Galston Glenorie & Hills Rural News


Lifestyle Property Sets A New Price Record in Glenorie

Community News
A stunning ultra-modern residence – with a supersized home gym – has become the most expensive residential acreage in Glenorie selling for $4.35m through Lumby Hampson Real Estate. The impressive 4.45ha estate at 1313 Old Northern Rd was snapped up well before its scheduled auction to buyers from Wahroonga. Completed…

Remote baking by Middle Dural Scouts

Community News
Adrian is showing off his baking skills By Ian McArthur The Venturers continued with their innovative use of Zoom by holding a baking class supervised by head chef Tegan Edwards. Ingredients for brownies were sent out earlier and Tegan took them through the process very successfully as shown by Adrian…

Are you Spring Cleaning?

Community News
Are you Spring Cleaning? - Galston, Glenorie & Hills...
If you are, and you have found the extra fabric in your cupboards, the Castle Hill Days for Girls Team can use it. The work by the team to make and supply Sustainable Feminine Hygiene Kits to girls to help keep them at school is totally voluntary and all materials…

The Alan Buxton Story

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Alan Buxton
By Murray Mcdermott – Manager at Rowland Village BORN 04.12.1920 100 AND COUNTING. Alan Buxton was born in Parramatta on the 4th of December 1920. His parents were John and Mildred Buxton (nee Webb). Alan Buxton is immensely proud to say that his Great, Great Grandfather was Richard Webb, who,…

C and C Earthworks

Community News
C and C
The team from C and C Earthworks have earth moving in their blood. From an early age the owners, Nick and Mitch, who grew up in the Hills District, have been digging holes and moving dirt. Nick and Mitch, have now come together and combined their years of knowledge and…

CWA News

Community News
Nora is 62 and has dodged homelessness by living with friends and family, including her children. She was a stay-at-home mum and has no super or savings. Her husband recently passed away. She has not been able to afford to pay rent since. In recent years, older women have caught…

McArdle’s do Mullets for Mental Health

Community News
McArdle Tree Services understands the stressful times our community is currently experiencing. To add some support and laughter into our days they participated, during the month of September in a unique campaign to support The Black Dog Institute, Mullets for Mental Health. McArdles Tree Services happily matched, dollar for dollar,…

Mode Rental Review

Community News
By now you’ve probably read the headlines about the current buoyant real estate sales market. Since Covid-19 and the associated lockdowns, people appear focused on having an enjoyable lifestyle whilst in lockdown. The increase in demand for properties in our area is not isolated to sales. Over the past twelve…

Dural Toastmasters Club

Community News
Dural Toastmasters
NUMBER 3585, DISTRICT 90 • Are you about to go to Uni or start a job role that involves dealing with people? • Are you confident speaking in front of an audience? • Do you feel shyness is holding you back? • Are you scared to make a toast at…

Still Appreciating but Losing Steam

Community News, Property Market
annual property growth rate
Despite disruption from lockdown, Sydney property values continue to rise, albeit at a slower rate than we have been experiencing. According to CoreLogic data, days on market have increased marginally and auction clearance rates continue to perform well. The annual property growth rate at the moment, in monetary terms, nationally,…

The IPCC Report on Climate Change – What It Means for our Community

Community News
By John Alden On 9 August the IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) released a major report of enormous importance to ourselves, our children, and future generations. The report was titled “Climate Change 2021 – The Physical Science Basis” and is part of the 6th Assessment Report by the IPCC.…

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