OUR COMMUNITY GROUPS ARE ALWAYS LOOKING FOR NEW MEMBERS
Hornsby Ku-ring-gai & Hills District Cricket Association Inc Operates from various locations in region - call for information a club in your area. Phone: Craig Menzies 0488 772 707. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.hkhdca.com.au
The Lions Club of Berowra Inc A charity service club. Meetings held on third Thursday of the month at 7:00pm for 7:30pm. Contact: President Colin Hunter 02 9456 1121 (h) Email: email@example.com Web: www.berowralions.org.au
Rotary Club Of West Pennant Hills & Cherrybrook Inc. Location: Meets at Springfield Receptions, 245 Newline Rd, Dural NSW 2158. Meetings are held every Monday night at 6:30 pm Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: www. wphcrotary.org. Contact: Secretary Jim Simpson, mob 0439465725
2nd Castle Hill Rovers Youth organisation for males and females 18-26 interested in abseiling, caving, canyoning, bushwalking, hiking, flying, rock climbing, scuba diving, socialising and other adventurous activities. Email: email@example.com. Web: www.gwsrovers.com.au. Contact: Rover Advisor - Todd McDonnell 0409 221 459
Zonta Club of Sydney Hills Inc Meets at Hills Lodge Boutique Hotel, Windsor Rd, Castle Hill NSW 2154. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: www.zontadistrict24.org. Meetings held 3rd Mon of month 6.00 pm. Bookings essential and visitors always welcome. Contact: President - Brenda Bradbery 9484 2700 or 0414 641 408 Community Fdn of North Western Sydney Kellyville Community Centre, Wrights Rd, Kellyville NSW 2155. Email: email@example.com. Web: www.cfnws.org.au CFNWS is an independent, not for profit, charitable organisation operating since 2007 and run entirely by volunteers. Our Bridging the Gap program works with local service providers to bridge the gap by providing additional assistance to disadvantaged people in the region including sport and recreation assistance, essential equipment and services and No Interest Loans Scheme. Australian Sikh Association Inc 8 Meurants Lne, Glenwood NSW 2768. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: www.asainc.org.au. ASA offers Daily Path/ Keertan/Scriptual Readings, questions can be asked about Sikh history, culture and beliefs. ASA provides Punjabi language classes, and some music classes. A Resource Centre has been built where services like library, cultural youth activities and Community Forums etc. are offered. Contact: 0433 580 539 Scouts Australia - Greater Western Sydney Region - Provide young people with a program that has them and you feeling good, having fun, and developing life skills. Activities for youth aged 6-26 years. Referral to local groups, meeting on various evenings. Hours: Tues-Fri 9.00 am - 3.30 pm. Further information 02 9639 2488 Email: email@example.com Web: www.greaterwestscouts.com.au Boys’ Brigade NSW Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: boys. brigadeaustralia.org. Youth activities for 5-18 year olds. Male Only. Boys. Contact: NSW Head Office - 9896 7247 & 1800 819 704 Sleep Disorders Australia - NSW Branch 39 Brunette Dr, Castle Hill NSW 2154. Email: email@example.com. Web: www.sleepoz.org.au. Provides information and support for people living with sleep disorders, especially sleep apnoea, restless legs syndrome and insomnia. Hours: MonFri 9am-5pm. Contact 02 9990 3514
STaR Association - Suite 5, 11 Packard Ave, Castle Hill NSW 2154. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. au. Web: www.star.org.au. The STaR (Special Teaching and Research) Association is a small registered charity established by a group of parents and professionals who believe in the value of inclusive education. STaR provides early intervention support for children up to the age of 6 with disabilities and their families within mainstream childcare centres. Hours: Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 5.00 pm. Phone: 8850 1269.
Cystic Fibrosis Australia Unit 26, 5 Inglewood Pl, Norwest Business Park, Baulkham Hills NSW 2153. Email: email@example.com. Web: www. cysticfibrosis.org.au. National body comprising member State Associations. Assists member organisations to achieve common objectives by developing national education programs & collecting & distributing information about Cystic Fibrosis at national and international levels. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Contact: 1800 635 008. The Hills Community Aid and Information
Service Inc. - 390 Windsor Road, Baulkham Hills NSW 2153. Hills Community Aid have Tax Help available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at Hills Community Aid, 390 Windsor Road Baulkham Hills or Learning in the Hills, Balcombe Heights Estate 92 Seven Hills Road Baulkham Hills (Turner Building 4 & 5). To book please rings Hills Community Aid 9639 8620.
Learning in the Hills tutored and social classes range from $35 - $95 per term; for a copy of our full program please ring 9639 7918 or http://www.hca.org.au/learning-in-the-hills/. Macquarie Towns Garden Club If you love gardening, are passionate about plants, and enjoy the company of other like-minded people, we invite you to join our garden club. We meet on the first Thursday of the month at Windsor. For details contact Susan Fennelly by phone on 4575 4095, email firstname.lastname@example.org, visit the club website https://macquarietownsgardenclub. wordpress.com/
Drum4Fun - African influenced drumming classes held fortnightly at Dural Memorial Hall 604 Old Northern Rd Dural Thursdays 7-8.30pm cost $100 for 5 week term $25 casual visit. Term 3 begins 17th July – Contact email@example.com mob 0417 141 262 www.drum4fun.com.au Winston Hills Joey Scouts Monday nights 6.30–7.30pm. Winston Hills Scout Hall, Edison Parade, Winston Hills. Joey Scouts is for boys and girls 6–8 years. Joeys help to develop leadership and team skills, meet new friends and be creative, imaginative and have fun. For more information contact Helen Sara 9862 8482. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Family History Group of the Parramatta
and District Historical Society meets on the first Saturday of each month at 1.30pm in the Coach House, Hambledon Cottage, Cnr. Hassall Street & Gregory Place, Parramatta. New members and visitors are always welcome. For further information please phone (02) 9686 3203.
The Hills Trefoil Guild is an adult section of Girl Guides Australia where women aged 18 years plus can enjoy fun and friendship. Join The Hills Trefoil Guild and enjoy challenges, travel, speakers, life long friendships, giving service and much more. Meetings are held on the 3rd Friday of the month 10am at the Girl Guide Hall, 5 Bounty Ave. Castle Hills. Contact Diana 0430 124 805 or email: nsw. email@example.com. Country Womens Association, Kurrajong Meets on 3rd Wednesday of each month, 10am to 12pm at the CWA Hill, 58 Old Bells Line of Road, Kurrajong. Contact Gwenyth Cox 02 4572 1317.
Hawkesbury Artists and Artisans Trail For details of next Art Trail, ph: 02 45 677 400 or email: Leanne@mellowcrest.comWeb: www.haat.com.au
The Hills Motor Scooter Group is looking for riders who live in or near the Hills area who would be interested in joining an informal group for mid-week rides on a monthly basis. The group normally ride on the 2nd Tuesday of every month to a nominated destination usually for coffee or occasionally for lunch. Our riding distances would more suit motor scooters of 125cc power or greater .For more information please contact Kerry on 0401 666 123. Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association Hawkesbury Agricultural Show, horse & cattle shows, show hire facilities. Hawkesbury Showground. Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of each month 7.30pm-9.00pm at Showground Committee Room. Volunteers accepted. Ph: 4577 3591 (BH) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: www. hawkesburyshow.com.au Hawkesbury Model & Hobby Show Inc Sydney’s only Model and Hobby exhibition is held each year in July at Hawkesbury Showground Clarendon. Contact 0413-306-497. Email: email@example.com. Web: www.hmhs.org.au Castle Hill Senior Citizens Club Inc., All seniors are welcome to be a member of our club. Our activities include: Indoor Bowls, Cards, Rummy-Kub, Darts, Bus tours, BBQ’s and luncheons. Contact Secretary for further information Phone 02 9680 8786.
Annangrove Playgroup. Playgroup for 0-6 year olds. Fridays 9-11am within Annangrove Public School. 185 Annangrove Road, Annangrove. No weekly fees. Open day Wed 20th Aug, 10-12noon. Contact Annette: 0434 401 077
Arcadian Quilters are a group of women who share friendship, fun and their interest in patchwork and quilting. We welcome new members and if you would like to join us we meet at 9.30 am on 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesday of each month at the Galston Community Health and Resource Centre, Cnr Arcadian Road and The Glade, Galston. We also hold a night meeting every 2nd and 4th Monday at 7.30pm. As a group we are currrently making several scrap quilts for charity. If you would like further information please phone Carole on 9894 7749.
The Hills Learning Centre Parent Support Group - meets every third Wednesday of the month at 7.30pm. Join us this month on the 17th –Topic: “Coping with challenging behaviours”-RSVP info@ thehillslc.com.au or contact Mary on (02)8850 0555. Find us on Facebook www.facebook.com/thehillslearningcentre
Dural Men’s Shed meets at Dural Sport and Leisure Centre corner Pellitt Lane and Kenthurst Rd each Thursday and Saturday from 9am. Woodwork and Metalwork/Welding facilities. Enquiries Chris Thomas 0402478498 . www.duralmensshed.org Bushrangers Hash House Harriers Meet every Monday evening at 6.30pm at a pre determined area in the Hills district, we are a social mixed walking/running group. Our group is one of about 8 clubs in the Sydney district and part of a worldwide organization of Hash House Harriers (google). All newcomers are most welcome. For more information contact Peter Matthey 0408289562 Hawkesbury Woodcraft Co-operative Ltd meet every Sat & 3rd Tues at Woodlands Rd, Wilberforce between 10.00am –2.00pm. New members ladies/ gents all ages are welcome to learn or engage in Woodturning, Box Making, Scrollsawing, Marquetry, Model making, Pyrography, etc. Contact John Jones 4579 6061 or Ian West4721 8709
Thursday Ladies Tennis Competition in the Hills
District Players of all standards are welcome. For more details and contacts please see our website at hillsladiestennis.org
Tennis Ladies over 50 needed to play tennis on Tuesday mornings 9.30 – 12.30 at Thomas Thompson Park, Cedarwood Drive, Cherrybrook – soon to be re-located to West Pennant Hills Sports Club, New Line Road, West Pennant Hills. Contact Margaret 9484 –7635 or Maureen 9899-5450
The National Seniors Australia Are you over 50? Retired, or thinking about it. If so, take a look at the National Seniors Australia, Hills branch. We meet first Thursday each month at the Baulkham Hills Sports Club, 11 renown road, Baulkham Hills. Time: 9.30am to 11.45 approx. At each meeting we have a guest speaker participate in lunch after the meeting. Also, weekly lunch locations, monthly trips and tours. Convivial surroundings and friendly people, with similar interests, come along and be made welcome! Further detail ph 9899 3940 or 9674 1857. Visit www.hillsnsa.com
The Creative Keyboard Club is looking for anyone interested in music keyboard and/or home organ music participation. Any standard is welcome and we are keen to encourage players to expand their skills or just play and listen. The keyboard Group meets on every third Wednesday at 7.30/8.00 pm. The Organ Group meets every fourth Friday at 8.00 pm. There is a variety of instrument brands to suit most players styles. For any further information call Ray 9659 5250, or Keith 9837 3606. Everybody is welcome.
Dural Country Club lawn bowlers are always welcoming new members. Bowls is great for fitness, fun and friendship. Bowling days are Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday. We offer free coaching to both men and women so call 9653 1250 or 9651 4160 for more information or to book your free lessons. Ladies Tennis Club at Crestwood Reserve looking for new players, Tuesday 930am-1130am. Call Jenny 9624 2236 or 0432 494 132 if you need more details.
Pennant Hills Mens Probus Club meet on the 4th Friday of each month at Pennant Hills Bowling Club, Yarrara Road Pennant Hills, commencing at 10am. A Speaker is organised for each month. On the 2nd Friday we organise an outing with our partners and on a 5th Friday we organise a Blokes Only outing. Contact John Crane 9487 1385
North Rocks Senior Citizens Club Inc. Our over 50’s Club offers friendly social activities including carpet bowls, snooker, table tennis, bingo, cards, scrabble and darts. We meet at the Senior Citizens’ Hall, behind the tennis courts in North Rocks Park, corner of North Rocks Road and Farnell Avenue, Carlingford. Weekly activities are on Mondays and Wednesdays 8.15am to 4pm. On the second Saturday of each month Crazy Whist and snooker are held from 1.15pm to 4pm. Morning teas, sausage sizzles and lunches are also held. Find out more by calling the Secretary on 9980 6813.
Red Cross, Castle Hill Branch meet on the second Friday each month in The Tribute Room, 1st Floor, Castle Hill Library Building from 9.30am – 11am. New members welcome. Call 8850.7056. Hills District Women’s Bowling Club, Jenner Street, Baulkham Hills welcomes all ladies interested in playing, or learning to play, lawn bowls. FREE coaching is available Tuesday (3.00-5.00 pm) and Saturday morning (9.30-11.00 am). Social and Club Competition bowls are played each Tuesday from 9.30 am. Mixed “mufti” bowls are played Thursday and Sunday mornings and Thursday night. For information about joining the Club or to enquire about FREE coaching please phone The Hills Club on 9639 2733 or visit our website: www.thehillswomensbowls.com.au.