Lighting Up the World

Children in impoverished countries who don’t have lights at home will soon be receiving the gift of a solar powered light because of a unique event at Pacific Hills Christian School. Junior School decided to celebrate Father’s Day this year – the first in two years due to COVID lockdowns – with the focus not […]

Probus Ponderings

The past month has brought many activities for members and visitors to the Combined Probus Club of Cherrybrook. The Powerhouse Museum at Ultimo was extremely interesting with diverse special exhibits to engage members followed by a delicious meal of excellent value at the Glasgow Arms Hotel. Our October Meeting welcomed Guest Speaker, Elizabeth Sequeria, who […]

Hills Recycling Centre a Possibility

The Hills Shire Council is considering the set up of a permanent drop off centre for common household wastes which aren’t collected in kerbside waste and recycling collection services. Council said it would prepare a report on the feasibility of setting up a Community Recycling Centre (CRC) which would accept items such as paint, gas […]

Return and Earn Set to Expand

Return and Earners in Castle Hill could be in for a massive update, with the NSW Government planning to expand the scheme so it includes containers like glass wine and spirits bottles and larger container. NSW Castle Hill MP Ray Williams said this is an exciting opportunity to build on one of Australia’s most successful […]

Foster Care Angels

Every year, Foster Care Angels aim to make Christmas a little brighter for vulnerable children and young people living in the foster care system. Historically, we supported vulnerable young people living in Residential Care Facilities. In recent years, we have expanded our Christmas Drive to include children and young people living in hotels and other […]