Village Voice

VILLAGE VOICE

PENNANT HILLS DISTRICT CIVIC TRUST

On 18 October our Pennant Hills District Civic Trust held its AGM in the Pennant Hills Bowling Club to hear the President’s report on...

BEECROFT CHELTENHAM CIVIC TRUST

The recent banking Royal Commission has generated significant interest in the Beecroft Cheltenham area in more ways than one. In September I received a...

Morning Tea

The Friends of Mount Colah group and Mt Colah Pharmacy and Post Office would like to say a Big Thank you to everyone who...

Come to our AGM on 18 October

This month we’re holding our Annual General Meeting, a report to members on what we achieved over the past year; we also hold elections...

IHAPs working well

One of the responsibilities of the Beecroft Cheltenham Civic Trust is representing the local community, including working cooperatively with our Council. It’s been about six...

Gladys – enough is enough!

Finally, the Berejiklian Government is having a moment of pause in their developer-driven destruction of our suburbs. Planning Minister Roberts responded last May to the...
Vanessa Soady and children Zach, Xander and Arielle at the Street Library in Pierre Close, Mt Colah. Photo: Mick Gallagher

The next chapter for street libraries

Last year I wrote about the worldwide street libraries (AKA ‘little lending libraries’) phenomenon which promotes the joy of reading and has inspired members...

It’s all change on the trains

Over the past few weeks we have seen several articles in the Sydney press describing the dual problems of increasing congestion on Sydney's rail...
Under threat: Hillview in Turramurra

Hillview at risk

KATHY COWLEY FOKE has grave concerns for the future of Turramurra’s ‘Hillview’ and the ‘Hillview Heritage Conservation Area’ that borders Pacific Highway, Kissing Point Road...

Pennant Hills businesses living with uncertainty

PAUL TAYLOR, MEMBER OF THE PENNANT HILLS DISTRICT CIVIC TRUST Pennant Hills businesses and their employees may be the “collateral damage” of the Town Centre...