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Councillors                             $211k per annum. Council’s current
                                        General Manager, Robert Ball, will
                                                                               FRIENDS                                obligations.
                                                                                                                      Matt Kean moved in the Legislative
Vote CWA                                retire on 17 October after more than
                                        47 years of employment in local
                                                                               OF CWA                                 Assembly on behalf of the CWA a
                                                                                                                      motion that called on the Premier,
Down ..                                 government.
                                        Cllr Mick Smart ‘gets a
                                                                               BUILDING                               Minister for Primary Industries and
                                                                                                                      Minister for Heritage to urgently step
Down ..                                 guernsey’ for his final year
                                        on council                             MEET WITH                              in to save the CWA Building, and
                                                                                                                      Hornsby Shire Council to find an
Down ..                                 Councillor Mick Smart was elected
                                        Deputy Mayor until the next local      MATT KEAN                              alternative route to access Old Man’s
The Berowra & District Community
Association reports that at last
                                        government election in 2012. He
                                        defeated his A Ward colleague Cllr     MP                                     Matt will personally take up the issue
                                                                                                                      with each relevant minister and make
week’s Hornsby Council meeting          Wendy McMurdo.                         On Tuesday, 20 September 2011, a       a speech about the CWA issue in
(21 Sept 2011) all councillors          THE FIGHT GOES ON …                    deputation of four Friends of the CWA parliament.
voted, with only one against            Let’s continue to fight to save         Building met with State MP Matt Kean, Local resident Trevor Stacey said after
(Councillor Martin), in favour          the CWA Building and, at the           Member for Hornsby, to seek his        Wednesday night’s council meeting,
Option 1 – extension of Coronation      same time, support the timely          further help to save the CWA building  “I thought councillors erred in their
Street, demolition of CWA building,     reconstruction of the Hornsby          from demolition.                       reasoning for supporting Option 1.”
reconstruction of Hornsby Aquatic       Aquatic Centre – not to mention        Mr Kean very strongly                  “We all want the pool - asap, that’s a
Centre, 100-bay car park, toilet        the Berowra Pool, too, of course!      supported the call for Council given, and many of us don’t want the
block and Lone Pine tree. Council       B&DCA                                  to further examine the full            CWA demolished, yet the majority of
will now proceed to its Development                                            heritage implications of their councillors who spoke indicated that, if
Application stage.                               BEROWRA                       decision to demolish the               the CWA building were proved during
The Heritage Fight just begins                                                 CWA rooms.                             the course of the DA process to be of
for the retention of the CWA                COMMUNITY                          Matt said, “HSC should                 significant heritage value, then they
building. At least two organisations                                           take very seriously the 31             would revisit it.
have to be satisfied that it is not a             MARKETS                       August 2011 letter from                “Why didn’t councillors (any of them)
significant heritage building for the     Come to our markets at Berowra        the Crown Lands Division,              ask the logical question ‘If the CWA
development to proceed.                    Uniting Church grounds this         and should, as a matter of             building is indeed proven to be of
New GM appointed from                     Saturday 1st October from 8am        extreme urgency, re-examine significant heritage value, what traffic
within the ranks                          to 1pm. Lots of stalls - plants,     ALL traffic options to access access option would we then support,
At the same meeting, Scott Phillips       ceramics, bricabrac and more.        the proposed reconstructed             if any, and what other options might be
(currently Executive Manager,           Enjoy a BBQ breakfast and lunch,       aquatic centre”.                       feasible?’”
Planning, HSC) was appointed            marvel at the craft display and have   The Friends agreed with Mr Kean that For the CWA, it is obviously now of
unanimously as the new HSC              a great day locally. Last month the    HSC should rebuild Hornsby Aquatic     the gravest urgency to prove that its
General Manager for a 4-year term        proceeds from the markets, over       Centre as a matter of urgency, not use building is of significant heritage value
starting 18 October 2011. It all         $1000, went to SIDS. This month       community concerns as a delaying       and to bring it to council’s attention as
happened so fast I didn’t quite catch    our proceeds go to Mental Health      tactic but at the same time ensure     soon as possible.
his salary – it was either $207k or     Care. For more info ph 9456 6312.      council complies with all its legal    The Friends of the CWA Building

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Time for women
to bridge the
super gap                                                                                          Deputy Mayor
While the women’s movement has                                                                                                         Survival Plan.
delivered many successes over the                                                                  Election                            Completing a Bush Fire Survival
last 50 years, the area of financial                                                                I’d like to congratulate            Plan can help protect you
independence still lags behind. The                                                                Berowra resident and                and your family by giving
retirement savings gap between men                                                                 Councillor Mick Smart for his       you information about the ways
and women, in particular, is a key                                                                 election as Deputy Mayor at         in which you can prepare your
area that needs to be addressed.                                                                   last week’s Council meeting.        home for bushfire events. Your
Statistics from the Association of                                                                 I’ve greatly enjoyed working        plan will help you take action
Superannuation Funds in Australia                     By Mark Robinson                             with Cr Smart on many issues        and avoid making last minute
(ASFA) in 2009 highlights the                        (Financial Planning Manager)                  over the last few years and I’m     decisions that could prove
depth of the problem. The average                         – RetireInvest Hornsby                   sure he’ll do an excellent job      deadly during a bushfire.
retirement payout for women going                                                                  in this role.                       I urge you to make sure you
into retirement is only $73,000, whereas men have more than double this                                                                are ready for the bushfire
amount at an average of $155,000.”
                                                                                                   Bushfire Season                      season. It’s too late to prepare
Women are still the primary care-givers in most families, which means                              With the warmer weather upon        your Bush Fire Survival Plan
their career and income are more likely to be interrupted. They may also                           us, now is the time to prepare      when a fire is approaching.
be over-represented in the casual and part time workforce, which may                               your property for the bushfire       For more information,
result in lower incomes and limited ability to contribute to super. Divorce                        season.                             including details how to
and the high proportion of single parent families that are headed by                               The official bushfire season          prepare your Bush Fire Survival
women have added to the problem. Many women remain single and are                                  commences on the first of            Plan, visit
solely responsible for their own retirement saving.                                                October and concludes at            or call the Hornsby Ku-ring-gai
The age pension is already under significant pressure from an ageing                                the end of March. Bushfires          Fire Control Centre on 9883
population and it won’t even go close to providing what most would                                 can strike at any time, so it’s     2000.
consider a comfortable retirement income, so it is up to the individual to                         very important that you and
plan ahead.                                                                                        your family are ready and
                                                                                                                                       Nick Berman
To help target such retirement savings goals it is important to take                               have prepared your Bush Fire        HORNSBY MAYOR
advantage of whatever government incentives are available. This is where
seeking some professional advice can help, as there are incentives such                        on Saturday night. Many a
as the government co-contribution that can really help low income earners                      song, skit and dance was
boost their super over time.                                                                   done around the camp fire
For women with a higher income earning spouse, there is the possibility of                     as its glow radiated high into
splitting super contributions. Not only would this boost the woman’s super                     the night’s sky. In fact, NASA
balance, it may also provide the couple with Centrelink benefits or the                         called to say that they’d seen
opportunity to access their super earlier.                                                     the glow from outer space and
For further information on how you and/or your partner can better                              was it okay to drop in for some
plan out your super strategies contact Mark Robinson from                                      hot chocolate please?!
RetireInvest Hornsby on 02 9477 3340.                                                          As always, we would like to
*Mark Robinson is an Authorised Representative of RI Advice Group Pty Limited ABN 23           collectively thank our head
001 774 125, AFSL 238429. This editorial does not consider your personal circumstances         chef, Brian ‘Kiap’ Engert and
and is of a general nature only. You should not act on the information provided without first   his merry band of helpers who
obtaining professional financial advice specific to your circumstances.                          worked tirelessly in the kitchen
                                                                                               to ensure that every meal was prepared and served with military-like
KARIONG GROUP CAMP – FIRST BEROWRA                                                             precision. You can tell how good the tucker is when little Joeys and Cubs
The Gods of weather smiled upon us as we spent a glorious weekend at                           come back for ‘3rds’ and ‘4ths’! With vegies on the side every time!! They
Camp Kariong on the Central Coast. This was one of our most successful                         really did give Peas a chance that day.
camps ever, with over a hundred attendees on Saturday.                                         A huge thank you to our inspirational Group leader, Bruce ‘Benno’
As always, the older and more experienced Rovers, Venturers and Scouts                         Bennett and every section leader and parent who worked so hard all
were a shining example for the younger Cubs and Joeys.                                         weekend to make it such a successful event.
Games were played, trails were walked, ropes were climbed, bush tucker                         All I can say about next year’s group camp is, ‘Bring it on!’
was eaten and the largest campfire in the Southern Hemisphere was lit                           Ron ‘Mor’ James, Cub Leader – First Berowra

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HELP US REMEMBER THEM                                                                      REAL ESTATE                      From the information I provided
                                                                                                                            in my last two blogs, the Hornsby
Scott Wilson of Mount Colah is researching the War Memorial                                                                 market looks like it’s about 3/4 of
located near the Berowra Community Centre. It was formerly located                                                          the way through the stabilisation
near the entrance to the Berowra Railway Station on the Highway. Scott                                                      period and from monitoring weekly
believes that there may be residents in our community who can help him                                                      buyer behaviour, signs are headed
‘fill the gaps in history’ in order to complete his written research to honour                                               towards an upturn in the cycle.
the people who served in the War.                                                                                           Over the past few months a lot of
Scott says …                              in the hope that someone within                                                   property I have sold has been to
The 4th August 2014 marks the             the community may be able to shed                                                 investors and we usually see this
Centenary of the Declaration of War some light on the remaining names.                                                      trend due to the stability in interest
on Germany by Britain on August           The remaining names are-                                                          rates and the downturn in the stock
4th 1914. Being part of the Empire,       Barker H                                                                          market. Many people may beg to
Australia followed suit declaring war Baker R                                                                               differ that interest rates are not
on the 5th August 1914. The war           Baxter E                                                                          stable, however they have remained
would drag on for over four years         Burrows D                                                                         on hold for 10 consecutive months
with 330,000 Australians serving          Hooper E                                     ASK THE EXPERT                       with a hopeful decrease in the
overseas within the ranks of the          Potter F                                                                          future.
First A.I.F.                              Ray A                                        Georgie’s Real                       We have also noticed a large
Within that group who                     Taylor E                                     Estate Blog                          increase in numbers of groups
served their country were                 Wilson J                                                                          attending our open homes on the
men from the then small                   I would be interested in hearing             In my last blog I promised to        weekend. This was due to a few
developing villages of                    from anyone who could provide                update you on the economic           different reasons. First of all the
Berowra and Kuring-gai.                   further information that would help          cycle and how it’s affecting our     most obvious, the warmer weather,
Several men would lose their              to identify these men (or women)             local market today. Before I dive    interest rates remaining on hold and
lives for the Empire, whilst most         or anyone who could provide                  straight into it, I just wanted to   the announcement from the State
returned. In order to create a            additional information regarding the         give you the opportunity to e-mail   Government that the exemption on
lasting monument to these men the thirty two men identified.                            any questions you would like         Stamp Duty for first home buyers
Berowra War Memorial was erected I can be contacted by phone on                        answered or topics you would         will be abolished in January 2012.
and unveiled on the 28th March            9457 6056 or e-mail scottsuz@                like to discuss. Just send me an     I would be more than happy to
1932.                                                          e-mail at georginae@lshornsby.       come and explain the economic
There are forty one names listed                                              and I will include your       cycle to you and how it will affect
on the Memorial identifying men                                                        questions and answers in my          the sale of your home in more
who served from the area during                                                        weekly blog.                         detail. For a private appointment
the First World War. As a personal                                                     The economic cycle usually           just give me a call on 0431 968 453.
project I have been researching                                                        takes between 6 to 7 years to             If you have any questions
these men for several years with                                                       complete a full cycle moving              or would like to arrange an
the aim of putting their story in print                                                through four stages….. downturn       obligation free appraisal on your
during the Centenary years. With                                                       / stabilisation / upturn and then      home, please do not hesitate to
the help of some elder community                                                       into a boom.                           contact me on 0431 968 453 or
and RSL members and some                                                               Can you guess where we are                    send me an e-mail at
thorough research I have identified                                                     now?                          
thirty two of these forty one men,
nine however remain unidentified.
I am writing through The Bush Tele

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On Sunday, 18th September 2011,                Also present were Phillip Ruddock      In his sermon from Matthew 6:25-34    Mark’s people who have moved
after 11 years of planning and hard            MP and the Mayor of Hornsby, Nick      Bishop Glenn Davies reminded          from Berowra, with 450 people
work, St Mark’s Anglican Church,               Berman.                                us not to worry or be anxious, that   attending the Official Service of
at the Roundabout, celebrated                  The new building consists of a hall    God will provide, and we have seen    Thanksgiving and dedication.
the opening of their new hall                  which seats 400 people, 5 meeting      his provision at St Mark’s Anglican   Afternoon tea followed the service
complex with an Official Service                rooms, 3 offices, new toilet block      Church with the completion of this    and opening.
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          BUSH TELE LETTERS                                            YOUR COMMUNITY DIARY DATES
Dear BT,                                                               ARE PROUDLY SPONSORED BY
I would like to thank Patton Motors Mechanical from Mt                 ASQUITH BOWLING &
Colah.                                                                 RECREATION CLUB LTD
Over many years Shannon, Denise, David and Ben have                                                                                                                         Ph: 9477 1364
been servicing my car and giving me some wonderful                     THURS 29TH SEPTEMBER                                                 National Seniors Hornsby Branch
complimentary services.                                                    THE BUSH TELEGRAPH WEEKLY                                        meets 10.30am, Asquith Bowling Club.
I asked Shannon why is he so good to Kerrie and I.                                      OUT TODAY!                                          speakers & outings. Enq: Len 9456 2069.
His reply was, “You keep ringing Alan Jones on 2GB.                             Ph 9456 2880, Fax 9456 2879,                                Fusion Toy Library (café/playgroup/toy
You’re doing a good thing!”                                                   Email:                                library), open 9.30am-12 noon, 5 Jersey St
Sean & Kerrie McArdle, Berowra Hts                                                 SAT 1ST OCTOBER                                          Hornsby. Enq: Belinda Wade 0412657492.
                                                                       Bushwalks for Fun and Fitness                                        Time Out for Seniors speakers, music,
Dear BT,                                                               Saturday Sunrise Bushwalks. 7:30-9:30am                              outings, morning tea & lunch 10.15am-2pm,
My solicitor has told me that the thieves that stole my                Enq 0400 873 532 or                              $5, Hornsby Hts Baptist Church 110A Galston
heritage items do not know that what they have stolen                  Fete At Brooklyn Brooklyn Senior Citizens                            Rd. Enq: Val 96532434 or Karen 99871978
could cost them an automatic term in gaol of eight years               Yearly Fete 10am – 2:30pm. Great value raffle                         Over 55 Club meet 9am-12noon @ Berowra
for heritage theft.                                                    1st price 81cm TV plus other great prizes.                           Community Centre of Gully Rd. Enq: Alan
All people that live on their property are charged with                Donations of cakes, books, crafts and any                            Foody 9457 0627
having stolen goods in custody. My watch is very rare.                 small items we can sell would be appreciated.                        Helping Hands Across the Ages meet
It has a raised bar on the back of the watch. My sword                 Baby Bumps Post Natal Depression                                     9.30am-2.30pm Asquith Leisure & Learning
has a 16 leaf chrysanthemum flower on the scabbard.                     Support Group. Hornsby Hts Community                                 Centre, Lords Ave. Morning tea prov, bring own
Heritage items go on record forever as stolen.                         Centre, Galston Rd, Hornsby Heights. Sacha                           lunch, cost $5. Enq: Anita 9456 5592
Elliott Buie                                                           Parker 0417 674 405                                                  Bushwalks for Fun and Fitness
                                                                       Berowra Community Markets, Uniting                                   Wednesday Twilight Bushwalks. 6:30pm to
Dear BT,                                                               Church, Alan Road Berowra. BBQ breakfast/                            7:30pm. Enq 0400 873 532 or
A few days ago I was walking in Hornsby Mall in drizzly                lunch. Morning tea, stalls, bargains, something                      welcome_twilight.
rain and I noticed yellow and black Council signs that                 for everyone. Enq 9456 6312                                          Learn to Meditate Free 6 Week Course-
read ‘slippery when wet’. What are these signs exactly                             SUN 2ND OCTOBER                                          Discover Peace & Mental Silence. Hornsby
telling us that we don’t already know?                                 Berowra Bush Runners 7.15am Warrina                                  Community Centre – Edgewoth David Ave,
Granted Hornsby Council has made an effort to warn                     St. Oval cnr Warrina St & Hillcrest Ave,                             Hornsby. Leisure and Learning Hall 8 –
shoppers that the tile surface of the Mall is dangerous                Berowra. 5km, 10km run or walk – Jnrs to                             9:30pm. Enq 9476 3323 or 0425 223 304.
when wet - but this is the case not only when it is wet.               seniors. Cost $7 includes breakfast afterwards                                  THURS 6TH OCTOBER
Immediately before the March State Election I received a               enq 0412 441399.                                                         THE BUSH TELEGRAPH WEEKLY
letter from Council stating that the tile surface would be                         MON 3RD OCTOBER                                                           OUT TODAY!
improved in the April/May period.                                      Baby Bumps Post Natal Depression &                                   Probus Club of Berowra meets 10am
We are now in September and little has changed. Signs                  Anxiety Support Group. registered, not-                              Uniting Church, Alan Rd, Berowra Hts.
are a start but I urge Hornsby Council to really get                   for-profit Group meets Hornsby Hts Community                          Speaker, great morning tea. Visitors welcomed.
serious about the safety of the Mall surface. Making it                Centre Enq. Sacha Parker 0417 674 405                                Enq: Gabe Lomas 9456 4775
less slippery is an overdue duty of care that will assist                         TUES 4TH OCTOBER                                          Hawkesbury River Writers meet 7pm at
those who otherwise may slip. Putting up signs is simply               Hornsby & Northern Districts TPI                                     the Club in Kowan Rd, Mooney Mooney. All
not enough.                                                            Social & Welfare Club Legacy House,                                  genres, all levels of experience. Visitors/new
Judy Hopwood, Former Member for Hornsby                                Westpac Bldg, Florence St, Hornsby, 1pm.                             members welcome. Enq: Robert 0407 453 499
                                                                       Enq: Ray Davis 9476 1038                                             The Embroiderer’s Guild NSW Inc., Mt
Dear BT,                                                               Hornsby View Club meeting Asquith                                    Colah meet Senior Citizens Room, Lords Ave
Due consideration must be given to the extensive                       Bowling Club at 11am for 11.30 am. Enqs:                             Asquith at noon. Enq: Jean 9987 1252.
consultation, preparation and planning work which has                  Pauline King 94761510                                                Asquith Mixed Probus Club meets at
gone into to the proposed new (Hornsby) aquatic centre                 Local Shopping Bus Service run by                                    Asquith Bowling Club 10.15 for 10.30 start.
and all the time and resources already spent. This aquatic             Berowra Community Health Centre. Home                                New members welcome. Enq: Barry Willick
centre is important for the whole community.                           pick-ups – Berowra areas. Free to elderly. Ph                        0419 985 458
Many community members, including myself, have                         Marie or Sandra on 9456 3344.
volunteered large amounts of time.
Recent media coverage and opinions expressed
                                                                       Hornsby Ladies Probus Club meet
                                                                       10am, Asquith Leagues Club, Waitara. Enq:                           ASQUITH BOWLING CLUB RESTAURANT
seem to have blown issues out of proportion and                        Pat 9476 2175, Ros 0409 811 816.                                        Open 7 Days for Lunch & Dinner
created confusion. A balanced view needs to be taken.                  Hornsby Snrs Tenpin Bowling Group                                   Australian & Chinese Cuisine. Functions catered for.
Generations of children can benefit from swimming and                   9.30am, AMF Hornsby. Cost $13, 2 games.                             $6.00 Pasta & Roast night each Wednesday from 6pm
learning an important life skill. The health and well-being            Enq: Alan 9456 5592                                                 $3 Sunday Roast when you buy a drink 5.30-7pm
of the entire community is at stake.                                              WED 5TH OCTOBER                                                       BOOKINGS: 9477 1364
Stakeholders were invited to make comment via public                       Deadline for the Bush Telegraph                                       ALL FUNCTIONS CATERED FOR
meetings and a Deliberative Forum. These were the                                Weekly out 13 October                                     Birthday Parties, Engagements, Weddings, Seminars
forums to raise issues and provide comments. The                       Soroptimist Intl of Hornsby meet                                                       and Conferences.
proposal has been carefully planned with options                       Pennant Hills Bowling Club 7.00pm.
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considered and factors balanced. The CWA has been                      Enq: Janet 9481 0052, Pam 9945 0559,
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puts the “FUN” back into
Fun Run!
Berowra Bush Runners opened a new 5km course on Father’s Day and
the response was fantastic. It was a true Berowra social day with mums,
dads and the kids all getting into the spirit of the Fun Run.
Berowra Bush Runners operates a 10km handicap race on the first Sunday of
every month, but now they have recognised that there is a need for a shorter
course so a 5km run has been implemented.
“Fathers Day was such a huge success with over 50 runners from Berowra
including new runners and kids as young as 8 years running the 5 and 10km
course,” said a local Runner. “It’s such a great way to encourage fitness in
the area and to meet new people in a fun environment. We finish off with a
breakfast provided by the club where everyone gets a chance to have a chat
and a laugh. It really was fabulous to see so many enthusiastic runners!”
The Berowra Bush Runners have been running since 1987 and are always
looking at new routes in the area and new ways to enjoy a run. Three out of
four weeks, BBRs run through the bush which offers something really different
almost like cross training.
See the variety of runs on the website                                                                                               HORNSBY PIPE BAND
Special runs are conducted like the Beep Test, which is a fitness test
suitable for the whole family, takes place on the 16th October – see the                                                                                        CELEBRATES 50 YEARS
website newsletter for further details.                                                                                                                         Hornsby RSL Pipe Band is celebrating its 50th anniversary by holding a
So why not join in on the Berowra Bush Runners 5km Fun Run or the                                                                                               traditional Scottish ceilidh at The Showroom in Hornsby RSL on Saturday
10km Handicap next held on the 2nd October and join in on the fun?                                                                                              1st October from 7pm.
Runners should meet at 7.15am at Warrina Street Oval car park,                                                                                                  The Hornsby RSL Pipe Band was originally formed in 1961 as the Hornsby RSL
finishing with breakfast.                                                                                                                                       Youth Club Pipe Band and is now a senior band associated with the Sporting
It’s not about how fast you are, it’s about how                                                                                                                 Bodies of Hornsby RSL. After initially having “pre-loved” kilts of Wallace tartan,
much you enjoy being outdoors!                                                                                                                                  the band has been wearing the Maclaine of Lochbuie tartan since the
                                                                                                                                                                mid 1960’s.
                                                                                                                                                                Amazingly, after 50 years of running, the band even has one member who has
                                                                                                                                                                been there from the beginning!
                                                                                                                                                                Those attending the Hornsby RSL Pipe Band’s Golden Anniversary Ceilidh
                                                                                                                                                                will enjoy a 3 course dinner while being entertained with an awesome line-up
                                                                                                                                                                including the band itself, Highlander Celtic Rock Band Australia, Scottish
                                                                                                                                                                Highland Dancing, Scottish Country Dancing, and of course, the traditional
                                                                                                                                                                address to the Haggis.
                                                                                                                                                                “We hope the evening will be an enjoyable night for everyone,” said Mr
                                                                                                                                                                Thompson, Hornsby RSL Pipe Band. “We feel a great deal in pride at reaching
                                                                                                                                                                our 50 year anniversary with still a very strong membership and we look
                                                                                                                                                                forward to celebrating that with as many people as possible in a fun way.”
                                                                                                                                                                Tickets cost $52.00 and can be purchased via the website at
                                                                                                                                                       or by contacting the club booking office
                                                                                                                                                                on 9477 7777.
                                                                                                                                                                FOR MORE INFORMATION on the band
                                                                                                                                                                please visit

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                                         TO FIGHT                                2.30pm Thursday 13 October 2011,
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 frightened of the possibility of
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 who is holding a rifle in order to      Rofe Park Hornsby Heights               November 2011
 shoot any predator which may            on Saturday 22 to Sunday 23                                                                    Facial & body hair
 approach the crew.                      October, youngsters and The                                                                    removed
 Now after the appropriate time          Pink Ribbon team members
 has elapsed the problem left is         Ashleigh and Georgia aged 11
                                                                                                                                        by electrolysis
 getting the crew out of the water       and 8 came up with the idea
 and back to work. As you can            of a community carwash. The              Pilates For Pregnancy                                 Electrolysis will
 imagine it is nice to take a break      carwash will help raise funds                                                                  permanently
                                                                                           Specially tailored
 and nice to relax in the cool water.    for our team but also promote                                                                  remove all
                                                                                           Pilates Classes for
 So this is what happens…                awareness for the event.                                                                       coloured hair.
 The crew member with the rifle          The carwash will be held pre-event                pregnant women
 leans over the side of the ship and     on Sunday 9 October from 10am                     Saturdays at 11am
 fires 3 rapid shots into the water at   – 3pm at the Learn and Laugh              Health Fund Rebatable
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 an imaginary shark. The response        Children’s Centre at 335 Somerville                                                          0412 747 774
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 members of the crew all try to          100% to our Relay for Life team,
                                                                                     Mindful Movement                                    Lorraine Taylor
 get out of the water up the ships       including funds raised through a              Pilates Studio
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 swim but very few individuals want      Life can be found at          
 to swim with sharks!                       Phone: 9477 4065
 The danger in this pattern of
 behaviour is that the crew may
 eventually become immune to
 the warning of the gun and their
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                     PLUMBING                                          SMASH REPAIRS

                  BEROWRA                                                                        Lance Barnes
                                                                                                                           Dr Brian White Retires
                                                                                              Graham McIntosh                                            Dr Brian White opened his own General
                  PLUMBING                                                           Rear of 8 Berowra Waters Rd
         Local, Prompt & Professional                                                         Berowra, NSW 2081                                          Practice at 9 Turner Road Berowra
                24 HR Emergency Service                                                               9456 2346                                          Heights in January 1979.
                                                               Berowra Prestige                                                                          “I remember as a new Mum in 1979, my
 Blocked Drains Cleared, CCTV Inspections,
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                                                                                                                                                         road.’” Kathie Comb
                                                                         TREE SERVICES                                                                   Married to Diana and with baby son
                                                                     HORNSBY TREE                                                                        Michael, running the practice for the Whites
                                                                                                                                                         was very much a family affair. Diana,
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                                                                   & CRANE HIRE SPECIALIST
                                                                                 Fully Insured                                                           be up at the surgery 6 mornings every week.
                                                                                                                           “Michael even took his first steps in the waiting room among the
                                                                     PETER O’SULLIVAN                                      patients!” Diana White
                                                                         0413 808 614                                      Brian & Diana’s second son Nicholas was born in April 1980.
                                                                          Expert high climber
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                                                                          30 years experience                              closed Monday mornings. Often the Whites would arrive a bit early to
                                                                          Felling & removal                                ‘catch up’ on work only to find patients sitting on the steps in the sun
                                                                                                                           waiting for them!
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                                                                                                                           phoned Dr White and he arrived in minutes, with his clothes worn over
                           0413 596 822                                                                                    his pyjamas, bless him …” Kathie Comb
                                            9456 0063
                                                        Compare                        Long time staff members of the practice included Christine Whyte
                     Please call Mark to discuss your
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                                                                                                                           After suffering a stroke in June 1998, Brian gradually returned to work
 *Plumbing, Drainage & Gasfitting
 *Domestic & Commercial Maintenance
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                                                                                                                           in September 1998. When the surgery at 9 Turner Road closed after
                                                               6-8 Berowra Waters Rd Berowra                 9456-1243
                                                                                                                           20 years of operation, Brian started part-time practice with Dr Clive
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                                                                                                                            Doggie Rescue
                                                                                                                            Pet of the Week
                                                                                                                            Latte and Sky are the remaining
                                                                                                                            litter mates who were dumped in
                                                                                                                            emaciated condition in a box in a
                                                                                                                            park and later transferred to the
                                                                                                                            pound. The pound manager knew
                                                                                                                            they would not survive the night.
                                                                                                                            DoggieRescue took them on.
                                                                                                                            We only had hours to save them.
                                                                                                                            Everyone pulled together to give these pups the best chance of
                                                                                                                            survival. Within an hour we had a volunteer who kindly drove from
                                                                                                                            the city to Blacktown to get these pups. The pound stayed open late
                                                                                                                            and so did the vet. The vet started work on them immediately and
                                                                                                                            they were put on IV fluids. Sadly after several days of intensive work
                                                                                                                            we lost 2 of the pups but the 4 girls survived. 2 have found homes
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KITCHENS LAUNDRIES SHELVING                                                                                                 happens to be the foster carer. How good is that?
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       55 Salisbury Rd, Hornsby                                                                                                       The more I hear of human cruelty to animals, the less I like people                                                                                                             in general and the more I love animals. Ed.

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                                                      garden renovations, sandstone work,               0414 509 212.
                                                      paving, retaining walls, decking,                    MAKEUP, HAIRSTYLING:
                                                      maintenance, hedging Tim Steel 0410                                                     0435564960 email:wedding@
                                                      895 065            PLASTER/GYPROCK No job too small   
                                                         ph Ray 0412 285 601                          WEDDING DUO and band avail to suit
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only $25 0410 691 946 or                              Hedges, pruning, weeding, garden           experience 0428 563282                       PHOTOGRAPHY
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GARAGE SALES                                          clean, pressure washing. Karl              to internal/external sliding aluminium/      Weddings, Families. (02) 9640 0330 /
1ST OCT - 3 BALI PL. BEROWRA                          0404 986 387                               wood doors & windows. Rescreening            0413 009 303
(bottom of Bambil Rd)8-12pm. Huge                     ALUMINIUM GUTTER GUARD To suit             flyscreens. Free quotes. Fully insured.      HEALTH, FITNESS &
Assort. Something for everyone.                       your home. Call Matt 0417 735 361          Ph Helen 9476 2221.                          BEAUTY
BUILDING DESIGN &                                     BEROWRA ELECTRICAL Service. Lic.           TV AERIAL Installations. New or update       BEROWRA PHYSIOTHERAPY Pacific
PLANS                                                 140353C, prompt service. Ph Robert         old system Wollongong and Newcastle          Hwy. Massage, back pain, sports
BUILDING DESIGN Plans for new                         9456 2826 / Mob 0422 309 277               UHF channels - prompt service Ph 9457        injuries. Ph Jackie Walford 9456 3322
homes, granny flats, alterations,                     CEMENT RENDERING SERVICES                  9615 or 0412 340 008 ask for John.           / 0414 925 477
additions. Ph 9456 0127 Lindsay,                      Professional advice, quality work,         UPHOLSTERY Over 30 yrs exp. Ph               BLUE MOON REMEDIAL                             any size house or project, all finishes    Bryan 9476 6835 / 0414 913 883               MASSAGE for tired, sore, tense,
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new homes, etc. Phone Warren Jenkins                  PLASTERFORCE 0418 286 567                  BEROWRA & DISTRICT CLEANING                  41 Edgeworth David Ave, Hornsby.
(retired architect) on 9456 4032.                     or 9456 7800.                              SERVICES Berowra to Hornsby.                 Ph 9482 9962
WANTED KNOWN                                          CLOCKS & INSTRUMENTS Prof.                 Ph Jan 9456 3834.                            CARLY’S HAIRDRESSING 22
BUSHBAND for all occasions,                           repairs, home visits, instrument maker.    BY GEORGE WINDOW CLEANING                    Lonsdale Ave Berowra Hts 9456 1260
weddings, birthdays, social parties.                  Ph 9476 5778 / 0409 131 808.               Reasonable rates, free quotes.               or 0430 556 980
Call Mick 0418 112 675                                GARDENING Beautify your garden by          Call George 0410 332 354                     HERBALIFE Products Ph 0425 252
SEWING All alterations ladies &                       certified horticulturist for $33/hr.       LOCAL MAN-WINDOW                             364 /
gents. Helen 9457 6118                                Call Norman Ph 0412 196 268                CLEANING Free quotes. Spring                 HYPNOTHERAPY &
CATERING                                              GARDENING Neat & Tidy Garden               Special. Book by 1st October & receive       COUNSELLING Wendy
   ASQUITH FAMILY BUTCHERY                            Service. Ph Jim 0438 196 807 or            10% off any quote.                           Bunning 9456-1190. www.
       Absolutely best spit roasts.                   9456 7573                                  Ph Simon 0414 225 057              
Try our famous, AWARD WINNING, tasty                  GUTTERS CLEANED windows,                   SQUEEGEE PETE WINDOW                         PROFESSIONAL MASSUER,
     sausages. FLAVOURS GALORE!                       rooftops, driveways, moss & lychen         CLEANING Call Peter for a quote.             HORNSBY For bookings please
   Clubs, schools, functions catered for.             treatment. Call Matt 0417 735 361          Professional results at affordable prices    Phone 9476 1336 Noel Curtis ATMS.
 We make our famous ham-bacon-bestin the world        LAWN MOWING & GARDENING                    0416 179 213 or 9987 2659                    REBECCA CHRISTENSEN
       KNIFE SHARPENING AVAILABLE                     Mooney to Berowra to Hornsby. Please       BUSINESS                                     CHIROPRACTIC Gentle & caring
 ASQUITH                                              Ph Mike 0407 775 895.                      OPPORTUNITIES                                treatment in our Berowra based clinic,
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COMPUTER SERVICES                                                                                Ph 02 9985 8888                              ph 9456 3934
8 MILLIMETRE MOVIE AND VHS                                                                       DRIVING INSTRUCTION                          PETS
TO DVD conversion Latest Nikon                                                                   PROFESSIONAL LESSONS In your                 ALL PET MINDING SHANNY THE
equipment. Ph 9456 2851 or                                                                       car. Save$$ Pass the test. Ex Police         NANNY. Ph 9457 9162 /
                                                         TRADITIONAL TOY SHOP
0412 472 901.                              JUST OPENED                       Officer 0402 948 862                         0411 541 667
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SUPPORT Hardware & software                                 (right next to Coonanbarra Café)     man, Tod Clark, Lic. 011043.                 SERVICE Puppy Classes: Pups 8-16
problems. John 9456 1964 or                                        Tel: 9487 4104                Ph 9456 7727.                                wks, Private lessons. Behaviour
                                                             Open 6 days (closed Tuesday)
0414 400 401
                                                                  Unique range -
                                                                                                 PAINTER                                      problems in dogs or cats. Helen White
                                                          Beautiful quality European toys        GERRY’S PAINTING SERVICES                    Dip.ACP (NOCN), AMACC. Qualified
  Berowra PC Services                                             Large to small int/ext. Reliable and free    Animal Behaviour Counsellor.
         Giving You An Extra Hand                     LAWNMOWING LOCAL A1                        quotes. Ph 0420 370 300                      Ph 9456 2573 /0423 533 986.
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                                  I Need A Website!   SERVICE Reg. Ins. Ph Neville 0424          SAM SUNG PAINTING &                          ARATAH DOG TRAINING
  With My PC?                                         207 012, 9985 9213                         DECORATING New & repaint, int/               BEROWRA Private or group lessons.
                                     My Network
                                     Is Not Working   LAWNS & GARDENS Lawns, Edges,              ext, free quotes, all work guaranteed        To develop a well behaved pet or for
 I Think I Have
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                                                      Hedging, Garden Makeovers, Rubbish         Lic 223324c call now 0403 102 933            competition sports.Ph:9456 4157 or
                                                      Removal, Pruning, Clean Ups, Fully         EDUCATION                                    0421 028 219
                     Call Lloyd                       Insured Call Lachlan 0423 644 917          ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE of                       BEAUTIFUL CREATURES
         9456 0292 or 0411 541 007                    LAWPRA MOWING & Maintenance                Achievement. Maths 7-12, Chemistry.          Pet Minding Services. Colleen
                                                      Serv Local, reg’d, insured.                Ph 9456 3459.                                0423 135 070.
                                                      Ph 0403 775 567                            MUSIC TUITION                                FOUR PAWS DOG GROOMING
                                                      LOCKS fitted, repaired, rekeyed. Secy      HORNSBY ACADEMY OF                           130 Berowra Waters Rd, Berowra Hts,
                                                      Lic. 408561901. Nigel 0411 303785          MUSIC Tuition in all instruments             (behind vet). Ph 0412 929 475
                                                      PIANO TUNER - Technician                   and vocal. Qualified teachers,               HYDRO POOCH MOBILE DOGGY
                                                      professionally trained. All work           exams avail. Ph 9987 1066. www.              WASH Washing, clipping, dog walking
HARDWARE & SOFTWARE                                   guaranteed. Ray Clothier 9456 4632                 & minding. Ph 0425 246 618 or
problems fixed in store or at home.                   or 0412 354 632                                                                         9456 6290,

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 SAMMY’S MOBILE SALON Clip,                   Why not have FAIRY FLOSS,                  WAGON 2007
 wash, dry, nails - all areas, 10 years       POPCORN & SNO CONES at your                47000kms,Very good
 exp. Call Rosalie 0417 263 511.              party, christmas event, any occassion.     condition, excellent on fuel,
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 A DJ with LIGHTS 0416 188 108                            ono.Ph.0414 877 782             SUZUKI SWIFT GLX
                                                                                                                         1.6 1990 5 Spd manual,
 A GALA PARTY HIRE 9477-4700                  HOLIDAY LETTING                                                            full service recently.          CAMPER TRAILER -
 Marquees Tables Chairs Heaters               PT MACQUARIE 2 bed unit, Flynns                                            170,000kms. Ideal 1st           Cubb- “The Drifter”
 PARTY                                        Beach, fab ocean views. Spring Special                                     car. Good Condition (PSO        - Bicentennial Edition, With
 TAJ MAHAL EVENTS ia a one                    Ph 9456 3732                                                               910)$2990 ono.                  Annex, Good condition,
                                                                                                                         0438 047 801.                   Rego Dec/11, Double
 stop for all your event deco. Chair          FOUND                                                                                                      bed plus single, 3 way
 covers,centre pieces,fairy light curtains,   BRACELET Asquith Park Sat 17/9                                                                             Fridge,Stove $2,400 ono
 stage deco, food, performers,invitation      ph 0409 047 317                            TOYOTA AURION ZR6                                               Ph. 0439428459
 cards, & more. www.tajmahalevents.           WATCH ladies on 23/9 near Subway           2007 59500kms, BCI23L, 9476 0405                             Pac Hwy Berowra 9456 2887                  excellent cond, 1 owner, full
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                                                                                         control, keyless lock/start,    JAYCO FINCH 2003
                                                                                         superb car. Rego to July        Good condition, second
                                                                                         2012. $23500 ono.               owner,used 3 times

 INCLUDE PETS IN BUSHFIRE                                                                Ph 0448 847 784                 Registered and insured end
                                                                                                                         of year. Good tyres, spare
                                                                                                                                                         MOTORHOME TOYOTA
                                                                                                                                                         COASTER 1995 6 cyl 4.2
                                                                                                                         never used. Full anex fully
 SURVIVAL PLAN, WARNS                                                                                                    screened, Price $13,500.
                                                                                                                         Phone 0412 105 392
                                                                                                                                                         diesel 293kms. Exhaust
                                                                                                                                                         brakes, 2 new start batt.
                                                                                                                                                         3 new house batt. New
 RSPCA                                                                                                                                                   shocks, good tyres, 7mths
                                                                                                                                                         rego CNX649 $29,000
 With bushfire season upon us, RSPCA NSW is urging the public to include                                                                                 ono Ph 0412 779 840.
 their animals when preparing a family bushfire evacuation plan.                         MERCEDES BENZ ML 320
 The RSPCA recommends that people relocate their animals to a safe place before          Luxury 4wd Green Java
 there’s an immediate threat or evacuation.                                              with Beige Leather and
                                                                                         woodgrain finish. 1999          SUPREME GETAWAY
 “Planning ahead is critical,” said RSPCA NSW Chief Inspector David OShannessy.
                                                                                         model, reg until Dec 2011,      OFF ROAD 2007                    SOLD
 “Often, people have no choice but to leave their animals behind because they’ve
                                                                                         154,000kms. Excellent           Supreme Indep Trailing
 not considered their pets as part of their evacuation plan.”                            cond. $12,990 ono               Arm-Suspension with
 Bushfire survival plans should include separate strategies to care for companion        Ph 0411 106 483                 springs-180L water storage-
 animals and livestock.                                                                                                  Ext H/C Shower-Awning
 In preparation for an emergency, the RSPCA recommends: Having carry boxes                                               1 side & End with stays-2
 (for smaller pets), leads (for dogs) and halters (for horses) readily accessible –                                      spares-2 9kg gas tanks
                                                                                                                         L4900 W2200 height 2200
 if possible, familiarise pets with boxes and leads in advance so they become                                            $33,500 Ph 9456 6177
 more comfortable with them Ensuring pets wear collars and tags at all times
 – tags should include the animal’s name, owner’s name and phone number To
 always have a secondary contact number on the ID tag or microchip record – a
 home phone won’t be answered in an evacuation Ensuring pets are microchipped
                                                                                         SI HORNSBY’S TRIVIA
 and registered with your local council, as required under NSW law Preparing
 an emergency pet supply kit – food and water (remember to pack a can opener
                                                                                         NIGHT A GREAT SUCCESS!
 if feeding canned food), food and water bowls, kitty litter and litter tray for cats,   Hornsby Soroptimist International club members and their friends put
 medication, blankets and towels Keeping current photos of your pets and a detailed      their brains to work for a good cause at a Trivia Night on Saturday 3rd
 description of them, in the event they become lost If pets should become lost during    September. The evening was a great success with well over a hundred
 an emergency, contact the RSPCA for helpful tips on how to locate them Appointing       people supporting the event, including members of other Soroptimist
 a backup person – possibly a trustworthy neighbour – who can implement your             International Clubs in Sydney (SI Hawkesbury, SI The Hills and SI Sydney).
 evacuation plan in your absence                                                         SI Hornsby held the event to raise funds for various local and international projects
 Livestock tips include: Preparing and maintaining fuel-reduced areas onto which         including Delvena Women’s Refuge, Studio Artes & the Soroptimist International
 livestock can be moved and held Having emergency supplies of fodder and water           Project “Birthing in the Pacific” (Midwifery Training in Papua New Guinea).
 available                                                                               Over $2,300 being raised from the evening. Thanks go to all who came along
 “Pets typically cannot survive on their own so taking animals with you is strongly      and supported the event and local businesses who donated prizes.
 recommended whenever possible,” said Chief Inspector OShannessy.                        For more information about Soroptimists visit our website
 For more information on animal welfare in emergencies, visit:                  or contact Janet 9481 0052 (daytime) or Pam                                                9945 0559 (evenings) email:

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social snippets                                                                    Mt Kuring-gai RFB
                                         FETE AT BROOKLYN                          50TH ANNIVERSARY
                                         Brooklyn Seniors are holding their        Story by Mick Gallagher & Capt Scott Jones RFS.
                                         yearly fete at The Cottage on             Mt Kuring-gai Rural Fire Brigade (Mt K RFB) is having its 50th anniversary
                                         Saturday 1st October 2011 from            ‘Community Celebration Day’ on Saturday 1 October 2011, 9am – 4pm.
                                         10am-2.30pm. Donations of cakes,          Formed in 1961, Mt Kuring-gai RFB has offered opportunities to residents
                                         books, crafts & any small items we        of Mt Kuring-gai & Mt Colah (and beyond) to volunteer their services to
                                         can sell will make our day successful.    help protect our local community.
                                         Good value raffle will be on sale,        Whether it be through conducting Hazard Reduction burns, responding to fires &
                                         1st prize Vivo 32in or 81cm Television,   other incidents, or helping to make our community FireWise through a variety of
                                         plus great prizes. Phone Bruce            community activities, the volunteers have been there for us.
                                         0429 987 549                              In addition to celebrating 50 Years of service to our community, the brigade is
Col And Debbie Sharp and                                                           undertaking a joint project with Hornsby Shire Council and the NSW Rural Fire
Mark and Keri Burton have                Hornsby &                                 Service (RFS) to upgrade their brigade facilities. This will enable the housing of
great pleasure in announcing the                                                   future fire tankers and other equipment, along with providing enhanced facilities
engagement of their children,            District Lantern                          for the volunteers which will enable them to continue to carry out their vital duties.
DAVID AND LISA.                                                                    The brigade is presently conducting a door knock raffle in the Mt Kuring-gai / Mt
“We are all angels with one wing, only
                                         Club continues                            Colah area to help raise funds towards the station upgrading. When they knock,
when we come together can we fly”        TO SHINE                                  please give them a smile and support their fundraising goals.
                                                                                   “We are really looking forward to the support of our local community to help turn
We wish for you a lifetime of loving,
caring and sharing.                                                                our plans into reality,” said Scott Jones, Captain Mt K RFB.
                                                                                   The brigade is located at 16 Banyula Pl (east end, off Excelsior Rd) Mt
BCCS Family Pet                                                                    Colah. For further information contact Captain Scott Jones on 0412
                                                                                   891448 or email Why not follow Hornsby/
Show Fete local                                                                    Ku-ring-gai Rural Fire Service (RFS) on Facebook?
schools & pre                                                                      Visit:
schools colouring                                                                  FRONT PAGE PHOTO: Capt Scott Jones (seated centre) & the crew of
                                                                                   Mt Kuring-gai RFB invite you to its 50th Anniversary Community Celebration Day
competition                                                                         & Garage Sale on Sat 01 Oct 2011.
By now your children should have
received their entry form for this       The Royal Institute for Deaf
competition through their school
                                                                                   BEROWRA RSL SOCIAL GOLF CLUB
                                         and Blind Children (RIDBC)                Sunday 18th September had our members playing at the Morisset Golf
or pre school.                           acknowledged the extraordinary            Club with some fine scoring being recorded and our second round of
You can download additional copies       work of the Hornsby & District            the Club championship has now been completed.
from         Lantern Club at the Annual                Winners for the day were:
Entries may be dropped off at the        Lantern Club Luncheon, which was          1st - John Adams nett 64 / 2nd - Jeff Knight nett 67 / 3rd - Kevin Murphy
school or Bush Tele offices by 3pm       held on Friday 2 September 2011.          nett 70 / 4th - Barry Rothwell nett 71 on cb / 5th - Ken Rothwell nett 71.
Monday 10th October.                     The Hornsby & District Lantern Club       Leaders going into the final round of the championships are Andrew Rogers ‘A’
Thanks to Homebiz, great prizes          raised almost $16,603 for RIDBC           grade, John Adams ‘B’ grade and Darren Lynch ‘C’ grade. Well done to the
will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and         in the past year. Their efforts helped    leaders who have put together a couple of fine rounds and appear to have the
3rd places for each of the four age      RIDBC’s 23 Lantern Clubs reach a          rest of us at their mercy.
categories.                              combined total of $600,000.00 for         Don’t forget the upcoming Tea Gardens ‘Green Jacket’ weekend on the 29th
Winners will be announced at 11am        RIDBC, Australia’s largest independent    and 30th October. Anyone interested in attending for a great weekend of
at the Pet Show by Mayor Nick            provider of educational services to       golf on an excellent course, or for any other information about us please
Berman.                                  children who are sight or hearing         contact John Andrews 9456 2451 or John Adams 9456 1860.
So start colouring, submit your          impaired.                                 Next game is again at Morisset on the 16th October, 6:30 a.m. hit-off.
entry and then come along and            Lantern Clubs offer members the           Starters please place your names on the booking sheet, downstairs in the
see the entries at the Pet Show on       chance to be enterprising in a            games area at the R.S.L.
Saturday 15th October.                   fun social setting, while making a
                                         contribution to a tremendous cause.
RETURN THANKS                            The Hornsby & District Lantern
Ewan and Stephanie wish to thank our
                                         Club is always welcoming new
                                         members – anyone interested in                                               DR BRIAN
many friends for their sympathy and      helping should contact President,
support following the recent sad loss    Tamara Beasley on 9449 1492.
of our beloved David. Please accept      For more information about
this as our personal thanks.             RIDBC, visit
                                                                                                                        After 32 years in Berowra,
          OPEN                                                                                                          I am hanging up my
           FRIDAYS                                                                                                      stethoscope and retiring.
            10am - 4pm
                                                                                                                        I have very much enjoyed
                                                                                                                        working in Berowra.
 Warehouse                                   Denyse Schoenmaker                                                         I would like to thank all the
   SALE                                         Experienced Authorised
                                                  Marriage Celebrant
                                                                                                                        Staff and Patients over the
     womans fashion & sleepwear            Offering personally designed civil                                           many years.
             sizes 8-22                     ceremonies which may include:
                                                                                                                        I will miss you greatly.
                                                   Renewal of Vows
                                                                                                                        Many thanks for the kind
                   29 Leighton Place
                   HORNSBY                     Naming and Rites of Passage                                              Retirement wishes and gifts as
                   Annette                     Phone: 9489 7371                                                         well as the many friendships.
                   0414 260 034
                                              Mobile: 0423 500 417
                                                                                                        Brian White

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                                         smarter                                                                                          special buys™ are moving to

                                         shopping                                                                                                from the 5th October

       Melamine Tableware                                                                                                                                                                  Citronella Candle

                                                                                                                                                                                         3 pack


                                                                                        this week’s
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                                         accessories not included
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       BBQ Rotisserie                                                                                                                                                                               50L Timber
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                                                           per kg
                                                                                                                              99c  each
                                                                                                                                                                                               $ 99

                                                  Lamb Leg Butterfly                                                       Avocado each                                                     Pink Lady Apples
                                                  per kg                                                                  99c per unit                                                     1kg
         garnish not included                     $14.99 per kg                                                                                                                            $2.99 per kg

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                                                         7 per kg
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                                                  Half Beef Rump                                                          Green Beans 500g                                                 Navel Oranges
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         garnish not included                     $7.99 per kg

                                                                                                                                            for more visit
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  Lismore, Tweed Heads, Albury and Lavington stores. Some items are sold in pre-packed sizes. While stocks last – please note stocks are limited and will vary between stores. Despite our careful planning, we apologise
  if selected items may sell out on the first day due to unexpected high demand. In the event of unexpected high demand, ALDI Stores reserves the right to limit purchases to reasonable quantities.        ALM4136_W39_C

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