Author: Darryn Capes-Davis
This year has tested our Aussie spirit as we have dealt with devastating droughts, fires and floods, not to mention a global pandemic that will change the way we live. While we go through this time of change, our country’s backbone will continue to be held together by our resilient volunteers who dedicate their time […]
And they are back! Hills Daily Grind are again offering their Drive through coffee at Balcombe Heights Estate every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8am. Grab your coffee and head up the driveway to say hi to us at Alive 90.5 FM.
If you are looking for ways to help others in the community at this time who may be isolated and vulnerable, local services need help now and volunteering opportunities are available. Many services are seeking the assistance of community members to reach out to those who might be socially isolated, and ensure food and other […]
Hills Relay for Life invite you to Relay at your place! Join in the virtual Relay From Home on the Hills Relay For Life Facebook page between 2pm and 6pm on Saturday, May 16 for a packed program of fun. Walk, create, cook, exercise and remember loved ones.
While the beloved Parramatta Farmers’ Markets in Parramatta have had to go on hold, many businesses from the markets are delivering now. Supporting local, artisan businesses has never been easier!
Mayor of The Hills Shire, Dr Michelle Byrne has announced the 2020-2021 Hills Shire Youth Ambassadors. Anthony Radic and Hayley Irving will take up the 12-month role which includes involvement in local youth activities, speaking at appropriate Council functions, attending youth award functions and Council community events, as well as being active participants and […]
In his role as a Community Fundraising manager, Greg Donovan knows that this year is so different in many ways to the normal. Due to the pandemic the Salvos won’t have events, be out visible in shopping centres or knocking on your door this year. The need has never been greater but the ability to […]
The mega Sydney Metro West project will significantly cut crowding on three major train lines, take tens of thousands of cars off the roads every day and support the creation of tens of thousands of new jobs in Western Sydney. This once-in-a-century infrastructure project will double rail capacity between Parramatta and the Sydney CBD and […]
5:54 am 25th April 2020 There’s no doubt that ANZAC Day 2020 will be very different to ANZAC Days of previous years. While we will not be broadcasting from any services or marches this year, there are still ways to acknowledge ANZAC Day and ensure our servicemen and women are appropriately remembered. In lieu of […]
If you live in Westmead or frequent Westmead Adult and or Children’s Hospitals you will have noticed a lot of work on Hawkesbury Road to enable its widening from Darcy Road to Jessie Street. Now the main Light Rail contractor, Parramatta Connect, like commence works along Hawkesbury Road and Hainsworth st. Parramatta Connect, the infrastructure works […]