Julia Gillard to Plant Tree in Prime Ministers’ Corridor of Oaks

Julia Gillard to Plant Tree in Prime Ministers’ Corridor of Oaks
Posted: 26 Jul 2017
Mayor, Cr Mark Greenhill, will welcome former Prime Minister, the Hon Julia Gillard, to the Blue Mountains on Thursday 27 July for the traditional tree planting in the Prime Ministers’ Corridor of Oaks in Faulconbridge.

Scenic World Gives Back With New Philanthropic Program

Scenic World Gives Back With New Philanthropic Program
Posted: 26 Jul 2017
Scenic World has launched a new philanthropic program as part of the attraction’s ongoing effort to support the Blue Mountains and create a lasting impact that improves lives locally.

Industry Award Win for Echoes

Industry Award Win for Echoes
Posted: 26 Jul 2017
The chic Echoes Restaurant at Katoomba added another gong to its extensive trophy cabinet after taking home Restaurant of the Year (Mid-Range-Superior Hotels) at the 2017 Tourism Accommodation Australia (TAA) Awards on July 21.
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Blue Mountains and Blacktown Unite Against Badgerys Creek

Blue Mountains and Blacktown Unite Against Badgerys Creek
Posted: 25 Jul 2017
The Mayors of two of western Sydney’s largest councils – the City of Blue Mountains and Blacktown City Council vowed to keep fighting to protect their residents and ratepayers from the impacts of Western Sydney Airport at Badgerys Creek.

The Great Smartphone Debate: Is Your Child Ready for a Mobile?

The Great Smartphone Debate: Is Your Child Ready for a Mobile?
Posted: 25 Jul 2017
It seems as though kids are getting their first mobile phones earlier and earlier these days, some even during preschool *. But no two kids are the same and although some youngsters may own their own smartphone before the age of 10, others aren’t getting...

Civic Event: Prime Minisiters’ Corridor of Oaks - Faulconbridge

Civic Event: Prime Minisiters’ Corridor of Oaks - Faulconbridge
Posted: 24 Jul 2017
The Blue Mountains community is invited to attend the Official Tree Planting by the Hon. Julia Gillard at the Prime Ministers’ Corridor of Oaks, Jackson Park, Faulconbridge. This civic event is hosted by the Mayor, Cr Mark Greenhill.

The Penrith Community Kitchen Needs Your Help

The Penrith Community Kitchen Needs Your Help
Posted: 24 Jul 2017
The Penrith Community kitchen feeds approximately 500-800 people each week in the local Penrith kitchen at the back of the PCYC hall, giving any underprivileged or homeless person a home cooked hot lunch and perhaps a takeaway meal.

Blue Love - Shaun Parker & Company

Blue Love - Shaun Parker & Company
Posted: 23 Jul 2017
The Joan is bringing award-winning Australian choreographer Shaun Parker to Penrith to present Blue Love, a poetic and satirical take on the clichés of pop culture, romance, coupledom and suburbia. This quirky, character-based work combines multi-media...

Penrith Community Recycling Centre Opens

Penrith Community Recycling Centre Opens
Posted: 23 Jul 2017
Member of the Legislative Council Shayne Mallard MLC officially opened the Penrith Community Recycling Centre as part of the Government's 'Waste Less, Recycle More’ initiative on the 20th of July.

Reminder Reducing Winter Air Pollution

Reminder Reducing Winter Air Pollution
Posted: 22 Jul 2017
With winter well and truly in full swing now is the time for Blue Mountains and Lithgow residents to monitor their winter smoke pollution and ensure their fires are burning correctly.

"Make Your Mark" at Springwood Art Show

"Make Your Mark" at Springwood Art Show
Posted: 21 Jul 2017
Artists, photographers, sculptors, woodturners and craftspeople have been invited to "Make your mark" on the Blue Mountains arts scene by submitting work to the 41st Springwood Art Show in August.

National Family History Month

National Family History Month
Posted: 21 Jul 2017
Lithgow Library Learning Centre will present a photographic display and a morning of Family History discussions to celebrate National Family History Month during August.

Immunisation Rates in Nepean Blue Mountains Among Australia’s Best

Immunisation Rates in Nepean Blue Mountains Among Australia’s Best
Posted: 20 Jul 2017
Immunisation rates in the Nepean Blue Mountains region are amongst the highest in Australia particularly among two year old Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, according a government report released last month.

Campaign to Bring King Gizzard and the Wizard Lizard to the Biggest Little Town in Australia

Campaign to Bring King Gizzard and the Wizard Lizard to the Biggest Little Town in Australia
Posted: 20 Jul 2017
Hundreds of Blue Mountains locals are banding together to campaign for well known Australian band King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard to come to Katoomba.

Council Moves on Economic Development

Council Moves on Economic Development
Posted: 20 Jul 2017
Council at its meeting last Monday has placed Economic Development and Financial Management as major priorities, refocusing resources into two new Divisions, “Finance and Assets” and “Economic Development and Environment”.

Voting Now Open for People’s Choice Award 2017

Voting Now Open for People’s Choice Award 2017
Posted: 19 Jul 2017
Voting is now open for the popular BlueMountainsAustralia.com People’s Choice Award as part of the 2017 Blue Mountains Business Awards. Our community can once again show their appreciation for their favourite local businesses.

Blue Mountains Swampcare Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

Blue Mountains Swampcare Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary
Posted: 19 Jul 2017
The 10 year anniversary of Blue Mountains City Council’s Swampcare and Save our Swamps Program was celebrated at a Swamp Symposium recently that highlighted the significant and award-winning achievements of swamp restoration in the Blue Mountains.

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