Author: Darryn Capes-Davis
Less than 10 days to go! Last chance to register for Vinnies Community Sleepout Vinnies is urging individuals and teams from across Western Sydney to take advantage of the final days to sign up for the Vinnies Community Sleepout, helping to change the lives of thousands of people who reach out to the St Vincent […]
Learn about some of Australia’s history in the unique Hambledon Cottage, Parramatta.
A new annual exhibition in the upstairs rooms of Old Government House brings together items from the National Trust (NSW)’s collections and on loan from other sources, to provide new insights into the women who lived in, worked at and influenced this nationally significant place throughout its many decades of change. While many are known […]
The Hills Garden Competition is on again as part of The Hills Shire Orange Blossom Festival. The competition has a long history in the Hills Shire, with the first competition being run in 1959 as the brainchild of former Hills Shire Councillor Eric Mobbs. It became the forerunner of the Orange Blossom Festival, so has […]
This year’s Sydney Cherry Blossom Festival kicks off on Saturday (17 August), bringing you a festival all about food, flowers and feeling good. This year the Festival boasts a number of special theme days to inspire visitors of every age and experience. There are special days for kids, schools and seniors as well as social […]
Runners from across the world descended on Blacktown for the Westlink M7 Blacktown Running Festival on Sunday, 28 July. Marathon runners from across Australia, Great Britain, Hong Kong and the Unites States were eager to pound the motorway in one the world’s most unique running circuits. Blacktown City Mayor Stephen Bali MP congratulated the winners […]
Improving the Shire’s walkability and active transport links is one of a number of focuses highlighted in The Hills Shire Council’s Draft Local Strategic Planning Statement (LSPS). The LSPS, which is now on exhibition, proposes to improve connectivity between local centres, the public transport network and communities, as well as completing gaps in the regional […]
Thursday 12 September is R U OK?Day – a day when we’re reminded to ask, “Are you OK?” and and to remember every day of the year to support people who may be struggling with life’s ups and downs. We know that regular meaningful conversations can make a difference. And you don’t have to be […]
Darryn Capes-Davis Interviewed Children’s Medical Research Scientist Georgia Kafer to discuss Jeans for Genes. Friday 2nd August is Jeans for Genes Day. Find out more and donate at https://www.jeansforgenes.org.au
Winston Mall Children’s Centre is having a free Family Fun Day at Lions Park Winston Hills, Sunday 27th October 2019. This day will be from 10am – 2pm with lots of fun activities like animal farm, jumping castle, face painting, food and lots more fun!