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Hardy’s Public Eye

Davo Hardy
By BEV JORDAN Davo Hardy spent most of 2021 at home in Bella Vista producing and directing his feature film Public Eye, with the assistance of local technical and creative talents. He was fortunate in that the brief period between lockdowns “fitted perfectly” with the shooting schedule, which is remarkable,…

The Boy From Oz

The Boy From Oz
Blackout Theatre is bringing one of the most successful musicals of all time, The Boy From Oz to the Pioneer Theatre in Castle Hill in January. The jukebox musical tells the life story of singer and songwriter Peter Allen through song and dance, especially songs written by the beloved Aussie…

Bella Vista Farm Takes a Break

Bella Vista
By GISELA HORNER | Volunteer, Bella Vista Farm The Friends of Bella Vista would like to thank all our visitors for their support during this past year. Although it has been a very difficult time for so many, Bella Vista has thrived thanks to the dedication of its volunteers. On…

Keeping Pets Happy

keeping pets happy
By RYAN FLOYD | HAWKESBURY COMPANION ANIMAL SHELTER As the Christmas season approaches, and our minds turn to holidays, summer weather and celebrations, it is important that we make plans that involve our pets. In the hot weather, with their fur or feather coats, they can quickly overheat. Make sure…

First Aid for Pets

First Aid for Pets
A new 3-hour virtual TAFE NSW course can give pet owners the skills to potentially save their animal’s life in a medical emergency. The TAFE Statement in First Aid for Pets online webinar, provides crucial tips in responding immediately to a sick or injured pet before taking it to a…

Oliver’s Vet Camp Role

OLIVER WHETTON is a 15-year-old with a big dream to be a vet. The Winston Hills resident will be taking part in his sixth Future Vet Kids Camp in January and has been invited to be the 2022 Ambassador. He was nine years old when he took part in his…

Bring a Touch of Paradise to your Home by Adding Palm Tree

Palms are perfect for adding a tropical look as well as cool shade to a garden or entertainment area. They have very lush attractive green foliage and with very little maintenance, can be a welcome addition to your garden. It is best to sort out the aspect and position where…

Armed Robbery of Hawkesbury

armed robbery
Charges laid following inquiries into armed robbery of Hawkesbury pub Friday, 17 December 2021 10:37:33 AM Robbery and Serious Crime Squad detectives have charged a man over the alleged robbery of a hotel in Sydney’s north-west earlier this year. Just before 10.30am on Monday 5 April 2021, three men –…
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