Journalist Lawrence Machado Wraps-up Commonwealth Games in Birmingham

Commonwealth Games

SKILLED SCOTT SCOOPS SILVER Australia’s female boxing star Kaye Scott displayed all her champion qualities to win the light middleweight silver medal at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. Competing at her third straight Games, the 38-year-old Scott belied her age to come within a whisker of capturing gold in what would have been one […]

Dural Club Bowls

Dural Club Bowl

PHILLIP ASCOT NEARS A HALF CENTURY OF BOWLING At the recent AGM of the Dural Club Bowling Club Life Membership was awarded to the Club’s longest-serving member, Phillip Ascot. Phillip, a Dural resident, joined the Club in 1974 when it was a small club of around 25 members, mainly from farming families like Phillip’s. His […]

News from History Cottage

History Cottage

DURAL AND DISTRICT HISTORICAL SOCIETY INC Our June Roughley Memorial Lecture History Cottage in the Arcadia Community Hall last month, was an enjoyable and informative afternoon. Dr Ian Hoskins gave us much to talk about over dinner at the AGRA community evening. We hope to hear from him in the coming year. On the 10th September, […]

Castle Hill Art Society

Castle Hill Art Society

Mellissa Read-Devine “New Matisse Acrylics and Printmaking Kit” – 5th October Mellissa will demonstrate the new Acrylic paints by Matisse and also the new Printmaking kit which can be used to make cards etc. With a paper screen printing kit you can make many copies of your artwork – paper bags, handmade cards, wrapping paper […]