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Is Spring Really the Right Time to Sell Your Home?

Is Spring Really the Right Time to Sell Your Home?

Before we tackle this age-old question, let us take a quick look at the market in April and importantly what the chatter is around interest rates and home values. The Sydney market once again saw an increase in home prices for the month of April with a solid 1.3% increase in value according to Core […]

Local Alpacas Steal the Show

Local Alpacas Steal the Show

Despite the predicted torrential rain, alpacas were again in force at this year’s Hawkesbury Show, the 2nd largest regional agricultural show in Australia. Thanks largely to the construction of the new livestock pavilion, all the events scheduled were able to be completed. Local alpaca breeders attending the show included Gunnamatta Stud from Galston, Woolpaca Farm, […]

Pets @ Work

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 […]

Wiseman’s Ferry – It’s Just Up The Road

Wiseman’s Ferry – It’s Just Up The Road

WORDS AND PHOTOS: KARLENE BRUMMER When is the last time you paid a visit to Historic Wiseman’s Ferry? It is literally ‘just up Old Northern Road’ – about a half hour drive from Glenorie. While the devastating floods of the past two years caused major destruction to the valley, it is now business as usual […]

Zambi Native Wildlife Sanctuary’s Bold Mission for New Hospital

[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]Ben Dessen is the Director of Zambi Native Wildlife sanctuary at Dural – a non-profit animal charity with a mission to help Native animals in need. Ben (31) and his brother Sam (27) are also the live- in Caretakers. The […]