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Hello Wombat

The Hills-Hornsby Rural Koala Project (HHRKP) has been deploying wildlife cameras for over a year through the forests of Glenorie and Maroota. During this time many different animals have been caught on camera. It is very rewarding to see the range of animals that live in our area and this highlights the importance of our […]

Strike Force Twill To Investigate Child Sex Abuse Claims From The 1980s – Wisemans Ferry

THURSDAY, 20 APRIL 2023 01:52:57 PM Police have launched an investigation into reported child sex abuse offences in the state’s Hawkesbury region during the 1980s. Detectives attached to Hawkesbury Police Area Command established Strike Force Twill in October 2022, following a number of reports of alleged child sex abuse that occurred at a holiday park […]

Soft Plastics Recycling – It’s Not Dead and Buried

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/6″ offset=”vc_col-lg-1/5 vc_col-md-1/5 vc_col-xs-1/5″][us_image image=”86546″ size=”thumbnail” align=”left” style=”circle” has_ratio=”1″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/12″ offset=”vc_col-lg-4/5 vc_col-md-4/5 vc_col-xs-4/5″][vc_column_text]By Karlene Brummer[/vc_column_text][us_post_date][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I was devastated when the major Supermarkets put a pause on their plastic bag recycling scheme. As an avid recycler, I saved every scrap of clean soft plastic from my household and would take with me to deposit in the […]

Pets @ Work

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/6″ offset=”vc_col-lg-1/5 vc_col-md-1/5 vc_col-xs-1/5″][us_image image=”81787″ size=”thumbnail” align=”left” style=”circle” has_ratio=”1″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/12″ offset=”vc_col-lg-4/5 vc_col-md-4/5 vc_col-xs-4/5″][vc_column_text]By Nev The Newshound[/vc_column_text][us_post_date][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Welcome to your new monthly feature where we spotlight pets at work in the local community. Nev the Newshound aka “Scoop Dog” is a Rov(er)ing reporter who sniffs out the best animal ‘tails’ in the area. This month we […]