On 21 June 2016, University of the Third Age (U3A) held a public seminar on the subject “Are McMansions eating up our Garden City? ” at the Hughes Community Centre.
The seminar was co-sponsored by the ACT Council on the Aging (COTA).
The seminar heard from two highly qualified speakers:
- Dr Leo Dobes (Adjunct Associate Professor Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU) and
- Patrick Troy AO (Emeritus professor ANU ((Human ecology and urban environment, ANU)
The event was part of a series of U3A/COTA lunchtime forums, held every Tuesday from June to October in the Hughes Community Centre Hall, 12.30 to around 1.45.
More details a from U3A on their website. https://www.u3acanberra.org.au/