Welcome to Blackburn Hamlet

Blackburn Hamlet is a unique suburban community surrounded by protected green space and just a stone’s throw from all the urban amenities of the City of Ottawa.

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Community Hall

Our Community Hall hosts social events, private functions, community meetings for the public, and many recurring fitness and social club programs.   Learn more …

Community Association

The Blackburn Community Association (BCA) is a grassroots, volunteer-run organization that supports and advocates on behalf of residents, businesses, and groups. Learn more …

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Support the BCA and experience the benefits of being a “card-carrying” member.

Upcoming Events

Events and Activities


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Recent News

No Spring Community Clean Up

The Spring Campaign of the GLAD Cleaning the Capital Program will NOT take place until further notice.    Due to the current COVID-19 situation no clean ups (e.g., spring clean ups) should be undertaken off your property. Residents have been advised to stay home and...

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The April BANAR is now available!

The April BANAR is now available!

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and essential services restrictions, this version of the BANAR is online only. Download your copy today to find the latest information on community events and links to reliable government information on this outbreak.

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The February BANAR is now available!

The February BANAR is now available!

Read the February 202 BANAR online now! This first issue of the new year is packed with great community info, from all the information about the new BCA board, updates from the Environment Committee including their Tree Team and the new NeighbourWoods program, as well...

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The September BANAR is now available!

The September BANAR is now available!

Read the September 2019 BANAR online now! In this back-to-school edition, read about the upcoming Cancer Chase, and find out about the successes of the 2019 FunFair and Canada Day celebration. Download your copy today! Paper copies have been delivered, with extra...

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The June BANAR is now available!

The June BANAR is now available!

Read the June 2019 BANAR online now! Check out all this FunFair edition for the full schedule. Also in this issue, the PARTICIPaction Community Better Challenge, Canada Day in the Hamlet, and more. Download your copy today! Paper copies to be delivered soon, with...

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2019 Blackburn Garage Sale

The date this year is Saturday, May 4th, the rain date is Sunday, May 5th.  Click here to open the map in Google Maps E-mail garagesale@blackburnhamlet.ca to have your garage sale added to the map, which will be published soon. Include address, times, and items you...

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