GIUSEPPE MILITELLO of Glenorie, a member of the Dural Country Club Fishing Club was thrilled with his recent catch of a 10kg Mulloway caught off the coast at Terrigal whilst on a charter boat “Sea Runner”. There will be many a feast for his family from this fish! Dural Country Club Fishing Club Inc. meet […]


SOME OF THE DURAL BOWLERS entered various events with considerable success. Two pairs entered, Ruth Keene with Diane Trovato and Sue Vindin with Christine Fitzgerald. Ruth and Diane reached the final only to be narrowly defeated by Wentworthville Leagues’ top team of Lee Benson and Jilly Bird who had also beaten Sue and Christine earlier. […]

News from the Friends of Fagan Park

ONE OF OUR PRIZED EXHIBITS is the 1927 Chevrolet truck owned by the Somerville family. It is featured in the late Hedley Sommerville’s book “A Taste of Ginger” on the history of the family in Hornsby. Family Matriarch Del Somerville explains the occasion in her message, “Many thanks to the Friends of Fagan Park who […]


The Aussie Pumps team checking out an emergency services project.

Rapidly expanding Australian Pump manufacturer, Australian Pump Industries is a genuine Hills district success story. The company’s innovative product range is renowned for its quality and performance, not just in Australia, but around the world. WE NEED YOU! The company offers a wide range of great careers from school leavers to mature age veterans. Jobs […]


We wish to send out a big thank you to everyone who has supported CWA of NSW – Galston Branch fundraising efforts over the past year, in particular the local businesses and individuals that made donations and attended our Charity Fashion Parade held in June. Your continued support has enabled us to make charitable contributions […]

Rise and Shine!

Winter presents us an opportunity to rest longer on our bed, rise recliners or on our favorite chairs. It is a challenge for some of us to get out of bed in the morning. It’s hard to move ourselves despite our best efforts. While we can continue to blame our body, its aches and pains […]

Elude Escape Rooms Charity Bike Ride

DARREN AND JULIA, the owners of Elude Escape Rooms situated in Galston, have just returned to Sydney after completing a 500km charity bike ride through Thailand. They discovered the bike ride through their Business Blueprint group, one of Australia’s leading business education programs that has been actively supporting the charity Hands Across the Water for […]


It’s amazing how technology has helped those individuals who have life threatening conditions and had to deal with it on a daily basis. In our family we have two members with Type 1 diabetes. Even if you are a Type 2, you may still understand the daily grind of testing your sugar levels to adjust […]

Arcadian Quilters Biennial Show

“With Spring around the corner, the ladies at the Arcadian Quilters’ Group are working hard to complete their creations for their Biennial Quilt Show, which will be held at the Galston Community Hall in Arcadia Road at Galston. The show really is an amazing exhibition, and testament to the commitment of this group of women […]

Hills AUSSI Masters Swimming Club

• Missing something in your life? • Beach swimming a bit dangerous and cold at the moment? • Wondering if you can ever complete 100metres butterfly without stopping? • Do you dream of the perfect tumbleturn? • Want to keep fit but don’t like pounding the pavement? If the answer is yes to any or […]