Galston District Garden Club

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Yes, it is winter but the Galston Community Hall, 37 Arcadia Road, Galston is WARM with heating and the comradery of people enjoying the Guest Speaker, browsing the Trading Table, taking cutting, hopefully winning a plant in the raffle while also having supper at the end of the meeting. We meet on the 2nd Wednesday […]

Fuel Prices Week Ending 19 July 2024

Fuel Prices Week Ending

Where to Buy the Cheapest Fuel Prices Week Ending 19 July 2024 Fuel Type: Unleaded 91 Petrol Station Name Address Fuel,Price  Shell Kenthurst 86 Kenthurst Rd, Kenthurst NSW 2156 197.90 Ampol Kenthurst 137 Kenthurst Rd, Kenthurst NSW 2156 195.90 Ampol Foodary Dural 917-923 Old Northern Rd, DURAL NSW 2158 219.90 EG Ampol Dural 532 Old […]

Ease Cost of Living Pressures with the Middle Dural Toy Library

Ease Cost of Living Pressures with the Middle Dural Toy Library

As families across the region feel the pinch from rising cost of living, the Middle Dural Toy Library offers a budget-friendly solution that doesn’t skimp on quality or fun. The toy library provides a sustainable way to keep children engaged and learning without the financial burden of purchasing new toys. For an annual fee starting at just […]

Hornsby Shire Council to Host Free Guided Winter Bushwalks for All Ages and Abilities

Free Guided Winter Bushwalks For All Ages And Abilities

With the winter season now underway, Hornsby Shire Council has unveiled its upcoming schedule of free guided winter bushwalks, aimed at providing an educational, safe and enjoyable outdoor experience for residents. To be held at various locations in and around Hornsby Shire, the program of events caters for all ages and abilities, some targeted at […]

Rural Roundup: Hornsby Councillor Warren Waddell

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June is always the time that we take stock of our finances. I am pleased to report that Hornsby Shire Council continues to track well in balancing the books. We carry no debt and the budget for the year ahead contains a modest 1.9 million surplus. Given an overall annual budget of $200 million containing […]

Celebrating the Local Sporting Champions in our Hills Community

More Needs to be Done to Help Thousands of Berowra Mortgage Holders Navigate Rising Interest Rates, Volunteer Grants, RFS Volunteers, community events, households, Australia Day, Julian Leeser, 3G Network Cost of Living, Local Sporting Champions

If you’re a family with a child who is a gifted sportsperson, it can be a great joy. However, I know that it can also place a great financial strain on your family, especially when they are called upon to represent their club, state, or country at major competitions. One of the great grant programs […]

Natural Greenspace is Vital for our Health

Natural Greenspace is Vital for our Health

By Clr Tania Salitra The World Health Organisation says there’s no single public health action that gives society as much benefit as natural greenspace does – for our physical and mental well-being, social interaction and preventing loneliness, for connection to nature and protecting the environment that we rely on to survive. It’s wonderful to see […]

Galston Aquatic Centre: Lockers to Ensure Responsible Trust, Security and Safety

Galston Aquatic Centre: Lockers to Ensure Responsible Trust, Security and Safety

By Cllr Dr Verity Greenwood, Hornsby Shire Council The refurbished Galston Aquatic Centre, opened in February, 2024, is a resounding success. Its popularity is certainly understandable as the Centre provides a range of family-friendly spaces and, for those people with a disability or in the process of rehabilitation, access to a multi-purpose changing area and […]

Council Grants To Help

Council Grant Program To Help

Two organisations on the coalface of the domestic violence crisis have received a major financial boost from The Hills Shire Council, sharing in $70,000 in grant funding. Council will award $40,000 to The Sanctuary, The Hills Women’s Shelter and $30,000 to the Lisa Harnum Foundation through its grant program to support the vital work they do in […]