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Richmond Community Learning Centre and Yarra City Council are proud and excited to be able to welcome you to Burnley Backyard, Richmond’s newest community development. Through local resident’s tireless efforts and campaigning, Burnley Backyard has regained its position as a thriving hub of activity, meeting the social, educational, creative and outdoor needs of the local community. We aim to support the community to connect with each other, strengthening local inclusiveness and ensuring everyone feels welcome to participate.


Burnley Backyard compromises four main spaces;

  • indoor meeting/activity room with full kitchen facilities,
  • larger studio room for arts and crafts, creative activities, classes and outdoor shed interests such as woodwork, bike maintenance etc., with kitchenette facilities
  • large outdoor grassed area with access to BBQ and amenities
  • Rental Garden plots-managed by the Richmond Community Garden Group (RCGG). For all information regarding rental plots and gardening activities, please contact RCGG at richmondcommunitygardengroup@gmail.com
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Want to GET INVOLVED? details here