Rathgar Residents Association

The Rathgar Residents’ Association have produced this website as a resource to all residents of the area. It is intended to facilitate easy and direct communication with members of the committee and to provide a platform for residents to raise and discuss issues related to this area of Dublin city.

Contact Us

You can get in touch with our committee at any time for help and advice with planning issues, local matters and general enquiries. You can contact the relevant individual by using the contact form on our contact page.
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Become a Member

Joining the RRA is very easy and we welcome all people who have an interest in Rathgar. We now accept membership payments online.
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Noticeboard

Rathgar is a thriving community of the young and old, families and businesses. There's always lots on and plenty to do. Take a look at our noticeboard of local events and happenings to find out more.
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Latest News

Celebrate Christmas in Rathgar

December 03, 2018

Celebrate Christmas in Rathgar! Santa comes to town on Thursday December 6th to help switch on the Christmas lights and on Friday December 14th Christ Church Rathgar host their annual carol serivce. 

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October Gardening Courses in Terenure

August 29, 2018

Brian Matthews will be running a series of gardening theory classes in Terenure, Dundrum & Dun Laoghaire / Deansgrange this October. As a graduate of the Irish National Botanic Gardens (Glasnevin) with 20 years professional gardening experience Brian's goal is to raise more awareness of the health benefits of gardening to individuals & communities. More details can be seen on his website https://www.gardeningcourses.ie     Photo credit: Elaine Casap

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Master Composter Training

August 29, 2018

Learn how to compost everything in every way in this comprehensive training course. Dublin City Council, in conjunction with the EPA & Dublin City Council Parks and Landscape Services Department, invite you to join us at The Hive at Herbert Park in Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 (walking distance from the Landsdowne DART station) for an action packed programme to teach people how to reduce food waste and compost at home or within your community. Training consists of five evening classroom sessions and three weekend afternoon hands-on workshops to gain the knowledge required to stop food waste and save money as well as...

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Rathgar Horticultural Society 63rd Annual Show

June 28, 2018

The Rathgar Horticultural Society will hold their 63rd Annual Show on Saturday 7th July between 2.30 pm and 5.00 pm in Christ Church, Rathgar Village. Lots of friendly and fun competitions for keen gardeners; bring your fruit, vegetables and flowers for judging; You can request an entry form by emailing plantdesignbyhilary@gmail.com   

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The RRA Annual Front Garden Competition returns for 2018!

May 14, 2018

Another year has passed and with good weather breaking out at last our ever popular Garden Competition returns for 2018. The competition itself takes place in June with our judges busily examing the local gardening talent that has become very evident over the last number of years. 2017 saw some really inspiring entries and we are expecting the same high standard this year.  How To Enter The Garden Competition is open to all front gardens within the area of the Rather Residents Association (detailed here) No entry rules apply as all front gardens will be considered.  Just work hard...

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Metro Link Official Information Site

May 14, 2018

Here is a link to the official information site for Metro Link which residents may be keen to find out more about. The public consulation phase of the project wrapped up on  Friday 11th May 2018. https://www.metrolink.ie/#/home

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