Galston, Glenorie and Hills Rural News : 2018-12-01

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Community News

COMMUNITY NEWS Sydney Hills Branch of the Associatio­n of Independen­t Retirees The Sydney Hills Branch of of the Associatio­n of Independen­t Retirees, will be holding their last meeting for the year on FRIDAY 7th DECEMBER, News from 2018. the Friends of Fagan Park The meeting will be held at the Presbyteri­an Church Hall Welhan Street, Beecroft. The meeting will commence at 10.45am, we have engaged a very interestin­g speaker, from 3G PHONES. He will speak on any proposed changes and the Phone Company Providers. We would especially like to welcome, Baby Boomers and those who are retiring in the near future. Come along meet new friends be informed of any pending changes. O n September 30 we dedicated a tribute to our long serving member, Mavis Andrews (née Bennett), who passed away in June. Many members of her family travelled down from the Central Coast for the occasion, including brothers, daughters, grandchild­ren and great grandchild­ren. Mavis attended Arcadia Public School as a child and her family farmed property on Arcadia Road and what was once known as One Chain Road. Work continues on the 1918 Internatio­nal truck. We recently removed the engine, and it is now partly dismantled, finding some of it in very sad state. It is not too soon to start thinking of our Australia Day Open day. We always hope that it is not too hot and there are no total fire bans in place preventing Blacksmith demonstrat­ions and running the hot air engine. The Netherby Homestead precinct offers some shaded tables, which enable visitors to enjoy refreshmen­ts in pleasant surroundin­gs. Weather aside, we always enjoy taking all the trucks and tractors for a leisurely run around the Park to advertise our presence. The Fagan Park museums are open every Tuesday, our volunteeri­ng day, and we open the museums on the second Sunday each month during the afternoon. President: Lauris Rennie Phone: 9634 1186 Ian Browning, Honorary Curator, 0419 435 475. Glenorie District Medical Centre would like to welcome two new fully accredited GP’s who have joined the practice. DR SHEILA LORENZO I am a Fellow in General Practice and am capable of delivering medical care to the highest standard. I hold in utmost importance, the provision of ethical and responsibl­e medicine to my patients, regardless of calling, colour or creed. I have undertaken the rigorous training provided by the Royal Australasi­an College of General Practition­ers (RACGP) for 3 years in Central NSW, namely Parkes and Bathurst. When not at work, I spend time with my family and consider cooking, watching movies, reading books and novels as my hobbies. DR LIN YE After practicing in NSW rural area for years, recently I have relocated my family in Castle Hill. It is my pleasure to join Glenorie District Medical Center. I am interested in office procedure, skin cancer and dermatolog­y. I enjoy spending my time with my wife and two kids. I love to fishing, music and computer games. OPENING HOURS: Mon – Fri: 8am – 6pm Sat: 8am – 12pm Glenorie District Medical Centre, 920b Old Northern Rd Glenorie Ph: 96521663 | www.glenoriedi­strictmedi­calcentre.com.au December 2018 | Galston Community News Read online at www.galstoncom­munity.com.au 22

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