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Acknowledgement Welcomed

By Bev Jordan Hills Shire Mayor Peter Gangemi won cross party approval for his move to strengthen ties to the indigenous community in the Hills. At Tuesday night’s Extraordinary Council meeting (January 11th) the first item on the agenda was to include Acknowledgement of Country at council meetings. “It is…

Schofield Man Unwraps $25,000 Instant Scratch

Schofield Man
Its top prize during quarantine A Schofield man is pleased to have come out of quarantine on a high note after scratching a $25,000 top prize on an Instant Scratch-Its ticket gifted by his friend. The top prize winning $2 Christmas Cheer Instant Scratch-Its ticket was purchased at Nextra North…

New Year Baby

New Year
The first baby of 2022 born at Norwest Private Hospital arrived in the early hours on the 1st January. Proud parents Anna and Daniel Sergi celebrated the New Year by welcoming Domenic, their 2.7 kg bundle of joy to the world at 5.32am. Domenic is the couple’s second child, and…

Hills Australia Day 2022

Hills Australia Day
A Tapas of tempting treats is on offer in the Hills Australia Day as COVID restrictions cause concerns. Community Flag raising events plus picnic sites Bella Vista, Castle Hill, Wiseman’s Ferry and Annangrove featuring coffee trucks, icecream vans and roving musicians are just some of the events being supported by…

Australia Day on the Hawkesbury 2022

Australia Day
In the interest of public health and safety, changes have been made to the planned Australia Day on the Hawkesbury event on Wednesday, 26 January. Australia Day on the Hawkesbury 2022 will be held at Governor Phillip Park, Windsor from 7pm to 9pm. Residents are invited to bring their friends…

Celebrate Australia Day in Blacktown City

Australia Day in Blacktown City
Enjoy breakfast with some feathered and furry friends and rock out to live music at the Rooty Hill this Australia Day in Blacktown City. Blacktown City Mayor Tony Bleasdale OAM said there was a range of exciting events and activities for people of all ages to enjoy, including a Wake…

We’re All Going On a Summer Holiday

Summer Holiday
Hawkesbury Regional Gallery and Nepean Arts and Design Centre, TAFE NSW have collaborated to present a free exhibition titled ‘We’re all going on a summer holiday!’ – a timely reflection of what a summer holiday is all about. 11 artists have created works in a range of media ranging from…
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