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READ US ONLINE: thebushtele.com.au                                                            THURSDAY 13 December 2012                                                Est. 1986

          Cricket SUCCESS for Asquith Boys!

                                                                                                                                              Sydney North Regional
                                                                                                                  Alan Davidson Shield State School cricket knockout

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                                                                                “While it’s important for our            Transport for NSW has since
M    att Kean MP and descendants
     of the Foster Family celebrated
Berowra’s local history by unveiling
                                       “The store really was the heart of the
                                       local community and provided much
                                       more than groceries – it also sold
                                                                                communities to continue to build,
                                                                                develop and grow, it’s just as
                                                                                                                         collaborated with Hornsby Shire

a sign at Berowra Railway Station      stock and feed produce and provided      important to take a minute to            achieve this.
to commemorate the Foster’s            a telephone exchange service.”                                                    Photo: L-R: Stephen Foster, Liam
General Store.                         During the Depression the store          communities what they are today,”        Husband, Ross Foster, Matt Kean
“Foster’s Store was founded by Jack    played a particularly vital role in      said Mr Kean.                            MP, Merran Husband, Elaine Foster,
Foster and operated in the Berowra     holding the community together by        Local resident Maree Foster              Maree Foster, Tony Bray, Yvette Bray,
community from 1914 until the          providing basic supplies to families     raised the idea to commemorate           Gregory Foster, Jeannette Foster and
1950s,” Mr Kean said.                  doing it tough.                          Foster’s General Store in 2010.          Jessica Foster.

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The Bush Telegraph Weekly – Thursday 13 December 2012                                                                                                                  3
PHILIP RUDDOCK                                                                                           J  ust recently I attended a dinner
                                                                                                            for Catholic Community Services
SUPPORTS STUDIO ARTES                                                                                    and met many wonderful people
                                                                                                         who spend much of their time
FUNDRAISER                                                                                               being a carer. Their contribution
                                                                                                         goes largely unnoticed yet it is such
                                                                                                                                                             However we
                                                                                                                                                             do need to be
Sydney experienced heatwave conditions on Saturday 1st December,                                         a vital one. Many are involved in                   proactive in
but Berowra MP Philip Ruddock says the “hottest” place in town was the                                   helping the sick, frail, elderly or                 getting things
Hornsby Mall!                                                                                            immobile with simple but important                  moving as the
“The energy of the Studio Artes performers was electric and you could                                    tasks such as running errands,                      steady decline
feel their passion and delight as they danced for a very receptive                                       helping with housework, providing                   of the west
audience,” said Mr Ruddock.                                                                              transport for appointments or                       side needs to
Philip was participating in the ‘Ride a day in my wheels’ fund raiser,                                   just visiting for a chat. Their                     be reversed
which aimed at raising public awareness of the obstacles which                                           contribution must be commended.                     sooner rather
wheelchair-bound people face, as well as raising funds.                                                  On behalf of the residents of                       than later. Visit
During his time in a wheelchair, Mr Ruddock said he experienced just                                     Hornsby I want to again thank all                   our website
how hard it can be to access public facilities, such as cafes.                                           carers for their contribution to our                for the online
                                                       “Premises which                                   community life; we are very proud                   survey. We
                                                       most of us enter                                  of you.                                             thank you in
                                                       and leave without                                 On a different note, I would like to                advance for your ideas.
                                                       a thought became                                  highlight that Council is commencing                I would like to take this
                                                       destinations                                      a study of the west side of Hornsby                 opportunity to wish all Bush
                                                       requiring much                                    and would like your input. I’d like to              Telegraph Weekly readers a very
                                                       thought and                                       make the west side precinct unique                  Merry Christmas and a safe and
                                                       assistance,”                                      to Sydney. Please let me know                       relaxing summer break.
                                                       he said.                                          whether you share my vision or
                                                       “I am particularly                                if you have other great ideas as                    Steve Russell
                                                       grateful to all                                   I am certainly not always right.                    Mayor of Hornsby Shire Council
                                                       those who helped
                                                       me raise over
                                                       $1,200 for my
                                                       part in the day’s
                                                                                                         XMAS BUSH DANCE
                                                                                                                                        Mick Gallagher and his Bushrockers band will
                                                       activities.”                                                                     hold a Family Christmas Bush Dance this Sunday 16
                                                                                                                                        Dec. The evening kicks off at 5pm with the ‘5 Lands’
                                                                        Photo: Lions                                                    band with didgeridoo, followed by the ‘Bushrockers’
                                                                        member Pearl Lin                                                7-9pm. The venue is The Rhythm Hut, a short walk
                                                                        & Philip Ruddock                                                from the station, Unit 7 /141-145 Erina St (far north
                                                                                                                                        end) Gosford. Cost: $20 for the whole evening.
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Catholic Schools Robotics                                                                                                                                                                        parliament which will affect all pool
                                                                                                                                                                                                 owners in NSW in a bid to reduce

Competition                                                                                                                                                                                      the number of children drowning in
                                                                                                                                                                                                 backyard swimming pools.
Six systemic Catholic schools in the Diocese of Broken Bay competed for the                                                                                                                      The legislation states that pool
title of champions in the inaugural Lego Mindstorms NXT Waiter Competition                                                                                                                       owners will have 12 months to
including St Bernard’s Catholic School, Berowra Heights.                                                                                                                                         register their pool and declare
The Catholic schools from Berowra Heights, Lake Munmorah, Warnervale,                                                                                                                            it meets safety standards. It will
Woy Woy, Wyoming and Wyong competed live via video link with the robot                                                                                                                           become compulsory for pool owner
they had built and programmed in teams.                                                                                                                                                          who are selling or leasing their
The objective of the contest was to clear four plates off a table in the quickest                                                                                                                property to have their pool inspected.
time possible without the robot falling off. The winning school on the day                                                                                                                       Owners who fail to comply with new
was St Bernard’s with a winning robot time of 8.1 seconds!
Mrs Luanna Fletcher, Principal at St Bernard’s, was very pleased with the level
                                                     of student engagement                                                                                                                       For more information or to
                                                     with the competition, “All                                                                                                                  arrange a Safety assessment,
                                                     of the students have really                                                                                                                 contact Roger Dover from
                                                     honed their analytical skills                                                                                                               Pool Compliance Services
                                                     to meet the competition                                                                                                                     on 1300 794 413. www.
                                                     challenges. The contest                                                                                                                     poolcomplianceservices.com.au
                                                     has really brought out our
                                                     school’s competitive spirit!”                                           Georgie Effenberg                                                   For an obligation free market
                                                     Photo: The winning                                                      Principal / Licensee                                                appraisal please contact
                                                     Robotics team at St                                                      Laing + Simmons                                                    Georgie Effenberg on 0431
                                                     Bernard’s Catholic                                                         0431 968 453                                                     968 453 or send an e-mail to
                                                     School, Berowra Heights.                                                                                                                    georgie@lshornsby.com.au
                                                                                                                  Do you own a swimming pool?
Cricket Success for Asquith Boys                                                          Continued from
                                                                                              front cover
                                                                                                                  Swimming pool legislation changes
                                                                                                                  have been passed through
The bowling highlights were Nick Miller 1/21, George Blackwood 2/23,
                1/16, Ed Hollis 1/20, Liam Kissick 1/8 and Zac Smith 0/10.
                     Sinnico, Verduin, Norman and Raymond restricted the                                          1ST MT COLAH/MT KURING-GAI SCOUTS …
runs. Mark Wilson took a brilliant catch and Aaron Fulwood only conceded 3                                        … are selling CHRISTMAS TREES, for one day only,
byes behind the stumps. But Tuggerah still felt they had set a competitive total.                                 on Saturday 15th December
The run chase saw Asquith get off to a solid start as they batted in a sensible                                   Hwy, Mt Colah, from 8 am until sold. $10 per tree and local
yet commanding fashion as they hit some classic off side drives and ruthless                                      delivery is available.
pull shots. Captain, Edward Hollis (64*) put on a match winning partnership                                       Come and see us and know you will be supporting a local
with Mitch Easy as Asquith romped home to an 8 wicket win in the 26th over.                                       scouting group which has now been in their new premises
The victory was a major highlight in an exciting time for cricket at ABHS.                                        for 1 year, after 7 long years without a home of their own.

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The Bush Telegraph Weekly – Thursday 13 December 2012                                                                                                                                                                                                                            5

Dear BT,                                                          Proudly sponsored by                     staff with a special visit from Santa. 10.30-
Thanks for the heart felt responses to my letter                  BEROWRA RSL CLUB                         11.30am. Epping Library.
about the parking spaces for seniors in Berowra                     www.clubberowra.com                    TUES 18TH DECEMBER
(TBTW 6/12/12).                                                                                            Local Shopping Bus Service. Home
I appreciate all those who took time to reply
                                                                    ph: 9456 1844                          pickups Berowra areas. Free to elderly Ph 9456
to be able to share our varying opinions without                                                           Hornsby Seniors Tenpin Bowling Group
judgement. Thank you Bush Tele for giving             THURS 13TH DECEMBER                                  10am AMF Centre, George Street, Hornsby.
us space in your publication to use as our                  THE BUSH TELEGRAPH WEEKLY                      Cost $13.50 includes 2 games and morning
“soapbox”. Letters like these certainly make the                         OUT TODAY!                        tea. New members welcome to join for fun and
Bush Tele worth reading!                              Aglow International Australia – Hornsby. encouragement. Enq Alan 9456 5592 or email
I recently saw a very small child nearly get run      All women invited to come and be refreshed in        alananita@gmail.com
over in the Coles basement car park as they           the Spirit at Hornsby RSL Club, 7pm for 7:30.        Christmas Pantomime Enjoy a magical
raced their older sister to their car. The frazzled   Entrance $10 – (includes Supper).                    pantomime experience performed by the library
mother was 20m away, trying to control a trolley      Apex Santa Sleigh Warrina Street Oval from           staff with a special visit from Santa. 10.30-
with a family load of groceries down a ramp that      6pm. Weather permitting, we will also have a         11.30am. Hornsby Central Library.
is supposed to be suitable for disabled people        jumping castle and sausage sizzle and drinks         WED 19TH DECEMBER
(disabled parking spaces in a basement with no        available.                                           Wednesday Lunch Club 11:30am at Berowra
lift is a poor joke). That prompted me to suggest     Free Learn To Meditate Experience Peace              Community Health Centre, 123 Berowra Waters
parent and child spots, not for myself but I felt     & Mental Silence. Hornsby Willow Community           Rd, Berowra Hts. For transport provided or more
empathy for that mother and others with little        Centre Leisure and Learning Hall 7:30-9:00pm.        info call Sandra Bryson or Marie Brooks on 9456
kids who get distracted and forget the dangers of     Ph: 9476 3323 (>4PM) or 0425 223 304.                3344.
running into a car park.                              FRI 14TH DECEMBER                                    Helping Hands Craft Group 9:30am –
Maybe centre management should make the               Friday Bingo Berowra Community Health                2:20pm Asquith Leisure & Learning Centre, Lords
newly allocated seniors car parking spaces joint      Centre, 123 Berowra Waters Rd, Berowra Hts. For Ave., Asquith. New Members Most Welcome.
senior/disabled. That way people like Rachel          transport provided or more info call Sandra Bryson Cost $5 includes morning tea, bring own lunch.
will always get their much needed spot, close         or Marie Brooks on 9456 3344.                        Enq Anita 9456 5592 or email alananita@gmail.
to the doors. However these senior/disabled           Friday Fellowship St Pauls Anglican Church,          com.au
spots should be wider to allow older people more      Pearces Corner, Wahroonga. 10:30am church            Bushwalks for Fun & Fitness
space to get in and out of their cars.                service followed by luncheon. Carols and             keep kinetically energised with our Wednesday
My mother (75) said she sees many people who          Readings and Christmas Luncheon. All welcome.        Twilight Bushwalks. 6:45pm to approx 7:45pm.
are obviously NOT old NOR disabled using the          Also some day excursions. Enq Jenny Delaney          Enq. 0400 873 532 or www.trekfa.org/welcome_
designated old age and disabled spots so it’s         9489 2863.                                           twilight
almost pointless having the spots marked out.         Country Women’s Association (CWA)                    Christmas Pantomime Enjoy a magical
Let’s make a plea to able-bodied shoppers in          monthly meeting from 9.30am for 10.00am start,       pantomime experience performed by the library
Berowra to reserve the disabled and the aged                                                               staff with a special visit from Santa. 10.30-
parking spaces for those who really need them.        Highway, Hornsby (next to the TAFE). All ladies      11.30am. Pennant Hills Library.
Happy “Berowra Village” shopping to us all!           are welcome. For further information please          Asquith View Club Christmas Lunch meeting
Merann Bartle, received online                        contact Joyce on 9484 7229.                          11.00 for 11.30am. Asquith Golf Club, Lord St.,
                                                      Christmas Pantomime Enjoy a magical                  Mount Colah. We will be entertained by Fipple
Dear BT,                                              pantomime experience performed by the library        Flutters a Recorder Group. New members and
Sean and I just wanted to write to Kathie and         staff with a special visit from Santa. 10.30am-      visitors most welcome. For further details please
Denise and all the people at The Bush Telegraph       11.30am. Berowra Library.                            phone Helen on 9457 6118.
Weekly to say a big thank you.                        SAT 15TH DECEMBER
Our thank you is for all the support you have given   Bushwalks for Fun & Fitness
to us and all members of the Berowra community        keep kinetically energised with our Saturday
over the past year. The Bush Tele helps so many       Sunrise Bushwalks. 7:30am to approx 9:30am.          BEROWRA RSL CLUB -
                                                      Enq. 0400 873 532 or www.MyBushWalks.org
at all our homes so many years ago, and in 2012       Gingerbread House Making Come with the
it still continues. The Bush Tele gives us all the    family and make a Gingerbread House for the
local news and how our support organisations are      Christmas table. The cost is $31 which includes all              On the sunny Skydeck
helping people. Thank you for the photographs         materials. 2-3pm. Pennant Hills Library, call 9847          with kids outdoor play area!
and the memories of those whom we may have            6738 for further information.                        Bistro Specials:
lost in the past 12 months. There is not a week       SUN 16TH DECEMBER                                    Tuesdays – Chicken Schnitzel $7
goes by where The Bush Tele is not appreciated        Hawkesbury River Dragonboat Club                     Wednesdays – Rump steak $9
by everyone in our community. We hope that all                                                             Thursdays – Roast of the day $10
                                                      trains every Sunday morning at Parsley Bay
                                                                                                           Fridays – Lunch: Fish ‘n’ Chips $7,
who work in The Bush Tele have rest, relaxation       Brooklyn. New members welcome. Please contact
                                                                                                           Dinner: Chicken Parmigiana $12.50,
and Santa Claus will spoil all of you, and we look    hawkesbury.riverdragons@gmail.com or Katie           Seafood Platter for two $35
forward to seeing you in 2013.                        0438 798 688.                                        Saturdays – Surf ‘n’ Turf $18.50,
The Berowra community has grown so much;              MON 17TH DECEMBER                                    Seafood Platter for two $35
however the care of people in our community is        Monday Games 10:30am – 1pm Berowra                   Sundays – Kids eat FREE! (Conditions apply).
one part of Berowra that never changes.               Community Health Centre, 123 Berowra Waters
Sean and I wish everyone a Merry Christmas and        Rd, Berowra Hts. For transport provided or more
hope everyone has wonderful Christmas with your       info call Sandra Bryson or Marie Brooks on 9456
family and friends. May the New Year 2013 bring       3344.                                                         Present this voucher for:
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Berowra community.                                    women, 50+, offers diverse program of activities.        FRI/SAT RAFFLES - BUY $10 OF
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                                                                                                                                                GIVE THE GIFT
                                                                                                                                                that gives back
STUDIO ARTES AWARDED                                                                                                                            It’s that time of year again; end
                                                                                                                                                of year parties, Christmas get-
$26,500 ARTS NSW GRANT                                                                                                                          togethers, great food, full bellies…
                                                                                                                                                And then there are the presents!
                                                                                                                                                Wouldn’t it be great to give a gift
State Member for Hornsby
                                                                                                                                                that’s not only valuable, but also
Matt Kean MP today presented
                                                                                                                                                gives back to our community?
Hornsby-based disability                                                                                                                        Welcome to the philosophy behind
group, Studio ARTES, with a                                                                                                                     Local Love. Owner Tim is passionate
$26,500 grant, as part of new                                                                                                                   about supporting a return to shopping
project funding under NSW’s                                                                                                                     local as well as raising money for
Arts Funding Program (AFP).                                                                                                                     community organisations.
                                                                                                                                                Local Love has worked with local
Studio ARTES provides art and creative
                                                                                                                                                community businesses to create the
programs to adults with disabilities.
                                                                                                                                                Local Love Card – it’s like a trade card
The funding will go towards the
                                                                                                                                                just for locals. For only $40 it gives
creative development and public
                                                                                                                                                shoppers more than a year’s worth
presentation of the cross-artform
                                                                                                                                                of ongoing offers at over 150 shops
project, ‘From Page to Puppetry’.
                                                                                                                                                between Brooklyn and Roseville.
The project will link the studio’s
                                                                                                                                                25% from every sale ($10) goes back
members with established artists and
                                                                                                                                                to essential community organisations
arts organisations for a three phase
                                                                                                                                                such as Hornsby Hospital, so it really is
initiative inspired by their interest in
                                                                                                                                                the Christmas gift that gives back.
writing. The project focuses on creating
                                                                                                                                                You can purchase Local Love Cards
new work and includes an exhibition
                                                                                                                                                online at www.local-love.org.
at Gaffa gallery and the creation of an
online digital media piece.                 “The ‘From Page to Puppetry’ project      annual Arts Funding Program.
“This extra funding will greatly            will further allow the studio’s members   “Funding for new projects forms
enhance Studio ARTES’ fantastic             to expand their creative talents and      an integral part of this program by
work,” Mr Kean said.                        strengthen their skill set”.              encouraging new artistic and cultural
“Studio ARTES provides its members          Minister for Tourism, Major Events,       activities to flourish and grow,”
with various opportunities to learn         Hospitality, Racing and the Arts,         Mr Souris said.
and develop their artistic and cultural     George Souris said the New Projects       A full list of the New Projects
potential for the betterment of the local   funding was allocated as part of the      funding recipients is available from
community”.                                 NSW Government $56.2 million              www.arts.nsw.gov.au.

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(retired architect) on 9456 4032.                BABYSITTING Ph Deb 0414 624 494.            Servicing Berowra since 1984. Debbie          PROBLEMS Help for $9 each. Money
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HOUSE IN BEROWRA/BEROWRA                         BRT SERVICES - HANDYMAN Ex                  Ph 9477 5802, Lic. 006488.                    Free sample
HEIGHTS Small Family looking to                  Handyman Trainer. Work Guaranteed.          TODS DRIVING SCHOOL Auto &                    HERBALIFE Products Ph 0425 252 364
purchase house up to $550,000 for                One stop shop for all work needs. No        man, Tod Clark, Lic. 011043.                  / www.healthebiz.com.au
right property. Settlement late March.           job too small. Lic:249022c. Michael         Ph 9456 7727.                                 REBECCA CHRISTENSEN
Save on agent fees. Ph 0432 799 811              0451 164 106                                SANDSTONE SUPPLIER                            CHIROPRACTIC Gentle & caring
WANTED KNOWN                                     CARPENTER -Decks, pergolas,                 FLAGGING STONE, BLOCK                         treatment in our Berowra based clinic,
BABYSITTING AVAIL Experienced, refs              gates,repairs.Small jobs ok. Lic.           STONES Buy direct, stone mason.               Mon-Sat. Freecall 1300 790 889
avail Ph Helene 0413 454 637.                    R95282. Ph Frank 9456 3028.                 0404 224 424                                  TAEKWONDO Self Defence & Boxing.
BUSHBAND for all occasions,                      CARPENTRY & HOME REPAIRS Free               PAINTER                                       Mick & Janelle Marr 9456 3934
weddings, birthdays, social parties.             Quotes. Ph Mark 0408 200 816. Lic           GERRY’S PAINTING SERVICES Large               PETS
Call Mick 0418 112 675                           #123316c.                                   to small int/ext. Reliable and free quotes.
JEWELLERY WAREHOUSE is open                      CEMENT RENDERING SERVICES                   Ph 0420 370 300
10 - 3pm. Mon-Fri, costume jewellery &           Professional advice, quality work,          SAM SUNG PAINTING &
more. 19/51 Leighton Pl., Hornsby.               any size house or project, all finishes     DECORATING New & repaint, int/
Ph 9987 0099.                                    & repair work. Since 1980 – call            ext, free quotes, all work guaranteed Lic
SELF STORAGE UNITS AVAILABLE                     PLASTERFORCE 0418 286 567 or                223324c call now 0403 102 933
Great Value. 51 Leighton Pl.,                    9456 7800.                                  POSITIONS VACANT
Hornsby Ph 9482 5005                             CLOCKS & INSTRUMEN TS Prof.                 HOME INSTEAD SENIOR CARE Do                   4 PAWS DOGGY SPA Mobile & Salon
SEWING All alterations ladies & gents.           repairs, home visits, instrument maker.     you want a more fulfilling career change      service. 130 Berowra Waters Rd, behind
Helen 9457 6118                                  Ph 9476 5778 / 0409 131 808.                in 2013? Are you a caring, dependable         Vet Clinic. 7 days. Call for a booking
CATERING                                         FLOOR SANDING & POLISHING                   individual and have your own vehicle?         0438 424 694
   ASQUITH FAMILY BUTCHERY                       Free quotes, 20yrs experience. All areas    Do you want to work part time and have        ALL PET MINDING SHANNY THE
       Absolutely best spit roasts.              Michael Boyle 9456 1735 or                  flexible hours? We need CAREGivers to         NANNY. Ph 9457 9162 / 0411 541 667
Try our famous, AWARD WINNING, tasty             0419 574 263                                start in the new year to help us provide      ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR & TRAINING
     sausages. FLAVOURS GALORE!                  GARDENING Beautify your garden by           personal assistance or companionship          SERVICE Puppy Classes: Pups 8-16
   Clubs, schools, functions catered for.        certified horticulturist for $34/hr. Call   for older people in their own homes in        wks, Private lessons. Behaviour problems
 We make our famous ham-bacon-bestin the world   Norman Ph 0412 196 268                      the Hornsby and Hills area? Community         in dogs or cats. Helen White Dip.ACP
      KNIFE SHARPENING AVAILABLE                 GYPROCK/PLASTER No job too small.           aged care experience is an advantage          (NOCN), AMACC. Qualified Animal
 ASQUITH                                         Ph Ray 0412 285 601                         but we do provide ongoing training. If        Behaviour Counsellor. Ph 9456 2573
                                HORNSBY          LAWN AND GARDEN SERVICE free                this interests you please or call us on       /0423 533 986.
 9476 3597
                           412 Pacific Highway   quotes, insured, reliable, call Simon       9980 2226 or send your resume to:             ARATAH DOG TRAINING
                           (Cnr Citrus Avenue)
                                                 0424 024 972                                uppernorthshore@homeinstead.com.au            Specialising in agility & dog sports.
COMPUTER SERVICES                                LAWN AND GARDEN SERVICE free                SWIM TEACHERS WANTED                          Puppy & adult dog classes. Behaviour
8 MILLIMETRE MOVIE AND VHS                       quotes, insured, reliable, call Simon       Qualified teachers wanted for new Learn       modification & management.
TO DVD conversion Latest Nikon                   0424 024 972                                to Swim Pool opening in Mt Kuring-Gai         Ph:9456 4157
equipment. Ph 9456 2851 or 0412                  LAWN MOWING & GARDENING                     January 2013. For more information            BEAUTIFUL CREATURES Pet Minding
472 901. www.filmscan.com.au                     Berowra & beyond. Mike & Asher              contact Amanda on 9457 9040 or                Services. Colleen 0423 135 070.
                                                 Ph 0407 775 895.                            email kidswim@aismtkuring-gai.com.au

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                                                                           Run it till you sell it                                                                    conditions apply

Coast n Canines
 Mobile Dog Grooming Salon
  * Heated Hydro-Bath
    * Shampoo Wash
    * Full cut & groom
      9476 6468
                                                                                             2000 SAAB 9-3                   HOLDEN COMMODORE
DESIGNER DOGS GROOMING Serving Hornsby                                                                                                                        YAMAHA PW50
                                                           2005 HOLDEN ASTRA                 CONVERTIBLE AUTO                2001 VX, series 1, S, 3.8L
area since 1995.Unit 5/113 Hunter St Hornsby (prev         CD WAGON Great                    This car is in above average    V6, auto.196,000 km, rego
                                                                                                                                                              Immmaculate condition.
located Edgeworth David Ave)Ph 9482 5119                                                     condition mechanically                                           Includes service manual,
                                                           condition with tinted windows,                                    Mar 13, log books, tow
                                                                                                                                                              helmet & riding suit. Perfect
HYDRO POOCH MOBILE DOGGY WASH                              king springs and 17 inch          and cosmetically. Power         bar, window tinting, always
                                                                                             accessories, leather seats,                                      for beginner rider. $1100
Washing, clipping, dog walking & minding. Ph 0425          CAS alloy wheels. One local                                       garaged, $6500 ono.
                                                                                             cold air, 5mts reg, log book.                                    ono 0405 599 335
246 618 or 9456 6290, www.hydropooch.com.au                owner. Only 98,700km and                                          Phone: Graeme 9456 1721.
                                                           fully serviced log books.         $6500 o.n.o 0407 019 307.
LONELY PETS CLUB Dog Walking & Pet Feeding.                REGISTERED UNTIL AUGUST
Book now for Christmas! Your pets get to stay at           2013. $11,385 ono.
home when you go away, they get their daily walk           Call 9456 0532.
and lot’s of cuddles. www.lonelypetsclub.com.au or
call 1300 CUDDLE (1300 283 353)
                                                                                                                                                              HINO AC140
MOBILE DOG WASH & CLIPPING SERVICE                                                                                           HOLDEN BARINA 93’                MOTORHOME 134000 Km,
Purpose built trailer, warm hydrobath, shampoo/flea                                                                          Good body, timing belt/          6ltr turbo, Alison auto,T/shower,
rinse, blow dry, deodorise, clip & groom. Call Barry                                         VW GOLF HATCH 1999.             starter motor replaced in last   rear d/bed,160ltr fridge,
                                                           CHEVROLET CORVETTE                1.6 ltr, 5 spd man. dark        12mths. Needs new clutch.
9481 0490, 0402 062 316.                                   1977 automatic corvette Targa     green. Economical and
                                                                                                                                                              convection/microwave, gas h/
                                                                                                                             Rego 7/11/12 $1200 ONO
FOR HIRE                                                   Top Right Hand Drive with 9       reliable. 170,000 kms. Reg      ph Eva: 0405 486 503
                                                                                                                                                              water, petrol generator, Fiamma
                                                                                                                                                              awning/annexe, wind out
A GALA PARTY HIRE 9477-4700 Marquees Tables                months rego Great condition       serv. 12 mths rego Rego:        9456 5003                        windows, satellite tv. $45,000
Chairs Heaters                                             Red in colour Black Trim          XOT514. $4250 ono.
                                                                                                                                                              Neg Tom 0425 264 441
PARTY LIGHTING - 9477 6666.                                $22,000.00 PH: 9456 2553          Ph: 9476 2034
                                                           /0411 244 290
CONES at your party, christmas event, any occassion.
                                                                                                                             2007 KIA RIO
Call now 0406 012 344 www.airyfairys.com.au
                                                                                                                             HATCHBACK 5 speed
HOLIDAY LETTING                                                                                                              manual only travelled            CAMPER TRAILER Heavy
GRASSY HEAD Near Macksville, 2 bedroom cottage,                                                                              71,000 klm. One lady             duty canvas. Excellent
                                                           2009 SUBARU IMPREZA               1937 OLDSMOBILE                                                  condition. Reg to 16 Nov
idyllic setting close to beach $450 pw 0400 226 541        RS G3my09 AWD, Factory            Restored interior & exterior.
                                                                                                                             owner since new. Rego to
HOUSE FOR SALE                                             sun roof & black leather          Rebuilt engine. Full NSW
                                                                                                                             May 2013.Recently serviced,      2012. $3000. ono.
                                                                                                                             reliable,economical and          Carla 9940 3059
HOUSE-3 BEDROOM- BEROWRA Split level, high                 interior. 57,917km registered     Rego May 2013. 9456 2908
                                                                                                                             nothing to spend! $6900.00
ceilings, 2 bathrooms, Garage, carport, low maint.         to August 2013,BR42TJ,            or 0413 438 711 for details.
                                                                                                                             Ph 0414 448 224
yard, beautiful mountain views, over $650,000              $22,500 or best offer.            1991 HOLDEN APOLLO
                                                           Ph 0413 710 913                   CAMRY AUTO 168,000km,
Ph 0419 339 136 Inspect Sat 10.30am to 12.30pm
                                                                                             very reliable, new tyres &
Alumuna Real Estate                                                                          battery. Reg to Feb 2013.
FOR RENT                                                                                     $1000. Ph 0425 873 658                                        HALF-CABIN BOAT &
BEROWRA $360pw 2br house. LUG. Gardener                                                                                                                    TRAILER Volvo Penta (in-
                                                                                                                             NISSAN 1999 PATROL            board) motor, petrol, 12mths
provided. Neat & Clean. No pets. Refs. Ph 9456 2088                                                                          DX Manual 6 cyl 4.2 turbo     rego to Oct 2013. Trailer dual
                                                           MAZDA ASTINA 1997                                                 diesel.Secure lockable custom axel also Oct 2013. Many
                                                           4 door hatchback, 5 speed                                         designed fibreglass canopy    extras $8500 ono Hector
                                                           manual, 2 lady owners since                                       (renewed 2009) Excellent      0417 245 165 or Irene
                                                           new. Air-con, power windows/                                      condition Klms 209,100        0418 977 537
                                                           mirrors. Reliable, economical     LANCER MR COUPE                 Two diesel tanks,elec towing
                                                           car. Reg service. Rego May        2000 AUTO 1.8                   brakes, UHF CB. $25,500
                                                           2013. 187,000 km. USY 406.        motor,140,000km,very            Ph 0411 745 307
                                                           $4,000. Phone Geoff,              good original condition.
                                                           0425 348 080.                     Factory air,air bags,pwr
                                                                                             windows,mirrors. Log book                                        MARKHAM WHALER
                                                           2000 TOYOTA                       history, recent service,new                                      3.8M TWIN HULL reg4/13.
 SELF CONTAINED FAMILY & PET FRIENDLY                      LANDCRUISER Excellent             battery, brakes, sound system.                                   Fiberglass 25hp Evinrude
  Country Cottages on 25 Acres - Mudgee Area.              condition, 168851kms,log          Reg Dec 2013. $5900                                              outboard+6hp Evinrude
  Sleeps 4 (1x QB & 2x SB Loft). Close to Nature           book. Registered to Dec 2013.     ph 9457 0147                   SUZUKI GN 250 Good                longleg ob. Trailer + spare
                                                           Tyres near new. Bullbar, tow                                     condition. Rego June 2013.
        Reserves, Historic Towns, Wineries.                bar, long range fuel tank,
                                                                                                                                                              wheel, reg9/13. 4 Lifejackets.
                                                                                                                            Classic look. Excellent           great estuary fishing boat.
                 0499 186 326                              cargo drawer unit, 2nd battery,                                  commuter bike. $2,800.
       www.yarrawongacottages.com.au                       2nd spare,CB radio. Peter
                                                                                                                                                              walk around as is very stable.
                                                                                                                            Ph: Greg 0423 958 391.            $3100 ono 9477 5911
         Book Early for School Holidays.                   0437 672 064                                                     Hornsby Heights.
LOST LORIKEET Missing ‘Screech’ the lorikeet. Whistles and talks: ‘Ruby’, ‘pussy’,
‘Daphne’, ‘bye’ amongst many other words. Slightly different colours from regular              CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT
lorikeets. Missing from 1 Beatrice Close Berowra Heights.
If you manage to catch him, there is a cage to leave him in on our front veranda.              Suites 20-21
Otherwise contact 0409191771 or 0407071075.                                                    The Madison
                                                                                               25-29 Hunter St

          LEARN TO SWIM
          WATER SAFETY
     School Holidays Classes
  Monday 7th-Friday 11th January 2013
  Monday 14th-Friday 18th January 2013
                                              SWIMMING LESSONS and
                                              AQUA FITNESS CLASSES
                                                   Indoor Heated Pool
                                                       60 Burns Rd, Wahroonga
                                                 BOOK NOW for JANUARY
                                                  HOLIDAY INTENSIVES
                                                                                                 maree garrett & associates
                                                                                                                           Ph: 9485 3400
         BOOK NOW                                          and for Term 1                                                 Fax: 9485 3499
            for Term 1
      Ph: Yvonne 0438 566 669
                                                        Fiona: 0433163378
                                             admin@ffss.com.au | www.ffss.com.au

The Bush Telegraph Weekly – Thursday 13 December 2012                                                                                                                                      13
  social snippets                                                                THE SEASON
                                                                                 FOR GIVING
BEROWRA PUBLIC                                                                   ‘CAROLS IN THE CAR PARK’
                                                                                 St John’s Anglican Church
SCHOOL                                                                           Asquith Sunday 16 December,
THANK YOU                                                                        2012 at 6pm sees St John’s
A fantastic day was had by all at                                                Anglican Church in Asquith host
                                        ROTARY YOUTH                             its much loved ‘Carols in the
the Berowra Public School Fair for
2012.                                   LEADERSHIP                               Car Park’ event.                    A Rare Visitor
We would like to thank everybody
who was involved with every aspect
                                        AWARD (RYLA)                                                                     Today
of the fair.                            RYLA is a week-long “life
We raised over $20,000 for the school   changing” experience at Vision
and we could not have asked for a       Valley Arcadia.
better day.                                                                                                               Kookaburra laughter –
                                        early stages of their careers, through                                                 Once again

                                                                                                                           Paying us a rare visit.

The winner of the Boosh Jelly
bean competition was Tammy                                                       The ‘Carols in the Car Park’ is
Haig with the correct guess of                                                   held in the car park of St John’s
1121 jelly beans.                                                                Anglican Church, 6 Royston
Looking forward to another great                                                 Parade, Asquith.
Fair in 2 years’ time.”                       . For more information                                                          Pia Horan
                                        about RYLA phone 9456 1482.                                                        2 November 2007

                                                                                             JOHNSON, ALAN GEORGE
                 MONIKAS                                                                        29-04-1938 – 01-12-2012
                     DOGGIE                                                                   Loved brother of Fred & Ellen.
                 RESCUE 9486 3133                                                       Loved Uncle of Michelle, Stephanie, Andrew,
                                                                                                       Elaine & Jen.
                                                                                                   Will be sadly missed
                monika@DoggieRescue.com.au www.DoggieRescue.com.au

  ASQUITH FAMILY                                                                             412 Pacific Highway Hornsby
                                                                                                      opposite Asquith Bowling Club

  BUTCHERY                                                                                                    9476 3597
                                                                                                      PLENTY OF PARKING AT REAR

     Try our Honey Cured Hickory smoked HAMS
      Also Available:
      Free Range Pork
      Smoked Chickens
      Rolled Loins of Pork
      Gluten Free & Preservative Free Sausages

14                                                                                              The Bush Telegraph Weekly – Thursday 13 December 2012
                                           Health... Beauty
                                               and                                                                               HEEL PAIN

                                                                                                                                 “It is not necessary to
                                                                                                                                 put up with HEEL PAIN,”

                                                                                                                                 says Mrs Chard
                                                                                                                                 There are several causes of heel
                                          Superman, Jack Sparrow,
                                                                                                                                 pain, the most common being
                                          Harry Potter, the blue guy from                                                        PLANTAR FASCIITIS
                                          Avatar or… Zorro?
                                          I had to make a choice; I couldn’t
                                                                                  Thassanee Wongklad                             Plantar Fasciitis is simply inflammation
                                                                                                                                 of the big strong band on the bottom
                                          be the only one who didn’t turn up                      Massage Therapist              of the foot (the plantar fascia).
                                          in costume at my Christmas Party.                                                      Symptoms usually begin as a ‘stone
Congratulations to                        But there was a problem, I had to
                                                                                                  Remedial, Swedish,
                                                                                                  Reflexology, Sports            bruise’ type of pain, increasing to
Kathleen & Matt                           drive an hour and a half to get to
                                                                                                 Health Fund Rebates available
                                                                                                                                 chronic pain, especially first thing in
                                                                                                                                 the morning or after rest.
Kathleen (Farrell) & Matthew              the venue and I didn’t particularly
                                                                                                                                 This kind of pain is easily treated by
Crawford celebrated their lovely          feel like receiving strange looks                      0433 719 988                    realigning the foot and leg, which
wedding at Terrigal on 29/9/12.           and having to explain to a police                                                      reduces the trauma, allowing the
Matthew is the eldest son of Gary &       officer if I happened to be pulled          www.aida-alora.com.au                      injured foot to repair.
Kay Crawford of Niagara Park, and         over for a random breath test.                                                         FOR AN APPOINTMENT CALL
Kathleen is the daughter of Noel &        I wanted to be the blue guy from                                                       9482 2227.
Judy Farrell of Berowra Heights.          Avatar but I am not tall enough         Mel’s Hair & Beauty                            519 Pacific Hwy. Mt Colah.
All our families wish them a long         and my abs do not have anywhere
and happy life together.                  near the required definition so I         Specialising in all areas of
                                          went with Zorro – because, Zorro is          HAIR AND BEAUTY
                                          cool and after I arrive all I have to     EARS, NOSE & NAVEL PIERCING
                                          do is lose my sword and mask and
                                          then I am just another guy in black         9456 2188                                  WE TREAT
                                                                                                                                 Painful Feet, Heels, Legs,
                                          jeans and a black shirt!                Shop 10, Berowra Village, Turner Road          Knees, Hips and Low Back Pain,
                                          Some people like dressing up for                                                       Corns, Calluses, Painful Toenails,
                                          parties, some people really hate                                                       Tinea, Growing Pains.
                                          it. For some it is an opportunity to
                                          ‘be’ someone else, to experience
                                          something elusive, or to touch
                                                                                    9456 TODAY
                                                                                                                                 Prescription orthoses suitable for
                                                                                                                                 all footwear
                                                                                                                                 CHILDREN, DIABETES PATIENTS
                                                                                                                                 PRIMARY HEALTH CARE PLANS
Congratulations to                        something that has always been
                                                                                                     AND BOOK                    AND VETERAN AFFAIR
                                          out of their reach.
Sean & Carrie                             I know when I was a child, I could                         YOUR AD.                    PATIENTS WELCOME.
Sean Farrell & Carrie (Ross)              put an ice-cream container on                                                          Hornsby-Asquith Podiatry
celebrated their very romantic            my head (empty of course) and                              great rates                 PHONE: 9482 2227
wedding in the Caribbean in               I was an astronaut. I know now
September.                                that I didn’t look anything like an
Carrie is the youngest daughter of        astronaut but it didn’t matter to me.
Michael & Merle Ross of Toronto           The costume gave me confidence
Canada, and Sean is the second son        and for a moment I became what
of Judy & Noel Farrell of Berowra         I believed.
Heights. Sean & Carrie have made          We ‘put on’ a lot of costumes
their home in Mt Kuring-gai.              in our lives: We pretend to be
Best of wishes for a wonderful life       confident when we are not; we
from your loving families.                pretend to be brave when we are
                                          afraid; we pretend to understand
                                          when we are confused; we take
 50th Anniversary                         up roles that require us to be
 for The Farrells                         stretched; we step up to new
                                          challenges; we go beyond who
                                          we are now and we become
                                          something more.
                                          The Bible actually calls us all to
                                          ‘put on’ costumes, we are told to
                                          ‘put on the new man’, to put on
                                          ‘the armour of light’ to put on
                                          ‘tender mercies’ and to ‘put on
                                          So as we rapidly approach this
                                          Christmas what costume are you
                                          going to ‘put on’? Are you going
                                          to get dressed in something that is
                                          not real and hides who you really
                                          are or are you going for something
                                                                                                                                            L S S P EC I
                                          more authentic? Just like a
                                          garment let’s “put on the Lord                                                                FOIhalf head foils, AL
                                          Jesus Christ!” (Rom 13:14)                                                                         cut & dry $125
 It is with great joy that my wife Judy   Do you have a comment or a                                                                         full head foils,
 & I celebrate 50years of marriage        question?                                                                                          cut & dry $160
 this year.                               ralph.estherby@gmail.com
 Thank you sweetheart for being a         ‘Breakthrough Church’, meets
 loving & caring wife and a great         at 9.30am Sundays at the
 Mother & Grandmother to our              Performing Arts Centre
 family.                                  (Old Bowling Club)
 Love you always.                         - Edgeworth David Ave                                                                       www.slmhairbeauty.com.au
 Noel                                     Hornsby - 9477 7222
                                          By Ralph Estherby.

The Bush Telegraph Weekly – Thursday 13 December 2012                                                                                                                  15
             Why are ecodownunder
             sheets so comfortable?

      At ecodownunder, we are committed to
      minimising the use of harsh chemicals.                          500 thread count sheet sets or quilt cover sets
      Quite often, cotton sheets are coated with
      chemicals (resins or formaldehyde) to give                      Single $69                              Double $89
      them a “non-iron” finish.                                       Queen $99                               King $119
      Not at ecodownunder! Our sheets breathe and
      are super absorbent which makes them a lot                      Super soft cotton towels                         $ 16
      more comfortable to sleep on.                                   .

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