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    Community News & Events at Castle Towers - Winter 2010 Edition
                                 Sex and the City 2 - p2                                            What’s New - p3
                                 Bandaged Bear Day - p2           Indulge                           Towers of Fun - p4
                                 Julie Goodwin - p3                                                 Hill Relay For Life - p4
                                                               @ the towers

welcome                                                                                                    walking for the
Dear Hills Shire Residents,                              We have also had some very special                Cancer Council
                                                         visitors to the Towers in recent months
Welcome to our Winter 2010 edition of
                                                         including an appearance by Julie
Towers Times, your guide to retailer and
                                                         Goodwin, Australia’s first MasterChef
community events @ the Towers.
                                                         who chatted with over 200 customers!
The first half of 2010 has been a busy time
                                                         In March, we hosted our inaugural Seniors
at Castle Towers with the addition of some
                                                         Shopping Day during Seniors Week,
great new stores to enhance your shopping
                                                         which drew great crowds to the Centre
experience. Our newest stores include
                                                         to enjoy a range of entertainment, events
Designer Forum, Angus & Robertson,
                                                         and special offers... read on for details.
Skechers, Mad Mex and the new                                                                                     Ingrid, Jason and supporters from
look Lattouf Hair Spa and Bras N Things.                 We hope you enjoy this edition of                              Castle Hill High School
                                                         Towers Times and look forward to                  The last edition of Towers Times
The Towers has hosted and supported
                                                         seeing you soon at the Towers!                    highlighted the story of Jason Francis,
some fantastic community events recently,
                                                                                                           a 14 year old student at Castle Hill
including the Hills Relay For Life, the
                                                                                                           High School and his family friend
Bathurst to Castle Hill Walk Fundraising
                                                                                                           Ingrid Helff. Jason and Ingrid were
Days for the Cancer Council and the 21st                                Best Regards                       planning to walk 200km from Bathurst
Bandaged Bear Day in support of the                                     Megan Zalloua                      to Castle Hill with the aim to raise
Children’s Hospital at Westmead. I would                                Senior Marketing Manager           funds for the Cancer Council.
like to take this opportunity to thank all
Hills Shire residents for your support which                                                               We are happy to report that the
                                                                                                           duo successfully walked over 200km
has assisted in raising much needed funds
                                                                                                           from Sunday 9 to Sunday 16 May,
for these community organisations.
                                                                                                           raising a grand total of $25,000.
                                                                                                           A special fundraising event was held
red hat society gatherings                                                                                 at Castle Towers before the duo set
                                                                                                           out on their adventure which raised
                                                 The Ladies in the Red Hat Society from Castle Hill,       over $3,000 directly assisting the
                                                 Cherrybrook, Beecroft and Pennant Hills gather at         Do Your Thing and Hills Relay For Life
                                                 the Towers monthly to indulge in cinema, food and         charities.
                                                 good company. The Red Hat Society is the largest
                                                 international social organisation for women,
                                                 dedicated to making the world a better place for
                                                 members by actively promoting and supporting
                                                 fun, friendship, freedom, fulfillment and fitness as
 The Ladies in the Red Hat Society from Castle   well as demonstrating the value and contributions
 Hill, Cherrybrook, Beecroft and Pennant Hills   of women to society at large.
The group, also known as The Tantalising Tibouchinas with Taste is based on the
poem When I am old I will wear Purple and a Red Hat and that’s exactly what
                                                                                                                 Ingrid and Jason walk the final 100m
the ladies do! Members over the age of 50 must wear red hats and purple clothes,
while ladies under the age of 50 must wear lavender and a pink hat.
“The Queen” of the group, Chris from Castle Hill says, “We love the Towers, especially                                                      RELAY
Max Brenner and any shop that stocks red hats! Diva is our favourite for accessories,                                                       FOR LIFE

as you’re bound to find lots of colourful bling!”
To join The Red Hat Society or for more information, visit

Customer enquiries: 8858 9700                                                                                        
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sex and the City 2 @ event Cinemas
                                                        The hottest and most anticipated movie         For just $75 enjoy the VIP
                                                        of the season, Sex and the City 2 has just
                                                        been released and the best place to see it
                                                                                                       Gold Class experience:
                                                        in style and comfort is at Event Cinemas,      • Your Gold Class ticket to
                                                        Castle Towers.                                   Sex and the City 2
                                                        Sex and the City 2 returns bigger and          • A Cosmopolitan on arrival
                                                        better than ever with the fun, fashion and
                                                                                                       • An in cinema Tasting Plate including:
                                                        friendship that have made this enduring
                                                                                                         Prawn Cones, Mini Chicken Baguette,
                                                        series a global hit! Carrie (Sarah Jessica
                                                                                                         Salt & Pepper Squid and a Mini Gold
                                                        Parker), Samantha (Kim Cattrall), Charlotte
                                                                                                         Class Sundae
                                                        (Kristin Davis) and Miranda (Cynthia Nixon)
                                                        take another bite out of The Big Apple and     Slip on your stilettos, embrace your
                                                        beyond, carrying on with their busy lives      inner fashionista and share the laughs,
                                                        and loves in a sequel that truly sparkles.     the suspense and the experience that is
                                                                                                       Gold Class. After all, sometimes you just
                                                        Why not arrange a girls’ day or night
                                                                                                       have to get away with the girls.
                                                        out and gather a group of friends for
                                                        the screening at Vmax or Gold Class?           For reservations visit
                                                        If you really want to enjoy a true VIP
                                                        experience, then indulge yourself
                                                        with a Gold Class VIP experience
                                                        at Castle Towers.

  Bandaged Bear day helps Kids in need
                                                        Friday 26 March marked the 21st               who well and truly got into the spirit of the
                                                        anniversary of the Bandaged Bear Day          day by bandaging his own arm and ear!
                                                        Appeal. Bandaged Bear Day is the major        All proceeds from the sale of Bandaged
                                                        public appeal for The Children’s Hospital     Bear Day merchandise at Castle Towers
                                                        at Westmead which raises much needed          went straight to The Children’s Hospital
                                                        funds to help care for sick children. Our     at Westmead.
                                                        very own Towers Ted and Bandaged Bear
                                                                                                      Bandaged Bear Day has raised over $12
                                                        volunteers helped to sell merchandise on
                                                                                                      million since its inception 21 years ago
                                                        Castle Towers Lower Level.
                                                                                                      and funds raised are directed to the areas
                                                        The Bandaged Bear Day organisers              of most need within the hospital.
   Towers Ted and volunteers fundraising @ the Towers   were pleased to welcome Towers Ted,

noni B Jumpers for Joy                                                            seniors shopping day
                            Noni B and Mission Australia once                                             A Seniors Shopping Day was held
                            again collaborated by staging the                                             at the Towers on Thursday 25 March
                            annual Jumpers for Joy charity drive                                          in support of NSW Seniors Week.
                            event to benefit Australian families
                                                                                                          The day was well received by our local
                            in need.
                                                                                                          community and featured special offers,
                            From Monday 10 May until Friday 28 May                                        free entertainment and giveaways.
                            customers were invited to bring old winter                                    Event Cinemas also hosted a one-off
                            jumpers into Noni B to trade them in and                                      screening of Gone with the Wind, with
                            receive discounts on new season stock.                                        a complimentary morning tea.
The kind contributions were donated to Mission Australia who                      A highlight on the day was a live performance by The
provides support to individuals and families across Australia.                    Beatnix, an authentic Beatles tribute band, who treated
                                                                                  many senior shoppers to renditions of A Hard Day’s Night,
James Kindl, Noni B’s Managing Director said, “Noni B is very
                                                                                  Hey Jude, I Wanna Hold Your Hand and many more
proud to support Mission Australia. It is great to be running
                                                                                  classic favourites.
Jumpers for Joy for the second year and we see it as a great
opportunity to make a real difference.”

Winter 2010 Edition                                                                                                    Indulge @ the towers
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MasterChef winner Julie goodwin Visits the towers
                                                 On Saturday 24 April Julie Goodwin,            “It was a huge signing at Castle Towers -
                                                 Australia’s first MasterChef visited           definitely Julie’s biggest thus far. What
                                                 Castle Towers meeting her fans and             a great day.”
                                                 signing copies of her debut cookbook
                                                                                                The much anticipated cookbook is true to
                                                 Our Family Table.
                                                                                                the original concept, presenting a mouth-
                                                 Julie was met by a crowd of over               watering assortment of recipes from Julie
                                                 200 eager fans, she was thrilled               and her family, that are sure to be a hit at
                                                 with the response and her publishers           your own family’s table. Our Family Table
                                                 announced...                                   is available at Kmart, Castle Towers.
       Julie Goodwin meets her young fans

  look what’s new @ the towers
  Over the past few months we’ve been very busy @ the Towers with the opening of some great new stores and the refurbishment
  of some old favourites.

  Mad Mex Fresh Mexican Grill                    Designer Forum                                 Skechers

  Mad Mex has a great passion for                Designer Forum has now relocated to their      Castle Towers is excited to welcome
  Mexican food and culture and is now            new store on Upper Level. The boutique         an all new Skechers footwear store to
  open serving authentic Mexican food            offers a great range of leading fashion        Upper Level. Skechers designs, develops
  in The Piazza. Indulge your taste buds         labels as well as personal styling services.   and markets a diverse range of casual
  with gourmet burritos, tacos, salsas and       Best selling brands stocked include Camilla,   footwear for men, women and children.
  authentic slow roasted and grilled meats       Sass & Bide, Woodford & Co, Gypsy 05,          Skechers footwear is now available
  that are made to order using only the          Karen Walker, Zimmermann, Manning              in their all new store now open at
  freshest produce.                              Cartell, Alice McCall, Kirrily Johnston and    Castle Towers.
  Phone 8677 0932.                               many more. Phone 9894 2244.                    Phone 8850 6756.

  Angus & Robertson                                                     Lattouf Hair Spa
                               Angus & Robertson, one of Australia’s                              Lattouf Hair Spa has recently
                               favourite book stores, has opened an                               relocated to a new and beautifully
                               exciting new store at Castle Towers,                               renovated store on Middle Level.
                               Middle Level.                                                      Specialising in creating the ultimate
                                                                                                  hair and spa experience, Lattouf
                           Store Manager, Richard has been
                                                                                                  personalise all treatments.
                           overwhelmed by the community
                           response; “It’s exciting to be part                                     Rema Nassr, Manager of Lattouf
                           of a new store and receive positive                                     Hair Spa is excited by customers’
                           feedback from so many customers.                                        response to the new spa and said,
  We encourage customers to come and see us for all                     “I would like to take this opportunity to thank all our loyal
  the best stories.” With over 2.5 million stories to tell,             customers who have made the last five years at Castle Hill
  Angus & Robertson are sure to have the book you’re                    a wonderful and exciting time and invite you to experience
  looking for and if not they are more than happy to                    the new Lattouf Hair Spa at Castle Towers.” To make an
  order it in for you. Phone 8850 0633.                                 appointment, phone 1300 36 37 37.

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towers of Fun Kids Club
                                                      The Towers of Fun Kids Club with mascot       Towers Ted has recently launched his very
                                                      Towers Ted, is a great way for families       own interactive website - the ultimate fun
                                                      to keep up to date with all things kids at    for kids! To visit Towers Ted’s Fun Corner
                                                      the Towers.                                   with games, craft, colouring in, news and
                                                                                                    more, click on the link at
                                                      The Towers of Fun Kids Club is for kids
                                                      up to 12 years of age. The club is free to
                                                      join and for a limited time only, each new    Join now and indulge the kids with fun
                                                      member will receive a free gift! To join,     events, exclusive invitations, special offers,
                                                      parents simply visit the Customer Service     member birthday parties and more.
                                                      Desk on Upper Level or online at

  hills relay For life Purple Parade                                                                   rebel sport
                                          Castle Towers showed its support for the Hills
                                          Relay For Life by hosting the annual Purple Parade
                                                                                                       1st Birthday
                                          in-centre. This initiative helps create awareness and        Rebel Sport Castle Towers celebrated
                                          raise funds for the Cancer Council.                          its 1st Birthday in March! The store
                                          The Hills Relay For Life Purple Parade event was             celebrated with a huge 4 day sale,
                                          well received by the community with over 50                  in-store appearances by HSBC
                                          Castle Towers retailers and customers participating.         Waratahs players and Tah Man and
                                          Castle Towers also hosted a tent at the Hills Relay          a Boxercise Class run by Jeff Fenech!
                                          For Life major event on 15 and 16 May. Thank you             Manager Mathew Gallagher had this
   Towers Ted and the Jitterbugs at the   to all retailers and residents who helped raise over         message for Hills locals, “Thanks
     Hills Relay For Life major event     $161,000 for this worthy cause.                              to everyone who has supported
                                                                                                       Rebel Sport since we opened last

Formal Fever @ the towers                                                                              year and everyone who joined in
                                                                                                       our 1st Birthday celebrations!”
                                     Castle Towers is publishing its first Formal Fever Magazine
                                     launching early July - a must have guide for every School
                                     Formal attendee. There’s also a FREE Formal Fever Expo at
                                     the Towers on 10 and 11 July including beauty and hair
                                     workshops, formal styling tips, fashion parades, loads of
                                     giveaways and great Formal ideas!                                    Rebel 1st Birthday Offers
                                     Castle Towers and Designer Forum are giving students the                       20% OFF*
                                     chance to win a fantastic prize including an Alex Perry                    All Football Boots
                                     ready to wear gown to the value of $1,500. The competition             FREE SOCCEROOS SCARF*
                                     commences 1 July 2010 with entries closing 28 July 2010.
                                                                                                            With Any Socceroos Jersey
                                     Visit for more information.
                                     Designer Forum located on Upper Level now carries                  *Offer valid until 30.06.10 or while stocks last.
                                     Alex Perry ready to wear gowns. Phone 9894 2244.

  JP Fundraising for Kids with Cancer
                                          Every Tuesday and Friday, Castle Towers hosts local resident and Justice of the Peace, John Kilby.
                                          John has happily certified documents for many Hills Shire residents over the past two years.
                                          John not only provides this great community service on a voluntary basis, but he also assists
                                          in raising vital funds for the Kids With Cancer Foundation. Through gold coin donations John
                                          has raised almost $1,000 this year, a fantastic contribution.
                                          If you require the services of a JP, visit John at the Customer Service Desk located on
                                          Upper Level, each Tuesday and Friday from 1pm to 4pm.

Customer enquiries: 8858 9700                                                                                    

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