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Nominations open for Western Sydney Airport forum

Hawkesbury City Council has received advice that the Australian Government is now calling for nominations from the community to be a part of the...

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Seeds to Sow …… Promises to Keep

A little wilderness has appeared in my garden, sown by nature, not by me! It emerged beneath my Rosa Mutabilis, a romantic display of flowers in...

Galston VIEW Club June Luncheon

Galston VIEW Club, will be holding its June Luncheon meeting at Dural Country Club commencing at 11am on Wednesday 22nd June 2016. Our guest speaker...

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Santa coming to Pennant Hills in 1961

SANTA COMES TO PENNANT HILLS

In 1961, the children of the district were excited to learn that Santa Claus was coming to the vacant land between Mathers’ Boot shop...
Subiaco mansion (demolished 1961)

BENEDICTINE ORDER IN PARRAMATTA

The Benedictines were brought to Australia when the Roman Catholic archbishop in the colony, the English Benedictine Dr John Bede Polding, established two monasteries:...
Aerial View of Benedictine Abbey 1989

BENEDICTINE ABBEY IN WEST PENNANT HILLS

The Benedictine sisters moved from Subiaco, Parramatta to their retreat in Franklin Road West Pennant Hills in 1957. The land development of the new...

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