Rare Property with one of the Largest Dams in the Hills District Sells


Strong competition for a unique Dural acreage – with its own lake-size dam – resulted in a $4.61m sale at auction through Lumby Hampson. property The 2.03ha estate at 4 San Remo Place attracted 19 registered bidders with an opening offer of $3.35m. It quickly jumped above $4m and sold above expectations under auctioneer Kate Lumby. […]

How Did We Ever Survive?


MARK COUPER – DURAL CHAMBER MEMBERSHIP OFFICER Recently I was happily working on my spreadsheet when all of a sudden my universe came to a stop as my Internet crashed, so I lost access to all my files in the cloud. Looking back I thought to myself, how did I ever survive in the 70s, […]

Win A Street Library – A Beautiful Tiny Home for Books in Your Front Yard

Street Library

By Christopher Parsons Hornsby Shire Council is once again offering its free Street Library program, where up to 20 people living in the Hornsby Shire local government area can get their very own Street Library! Street Libraries are cute ’small build’ structures normally located on private property that allows public access for free book exchange […]

Probus Ponderings – A Fond Farewell to Zoom


The October meeting of the Combined Probus Club of Cherrybrook was one filled with a heady mix of nostalgia and optimism. With fingers crossed we held what we hope was our final Zoom meeting, a strange feeling of farewelling a faithful servant that helped us through the difficult times of lockdown and revelling in returning […]

Liberal HQ Drops Mayor

NSW Liberal

By Bev Jordan Hills Shire Mayor Michelle Byrne may run as an Independent candidate for the post of Hills Mayor in the December 4th Local Government Elections after being dumped from the Liberal ticket by the Liberal State Executive in favour of North Ward councillor Peter Gangemi. Several current Liberal councillors also failed to win endorsement […]

Local Business – Open For All Your Shopping


WESTLEIGH VILLAGE #supportlocalsmallbusiness Westleigh Village is a vibrant local shopping centre located less than 5 minutes from Pennant Hills Road – take the Duffy Avenue exit and go straight ahead! We are so thrilled to welcome back ALL of our retailers to Westleigh Village now that restrictions have been eased. Thank you for shopping locally! […]

Tree of Joy

Tree of Joy

BY CAROL RUSSELL The Rotary Club of West Pennant Hills and Cherrybrook is running two Tree of Joy this year. One is in partnership with Cherrybrook Village Shopping Centre and is our 30th annual Tree of Joy. The other is in partnership with Westleigh Village taking over from the Thornleigh Club who handed in their […]

Supersized Acreage Listed On The Market In Sydney’s Hills District

Supersized Acreage Listed On The Market In Sydney’s Hills...

An ultimate lifestyle acreage estate featuring two expansive luxury homesteads – one spanning 951sqm – has hit the market in Dural through Lumby Hampson. The multi-MBA award-winning property located at 2 Haven Place – surrounded by incredible gardens designed by Rolling Stone Landscapes – could set a new benchmark for the blue ribbon semi-rural suburb. […]

Infinity Park Set To Be Launched Onto The Market At Norwest

Infinity Park

Buyers will have their first opportunity next month to purchase into a unique lifestyle estate designed with spaces to explore, escape and retreat. Infinity Park, overlooking Castle Hill Country Club Golf Course at Norwest, is holding a VIP launch on November 13 and 14. It is part of a vibrant new vertical community by the […]

Annual property Growth Rate Fastest Since 1989

Annual property Growth Rate

Despite losing steam since the highs of the market in March, data from CoreLogic indicate an annual property change in values for Sydney is 23.6%, with national values rising at the fastest pace since 1989. Despite the rise in new listings, the high rate of absorption i.e fast rate at which properties are being sold continues to […]