Helping Hand for Blue Mountains Cancer Help – Katoomba

Helping Hand for Blue Mountains Cancer Help – Katoomba
Posted: 30 Jun 2016
A re-elected Turnbull Coalition Team will commit $2,000 to Blue Mountains Cancer Help – Katoomba to assist with the valuable contribution they make to this community.

Business Awards Open Wednesday July 6th

Business Awards Open Wednesday July 6th
Posted: 30 Jun 2016
Only one week until applications are open for the 2016 Blue Mountains Business Awards presented by the Blue Mountains Regional Business Chamber. All businesses that are based in the Blue Mountains and have been operating for more than twelve months are...

Funding for Recycling Program at North West Disability Services

Funding for Recycling Program at North West Disability Services
Posted: 29 Jun 2016
Louise Markus, Federal Member for Macquarie, visited the North West Disability Services (NWDS) site at Richmond to announce $8,997 in funding under the Stronger Communities Programme.
Australian Ugg Boots, Sheepskin and Cowhide Products
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Call to discuss your next web project. Phone: 4751-7298
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Plumbing, Drainage, Gasfitting, Electric Eel. Ph:4759-2748
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Your local independent cinema. All tickets all sessions $12.00 per person.
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Glenbrook Cinema
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Never Did Me Any Harm, Is Coming To The Joan

Never Did Me Any Harm, Is Coming To The Joan
Posted: 29 Jun 2016
The second production in the Joan’s 2016 Brave New Work season is the critically acclaimed Never Did Me Any Harm. Receiving rave reviews at its premiere at Sydney Festival and subsequent tours to Adelaide and Melbourne Festivals, Never Did Me Any Har...

Second Show Announced For In The Mood

Second Show Announced For In The Mood
Posted: 29 Jun 2016
A 2pm matinee on Sunday 11 September has just been announced for IN THE MOOD – a brassy all-singing-all-dancing celebration of the life and times of a great generation with fabulous singers, hypnotic swing dancers and the String of Pearls Big Band Or...

Coalition to Deliver Automatic Irrigation System at Knapsack Oval in Glenbrook

Coalition to Deliver Automatic Irrigation System at Knapsack Oval in Glenbrook
Posted: 28 Jun 2016
Louise Markus, Federal Member for Macquarie, today announced a re-elected Turnbull Coalition Government will commit $30,000 to Blue Mountains Football Club for an automatic irrigation system at Knapsack Oval in Glenbrook.

New Permanent Museum Exhibit at Woodford Academy

New Permanent Museum Exhibit at Woodford Academy
Posted: 28 Jun 2016
On Saturday 2 July at 1pm the Woodford Academy is honoured to officially open a new permanent museum exhibit that provides an important Aboriginal perspective of local heritage and culture within the Blue Mountains oldest building. The museum exhibit...

Prestigious National Award Presented To Katoomba Street Art Walk

Prestigious National Award Presented To Katoomba Street Art Walk
Posted: 28 Jun 2016
Blue Mountains City Council and Street Art Murals Australia attended the 2016 National Award for Excellence in Local Government presentation on Tuesday 21 June 2016 to receive the prestigious award for the popular Katoomba Street Art Walk project.

Coalition to Deliver Solar and Battery Storage Boost for Community Groups in Macquarie

Coalition to Deliver Solar and Battery Storage Boost for Community Groups in Macquarie
Posted: 28 Jun 2016
A re-elected Turnbull Government will help community groups in Macquarie to lower their power bills and play their part in reducing Australia’s emissions by providing $100,000 towards the cost of installing solar.

NAIDOC in the Blue Mountains 2016

NAIDOC in the Blue Mountains 2016
Posted: 27 Jun 2016
The 2016 National Aboriginal and Islander Day of Celebration (NAIDOC) in the Mountains will see Blue Mountains City Council, the Aboriginal Advisory Council and the Blue Mountains Aboriginal Culture and Resource Centre (ACRC) host a range of events from...

Blue Mountains: Squeaky Wheel Wins Some!

Blue Mountains: Squeaky Wheel Wins Some!
Posted: 27 Jun 2016
Member for Blue Mountains, Trish Doyle MP, summed up the State Budget by saying: “This budget fails our community in many ways. It fails the pupils and parents and teachers in our schools. It fails the patients in our hospitals.”

‘Share Some Warmth’ - Last Chance to Donate!

‘Share Some Warmth’ - Last Chance to Donate!
Posted: 26 Jun 2016
Calling all local Businesses! Since the beginning of June, the Penrith Community has rallied together to provide some warmth to people experiencing homelessness in the area, donating over 200 blankets, sleeping bags and tinned food items to date.

Council Connects Woodford Community with New Footpath

Council Connects Woodford Community with New Footpath
Posted: 26 Jun 2016
Blue Mountains City Council has completed the construction of a new footpath along Railway Parade and Park Road in Woodford, providing safe pedestrian access for local residents, including school children, to walk between north and south Woodford.

Memories of Jackie Brooks

Memories of Jackie Brooks
Posted: 26 Jun 2016
Saturday 25th June would have been Jacki Brooks' 114th Birthday. In memory of this prominent member of the Blue Mountains Aboriginal Community, his grandson Jay would like to share these stories of two of Jackie's winning football games, published in...

Road Upgrades for Hawkesbury Showground

Road Upgrades for Hawkesbury Showground
Posted: 25 Jun 2016
Hawkesbury Showground will benefit from a re-elected Turnbull Coalition Government with the announcement on 22nd June of a $300,000 commitment to the upgrading of roads within the Showground. Minister for Major Projects, Territories and Local Government,...

Labor Will Fibre Up The Blue Mountains

Labor Will Fibre Up The Blue Mountains
Posted: 25 Jun 2016
A Shorten Labor Government will roll out 21st century optic fibre to up to 28,000 local homes and businesses in the Blue Mountains.

The Goon Show Live! In Katoomba This July

The Goon Show Live! In Katoomba This July
Posted: 25 Jun 2016
It's Yulefest time again, and Entertainment Blue Mountains' regular dinner and show event is on again! It's hard to believe that The Goon Show LIVE! has been successfully running since 2013, and people keep on coming back for more!

$100,000 Commitment to Bowens Creek Fire Trail

$100,000 Commitment to Bowens Creek Fire Trail
Posted: 24 Jun 2016
Residents of the Macquarie electorate and visitors to the region will benefit from the opening of the Bowens Creek Fire Trail, following the announcement on Wednesday 22nd June of a $100,000 commitment by the Turnbull Government.

Labor Will Fix Mobile Blackspots In Macquarie

Labor Will Fix Mobile Blackspots In Macquarie
Posted: 24 Jun 2016
A Shorten Labor Government will help fix mobile blackspots across the Macquarie electorate. Shadow Minister for Communications, Jason Clare, and Labor candidate for Macquarie, Susan Templeman, yesterday announced that a Shorten Labor Government will...

Going Walkabout in Sydney’s Blue Mountains

Going Walkabout in Sydney’s Blue Mountains
Posted: 24 Jun 2016
The term ‘walkabout’ is synonymous with Australia in many travellers’ imaginations. It’s not surprising, then, to find a proliferation of activities identifying themselves as such, from bushwalking to city street outings, bus excursions and zoo tours...

June 24th is International ‘Take Your Dog to Work Day’

June 24th is International ‘Take Your Dog to Work Day’
Posted: 24 Jun 2016
Employers are today asked to open their doors to their pet owning employees to encourage and promote the benefits of pet ownership and animal adoption.

Millions For Penrith in 2016-17 NSW Budget

Millions For Penrith in 2016-17 NSW Budget
Posted: 23 Jun 2016
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith today welcomed the release of the 2016-17 New South Wales budget that sees the government continue to deliver for the people of Penrith.

Explore Blue Mountains History with a Creative Twist

Explore Blue Mountains History with a Creative Twist
Posted: 23 Jun 2016
The Greater Blue Mountains Heritage Trail Open Day is set to return on Saturday 2 July 2016 and brings with it a new creative opportunity for visitors. Local businesses and organisations throughout the region will once again open their doors and once...

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