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Submission to the Sydney Harbour Federation Trust (Harbour Trust) Review

Submission to the Sydney Harbour Federation Trust (Harbour Trust) Review being held 18 February, 6pm to 8pm at the Sydney Masonic Conference & Function Centre, 66 Goulburn Street, Sydney.    
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Have your Say on the Proposed Changes to Woolwich and Huntleys Point Ferry Routes

As you will no doubt be aware there are major changes proposed for the above routes which will have an adverse effect on the suburb’s commuters in terms of lengthened journeys and will mean considerable inconvenience particularly for the elderly and those travelling with children or luggage. Transport for NSW and Sydney Ferries operator Transdev […]
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Hunters Hill Trust Journal, December 2019

The Hunters Hill Trust Journal Volume 57, No 2, December 2019 is available here. This edition includes: From the President’s Desk – Alister Sharp The updated ‘Green Book’ New Plans of Management An update on the Plan of Management DA Updates 1 & 3 Ryde Road The Lost & Found Department – 39 Alexandria St The […]
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“The Heritage of Hunters Hill” is here!

Following on from the launch at the Hunters Hill Trust Christmas party “The Heritage of Hunters Hill” book is now available. It has been printed in full colour and features almost 500 homes.  Price $55 each Available from the following local outlets: Hunters Hill Post Office, 32 Alexandra Street Hunters Hill Museum, 22 Alexandra Street The […]
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Christmas Party & ‘The Heritage of Hunters Hill’ Book Launch

Our Christmas Party this year will be held on Thursday 28 November at the RSL Hall, corner Ady and Alexandra Streets from 6.30pm.  As usual there’ll be good food, good company and musical entertainment. At the party we will be launching the print edition of our updated publication ‘The  Heritage of Hunters Hill’ and below is […]
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Historical Walk – Greenwich Foreshore

Fabulous sunshine greeted us on Sunday for our July walk around the Greenwich foreshore.  A large and enthusiastic group took the short ferry ride across the water and within minutes were admiring the views of the picturesque and well-kept Greenwich Baths, opened in 1916.  The route took us past beautiful heritage homes with amazing vistas from every […]
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St Peter Chanel Church – Development Update

A Win for Heritage in the Land and Environment Court! Following the formal onsite meeting of the Land and Environment Court (LEC) on 28 May, the Hunters Hill Trust is pleased to report that the LEC has refused the DA but encourages members to maintain a watching brief in case the decision is appealed. Council’s […]
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St Joseph’s College Historical Tour – June 2019

This month’s walk was a tour of St Joseph’s College historical precinct led by Richard Quinn, former mayor of Hunters Hill and our knowledgeable guide, and was enjoyed by our biggest group ever! 36 people attended the tour, which commenced with the history of the Marist Brothers in Australia and the purchase of the entrance […]
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Hunters Hill Trust Journal, June 2019

The Hunters Hill Trust Journal Volume 57, No 1, June 2019 is available here. This edition includes: From the President’s Desk – Alister Sharp AGM Report Membership Interaction with Council Walks & Events 2018 -2019 How Our Garden Suburb is Changing The Farm Attendant’s Cottage – Waruda DA Updates New Sports Complex St Joseph’s College St Peter […]
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Inclusive playground in Boronia Park: CAUTION

The Weekly Times (10 April) reports that Council’s plans for an ‘all ability, inclusive’ playground are progressing, with funding of $250,000 already secured. When this project was proposed the Trust expressed concern that: the playground needs to be compatible with the Plan of Management for Boronia Park this type of playground needs a higher level […]
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