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The Weekly Times | TWT | 9th December 2020

The Weekly Times - TWT - cheekily describes itself as a campaigning, crusading, truth-seeking, death defying, Aussie battler-aligned, one-eyed-Tiger-led news organisation dedicated to Sydney's north west.

It's one of the few remaining independently run community newspapers and turns 100 years old in 2021 - so if you want to show your support for independent media, have a quick look at the paper, submit a letter to the editor via its website or like or share one of its posts on social media.

The flip book - or digital edition/replica - of the 9th December 2020 edition of TWT can be reached here:

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Blindly fol owing Dictator FiveTWT readers have won Family Passes toTaronga Zoo
during the Christmas – New Year school holidays period.
Bringing ChristmasThey will see Nangua the rare new male infant bright orange
Francois Languar baby monkey along with other new arrivals
including six koala joeys in the Koala Encounter area. SEE

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Year One student Danica won third prize in
Local State MPs are facing certain defeat at the next
NSW election if they don’t show some courage and TWT Cherry Picking Tripthe Mayor’s Christmas Card street flag com-
stand up for their constituents against the arrogance petition and her artwork flying in the park is
of Dictator Mike Baird in his insane drive to exterminate one of dozens of banners created by stu-
local democracy with the genocide of local dents from eleven local schools now deco-
democratically elected community Councils. rating Ryde.
Danica’s mum Jasminka to The Weekly
Local Councils and community leaders are fearful that Dictator Times she is very proud of her daughter’s Joy
Baird will act with his stoolpigeon minister for misnamed ‘Local’ of Christmas banner design which is all her
Government in the shadow of Christmas with Parliament closed own work.
for four months. Mayor Laxale said the student banners
brighten up the Christmas Season after a dif-
Electors are asking: Where are our gutless MPs? Voters are ficult Covid driven year and delight young and
demanding they stand up and be counted.
Our jelly bellied local MPs don’t believe the record voter backlash
against the Liberal candidate at the recent North Sydney Federal JB’sJBW’sorWldorldeyRdScwCeCMCOvdaoaphoiHhrneeyiuterattheansiriRacynoenstrseotergwnIamtynCuaSyeachtfrCrTuahrobloSllChabooymwitiistloyrleoreMeehesffneeoaaCiaHdoolsmsraiatrsrceiawss?thk1hsAehwrnksRiamtgmtevz9heoeNsooaopSSeetoIeo1rtanapnwuoyohea!pSotrnsin9fIpie.fnxtnareyteTSN Wuiatfbv!tuinnuaohufbrtrMpteoworHeldoygstrrehesriarainuePaarevetgaCnirpeAnrylSharyneduviityhebdalcinehwkepSegnxeutRkanntatgrmopaesitw,doshyniloiindHy,nurnynlsnwroeedonioymdgetbeilsugrAmewdMrslsemolendieCetohbatdSues1ahtkmaCoouieehoyearhh0tcsFaynreskhorinspno.v0roesnCddlauimeloueudiTLTrpagaeaadsarryhyyytwmaWhctWendrdytroeleotmslwtoaeaoeoahiaeaoesfutTTsfylaguaouoodon.ynarsasrit,doecrrsssst-
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by-election was largely directed at the Baird State you there. Continued Page 3
Government’s compulsory Council amalgamation scheme.

If the Big Banker Baird’s plans are forced through and the
adverse effects are felt before the next State election all hell
will let loose.

Seems the NSW Libs haven’t learnt the lessons of the
unbeatable Campbell Newman Lib government annihilation
result north of the border. Or south in Victoria.

SEE PAGES 2 & 18 Unless sanity prevails and Dictator Baird makes a hasty
retreat the Liberals face another long term in NSW State


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Roberts urged to save Lane Cove Ferry Service!
Locals are urging Lane Cove MP Anthony Rob- Pennant Hills VIEW
Just 15 sleeps to erts to save the Lane Cove Ferry Service an- resumes meetings Former Scouts & Guides
Christmas Day nounced to cease on Friday week December 18. at Oatlands club Christmas Party

Can you believe it? It’s only fifteen sleeps to Christmas Lane Cove Ferry Service is the oldest ferry service on Pennant Hills VIEW at historic ‘Addington’
Day and Santa is preparing to pack his sleigh and head up Sydney Harbour established in 1860 by Hunters Hill pio- Club, who recently cel-
and away. neer Jules Joubert. ebrated their 60th Birth- Sydney St George’s Guild of former Scouts
day, have resumed their and Guides Christmas Party will be Sunday
We know some believe this Covid-19 stricken year can’t Ownership has changed over the years up to Rosman regular meetings after December 13 from 2.30pm to 5pm at the Guild
end quickly enough and look for a brighter New Year 2021. Ferries 1950 -1995 to Matilda Cruises now Captain Cook being on hold due to Headquarters at historic “Addington” 813-815
Cruises 1995 – present. COVID. Victoria Road Ryde under Covid-19 rules.
Whatever your viewpoint let’s hope that the New Year
brings us a return of our basic freedoms and back to our State Government funding cutbacks is blamed for the Meetings are held on Former scouts and guides who would like to
normal way of living. Meanwhile wishing you an early closing because Captain Cook Cruises says it is no longer the second Tuesday of visit Addington and meet members of the Syd-
Merry Christmas and Happy virus free New Year. financially viable without Government support. each month at Oatlands ney Guild are invited to contact Guild Treasurer
Golf Club at 11am. Meet- Lyn Donald on 0402 256 920 RSVP essentialo.
Captin Cook Cruises general manager Anthony Haworth ings consist of a 2 course
says tourism has been hard hit and the company has had meal followed by an in- All refreshments will be provided by the Guild
to make the very tough decision to cease the service. teresting guest speaker. under the strict Covid regulations.

Passengers have told The Weekly Times the loss is a Visitors and new mem- The Guild hopes to start meeting regularly
blow to school children and will increase the burden on bers are welcome. Book- again in the New Year.
parking in Hunters Hill. ings: Margaret - 9873
2402. Further information will be provided in The
Hunters Hill resident Hugh Fitzsimons says the service Weekly Times and through Lyn Donald and
is an important part of the local community providing safe Pennant Hills VIEW Sydney Guildmaster Stephen McCann on 0432
commutes for school children to North Sydney based Club helps two disadvan- 695 807.
schools and Riverview Catholic College and reduces pres- taged students through
sure on other local transport options and Valencia Street The Smith Family. December 5th & 6th AND 12th & 13th
Concord Probus Home delivery
A concert of music for baritone and piano to cel- Barbara E Pye Ryde Lantern Club’s Club Welcomes to local area.
ebrate the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth, Art Exhbition fun day coach trip retirees
about 16th December 1770 Barbara E Pye extends Ryde Lantern Club is or- The Concord Combined available.
LACHLAN ROOTS – Baritone an invitation to art lovers ganising another coach trip Probus provides retir-
and all to her upthearts on Friday January 15, 2021. ees the opportunity to Saturday 12th , Sunday 13th , Saturday 19th
PAUL WEAVER – Piano creation, development Ex- join together to progress and Sunday 20th of December 2020.
The program will include some of Beethoven’s hibition of New Works 45 Departs: St. Anne’s healthy minds and active
portrait drawings at Holy Church. Church Street Top bodies through social in- Eftpos available
greatest songs, Name of Mary Parish Hall Ryde at 8 am sharp. teraction and activities Phone orders available on
together with his Moonlight Sonata 3 Mary Street Hunters Hill. with fellow retirees from
Touring in a 65 Seat Lux- your local community. 1ST LANE COVE SCOUTS
and other works for piano Exhibition will be officially ury Coach with Rest Room
St.Alban’s Parish Hall, opened by Lane Cove MP and Accessible Walking The Concord Com- CHRISTMAS TREES
3 Pembroke St, Epping Anthony Roberts Wednes- Frame Lifter. bined Probus is open to Tree stands also available
day December 16 at 5pm new members and wel- Outside Bunnings Artarmon
Sunday 13th December at 2.00pm to 10pm. Visit: Central Coast, comes retired ladies and Lower Ground Entrance, Cleg St (7AM until Sold)
COVID registration and seating arrangements Beaches, Wyong Milk gentlemen. So, if you’re Saturday 12TH & 19TH DECEMBER
Exhibition continues open Factory: Chocolate Shop, interested in meeting fel- EFTPOS available
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Cheese Shop, low retirees, listening to Free tree trimming and care instructions
Sunday 9am to 10pm. interesting speakers and Same day delivery - $20 in Local area
Candle Shop, Doughnut joining together in social
All work is for sale. Inquir- Shop and Sara Lee Factory activities, come and join
ies 0400 667 020. later in day, prior to coming us at our monthly meet-
home! ings at the Canada Bay
RYDE DISTRICT HIS- Club in Five Dock.
TORICAL SOCIETY will Cost: $45 each, includes
hold an end of year gath- morning tea/coffee/bis- For further information
ering Saturday December cuits. contact the Membership
12 from 12 noon to 3pm at Officer on 0403 715 893
the Society’s meeting place Lunch: approx $15 to or on illouramudgee@
and headquarters historic $20 each ( your cost ) ei-
Willandra 770 Victoria ther catered in parkland/
NEW TRADING HOURS Road Ryde. rest rooms, or other venue
(COVID rules permitting)
Due to the impact of COVID-19 Please RSVP by next
our new trading hours are: Wednesday December 9 to All funds raised will go to:
[email protected] to en- the Deaf and Blind Children
Monday to Friday 7am – 5pm sure to ensure the gather- and their families at North
Saturday 7am - 4pm ing remains Covid safe. Rocks.
Sunday 10am – 2pm
For bookings and further
If inconvenient please call or text information: Contact Rob-
to 0412 010 353 to utilise our ert Anderson. Vice Presi-
pickup and delivery service. dent. Ryde Lantern Club -
phone or text 0418-552-532

Hi girls and boys,

SYDNEY ST GEORGE’S It has been a difficult year with Covid 19, but we have all come
GUILD of former scouts through the hard times.
and guides Christmas party
will be held Sunday Decem- We are looking forward to returning to all our schools and
ber 13 from 2.30pm to 5pm seeing all our friends in 2021.
at the Guild’s national HQ
historic “Addington” 813- On behalf of Harold, the board and our hard
815 Victoria Road Ryde. working committee, we would like to wish
everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy
Former scouts and safe New Year.
guides who would like to
attend with Guild members Best wishes
are welcome to contact
ph 9805 0986 ph 9870 8955 Guild Treasurer Lyn Donald from,
on 0402 256 920 for an of-
CoX’S road MaLL Midway Shopping Centre ficial invitation as numbers Happy
211 Coxs Rd, 117 North Rd are limited under Covid-19 Healthy Harold
North Ryde Denistone East regulations so RSVP is es-
sential. VIC TAGG Best regards
Vic Tagg
All drinks and refresh- Chairman, Ryde Hunters Hill
ments will be provided free and Canada Bay Life Education
of charge by the Guild in
accord with health require-

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JB’s World friends. Childrens art banners celebrate Christmas
Former Ryde Mayor Vic
CATRINA BINES our Students, parents and teachers from eleven local schools were in Ryde Park on Friday morning with Ryde Mayor
2008 TWT Granny Smith Tagg who was mayor when Jerome Laxale to unfurl student art Christmas banners. Eleven schools participated namely Denistone East Public
Festival Queen faces 33 Dr John was awarded Ryde School, Gladesville Public School, Kent Road Public School, Melrose Park Public School, Putney Public School, Ryde
candles on her birthday cake Citizen of the Year in 2009 Public School, Smalls Road Public School, St Charles’ Catholic Primary School, St Kevin’s Catholic Primary School,
today while former Ryde and JB celebrate birthdays St Therese’s Catholic Primary School and West Ryde Public School. First prizewinner was Michelle Lai Year 5 of Ryde
Salvos leaders Lynden and together. Look forward to Public School, second prize Emma Altree Year 6 St Therese and third Danica Simic West Ryde Public. TWT on-the-
Belinda Spicer will cel- catching up JFK AM from spot PHOTO.
ebrate 37 years wedded bliss JFB AM.
tomorrow with their children Saturday Carols at Home - This Week!
Joel, Zoe, Alisha, Bethany ***
and Corban same day as CHRIS GEDDES num-
Roger O’Dwyer of Hunt- ber one son of Geddes clan
ers Hill real estate fame cel- matriarch Miriam of Tenny-
ebrates. son Point and now resident
across the Ditch in Kiwi-
Tomorrow Thursday is land faces 65 candles on his
also the date of Stephen birthday cake in Kiwiland
Sim “The Voice of Ryde” Saturday same day David
and he’ll be celebrating with Taitz former centre manager
a BBQ party at at Henley at Gladesville Shopping Vil-
Community Centre Crown lage.
Street Henley from 7pm. See Edward Barry Parson-
you heir champion after the age son and heir of Drs Sean
Hunters Hill Mayor’s Christ- and Amanda Parsonage of
mas Supper. Top Ryde’s SPA Dental now
renamed Smiles is turning
*** nineteen Saturday while our
RODNEY BINET of Bi- TWT receptionist Debbie
net Homes fame celebrates Williams also celebrates
another birthday Friday Saturday and we will cel-
same day Steve Perrin of ebrate at TWT when she re-
North Ryde blows out the turns from holidays.
candles on his cake with bet-
ter half Pat Perrin same day ***
as John Higgins of Ryde RON CZINNER cel-
Rotary Club faces a small ebrates a birthday and 43
bushfire of eighty candles on years of Ronald C Czinner &
his birthday cake. Co as Gladesville’s legal ea-
Twins Adelaide and De- gle and regular good guy and
clan Smith celebrate the end longtime Hunters Hill Rotar-
of their teenage years Friday ian Sunday with better half
in Lithgow where their father Gail and family.
Mark is the Anglican Parish Also Sunday Patricia Fo-
Priest along with better half ertsch better half of Bur-
Anna and siblings Jose- khart Foertsch celebrates as
phine, Matilda and Audrey does Frank Brus of Climate
Honor. Realists of Five Dock along
with Cynthia Pedrosa for-
*** merly of The Philippines.
Barrie and Jude Drake
of Hunters Hill celebrate 58
years wedded bliss Monday
while Valda and Bill Payne
our favourite Rotary partners
of Ryde set a formidable
benchmark of 69 years on For many people, Christmas can be a
Tuesday. Beat that! And still lonely time but C3 Church Ryde wants to
lovingly together. change that this year by providing Car-
ols entertainment in your living room and
Greg Matthews OBE for- has partnered with Reach Community
mer Oz Test cricketer and Initiatives to provide free Food Hampers
now commentator scores 61 for those in need, to get you through the
not out on Tuesday and cel- Christmas season.
ebrates with his famous mum
Neita Matthews OAM of
Netball Hall of Fame and
St George’s Guild of Syd-
DR JOHN F KNIGHT ney member. They are the 2020 has been a on Saturday Decem-
AM (pictured) also known only known Mother and Son year for many unprec- ber 12 at 6.30pm - all
as Dr James Wright of TV duo that are featured in their edented events and you need to do is in-
and merry media medic fame respective sports Halls of as a result there are vite your friends to
and NSW Senior Citizen of Fame. many people who may your living room and
the Year 2017 and founder be feeling isolated this head over to www.
of Medi Centre Foundation Former State MP for Fuller Christmas season and
including Vimiera Village at electorate that covered Ryde in need of some joy. .  Whether you are at
Eastwood celebrates a meri- and Hunters Hill in days of home or on the go -
torious 93 Golden Years Sat- yore Peter Coleman whose C3 Church Ryde will you can be a part of
urday. He will be celebrating daughter Tanya is married to be putting together this carols event with
with son David Knight who former Federal Treasurer Pe- an incredible “Carols all your friends and
manages the flagship Vimi- ter Costello would’ve been at Home” show online family.
era Village and family and 92 Tuesday.

Continued Page 12

Then on Wednesday

Community Initiatives

ARE YOU ISOLATED OR UNDER and C3 Cares together
with C3 Church Ryde

FINANCIAL STRAIN? are partnering this
year to bring you some

practical support by

Reach Community Initiatives and way of providing a
Christmas Food Ham-
C3 Cares invite you to receive a
per to those in need.

FREE This Community Food AT C3 CHURCH RYDE
CHRISTMAS Hamper pick up event
FOOD HAMPER will take place from
4pm, on Wednesday
December 16, at the
West Ryde Communi-
ty Centre, 3-5 Anthony

This event will be

Covid safe, family

4PM - 7PM WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16 friendly and an oppor- Christmas Eve
RSVP ESSENTIAL tunity to connect with 7PM
some friendly locals
if you are in need of

some face to face in- Christmas Day
teraction. Registration

LOCATION is essential by call- 9AM, 10.30AM, 5PM, 8PM
West Ryde Community Centre ing the office on 9807
2500 or heading over

3-5 Anthony Rd, Ryde to our website www.

RSVP ESSENTIAL No on-site services December 24 & 25
au/christmas and

booking in a pick up


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from the people of C3
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4 THE WEEKLY TIMES Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Letters to the Editor Hunters Hill Guest Column
People power beats
Cash Ban Bill! ceived. LETTERS Why this Christmas
Thanks to this enormous, will be special . . .
Dear Sir, Welcome
The Senate voted unani- intense and sustained effort No one of us needs re- The tragic fires of the sum- To The POINT
mously last week to remove by thousands of Australians, TWT welcomes letters from minding of the turbulent mer followed by destructive with
the $10,000 cash transac- backbenchers in the major our readers. Full name, address year coming to a close lat- floods and of course the FR KEVIN BATES
tion ban bill from the Notice parties revolted against the and telephone number MUST be er this month. What sense pandemic underscored the SM OAM
Paper, effectively dumping bill, and Liberal backbench- supplied, even if not for of security and welfare we days, weeks and months of
it from this Parliament. ers demanded extensive publication. Send to: TWT PO had, has been challenged.  our lives through this year.  games live, and trite as this rifice and a readiness to in-
One Nation Senator Mal- changes. Box 123, Ryde 1680 or email: Our lives and behaviours may sound, for so many, a tegrate our own desires and
colm Roberts moved the contactus@weekly have had to change for The global community is warming sense of normality needs with the good of the
motion to put the major par- Senator Roberts moved his the sake of everyone’s still in significant trouble with is returning with the sound whole community in mind.
ties on the spot as to whether motion on December 3 to put tion, overseen seen by an in- health.  the virus. We are blessed in of willow on leather once
they intended to stick with the the government on the spot, dependent arbiter, results in while we can. All around the our leadership here in this again! It takes practice and the
bill or listen to the Australian forcing them to admit defeat. council officers making deci- World children grow taller and country and the improved ability to regroup when we
people and dump it. sions that are often unfair and live longer. state of affairs we are now Here we are then celebrat- get it wrong.
This time the politicians This is a lesson for the Aus- uninformed, and without local Historically, each Warm Pe- gladly if watchfully enjoying.  ing Christmas, once again in
showed they had got the tralian people: never give up! neighbourhood support. riod is followed by a 350 years the middle of great human We’re in the presence of
message, loud and clear. We can change bad laws by Cold Period causing famine, Along with all this, Austral- and environmental drama.  unconditional mercy so that
.The vote is the culmination engaging, and staying en- This leaves ratepayers with warfare and civilizational col- ia’s relationship with China this re-grouping caper is not
of one of the most effective gaged, in the political pro- no alternative but to take the lapse. Average height and life is increasingly fractious and What does it mean that as tough as it might seem. 
grass-roots counterattacks cess. matter to court, however ac- span decreases due to nutri- worrying politically and eco- Jesus is born if people con-
against a bad law that Can- tions in the Land and Envi- tional constraints. Remember nomically. tinue to live in poverty, slav- When this new program of
berra has ever experienced. This is the resolve we need ronment court start at $20k the tiny doorways in early Set- ery and fear? What does it being and living takes hold,
This is a bill that Treasury to stop other bad laws—like through to $150k, which tler buildings. The rate of domestic matter that Jesus is born if the results are stunning. 
released for “consultation” on bail-in and the government’s council knows will prevent Homo sapiens aren’t evil, violence in Australia has in- the resources of the earth
a Friday evening in late July plan to lower bank lending ordinary residents from hav- women aren’t witches, no creased alarmingly during are being consumed at a Here hope is born, a hope
2019, which they intended standards so the banks can ing any sort of recourse over race or person is to blame. the pandemic along with an greater rate than they can that excludes no one, a
their “yes men” in the major again trap people in debt a council’s arbitrary decision. Nature is simply oblivious increase in human traffick- be replenished? hope that embraces the
parties would wave through and take their assets—and of the ego-centrism the Hu- ing.  whole creation. 
Parliament in September that to force Parliament to enact I applaud Councillor Kim man gut biome. Really, what What is there to celebrate
year, to come into force on 1 good policies like a public attempts to have an inde- are we….0.0001 percent of The never-seen-before when hope is in short supply As we celebrate the birth
January 2020, at which time postal bank and a national pendent mediator appointed, the bio-mass on and in the shenanigans that have been for so many? of Jesus yet again, the
you could have been jailed for development bank, for which and believe that it should be Planet. the sequel to the recent US choice is ours.
spending more than $10,000 the Citizens Party is finalising a course available to any per- Climate is cyclical and his- election have brought a new Even in the light of all this,
in cash. legislation to introduce into son who has had an applica- torically predictable bar the sense of uncertainty not there are people all around We can simply turn in-
The first statement on the Parliament. tion refused by council. odd volcano. And that’s an only to that divided country the world for whom the birth wards and celebrate in
bill by the Labor Party was an interesting connection. but to the rest of the world of Jesus really is the birth of an increasingly bland and
endorsement, giving every in- ROBERT BARWICK Additionally, council should Let’s invest in water and which depends on a stable hope.  secular culture, or we al-
dication it would sail through. Australian Citizens Party publish in its annual state- food infrastructure, defence US government. low Jesus and his family to
Enter people power—real ments, a detailed list of every capability and environmental The kingdom of God become part of our family
people power, not a mob, but   matter that was litigated, redundancy. We can’t stop the On a positive note, fami- which he ushers in is no pie and allow their presence to
intelligent engaged citizens including a summary of the Sun from shining too much or lies across the country are in the sky utopian future. enliven, challenge and de-
who grasped the details of the Example of out of matter, the costs expended too little, but we can prepare joyfully anticipating reunions The kingdom of God Jesus light us.
issue and made the effort to control Council and to whom. for extended droughts and that have not been possible proclaims and for which he
communicate their informed disruption of World trade. for many months. gives his life, is a grounded, The choice is ours! It could
views to Parliament. Dear Sir, This council has a serious If we don’t prepare for the realistic, healthy spirited lead to an extra special and
Brave politicians spoke up I note with considerable issue with transparency that predictable Future, Our future Grandparents are greeting program of healing, justice, blessed Christmas, and that
against the policy, including concern the article in the involves both councillors and becomes unpredictable….. grandchildren they barely peace and hope.  is my wish for each of you.
Pauline Hanson and Malcolm TWT regarding extraordi- council officers that needs to again.  recognise, so quickly have
Roberts from One Nation, and nary legal costs incurred by be corrected. they grown. This kingdom of God liv- FATHER KEVIN BATES
Bob Katter. Ryde Council. STEPHEN HOSKING ing doesn’t come easily.  It SM, OAM, is the Parish
Concerned Australians This again demonstrates the GERRY MANDERSON Annandale The Australian economy requires our very best shot, Priest of the Holy Name
flooded the Senate inquiry lack of transparency to both  Gladesville seems to be turning a cor- a spirit of courage and sac- of Mary Parish in Hunters
with almost 3,000 submis- councillors and ratepayers, ner which is a sign of hope
sions. Moreover, a Freedom when council’s legal officers Celebrating the especially for people who Hill.
of Information request by are not prepared to provide Gift of Nature are still looking for work.
Citizens Party National Man- specific and full disclosure of
agement Committee mem- why and when council need- Dear Sir, The international cricket
ber Aaron Isherwood forced ed to spend large sums on The Current Warm Period season is underway, with
Treasury to reveal the num- litigation and legal advice. thawed the 1802 Frozen Eu- real people able to watch the
ber of submissions it had re- It is apparent under the cur- rope, added, adding billions
rent Mayor, that he is a law of trees under 200 years of
unto himself, with his support- age to Northern Latitude
ing councillors falling into line forests, and millions of
like sheep. acres of arable farmland.
Regrettably, the lack of any It has created habitat for life
sort of compulsory media- and diversity to flourish. 
Let’s celebrate this gift of
Nature, this Age of Plenty,

Making getting around easier


We are working with the NSW Government to im-
prove how our community gets around Hunters Hill.

We have just completed War Memorials
the first phase of the discus-
sion. Thank you to everyone Applications are now open
who took up the invitation for grants for the NSW
- advertised in The Weekly Government’s Commu-
Times and through our web- nity War Memorials Fund,
site, email newsletter and with funding available to
social media channels - to protect, conserve or repair
provide valuable feedback community war memorials
through our online survey in NSW. Details are avail-
and interactive mapping able on the Office of Veter-
tool. ans Affairs website. 

We are keen to better Last year Council was
understand how getting successful in obtaining
around the suburbs in our a grant to contribute to-
local government area can wards the cost of repair
be improved. and conservation of the
War Memorial located
The ideas and issues on the corner of Alexan-
shared through this latest dra and D’Aram streets,
phase of feedback will be specialised work that has
used to create a plan to en- since been completed. 
hance how our community
is getting around. Beside the memorial is a
Howitzer Cannon, which
Other projects delivered was restored in 2015.
this year have assisted
in making getting around These are just two of
Hunters Hill easier. several important sites
of remembrance here in
The State Government Hunters Hill that we, along
reopened a new Woolwich with other local organisa-
Wharf. tions, are honoured to
conserve for our commu-
Council opened up its Bike nity.
Plan to feedback through
a public consultation pro-
cess, supported with guid-
ance from a working group
that included local residents
passionate about bicycling
as a form of active transport.

Our aim is to make our
municipality more cycle-

We are also on track with
our capital works program,
with road and footpath
works a key aspect of mak-
ing moving around Hunters
Hill easier, as is traffic and
road safety work, especially
around locations such as

Wednesday 9 December, 2020 THE WEEKLY TIMES 5

New Macquarie Uni health services join the hub of the community

While COVID-19 is rightly front and centre in all our minds, it’s vitally im-
portant people with existing chronic health conditions continue to con-
sult with their doctors. The Australian Government has been urging peo-
ple not to neglect their general physical wellbeing.

For people in the local ting of the Trafalgar Place “We welcome all mem- AT RYDE GLADESVILLE
area, the good news is that premises makes it a natu- bers of the community and CATHOLIC PARISH
making that medical ap- ral centre and meeting look forward to working
pointment just got easier place for the local com- with them to enhance their ☐ Professor Simon Willcock 4:30PM Children's Mass & pageant - St Charles Primary School grounds
and more efficient with the munity, and we intend to health,” says Professor alongside allied health 6PM Family Mass - Holy Cross College grounds
arrival of a new GP clinic in provide easy access to the Willcock. professionals and medical 7PM Vigil Mass - St Charles Borromeo Church, Ryde
Marsfield providing con- health and wellbeing ser- specialists to offer an ex- 8PM Vigil Mass - Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, Gladesville
venient, fast access to vices that all communities As part of Macquarie tensive range of integrated 9PM Vigil Mass - St Charles Primary School grounds
cutting edge medical care need,” Prof Willcock said. University’s integrated health services. Midnight Mass - St Charles Borromeo Church, Ryde
and technology. academic health sci- 12AM
Services provided by ences centre - the first of MQ Health General
According to Professor the Marsfield clinic will its kind in Australia - the Practice services include:
Simon Willcock, General include acute care when approach at the Marsfield acupuncture; allergy test-
Practitioner and Clinical needed, the coordination clinic is aligned with the ing; cardiac assessment
Program Head of Primary of care services for those progressive thinking that (ECG); chronic and com-
and Generalist Care, Well- who have chronic or com- underpins MQ Health — plex disease management
being and Diagnostics at plex care needs, and the combining world-class (suited to patients of all
Macquarie University’s MQ provision of community clinical care, teaching and ages, including the elder-
Health, the new Marsfield education and information research to deliver the best ly); dermatology (skin can-
Clinic has been designed resources, some of which care possible. cer checks); lung function
to be a part a community will be delivered from the testing (spirometry); minor
hub for local residents. existing community cen- The clinic will give pa- procedures; men’s health
tre. tients access to a team (prostate checks, cardiol-
“The piazza-like set- of experienced doctors, ogy screening); mental
health; musculoskeletal
Christmas Liturgies medicine; paediatrics; im- 8AM Mass - St Charles Primary School grounds
RECONCILIATION SERVICE munisations; preventative 9AM Mass - Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, Gladesville
medicine (general health 10AM Mass - St Charles Primary School grounds
HNOM Thursday 17 December at 7pm check, blood screening for 10:45AM Italian Mass - Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, Gladesville
cholesterol and diabetes,
CHRISTMAS MASSES Register to Attend a Mass... immunisations); sexual Current restrictions permit Masses subject to the
health (contraception, sex- 2 square metre rule. COVID-19 measures are in
CHRISTMAS EVE: All Masses on Christmas Eve and ually transmitted diseas-
HNOM Christmas Day will be ticketed. You es); travel medicine (cur- place at all Masses to keep you safe.
Mass 5pm will need to book in. Once the quota rent recommendations, For more info & to book, visit
Carols and Mass: 6pm Grounds of is filled for each Mass, sadly we will government-approved yel-
Villa Maria Monastery. not be able to exceed that number. low-fever vaccination cen- or call 9807 2966.
Bookings will open from Monday 7 tre, provision of most vac-
Mass at 9pm December. The Link for bookings is: cines at near cost-price);
ST PETER CHANEL women’s health (cervical
Carols and Mass at 7pm We look forward to welcoming you screening, breast checks,
to our parish community during this gynaecological problems,
CHRISTMAS DAY: sacred season as we celebrate the Implanon); work-related
birth of hope for our fast-changing injuries.
HNOM 8am, 9am and 10am and struggling world.

Holy Name of Mary Parish Ryde Gladesville Catholic Parish
3A Mary St, Hunters Hill
P. 9817 5325 2a Charles St, Ryde
Office Hours: Mon – Fri: 8.30am to 5.00pm [email protected] | 9807 2966

Ryde-Gladesville Catholic Parish


Quality care for you
and your family

Visit us at our two locations:

Shop 2/1 Trafalgar Place
Marsfield NSW 2122
T: (02) 9812 2997

Macquarie University
Suite 305, Level 3
2 Technology Place
Macquarie University NSW 2109
T: (02) 9812 3944

ABN 46 141 203 125 | CRICOS Provider 00002J | MQH88663

6 THE WEEKLY TIMES Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Drop the library fee and give Gladesville a fair go


For full details of the development applications received and
determined visit
Received between 26 November and 2 December 2020
LDA2020/0408 160 Quarry Rd RYDE

LDA2020/0411 11 Fernvale Ave WEST RYDE

LDA2020/0413 315 Pittwater Rd NORTH RYDE

LDA2020/0414 21 Huxley St WEST RYDE

LDA2020/0416 22 Cook St NORTH RYDE

LDA2020/0417 59 Morrison Rd GLADESVILLE

LDA2020/0418 2 Bronhill Ave EAST RYDE

LDA2020/0420 101 Blaxland Rd RYDE

LDA2020/0421 121 Agincourt Rd MARSFIELD

MOD2020/0238 183A Ryde Rd GLADESVILLE

MOD2020/0239 Macquarie University 192 Balaclava Rd

MOD2020/0240 48 Blenheim Rd NORTH RYDE

MOD2020/0241 73 Rowe St EASTWOOD

Determined between 26 November and 2 December 2020
LDA2020/0069 545 Blaxland Rd DENISTONE EAST

LDA2020/0180 14 Farm St GLADESVILLE ☐ Councillors Roy Maggio, Ben Collins and Jordan Lane want to scrap the library fee the City of

LDA2020/0215 34 Grove St EASTWOOD Ryde charges residents in Hunters Hill and consider creative options to reinvigorate the Glades-
ville Library on Pittwater Road. TWT on-the-spot PHOTO
LDA2020/0262 25 Sturdee St NORTH RYDE

LDA2020/0263 5 Semple St RYDE A LIBRARY users’ charge of $120 being imposed on Hunters Hill borrowers by the City of Ryde is
being jointly opposed by Liberal councillors from the two neighbouring municipalities.
LDA2020/0264 60 Coxs Rd EAST RYDE

LDA2020/0267 51 Anthony Rd DENISTONE

LDA2020/0337 14 Watt Ave RYDE The fee was recently introduced by the City of Ryde re-negotiate the agreement.
in response to Hunters Hill Council’s decision to scrap “This means that Hunter’s Hill Council went from pay-
LDA2020/0362 28 Regent St PUTNEY a library deal - worth tens of thousands of dollars an-
nually - with the City of Ryde in favour of a significantly ing $770,000 for full access to Ryde’s extensive library
LDA2020/0366 5 Vera St EASTWOOD less expensive agreement with neighbouring Lane Cove service to paying $0, while still expecting the same level
Council’s Library. of service.
LDA2020/0370 21 Norma Ave EASTWOOD
City of Ryde Liberal Clr Jordan Lane told The Weekly “It is the height of arrogance and entitlement from a
LDA2020/0377 2 Wolger Rd RYDE Times the $120 fee targets mums and dads in Glades- Liberal Councillor to expect battlers in Ryde to pay for
ville who live on the eastern side of Pittwater Road who essential services for those who live in one of the wealth-
LDA2020/0381 25 Acacia St EASTWOOD are being denied the free borrowing of books enjoyed by iest suburbs in Australia.”
mums and dads who live on the western side.
MOD2020/0184 11 Khartoum Rd MACQUARIE PARK The Green’s Christopher Gordon also said the fee is a
MOD2020/0234 32 Pittwater Rd GLADESVILLE “This fee was voted for in our council by Labor and consequence of Hunters Hill’s decision to pull out of the
The Greens and it just isn’t fair on working mums and library agreement and Clr Penny Pedersen (ALP) linked
Customer Service Centre: 1 Pope Street, Ryde dads who are being hit with a tax to borrow books for it with the Lane Cove council deal.
Locked Bag 2069, North Ryde NSW 1670 their children because they live on one side of the road,”
P: 9952 8222 E: [email protected] he said. “This cost is actually based on a Lane Cove Library
cost, not on our cost and I think that’s quite fair,” she
CITY OF “The Labor Party used to understand fairness but this said during a recent council debate.
RYDE fee just isn’t fair.”
Children are not charged a fee to borrow books but
Community He has put forward a motion to abolish the fee and his Independent Ryde Clr Roy Maggio said that many par-
Grants motion has the support of Hunters Hill Liberal Clr Ben ents like to borrow children’s books when shopping in
Collins. Gladesville.
Applications are now open UPDATED
GRANTS “When I go to Gladesville, I don’t see the border, I see “This fee is not about being fair it is about being
Community Grants Information Appointment PROGRAM one tight knit community that Ryde’s Labor Mayor Je- greedy,” he said.
Book an appointment with a grants officer New categories rome Laxale seems hell bent on tearing apart,” he said.
if you need help with your grant submission. and eligibility “It is about an us against them relationship with Hunt-
Appointments will: “Once you start charging people to join a library, the ers Hill and exploiting it.
• Provide information on the new grant categories criteria foundations of a free and fair education system are com-
• Explain the new eligibility criteria promised.” “It is about one side of Gladesville being treated as be-
ing second best.”
Councillor Collins said the City of Ryde is a multi-mil-
lion dollar enterprise that cannot financially justify a fee Not everyone blames the City of Ryde.
hike that will only raise ‘a few thousand dollars a year’ at Former Hunters Hill Mayor Mark Bennett said he was
the expense of low income families. willing to accept responsibility for the library agreement
with Lane Cove which he stressed was a financially re-
“This is petty, it’s vindictive and it is un-Australian,” sponsible decision for a small council to make.
he said. The Weekly Times spoke with Clr Collins, Clr Lane and
Clr Maggio outside the Pittwater Road based Gladesville
Mayor Laxale said the fee is justified because Ryde Library on Thursday.
ratepayers’ money shouldn’t subsidise ratepayers in The City of Ryde website advertises that the library is
Hunters Hill. currently open from 1pm to 5pm from Tuesday to Thurs-
day and from 9am to 1.30pm on Friday.
“The library agreement with Hunters Hill has gone after Councillor Lane said that while it could be argued that
60 years and now our responsibility is to help Ryde’s current use and Covid safety justifies the limited opening
ratepayers,” he said . times it also deter users.
For updated information about the Gladesville Library
“Hunter’s Hill Council finds itself in this position be- opening times visit:
cause they supported Clr Ben Collins’ position to end brary/Visit-Us/Gladesville-Library
the 63-year-old Joint Library Agreement with the City of
Ryde, despite many attempts and offers from Ryde to

• Support you with the application process Hearing hub delivers sound results
GROUND BREAKING research into hearing was on
When Thursday 17 December 2020 APPLICATIONS show when the Federal Member for Bennelong Mr
Time Between 10.00am and 4.00pm CLOSE John Alexander OAM MP joined the Minister for
(20 minute appointments only) Regional Health Mr Mark Coulton MP at the Aus-
tralian Hearing Hub and Macquarie University in
Where In person: City of Ryde Customer Service Friday 12 Sydney on Friday.
Centre, 1 Pope Street, Ryde February 2021
Minister Mark Coulton - and right across the globe
Via phone or Zoom: After booking an who uses a hearing aids and the Australian Gov-
appointment you will be contacted with details due to industrial deafness ernment is proud to play a
- said he was thrilled to key role.”
Cost Free see a local service achiev-
ing sound outcomes for Bennelong MP John Al-
Bookings essential. Australians with hearing exander congratulated the
challenges. Hub on its work to improve
To book an appointment, call 9952 8048 or email the lives of deaf and hear- ☐ Hearing Australia Chair Peta Seaton AM; Kim Ter-
[email protected] “The Australian Hearing ing-impaired Australians. rell, Managing Director Hearing Australia Terrell and
Hub is an awe-inspiring fa- Bennelong MP John Alexander OAM are pictured
City of Ryde Community Grants applications will close on Friday 12 cility, which unites many of “There is no denying the at The Hub the Minister For Regional Health, Mark
February 2021. the nation’s researchers, great work of the Austral- Coulton MP last week
educators, clinicians, and ian Hearing Hub and I am
For more information visit innovators with expertise particularly pleased to “I look forward to contin- oped Roadmap for Hear-
in linguistics, audiology, join the Minister to have uing to work with all Hub ing Health.
/CityofRyde Customer Service Centre, speech pathology, cogni- a good look at Hearing Members to ensure this 1 Pope Street, Ryde NSW 2112 tive and language scienc- Australia’s facilities here facility continues its world- “Delivering the Roadmap
Customer Service 9952 8222 es, psychology, nanofab- today,” he said. leading research and edu- will help ensure Austral-
Email: [email protected] rication, and engineering cation.” ians have access to qual-
sciences,” he said, “It’s facilities like these ity services and support,
that make Bennelong the The Federal Government which is vital to prevent
“Work conducted in the Innovation Capital of Aus- has put aside $21.2 million further hearing loss,” Mr
hub is actively improv- tralia.” to fund the sector-devel- Coulton said.
ing the lives of people in
each corner of Australia He also congratulated
Macquarie University for
hosting the Hearing Hub.

Wednesday 9 December, 2020 THE WEEKLY TIMES 7

Celebrating OF THE

City of Ryde


DEC Join Australian ballerina Mary Li in
conversation with Therese Scott from

Mosman Library about her highly

anticipated memoir and sequel to the

beloved, Mao’s Last Dancer.

Clr Jordan Lane, Clr Penny Pedersen, organisers Rebecca Fox and Madelienne Mary’s Last Dance is a moving and unforgettable story of
Anderson from Cambridge Markets, City of Ryde Mayor Clr Jerome Laxale and passion, dedication and devotion about chasing an impossible
Clr Bernard Purcell dream, and sacrificing one’s own ambition for the love of a child.

Ryde Wharf Markets this Sunday This approval means more than This event is presented with the support of NSW Public Libraries

This Sunday morning sees the return 300 of our most treasured items Bookings essential:
of the Ryde Wharf Markets, located
at Ryde Wharf Reserve along the and neighbourhoods will remain part or 9952 8352
picturesque Parramatta River. of the community for generations
The monthly markets showcase to come. When: Thursday 10 December
a variety of stalls offering fresh Time: 6.30 – 7.30pm
produce, hot food, food products, Items included in the heritage Where: Online via Zoom
arts and crafts, homewares and reforms include Federation buildings
much more. and Inter-War bungalows, public (link will be sent out before the event)
parks such as Eastwood Park and

The fun kicks off from 8.00am and Anzac Park, the West Ryde Hotel, as

will run until 2.00pm. Marketgoers well as street tree boulevards. LIBRARY NOTICE
are encouraged to catch public
transport where they can, as parking There are also three new heritage TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF EASTWOOD LIBRARY
in the area is limited. conservation areas located at
Mayor’s Christmas Card Chatham Road, Denistone, Darvall Eastwood Library will be closed for maintenance on Friday 11 December
competition Estate, Denistone and Tyrell Street, from 5.00pm, to reopen on Monday 4 January at 10.00am. After-hour
Thank you to all the primary school Gladesville, meaning the City of Ryde chutes will not be available at Eastwood Library during this time; for all
students who entered this year’s now has eight heritage conservation item returns please visit any of our other library branches.
Mayor’s Christmas Card competition. areas in total.

The winner of this year’s event was In addition, the former Squire’s
Michelle Lai, a Year 5 student at Ryde Brewery and Halvorsen’s Boat Yard
Public School. Michelle won a $100 HAVE YOUR SAY
gift card and her creative design in Putney and the Glades Bay Baths
will also feature on all the Mayor’s in Gladesville are now listed as OPEN COMMUNITY CONSULTATIONS
Christmas Cards. archaeological sites.
Emma Altree, a Year 6 student You are invited to have your say about documents, projects and
from St Therese’s Catholic Primary Each item that has been heritage proposals that are currently on public exhibition, or provide feedback
School, was awarded second place, listed was identified by an on services and concerns that affect the community.
independent heritage review of the • Planning Proposal – Local Heritage Listing of Macquarie Ice Rink

while Danica Simic, a Year 1 student Ryde local government area that was (Closing 16 December 2020)
from West Ryde Public School, was • West Ryde Town Centre Masterplan (Closing 22 January 2021)
awarded third place. undertaken in 2019. • New Fees for Amendments to Ryde Local Environmental Plan 2014
As an added bonus, one entry from
each primary school in this year’s Crucially, Council undertook (Closing 25 January 2021)
Christmas Card competition have widespread community consultation • City of Ryde Draft Open Space Future Provision Strategy
been turned into banners that are throughout this process and struck
currently being displayed in town a balance between the views of the (Closing 7 February 2021)
community as well as those held • Dog Off Leash Trial (Closing 11 April 2021)
• Devlin Street Pedestrian Bridges
centres throughout the City of Ryde. by owners of significant heritage • Graffiti Vandalism in the City of Ryde
• Immunisation Clinic Customer Experience Survey
Be sure to keep an eye out for these properties when endorsing these • Traffic & Parking Around Schools
eye-catching festive artworks as we reforms. By working together, we Want to find out more?
approach Christmas. To find out more about one of the above projects or for information
have saved Ryde’s history. on how to provide feedback, please visit
Heritage reforms become law haveyoursay or call Customer Service on 9952 8222.
In a huge win for our community, Sincerely,

landmark heritage reforms
developed and endorsed by the
City of Ryde have now become Clr Jerome Laxale
law, providing heritage protection Mayor
to more than 300 items across the Phone 9952 8222
community. [email protected]

/CityofRyde Customer Service Centre: 1 Pope Street, Ryde Locked Bag 2069, North Ryde NSW 1670
P: 9952 8222 E: [email protected]

8 THE WEEKLY TIMES Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Community Bank
North Ryde

Merry Christmas
and a happier
new year

If you need us over the festive season, our team is here for
Find out more. Call 9878 5559 or search Bendigo
Bank North Ryde.

Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited ABN 11 068 049 178, AFSL/Australian Credit Licence 237879
A1389134, OUT_1684614, 30/11/2020

Wednesday 9 December, 2020 THE WEEKLY TIMES 9

Shop Local - Support Local - Stay Local 203 - 213 Cox’s Rd
…and reward 9888 9901
yourself too!
With the weather warming up and the StyliSh ScentS FloriSt
Advent Calendar in full swing, shopping
couldn’t be easier than at Cox’s Road Mall. LocaL - Interstate - WorLdWIde deLIverIes

Your reward? Being in Witness the competition Always a good reason - BESPokE ChRIStMAS tABlE ARRANgEMENtS
the running for our an- draw - wherever you are There’s always a good reason to head to Cox’s - FRESh ChRIStMAS thEMED FloWERS
nual cash giveaway! Road Mall, whether you’re popping in to get your
The ‘Shop to Win’ com- formal outfits dry cleaned at Ashby’s Dry Clean- - DElIvERIES AvAIl UNtIl ChRIStMAS EvE
For each shopping petition winners will be ers or pre-ordering your Christmas meats from - ‘glASShoUSE’ ChRIStMAS CANDlES AND gIFtS
docket of $20, simply drawn on Saturday De- David’s Larder.
write your name and cember 19th from 1.30pm - All YoUR FloRAl NEEDS FoR ANY oCCASIoN
contact number on the with the event also to be While you’re there, pay a visit to Ritchie’s IGA for
back of the docket and live-streamed on Cox’s all your groceries and treat the family to the best WWW.StYlIShSCENtS.CoM.AU
place it in the barrel on Road Mall’s Facebook the ocean has to offer from Billy’s Seafood - hot FolloW US oN FACEBook INStAgRAM
display. The more you Page. or cold, fresh prawns, fresh salmon and more, with
shop, the more chance the added bonus, of course, that you’ll be eligible Stylish Scents Florist - Ph 9878 4127
you have of winning the You can follow Cox’s to enter the Christmas Cash Giveaway!
number one prize of Road Mall on Facebook 203 - 213 Cox’s Rd
$2,500 cash, the sec- and Instagram for updates NORTH RYDE
ond prize of $1,000 and and announcements - so 9888 9901
the third prize of $500 in Merry Christmas, Happy
shopping vouchers. Shopping and Best of
Luck in the draw!

Everyone can do with a little cash this Christmas open 7 dayS
To maximise your chances in the Cox’s Road
Mall Christmas ‘Shop to Win’ giveaway, you lUNCh & BRUNCh
could start your day with the “all day” breakfast
served at Caffe Incontro, where you’ll find the Caffe Incontro - Ph 9888 9901
best coffee and a great lunch menu including
burgers and pasta dishes. Wide range oF excluSive chriStmaS gourmet giFtS in Store

Kristy from Stylish Scents can organize beautiful IncludIng:
floral arrangements, delivered local, interstate or Panettone, gingerbread, local and
overseas. Why not add a bespoke fresh floral ar-
rangement to your Christmas table this year with imported sweets, chocolates
Festive Season-themed bouquets made to order. From the delI:

Or simply say “thank you” or “Merry Christmas” freshly carved ham, cheeses,
to that special someone in your life, with deliver- salami, buffalo morzarella, olives.
ies also available until Christmas Eve.
You can follow SylishScents on Facebook and let us cater for you, antipasto
Instagram or visit their website: www.stylish- platters, cheese platters, grazing boards, sandwiches and wraps.

☐ The team at Caffe Incontro getting right into North Ryde Delicatessen - Ph 9878 1603

the ‘Shop to Win’ cash giveaway competition Now takiNg orders for XMas
at Cox’s Road Mall
Open 8am - 9pm

* Fish and chips * Fish cocktails

Christmas: A time for giving * Prawns, Oysters * Seafood meal deals
There’s always plenty going on at your one-stop shopping des-
tination, Cox’s Road Mall. * Calamari * Fresh salmon steaks

Not only can you do all your shopping under one roof, but you * Hot & cold seafood platters made to order
can also support a local cause.
* Range of fresh salads
Cox’s Road Mall has continued its commitment as a Gold Sponsor
for this year’s Rotary Carols event and we’re also helping the Carols Billy,sEntry details: FonrtehesbhacSk oef afood & Burgers - Ph 9888 3969 THE MORE YOU SHOP,
Committee with Foodbank NSW fundraising as well as Riding for the THE MORE CHANCES
Disabled (Ryde Branch), Tree of Joy and other local Rotary initiatives. Write your name
your purchase docket of $20 or OF WINNING.
Rotary Carols in the Common will this year feature a live video stream
on social media to replace the COVID-interrupted regular outdoor over from any store in the mall Last ticket entry 1.15pm, 19th Dec
event at North Rye Common. To tune into the event online at 7pm this Prizes drawn 1.30pm, 19th Dec 2020.
Sunday, December 13th, go to the following web address: and place it in the barrel provided.
rotarycarols then select the top menu item labelled ‘Live Stream Fa-
cebook Event’. The draw will be live-streamed on
Facebook and winners notified.

Terms and conditions apply.

Donations Cox’s Road Mall will be accepting long-life food and 5 ShIRtS $18.50 3$rd5P0riz0e
personal items starting from December 13th. Look for 3 gARMENtS $28.50
the Foodbank box in centre court for those who’d like to Worth of shopping vouchers
make donations, which will be collected daily by the Rotary Carols committee. 2nFdREPE r4PiIzgCekARUPMAENNDtDSEs$l3Itv8E.R5Y0 SERvICE
☐ Donations are being ac-
Just before Christmas Day, members from the Rotary Clubs of Macquarie $1000 $12P5r0ize0Ashby›s DCryasChleaners - Ph 9805 0986
cepted at the Foodbank box at Park and North Ryde will deliver these longlife food donations to the Food- WEWEnrntrirttiyetreydyydoeoutearutialrnsialn:sma:me eanodnctohnetabcat cnkumofber Cash
Cox’s Road Mall centre court bank Depot for distribution to those in need of support over the Christmas coxsroadmall
from December 13th period. oynotuhrepbuarcckhaofseyoduorcpkueCrct hooafxs$e’2sd0oRockroetad Mall THE MORE YOU SHOP,
For your convenience, free off-street parking is always available and we’re oofv$e2r0froormovaenr yfrosmtoraenyinstohree minatlhle
open 7 days a week. Manaldl apnladcpelaict eininththeebbaarrrreell proviiddeedd. OF WINNING.
The draw will be live-streamed on
Armenian convoy descends on Canberra today Facebook and winners notified. Last ticket entry 1.15pm, 19th Dec
Prizes drawn 1.30pm, 19th Dec 2020.

Terms and conditions apply.

A CONVOY of buses is on its way to Canberra today (Wednesday) with hundreds of Armenian-
Australians from Ryde who will demand Australia’s recognition of the Republic of Artsakh.

Artsakh is the Armeni- occupation by Azerbai- population,” Armenian memorialise a ceasefire $2500$21nd0Pr0iz0e 1st Prize 3$rd5P0riz0e
an name for the breaka- jan with the capital and National Committee of deal that compromises Cash
way enclave of Arme- Ryde’s sister city Step- Australia Executive Di- Armenia’s long-term Cash Worth of shopping vouchers
nian speaking people anakert being protected rector, Haig Kayserian survival amid a growing
inside Azerbaijan which by Russian peacekeep- said. humanitarian crisis of Cox’s Road Mall coxsroadmall
recently fought a con- ing forces. displaced peoples.”
flict with Azeri forces. “The Armenian-Aus-
“Australia failed to tralian community is He said Australia’s si-
The protest will call on condemn the attacks now witnessing videos lence is inexcusable.
Australia’s Parliament on the Armenian Re- of Azerbaijanis torturing
and Government to rec- public of Artsakh, there- Armenian prisoners of “We call for the recog-
ognise the human rights by enabling the Aliyev war, their desecrating of nition of the Republic of
to self-determination of dictatorship to invade historic Armenian cul- Artsakh’s right to self-
the indigenous Armeni- our ancestral home- tural and religious sites determination, as this
ans of the Republic of land and cause car- in the occupied territo- is the only way to bring
Artsakh, currently under nage against its civilian ries, and an attempt to peace and security to
Nagorno Karabakh.”

10 THE WEEKLY TIMES Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Rotary Clubs of Macquarie Park
and North Ryde

Believe in theomnaglicinofeChristmas!

Due to Covid-19, The Rotary Carols on the Common Committee
have cancelled their outdoor Carols Event on the North Ryde Common.
We still want to celebrate the Joy of Christmas with our community and help those in need.

Featuring our live video link on Sunday 13th December at 7pm.
To find the event online, go to:

Gather your group of family and friends and watch it on Social media or on your TV screen. We will be sending
this link to various TV screens in our Community Clubs, Retail outdoor dining areas, nursing homes, hospitals and
other community housing, where we can all raise our LED candles and wear our Santa hats and join in the carols.

Carols performed by Professionally filmed
and broadcasted by our
John Smolders AM Music Director & Chairperson Jordyn Richards Gold Sponsors, Sydney

Roseanna Gallo OAM Classic Productions.
Sound and lighting and

creative production
provided by Bronze plus
sponsor Action Sound

Master of Ceremonies Cheryn Vlazny Eleanor Taig Jane Meney

Stephen Sim

Music accompaniment Santa Clause will make a magical
by Jade Darby from appearance and other special guests will
Bennelong Music
send through their Christmas cheers.

Money raised online will aid Foodbank NSW & ACT, Riding for the Disabled Association (NSW) Ryde Centre
and other local community projects who have been affected by COVID-19

Gold Sponsors: Silver Sponsors:

North Ryde

Lifestyle and opportunity @ your doorstep

Bronze PLUS • Action Sound, Driessen Insurance Brokers
Bronze • Midway Cellars, Ray White North Ryde and Macquarie Park, Ryde Eastwood Leagues Club,

Sydney Market Foundation, Winston Readford Solicitors
Community PLUS • George & Susanna Macri Strathfield Superbowl, Mitsubishi Electric, Sign Your Wall

Community • Group Travel Management, MP John Alexander OAM, MP Victor Dominello,

Christmas Dining Guide

Dine with usInvitation from Noble House DINING & TAKEAWAY

Functions, group bookings, private rooms, ban- ASHFIELD North Ryde
quet or a-la carte menu. Just a few reasons
why we can help you with your next function, GOLDEN TIMES RESTAURANT Billys Fresh Seafood, Kebab &
or group booking, be it end of year celebration, WESTS ASHFIELD LEAGUES CLUB Burger
birthday, anniversary, Christmas etc.
115 Liverpool Rd Ashfield Cox’s Rd Mall North Ryde
We are open right ture dishes to list. Live 8752 2111 9888 3969
through the festive sea- fish tank, two separate
son, 7 days a week, even dining areas and private Eastwood Caffe Incontro
Christmas Day and New rooms for groups of 10- Cox’s Rd Mall North Ryde
Years Day. Choose from 30 people with free room Club Eastwood – The Bizzo
our extensive Chinese hire. Family friendly and 6 Hillview Rd, Eastwood 9888 9901
menu or from our banquet wheelchair access. 9874 0221
menus. Our chefs are the Noble House Dragon on the Green
best in the business, us- Follow us on Instagram Seafood Restaurant TNwoinrtRh oRaydd,eNGoortlhf CRlyudbe
ing the freshest ingredi- for updates.
ents to create memorable 25 West Parade, Eastwood 9887 4422 Ext 4
dishes. Too many signa- For bookings or enquir- 9874 1888
ies contact Sandy on Riverviews Bar
0452 197 797 Epping & Dining

NOBLE HOUSE Zappis Pizzeria Café North Ryde RSL
17 9O8x7fo6r2d2S1t8reet CnNroPritthtwRaytedre& 9M8a8g8da7la58R8ds
Gladesville Marble Cafe
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* Private Rooms * Banquet menus or * A-la-carte Phatboy Thai open times:
249 Victoria Road Rhodes
BOOK IN lunch Friday-Sunday 11.30pm-3pm
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25 West Parade, Eastwood
Ping’s Kitchen Macquarie Park 94 Woolwich Rd Woolwich NSW 2110
PH 9874 1888 Gladesville RSL @moonlightwoolwich
4-6 Linsley Street, Gladesville Basils Seafood
58-62 Delhi Road | 8899 8980
9816 2999
Pizzeria Locale Ristorante
Lipari Pizza Bar Shepherds Bay Village Plaza
1/53-55 Gladesville Rd
Shop 6, 1a/11 Bay Dr,
9816 5925 M9e8a0d7ow61b6a1nk
35 Alexandra St Leagues Club
9817 1110 The Coffee Club
Beer & Wine
Marsfield Golden Hawk

Mediterranean Gourmet Pizza Chinese Restaurant
& Pasta Restaurant

Shop 8, 1 Trafalgar Place 9876 8089 117 Ryedale Rd
9807 2444
West Ryde
Top Ryde
Etna Trattoria
10 West Parade Soul Origin
Top Ryde Shopping Centre
9807 7479 Level 1 and LG02 | 8729 0801

Putney People Café
Top Ryde Shopping Centre
Charcoal Chicken Level LG1, in front of JB Hi-Fi
88 Charles Street
9808 5311 9808 3171

Butcher’s Boutique Putney Woolwich
86A Charles Street
9807 8434 Deckhouse
Clarke Road, Woolwich Dock
Shop 1,998008Ch4a1r1le1s Street 8279 2706

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• Selection of small goods TuRKEYS
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Greek Style Kebabs minced steak available

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Store will be closed 1kg for
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12 THE WEEKLY TIMES Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Eastwood Chamber of New Dence Park Pool update JB’s World Ryde Common and that we
Commerce Xmas meet gain public financial sup-
From page 3 port under the auspices of
EASTWOOD Chamber of Commerce Christmas Peter Coleman invited the Youth Club headed by
meeting is this Monday December 14 at Club JB to be his guest in State Frank and his enthusiastic
Eastwood 6 Hillview Road Eastwood. Parliament when his gov- committee. An innovation
ernment finally moved to was the fireworks spectacu-
Chamber Secretary Steve Colquhoun says all establish a NSW Ombuds- lar funded by North Ryde
members will be welcome to get up and promote man that I had advocated RSL Club at JB’s request.
their business and any specials members wish for some years with what
to push the Council’s Shop Local promotion. he called in Hansard “The This was the inaugural
Booth Amendment” that event held on the site after
Inquiries Chamber President Vic Tagg 0412 369 I would be fined $1,000 a its acquisition from NSW
510 or Secretary Steve Colquhoun 9874 0221. day if I continued to call Health after a campaign by
myself The Ombudsman! then Gladesville MP and
EPPING Chamber of Commerce also meets He claimed that was in- former Ryde Mayor Ivan
Monday night combined with Epping Rotary tended as a compliment to Petch with JB and The
Club at Epping RSL Club at 6pm for 6.30pm. In- me and was later confirmed Weekly Times. The new
quiries Betty Ockerlander 0408 505 080. when I was honoured with park or reserve was named
one of the first Order of after a competition by The
GLADESVILLE Chamber of Commerce held a EPPING COMMUNITY FEEDBACK on plans to redevelop Dence Park Australia memberships Weekly Times when Jim
barefoot bowls meet at Gladesville Bowling & Pool will be considered by Parramatta councillors and staff in coming (AM) in 1975. In those Hull, OAM was mayor
Sports Club last night. weeks. early days the Honours and preferred the name as it
were nicknamed “Goughs was historically on the site
WEST RYDE Chamber of Commerce wishes all Community consultation on the Concept Plan closed on Monday De- Gongs” after PM Gough of the original North Ryde
members a Merry Christmas and a Happier New cember 7 and includes feedback from pool users and neighbouring Whitlam who initiated the Common and had family
Year 2021. Meetings will resume in the New Year. residents. Australian Honours sys- association.
tem to replace the Imperial
Are you looking for “We understand how important Dence Park is to the Epping commu- Honours. The first carols was an in-
Carer / Support Worker? nity and we want to make it even better,” a City of Parramatta Council *** stant success through strong
Place Services Team spokesperson said. FRANK HODGEKISS promotion in The Weekly
formerly of Ryde and a Times and has continued
“We have spent the past few months refining the Masterplan into past president of North unabated. After seven years
a Draft Concept Plan which has resulted in a redesign of the Epping Ryde RSL Youth Club and the Youth Club committee
Pool space to produce a more practical layout while still meeting the hubby of the late Margaret wanted out and JB contact-
same level of community needs.” Hodgekiss who was the ed North Ryde Rotary Club
first female board member who accepted the invitation
Greenwich Community Assn of North Ryde RSL Com- and now with Macquarie
meeting tonight at 7.30pm munity Club celebrates 87 Park Rotary have contin-
Greenwich Community Association last meeting for the year will be held to- next Wednesday. Frank ued very much thanks to
night (Wednesday) 7.30pm at Greenwich Sailing Club off O’Connell Street. co-operated with JB in the enthusiastic leadership
initiating the annual TWT of Roseanna Gallo OAM
GCA President Merri Southwood will voted in November to proceed with the Carols on the Common who has been able to sus-
report on Monday night’s Lane Cove plan to replace grass at Bob Campbell over 20 years ago which tain strong support of the
We can Help you with Daily Activities Council meeting which is still closed to Oval with a synthetic surface. have continued with the Rotary clubs and members
• Personal Care • Showering • Dressing members of the public. support of North Ryde and of the public.
This vote took place despite a petition Macquarie Park Rotary
She will report on the notice of motion signed 1,800 community members and Clubs. However this year be-
All workers have been checked & Verified by Clr Vissel that the Chief Soil Scien- 200 community submissions. Frank had approached cause of the Covid -19 scare
tist at AgEnviro Solutions be invited JB for help with the North the Carols have been pre-re-
to address Councillors about the EPA’s “We will continue to push for a reversal Ryde RSL Youth Club corded and will be screened
Call us initiative to rebuild sporting ovals with of Council’s decision” Merri Southwood Christmas party which had online this Sunday at 7pm.
compost. says. lost lots on money when
Merri says members will be disappoint- washed out with big ex- Hopefully our famous
“And we also hope to have the oppor- penses for cancelled rides Carols will be back live at
ed that four of the seven Councillors tunity to congratulate Councillor Brooks- and entertainment at the North Ryde Common. See
a sneak peek0427483336 Horn on his recent marriage”. RSL Club grounds the pre- you there!
vious year.
I suggested transferring Happy daze all
the party to the new North ***

Money is not every-
thing but it sure keeps
the kids in touch.

-Keep Smiling!

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Good reasons to refinance
By TWT Finance Editor, Interest Rates can now be fixed at 1.89 per- to pay off your car service it. Or if you’re we’ll ensure your
Jason C Khoury* cent and to entice you even more, banks like loan. While the latter ready to buy another rate remains com-
ANZ and Westpac are throwing $3,000 back would improve your property, having the petitive over time,
WANTED at you for the trouble! capacity to service funds to pay a de- while also having ac-
your loan and future posit on auction day cess to advice about
CHESS PLAYER For those who have to ensure your pay loans, it does eat will help you avoid wealth creation and
financial representa- immediately saves into your equity. unnecessarily paying valuable help with
A beginner who tion, you’re probably you interest; linking for a deposit bond. avoiding mistakes
is a pensioner aware of what you a credit card to use You could increase along the way.
can get in the market the bank’s money your limit to have If your loan was di-
Please contact Anna right now and taking for up to 55-days more money in your rectly from a bank, Please feel free to
Mob: 0407 004 564 action. interest-free; and offset account, or over time, they call me at iChoice
eliminate the hassle the extra funds would have taken on 9743 0000 and
With variable rates of manually paying could take the form advantage of you - I’ll be able to let you
from 2.19 percent your credit card bill of a separate split, the Banking Royal know what rebates
and fixed rates from and - if there’s al- with its own offset Commission says so! are on offer for you,
1.89 percent, it ways funds in your account. Of course, By using an expert what interest rates
seems rates are still offset - never having you’d only pay in- advisor at iChoice to we can negotiate for
on the way down to pay a cent of in- terest on what you get you into a better you and how we can
but to fix below two terest on your credit actually use. Some loan, you’ll immedi- better structure your
percent seems very card. banks allow you to ately be profession- lending to help you
enticing and is what unlock your equity all ally represented by get ahead faster.
most are doing, for You can wrap small the way up to 80 per- someone with an
at least part of their debts into a single cent of your prop- impressive depth of * Jason C Khoury
borrowing. structure and even erty value - as long knowledge. You’ll be from iChoice is The
use your home loan as you can afford to kept informed and Weekly Times’ Fi-
But a better inter- nance Editor
est rate and cash re-
bates are only two of

people choose to re- North Ryde Golf Course

finance. Cnr Twin and Wicks Roads NORTH RYDE NSW 2113 (

Too many Austral- 1. The proposed upgrade to the facility consists of the installation of 5G
ians don’t use the
banks’ products technology including the replacement of three (3) antennas with the

properly, so refi- installation of three (3) 5G antennas & six (6) 4G antennas; ancillary items
nancing is an oppor-
tunity to press the such as cabling; install six (6) radio units; install three (3) twin mounted
reset button.
amplifiers (TMAs) and in shelter works.

Some of the things 2. Telstra regards the proposed installation as a Low-impact Facility under the
you’re able to do Telecommunications (Low-impact Facilities) Determination 2018 &
are: Split loans, par- Telecommunications Act 1997; based of the description above.
ticularly if a portion
is tax deductible; fix
a portion to provide 3. In accordance with Section 7 of C564:2018 Mobile Phone Base

certainty and keep a Station Deployment Code, we invite you to provide feedback

variable split, against about the proposal. Further information and/or comments should be
which there can be
one or two offsets - directed to: Stefan Kaldis town planner for Visionstream (on behalf of

Telstra), 1300 745 210, [email protected] by 15/1/21

aged care? COOINDA COURT

Our Macquarie Park team is here to F7.2.1a – Newspaper/social media Notice - upgrade
help answer your questions and guide you
through the best options available for you.
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14 THE WEEKLY TIMES Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Handy Phone Guide
The Weekly Times 9807 6666

renovations CONTRACTORS
(continued) (continued)
0414 658 956 New carpet laid, re-stretching, repairs.
BP CONSTRUCTIONS 40 yrs experience.
• C hartered Accountant & Registered Tax Agent
• Provided at reasonable rates APS BATHROOM & KITCHEN RENOVATIONS 0411 420 011 Brett 9684 6948 0410 454 165
Thinking of Renovating ? All building work including renovations, CEMENT RENDERING
AIR CONDITIONING Call us for a free quote extensions, decks pergolas & carports,
Bathroom, Kitchen & Laundry Renovations bathrooms. J PRESTIGE RENDERING
ACE AIR CONDITIONING Over 20yrs Experience Lic 195060c
Lic 207688c 0410 746 378
0411 967 333
ALTERATIONS Rendering, repairs, blueboard etc Quality ser-
Sales, Repair & Install Split & Ducting A/C. ANDREW’S BATHROOM RENOVATIONS 0418 484 216 9674 7527
Lic 236838c vice g’teed, no job too big or small. F/Q
0414 577 574 Ground & 1st floor additions decks & pergolas. Cleaning
9481 0667 Plans drawn from concept to completion.I. S.
• Over 35 years experience in bathroom, Giltinan Builder P/L. Lic 91637c ABC Professional Cleaning
Sales, Service & Installation of all domestic kitchen & laundry renovations
& commercial air conditioning equipment. • Qualified & Insured workmanship. builders 0421 136 088 • Projects available on Website
AU18964 Lic 125392c • Call for free measure and quote SPINRYDE HOME RENOVATIONS Chinese couple/ Home, Office or Strata. Mov-
PROVEN AIR CONDITIONING Lic R71536 ing, Spring, Regular. Carpet Steam.
9879 4855 (free quotes) 0421 136 088
1300 776 247
7/53-55 Gladesville Rd Hunters Hill NSW 2110 S & A CLEANING HUS & WIFE (owner)
All Air Conditioning Work. Renovations, Extensions and Additions by
Lifetime Warranty On Workmanship BEDDING the experts. Authorised STRATCO Dealer 0411 627 847 9630 8722
❁ Repairs and Home Renovation Specialist.
❁ Service/Maintenance BEDS ‘N’ SECONDS PAUL GILES 10% Discount (max $500) to Seniors Card Home/professional/spring/
❁ Installation Holders! regular/moving/windows. 15 yrs exp. Lic 310465C AU50152 9879 4226
Alliance Climate Control NSW Builders Licence 45000JP Cleaning – High Pressure
Quality Australian Inner Spring mattresses,
8036 2372 Singles fr $139, Doubles fr $279, Queens CMT Building Services (NSW) Pty Ltd NORTH RYDE HIGH PRESSURE CLEAN
fr $299. Fast local delivery. Huge range of 0416 246 431
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A/C Daikin & Fujitsu Specialist Dealer, Split & tresses. 1A / 28 Buffalo Road, Gladesville of renovations, refurbishments, and No job too small.
Ducted.t. Lic 271472C
BLINDS alterations. Call Chris on 0416 246 431 Clotheslines
ANTENNA for a consultation
0431 444 111
Free measure & quote! Good quality. Holland Nathan 0410 427427 Clotheslines installed from $395. Free quotes on
Local Tech, free quotes Fully Ins, Pens Disc, blinds, vertical drapes & venetian blinds at new or repairs.
Gov app 5 yrs warranty. factory prices. Washing & repairing of venetian • Design & Construct Custom Built Homes. Full range of folding lines
blinds same day service. • Extensions, Alteration & Additions. Call Richard 0407 585 691
• Kitchen & Bathrooms COMPUTERS
PETER HALL ARCHITECTS P/L Cameron 0401 805 534 • Decks & Pergolas
• Home Warranty Insurance Available GLADESVILLE COMPUTERS
9878 5850 Plantation Shutters, Roller Blinds, Verticals • No obligation fee quotes
and more. Free Quote. Call Cameron. 0401 339 402
P Hall Nom Arch. 3279 Experienced firm, ca- NSW Builders Licence 300222c
pable of handling all types of work, both resi- • Free service call
dential and commercial, alterations or new. bricklayers CARPENTER/BUILDER • Home office support
• I.T. specialist
0411 762 242 Matthew •
ASBESTOS AWAY Tony 0405 317 807 For all carpentry, gyprocking, painting and
maintenance works. concreting
* All types of Asbestos removal 30+yrs experience. Professional. Small to medium
* Garages & Sheds Demolition jobs. Insurance work. Replace rusted lintels. Con- AAA ALL AREAS CONCRETE
* Asbestos Pick Ups & Inspections crete rend3ering. Free quotes. ASH BUILDING & CARPENTRY PTY LTD
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book/Instagram: Asbestos Away Sydney GSH Bricklaying FRONT FENCES kitchens, bathrooms and decks. welcome. Over 32 Years Experience. Lic. 129960c
Lic.Class B 210719 * Ret walls * BBQ’s & *Besser Blocks. For “Professional and reliable service at a
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Carpenter/Builder 0412 691 470 Garden Sheds, Paths, Patios, Driveways etc.
WARD STEEL & ALUMINIUM B RICK & BLOCK LAYSItNevGe 0409 124 751 General carpentry, decks, pergolas, small Lic11427C
renovations, gyprock walls, repairs, small
9645 6358 jobs ok. Quality work. 25 years experience.
Extensions, Front fences, garden walls etc. Ted Ryan 0412691470. Lic no 1684c CONCRETE SPECIALIST
Manufacture & install steel, aluminium, stainless
steel, glass ballustrades. Pool & garden fencing,
auto gate. Custom & design services, free quote,
helpful services.

Plus heritage work. Call Steve. Lic. 55906c 0418 289 791

bathroom RANA CONSTRUCTIONS CARPENTRY All concrete jobs – driveways, paths, fill ins, slabs.
renovations & JOINERY 50 years experience. Prompt service. Call today
0419 623 853
Jaycorp renovations 0424 261 818 Retaining walls, Brick & Lintel repairs, new James 0428 581 542 0418 289 791 Lic R79240

Combined 30 years experience in bathroom and openings made & closed, insurance & strata For construction of & repair of decks, pergo-
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recreate a timeless quality finish in your home. Lic 179663c
Please visit our website for recent projects. BUILDING To advertise Lic 306197c CONTRACTORS CARPET cleaning Phone:
The Stain Doctor 9807 6666
9879 4855 Vincent 0407 491 623 NOW IN SIX LANGUAGES!
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Phone: 9807 6666

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The Weekly Times 9807 6666

concreting (continued) Earthworks Electricians (continued) GARDENING
Roger’s Electrical Service
0404 770 791
Concrete Driveways, Pathways, Slabs-Plain & 0424 949 448 0422 628 109 8819 4980 Sam or Chad 0410 774 647
•• DAfofomrdeastbiclewsoerrkvice
Coloured Domestic & Commercial over 25years Excavation, Back Fill and Soil removal Restore overgrown gardens, Land & yard
experience 2 tonne Excavator (990mm), 4 Tonne Excavator • Local and reliable clearing, Trimming, Weeding, Lawnmowing,
Lic 52825c (1700mm), Lic. 121864c Turfing, Tree lopping, Stump Removal,
Mini Dumper/Loader (695mm), Bobcat and 5 Landscape, Plants, Gurney wash,
concretE Cutting Tonne Tip Truck. EXCAVATIONS Rubbish removal. Regular Maintenance,
Call Jason on 0424 949 448 Pens Discount. Fully Insured, 7 Days, Best
MASTER CHASING SERVICES FLECK RUBBISH REMOVALS & hourly rate. Free quotes. Call Sam or Chad
0403 111 758 a & a absolute best price
Specialising in concrete cutting, core 9439 8550 Jack 0411 351 161
drilling, road sawing and wall sawing. Grant 0403 868 457 / 9489 3543 Narrow Access Excavation. Excavators from
760mm wide up to 1200mm wide. Dumper Tip- Digging, weeding, land & yard clearing, tree lop-
Local  Electrician.  No job to small.  Over 30 yrs pers 760mm wide. Bobcats 3 Tonne Trucks. All ping, trimming, pruning, restore overgrown gar-
experience. Pensioner discount.      Areas. Best Rates. Call Glen den, turflaying. Pensioner discounts. Ring Jack


ANTI-DAMP 9809 7001 0417 690 627 LOCAL FENCING Robbie 0412 131 362

9817 7600 0412 229 955 Domestic & Commercial repairs. Installation, Quality timber, c/bond, gates, pickets, pool, Irrigation solutions for your garden during
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* Rising Dampness den maintenance and green walls. Qualified
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* Sub-floor Ventilation 0412 131 362
* Rising Damp Contact us for a free quote. Prompt service. Over 26yrs experience. 22 Thorn KOALA  FENCING NORTH RYDE GARDENING
St Ryde Lic 35887c
Martin 0412 010 212 0414 765 181 9888 5406
Your reliable gardener. Weed, dig, trim, clean,
GEOFF NASH ELECTRICAL SERVICES Horizontal & Privacy Fences. Pool fences & tree trim/lopping, stump grind, mow, turf,
gates. Timber & colourbond, fence repairs.
DEMOLITION 9807 1957 0419 200 011 call Martin 0412 010 212 rubbish removal, maintenance, high pressure
clean. Call Alan.
All electrical installs & repairs, AH service,
competitive rates.. Lic No 90476c
0405 000 007 Nick 0408 688 949
Blake 0488 843 433 0410 534 692
* Asbestos Removal * House/Garage Qualified horticulturalist
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AS LIC: AD213306 DEMO LIC:AD212593 BUILD LIC: 279431C + 100% satisfaction guaranteed S mith Fencing
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Joe 0405 000 007 Captain Cook Electrical Lic 288540c Timber Boundary Fencing, Gates & Pickets. Al 0414 753 258

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cleaned and dressed. Local family team. Andrew/Electrician 0417 909407
Tina/Admin 0451 899622 work Guaranteed. 25 yrs exp. C/Cards, Eft-
Yvonne and Cheryl Phone 9808 6314 FURNITURE REPAIRS
DRAINER Power & lighting, All electrical work, Upgrade pos, 24/7 Emergencies. Lic 143252C
switchboard, Rewiring, Ceiling fans, Smoke
alarm, Data & telephone. Lic 201164c TRADITIONAL FINE FURNITURE
0414 837 679 Phil  9715 1804
Clearing of blocked drains,   sewers / storm water 9817 3416 9816 3055
Toilets,  basins,  baths,  shower,   laundry,  kitchens 0433 655 591 Custom made furniture and specialist repairs & Glass repairs Com. & Dom. • Shower screens,
Jetblasting,electric eel,cctv camera,root treatment
All work guaranteed. 25 yrs exp. 24/7 emergency. • All Electrical Work (Domestic & Commercial) restoration work. 30 years experience. mirrors • All glass requirements • Free measure
Same day service, reliable, professional, efficient. • Switchboard Upgrades aNndOqWuote.I2N78 VSictIoXria RLdA, GNladGesUvilAle.GES!
• Smoke Alarm / CCTV / Data Telephone
RYDE SEWERFIX Lic 278587C garage doors

9809 4230 0412 200 939 To advertise RYDE GARAGE DOORS 9809 1965
Sewer & Stormwater Specialist Phone:
• Blockages Cleared • CCTV & Pipe Location Installation, sales & service. B & D Dealer. Call
• Repairs & Replacement • Free Quotes 9807 6666 for free quote.
Over 50 year experience
Lic. L985

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METAL ROOFING 0411 155 774
IRONING JAYS MAINTENANCEJaPsLoUnS0424 619 816 (continued)
Free pick up and delivery Twice daily. 6 days
gutters cleared. Fuly Insured. Cal Jason Joseph 0451 123 231
9477 5943
KITCHENS NS LAWN CUTTING - Affordable * Reliable and professional * Pressure Cleaning
We clean roof gutters, no mess, local, * Roof Painting. Interior and Exterior.
guaranteed, insured Granite & Marble Natural Stone 0412 448 623 Free & Quote Insured
9809 3623 Good Pensioner Discounts. Free Quotes.
10 Years experience. Satisfied customers. Insured. Lic. 269706C
Kitchen & vanity tops 100’s of colours. Est
0414 837 679 Phil 9715 1804 RYDE CITY MOWERS 9809 0329 Access Pest Control
0413 395 444
Local, efficient, reliable, neat & tidy, insured, Repairs to most brands of lawnmowers, 02 8605 6637
on time. Gutter mesh & guard (install/replace) Full Kitchen Package $4999 brushcutters, chainsaws. Chain sharpening.
Leakfinding, gutters, downpipes, valleys, Guaranteed service. Factory trained & All areas, All pests. Termite specialist ( pensioner
flashing, install & repairs whirlybird, venting, Includes; Cabinetry, Oven, Cook Top, qualified technicians. Local pick up & delivery discounts). Will beat any competitor quote
raintanks, roof & skylight leaks. Lic 143252c Rangehood, Sink, Mixer tap, Tiles available (charges apply) Lic # 5092837
25 yrs exp, Eftpos, C/Cards Accepted 256-258 Victoria Road, Gladesville
[email protected] THE MOWER SURGEON 0407 419 793
• Guttering, Downpipes & Metal Roofing 3 mth warranty on mower, chainsaw & line
• Leaf Protection, Roof Restoration & Cleaning COMPLETE CUSTOM KITCHENS trimmer repairs & service. 1300 360 457
• Discounted prices & free quotes
• Over 40 years in the industry Glenn 0414 717 111 Massage The Pest Detectives All termite & general
• Fully licenced and insured pestcontrol, sub floor ventilation & bird control. PC
• Comprehensive warranties Highest quality custom kitchen renovations Complete QUALIFIED STRESS RELIEVING
Lic 3433
jEoxbp.eArliletnracde.eFs.reUenQbeuaottaebs.lePpernicse.Ds.isBcu. i0ld4e1r42701Y7e1a1rs1 0406 038 729
Lic no 301036c PEST CONTROL 9449 2948
Relaxing full body massage. NOISES IN THE ROOF?
hairdresser All Sydney areas. Ayurvedic Style. Be rodent free this winter from
Home visit. Call 0406 038 729 as little as $180.00. We also do Pos-
want a great haircut? sum Removal! 40+ yrs Exp.
Call SPS Pest & Handyman Services
9888 5257
Come & see Abbas Imperial Style Barber,
Midway Shops, 117 North Rd, Denistone East. KITCHEN REPAIRS 0423 203 356

HANDYMAN Angelo 0408 677 614 ✔Commercial ✔Domestic ✔All pests ✔Termites
Service Guarantee + Free AfterCare Services
S.S. CARPENTRY & HANDYMAN SERVICES Hinges, Doors, Drawers, Shelves, Cabinets, From $99.
Kick-boards etc.
Sam 0414 413 326 No job too small. Free quotes 7 days. PAINTERS & DECORATORS PLASTERING
[email protected] Lic no 139738C GYPROCK PLASTERING SERVICES
Specialising in all Building, Carpentry & Demitri 0404 770 412
Gyprocking work. Free Quotes & Pens. Disc.
Ph. Sam

Nicholas carpentry & Handyman PETER PAINTING All types of plastering * Reasonable rates.
0423 808 115 8819 2795 Call Demitri Lic 288665c
Steven 0419 606 288 25 yrs exp. Work guaranteed Pensioner
Discount. Free Quotes
• All Trades • Bathroom & Kitchen Renovations Lic 157468c PLUMBERS
• Pergola’s, decks, roofing, gyprock, & paint-
advert and get a 10% discount !!! • Call Steven 9638 1398 0419 409 130 Lic no 108119c 0412 944 025

Retired Builder *NICK’S LANDSCAPING & DESIGN* Genuine local painter, Fully Insured. All types All general plumbing including gas. (24hr
0418 169 369 of painting, reliable, reasonable price. Emergency Service) No job too sml. Free
Call Charlie 0411 703057 Free Quotes -Pensioner Discount. Lic 150743c

Small Jobs, Renovations, Repairs, Competi- MICHAEL THE PAINTER quotes. STEMBRIDGE PLUMBING. Lic. 9880
tive rates Mastercard & Visa welcome.
All types of maintenance landscaping. Sand stone Michael 0412 444 838
retainable/ Timber Wall / Block Paving / Repairs & all COTTAGE & DOMESTIC MAINTENANCE
types of landscaping, • Professional and reliable 0414 808 809 9808 3020
hot water services Lic 96884c • All types of painting • All areas
• Reasonable rates • Best quality
RYDE HOT WATER SERVICE • Cheapest quotes • Pensioner Disc Phillip Draper West Ryde Lic 3906

9809 4230 0412 200 939 TREEMENDOUS LANDSCAPES P/L Call Michael. Lic 320177c S.A.PLUMBING SERVICES FREE CAMERA
Installations, repairs & sales. Electric and gas 9874 2605 Paul 0407 207 672 W Z FINE PAINTING SERVICE PTY LTD
0416 297 555
hot water heaters. Lic No L985. Landscape design & construction. Member of AILDM David 0450 726 188
Lic 77216c All suburbs
* Reliable and professional • electric eel • leaking taps
* Guaranteed quality and price. • hot water • water • roof guttering
Ryde City Hot Water & Plumbing * All types of painting * Fully Lic & Ins. • gas fitting • leaking toilets • blocked drain
* Free onsite quote. • home renovations • real estate strata.
Alfred 0418 976 679 Lic No 310324c • 7 days a week friendly sevice. Lic 178744c

LOCAL PLUMBER - 25+ Years Experience. MORNING BLUSH LANDSCAPES Aspect Painting & Decorating POOLE & CO PLUMBING
• Hot Water Repairs & Replacements
• Blocked Drains & Toilets • All General 0419 227 477 0401 951 257
Plumbing Services • Restricted Electrical
Licence. Call our office on 1300 976 679 or Paving, Decking, Pergolas, Planting/Turfing All types of painting, reliable, g’teed service, free 9809 4230 0412 200 939
Alfred on 0418 976 679 Licence No. 111700C Drainage, Retaining Walls, Brick & Block quotes, pensioners discount fully insureds Your Local Plumber for 50 Years.
Concreting, Pathways, Driveways, Fencing. Lic149577c * Blocked drains cleared
* Taps & toilets
Ph: 0419 227 477 Lic 282208c EDGE PAINTING * Hot Water
0414 837 679 Phil 9715 1804 Sam 0433 742 162 * Gasfitting Lic 985
Servicing / repairs / installs, Gas, Electric, * Master Painters Association Member.
Solar (all makes/models) Rinnai, Rheem, * Dulux accredited *Specialised in repairing &
Bosch,Pyrox,Aquamax,Solahart,Thermann, Laundry/Bathroom repainting. Interior/exterior RYDE SEWERFIX
Junkers, Bayard, Vulcan, Hocking, Everhot,
Dux, Edwards, Beasley, Roomheaters Same Nicholas Carpentry & * Pensioner Discount *Quality Guaranteed. 9809 4230 0412 200 939
day service, reliable, professional, efficient. Handyman Services
All workguaranteed. 25 Yrs exp. C/Cards, Sewer & Stormwater Speciali st
Steven 0419 606288 Lic 267578c/MPA280514

Full premium renovation service - waterproof, Honest painting 0452 639 991 • Blockages Cleared • CCTV & Pipe Location
tile, remodel or tailor designs. All budgets. • Repairs & Replacement • Free Quotes
Quote this advert and get 10% discount!! Over 20 years experience. Specializing in Over 50 year experience Lic. L985
Eftpos, 24/7 Emergencies. Lic 143252c repairing cracks, peeling, mills removal.
NSW Building Lic No 108119c Interior&exterior, free quote. Fully insured.
To advertise Seven years warranty. Eason 0452639991. PAUL RUFF & SON PLUMBING
Phone: 9807 6666 Lic 312751 0418 961 406
Est. Locally 1981
Lic 3792

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PLUMBERS (continued) PLUMBERS (continued) roof repairs Stonemason

YOUR FAST LOCAL PLUMBER Ryde City Hot Water & Plumbing BOB THE ROOFER 0418 677 188 SAID or JAMES 0408 292460
0414 837 679 Phil 9715 1804
Guaranteed Same Day Service. Prompt, On time, Alfred 0418 976 679 All roof repairs, renewals, restoration. Bricklayer, Stonework, Concreting & All
Efficient, Reliable, Honest. Blocked drains cleared. Leak detection specialist. Over 35yrs exp. Repairs. No job too small. Fully insured.
Sewer-stormwater, burst pipes, leaking showers LOCAL PLUMBER - 25+ Years Experience. • 5% donated to disabled.
Taps/toilets, waterproofing, water filters, hot water Hot Water Repairs & Replacements Lic 123259C Lic R85372
heater maintenance accredited repairer/ installer. • Blocked Drains & Toilets • All General
Servicing (all makes / models), gas leaks, installs Plumbing Services • Restricted Electrical rubbish removals stove repairs
Repairs, connections, appliance repairs,servicing Licence. Call our office on 1300 976 679 or
Room-Central heating, fake log/coal fires, stoves Alfred on 0418 976 679 Licence No. 111700C FLECK RUBBISH REMOVAL RYDE REPAIR CENTRE
BackflowPrevention, TMV’s, downpipes/gutters,
cappings Flashings), lead, Roof repairs (metal/ REFRIGERATOR Glen0418 268 040 0409 833 832
asbestos/Tile / slate) Skylights, leaks / fixes. No REPAIRS
job too big or small. All work guaranteed. 25 Yrs exp. • All Areas • 24/7 • Free Quotes Repairs all stoves & ovens, 7 days / fast
RYDE REPAIR CENTRE 0409 833 832 • Excavator for hire service 0409 833 832 9807 9828
C/Cards, Eftpos, 24/7 emergencies. Lic. 143252c • Domestic/Commercial
Repairs all fridges/seal washers, dryers, dish- • Good Rates surveyor
GLADESVILLE PLUMBING SERVICES washers. 7 days. 0409 833 832 9807 9828 • All types of waste • Senior Disc. Call Glen.
9817 4777 0413 402 599 ATS LAND SURVEYORS
For all your plumbing needs. Free Quotes. REMOVALISTS Garry’s Rubbish RemovaL
24hr/7days. Emerg. serv. 9808 6854
Visa/Master/Eftpos. Lic 168655C AB HOME REMOVAL Cheapest Price’s
Suite 3, 75 Rydedale Rd, West Ryde, ats1@
JIM MEADE PLUMBING 0431 995 369 9745 5772 9809 2536 CallGarry0416 295 790

0418 247 597 Excellent Service. No job too big or small. Local * All types of waste (large or small) TILES/TILING
and interstate. $80 per hour. * House hold / Commercial
* Maintenance * Repairs * Renovations * Deceased Estates * Senior Discounts ACCLAIM TILING SERVICES
* Pensioner Disc * Fully Insured Lic.46242c * Free Quotes * 30 years exp
* 7 Days a Week Gabriel 0404 032 426
0411 232 629 9808 4220 roofing safety rails Specilaising in bathroom renos & all types
• Plumbing, draining, roofing, gas fitting of wall & floor tiling. Call Gabriel Lic 251461c
• Maintenance specialist • Jet blaster & CCTV Safety Rails by Rails 2U
• No job too small Lic 117469c J & M SCHALK. TONY TILING
Les 0439 967 102
FRANK DRAPER SEWER REPAIRS & 9878 4483 0408 642 056 0414 616 366
REPLACEMENTS 0438 065 852 Roof repairs. Metal, tile & leaking roof replac- Make your home safer by installing internal and
Free Quotes, High Pressure Water Jetter Service. - external rails by experienced installer. All Ceramic Tiles (wall & floor) etc.
Ryde Lic 181690c ing valleys, F/Q, Lic R91302. Can supply and install large range of rail sizes, All waterproofing. All areas. Lic No R78511
no long waiting lists. No job too small. Senior
RYDE GAS COMPANY LOCAL SYDNEY ROOF SPECIALIST Discounts. Obligation Free Quote. Ph Les tree lopping

9809 4230 0412 200 939 0414 837 679 Phil 9715 1804 SKIP BINS VIC’S TREE CUTTING

Local Gas Specialists Leak finding/Repairs (tiles, metal, slate) shingals/ PAYLESS MINI SKIPS 0404 162 752 9858 2874
· Portable Gas Room Heaters Serviced
· Carbon Monoxide Testing skylights, asbestos, copper, Waterproofing, 0402 844 744 George 0415 224 460 Tree pruning and removal, stump grinding. Fully
· Hot Water Heaters Lead, Flashings, cappings, ridgepointing, rebed- ins. Free Quotes. Qual Aborist. Family business.
· Leak location & repair ding, Chimney’s,Stormwater Drains Cleared, 2-3-4m. Fast reliable service, specialising
· New installations, replacement & additions relayed, Diverted, fixed. (Gutter’s/Down- in small drives. Call George A.J’S TREELOPPING &
· Bayonets & BBQ conversions. Lic. L985 RUBBISH REMOVAL
pipes) renewal, cleaning, whirlybirds. Same Solicitors
day service – reliable, professional, efficient. & CONVEYANCING 0412 933 031
TAP RESCUE 1300 827 000 All work guaranteed. 25 Yrs exp. C/Cards,
We repair, supply, install direct to you TAPS, Eftpos, 24/7 Emergencies. OSBORNE HOWELL 9807 3222 Quick, reliable, fully insu red, free quote, pens.
TOILETS, Hot Water Systems, Water Filters Lic 143252c disc. Extra services incl. stump grinding, garden
Over 50 years in RYDE. main, small concrete jobs, etc.
and more. NO CALL OUT FEE! 0414 333 461 sam’s roofing P/L Shop 6, 43-49 Blaxland Road, Ryde
Lic 40572c (Entry via Argyle Ave) Wills, Estates, S T J Group Tree Services
Probate, Conveyancing, Family Law, Com-
LOCAL PLUMBER 0488 801 042 Sam 0416 178 058 mercial Leases, Sale of Business. 0412 111 785
All metal roofing & guttering, no job too small
• Taps, Hot water, Blocked Drains, Blocked pipes 33yrs exp. Ph Sam for quote. Lic 215152c L EES & GIVNEY LAWYERS 9816 1122 Fully Insured • Fully Qualified • Tree
• 24/7 EMERGENCY Plumbers services - removal, clearing, lopping,
• On-time & Reliable Top ryde top roofing Established 1983 - stump grinding, hedging, pruning Free
• Plumbers you can trust 0410 322 681 9871 0313 Accredited Specialist: Family Law and Quotes • call Steve
• All works guaranteed • High pressure cleaning Wills, Estate Law; Conveyancing, Enduring
• $0 CALL out • All roof repairs & painting F/Q. Power of Attorney. Home visits available. Tree Lopping Services
• You approve the price before we start! 243 Victoria Road, Gladesville
$50 OFF when you mention this AD 0412 594 911
Sewing Machine
Need a Local Plumber Fast? • Dulux Colour. • Pens Disc Lic 136874c The arborist tree lopping. prunning. stump
Wanted To Buy 0401 802 752 grinding storm work. Emergency services
9191 7353 roof painting qualified arborist landscaping . Best and
Old Singer or Bernina Machines. cheapest service. 15 years experience.
Do you have no hot water? AARON’S ROOFING Any age/condition. Additional $20 if deliv- Free quotes fully insured 7days service
AIsreyoyuorudr rtaaipnsbaloncdkteodil?ets leaking? ered to Drummoyne. Simon 0412 594 911
Do you want an extra gas point? 0410 322 681 9871 0313 Call Malcolm on 0401 802 752
FCoarllfJaesrtefmrieynodnly9s1e9rv1ic7e35w3ith a smile ATTACK TREE SERVICES
100% Satisfaction Guaranteed High pressure cleaning. All roof repairs &
colour 20% off. F/Q Pens Disc. 0419 227 477
9191 7353 ✓ Qualified Arborist ✓ Tree & Hedge Pruning
The Punctual Plumbers - ✓ Tree Removal ✓ Palm Tree Tidying
• Local Business Award Winning Plumbers ✓ Stump Grinding ✓ Rubbish Removal
• $0 Call Out Fee* • Fast Emergency Service
• Hot Water Repairs • Blocked Drains Cleared PETER PAINTING Call Bassam 0419 227 477
• Taps and Toilets • Noisy Pipes • Gas Fitting
• Seniors Discounts 0423 808 115 8819 2795
High pressure clean & painting. Free quotes.
ALL DAY/ NIGHT PLUMBING 20% off quoted price. Work Guaranteed.
Lic 157468c
0414 849 366

Blocked Drains specialists. Plumbing, Drain- To advertise
ers and Gasfitters. Senior discounts ph 9888 Phone: 9807 6666

9940 / 0414 849 366 Lic 123739c

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0412 566 100 9807 2772 8765 1733
• Install, DVD, Setup box Foxtel/Optus Gentle pressure clean, wax finish, re-cond. of all
• Get your DIGITAL Ready makes, free wash with all full reps. Same day serv. WINDOW CLEANING Greg 0411 055 476
• All TV, DVD, Hi-Fi, Microwave, Vacuum, An- Meas & quote on venet, vertical & Holland. Gladesville.
tenna • Owner operated for 20 years NO STREAKS WINDOW CLEANING, Also soft house wash. Greg: H/ pressure clean-
WASHING ing. Sydney Water exempt.
WEST RYDE TV & DIGITAL BOX SET UP 9808 6773 Eugene0415 258 454
9804 6954 Prompt, friendly, reliable service, F/Q, fully ins.
RYDE REPAIR CENTRE 0409 833 832 Eugene 9874 2815 David 0412 667 525
DVD, home theatre, plasma TV Antenna,
install & repairs 35 yrs exp. Pen Disc. Repairs all washers, dryers, fridges/seal, dish- Pressure clean/softwash. Fully Qualified. Fully
washers. 7 days. 0409 833 832 9807 9828 Insured 20 yrs exp. Call David

Trades & Services 9807EKLY TIMES, Wednesday January 30, 2013
Trades & Services

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all power
options, Rego 02/2021. All
MITSUBISHI Lancer station service records only 150,000
wagon 1998 auto silver km exc cond $7,500 Ph
power steering central 0451 301 788
locking tow bar major
service timing belt 9 mths
rego good cond $2,300 Ph for Sale
0469 962 947
FOLDUP Table 1800x740
PAINTING $35 Ph 0415 953 099

FOR SALE CABINET Six piece glass Ph 0413 115 242 9817 The Duck Lady the most

line near new, selling very 1822 beautiful you ever see $250
cheap 10c Ph 9888 9611 value $950 Ph 0425 370
DVD Player SAST, karaeoke DVD Player TEAC $50 Ph 022
0415 953 099
Licence No: 206713c machine, CD’s VCD $50
ono Ph 0415 953 099 LOUIS Vuitton Paris ladies
BALMAIN COMPUTER Bag for laptop STAMPS Australian pre
$50 Ph 0415 953 099 decimal stamps wanted,
Kangaroos, K G V, pre war
Strata title with seating, registrationCOFFEE Tables $20, 8 covers, postcards, tags,
cash paid on the spot Ph
storerooms & car space. Dining High Back Chairs 0418 967 577
$100, Dining table & 4
chairs $100, Display
handbag worth $1,000 sell Garage Sale Share work wanted
$150 ono Ph 0415 953 099 Accommodation
LOUNGE Black full leather Eastwood – 17 Midson HOUSE CLEANING/
2 seater $125 ono ideal for Road Saturday Dec 12. ROOM To Rent in share OFFICE reliable and
man cave can deliver Ph 10.00am to 4.00pm. house. Bush setting. experienced lady for
0415 953 099 Books, music, baskets, Furnished with large fridge. home/office/ironing and
l laPhd: 0i4$e1464s00K49p22a0 rtner in sportisnGplaladceesvbilelet-wHeoernnslboycaslocbcuesrinsee9sCh0saae0bl8sfins$2e22ot07L05bnoaMwosd0v4ifan2ryog4nw2St5aA0gleal4anP4sh0snneexiRdwEe4FFa6lRcsfumIoGrpWEnmRoexeAn5T’nsr4OccaRsmavlDoesP8$ar19lssc0oamnfhoiHncripd household items $240 per week. Some pets Old Tools, CD, DVD, Guitar, cooking. Please call
ok. Ph Paul 0402 625 667 Old Games, Old Lego, Maria
Jewellery, Bric A Brac. Call 0414 781 499.
Wanted To Buy 0431 296 741 Cleaning – Experienced
* Reliable lady
BOX Trailer with black & * Honest, Thorough,
white number plate Ph
0427 000 100 Punctual
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set Collections wanted. * Ironing
steel Australian and Overseas. * Good Refs
Also badges, medals, old * Free Quotes
postcards, military items Susan 0421 180 466
etc, etc. Phone Duncan
9869 3884

BAR Fridge $50, 6 Antique fantastic $45 Ph 0425 370 Proposed termination of Strata Scheme
Chairs $120, Dining 022 No.64536 situated at 24 The Avenue, Linley
Point NSW 2066.
RrSS2Eo5iado0leme4bG4oPt0aahrbd9le0I0$81&S,20820705cThMaoi0rvs4Rin2&g4 AiPMOnhtFiollTF0eIa4rC2cEr5elIac2sl5iOsnC0iechr0aa2$irs29N5neHnwoeromtuffarennr Notice is given of an intention to apply to the
DAYEVaSLcEuCuTmRO2LUclXe0aner 1Db7a34g6s Registrar General for an order terminating the
above Strata Scheme and the consequent
$10.00 per pack of 5 Ph AFRICAN Banjo good winding up of the Owners Corporation Any person having any claim upon the
quality $25 and a small
0423T12i7 3m24 e classic banjo v shape $45 pursuant to section 142 of the Strata Schemes estate of David Allan Barnes, late of
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Ryde Sports Foundation ready to continue its important work

Ryde Sports Foundation will relaunch its activities and reengage Mr Wilkinson says a has served as the ☐ Ryde Sports Karas. he said.
with the local sporting community in 2021 under the leadership civic reception hosted organisation’s chair- Foundation’s out- “While no longer a The RSF’s commit-
of newly-elected chairman, Rob Wilkinson. by its patron, Ryde man for much of its going chairman
Mayor Jerome Laxale, existence vacated Jim Hull OAM member due to his re- tee is: Rob Wikinson,
☐ The Ryde Sports Foundation committee after last week’s AGM will provide an ideal the chairmanship last congratulates tirement from TWT and Kim Clayton, Paul
opportunity to recon- Thursday at the RSF’s new chair- moving out of Sydney, Moujalli, Terry Wilson,
nect with members of AGM, but will remain man Rob Chris Karas left a big Barry Herbert, Robyn
the sporting commu- a member of the com- Wilkin- void with his encyclo- Churchill, Jim Towers,
nity. mittee. son paedic knowledge of Jim Hull OAM and An-
a loyal and capable sports within Ryde,” thony Stavrinos (TWT).
“The disconnection He said some recent deputy who brings a
felt by many involved in personal health chal- wealth of not for profit
sport this year reminds lenges had prompted management and ex-
us why we are com- him to consider some perience at the highest
mitted to continue the important commit- level.”
work of Ryde Sports ments, including his Mr Hull also paid
Foundation behind the role with Ryde Sports tribute to former TWT
scenes,” Mr Wilkinson Foundation. Sports Editor Chris
told The Weekly Times.
“We, in company
“Properly recognis- with the rest of soci-
ing our 2019/2020 ety, have gone through
TWT Club Six/Ryde very destabilising
Sports Foundation times and it is appro-
Sports stars is at the priate that we review
top of our list.” our current situation in
preparation for a new
Those 13 athletes normal and our place
are showcased on this within it,” Mr Hull said.
“Rob Wilkinson is
Jim Hull OAM, who

Jordan Kelly - Touch Football Angus McElroy - Rugby League Josh Arcus - Mountain Bike Alex McWhirter & Anna Tran-Dinh
Acrobatic Gymnastics
North Ryde’s Jordan Kelly ANGUS MCELROY of Riverview student Josh
is a Ryde Eastwood Hawks Putney is a promising Arcus made the Australian Gladesville RSL Gym-
junior product and is fast rugby league forward on team for the recent World nastics sensations Alexan-
emerging as one of the a mission. The industrious Championships of Downhill dra McWhirter and Anna
brightest link/wing pros- 20-year-old lock proved a Mountain Biking in Quebec Tran-Dinh were selected
pects on the women’s rep- lynch pin as Ryde Eastwood after superb performances to represent Australia in
resentative scene. A NSW brought home the prestig- at domestic level over the the Acrobatics World Age
Scorpions squad member ious NSWRL Sydney Shield past two years. Josh com- Championships in Geneva.
last season, Kelly turned Premiership title for the first menced his Mountain Biking Since partnering up back
in smart performances for time in 2019. He was a journey as a 12 year old and in 2018 the dynamic duo
both the Ryde Eastwood key forward for Holy Cross h as carved out an impres- have proved incredibly suc-
and Balmain Tigers at both First Grade Team in the sive list of achievements cessful with the pair winning
Junior and Senior State Cup Metropolitan Catholic Col- that include winning State all competitions entered in
level. Studying a Bachelor leges and Arrive Alive Cup titles and Australian Schools Australia last year includ-
of Business in Sports Man- schoolboy competitions be- Championships. Josh was ing the NSW Senior and
agement, Jordan dreams of fore linking with the Hawks’ runner up in the 2018 Aus- the Australian Gymnastic
donning the green and gold Under-20s in the Combined tralian Open DH Cannonball Championships where they
colours of Australia one day Sydney Junior League se- MTB Festival and finished qualified for the National
at a Touch Football World ries last season. He dreams first in Downhill at the 2019 Squad.
Cup. of one day securing an NRL Australian MTB Interschools
contract. and first overall at the Aus- Abby Wilson - Hockey
Sharnae Thiele - Dragon Boat tralian National Downhill.
Sophie Gocher - Athletics ABBY WILSON is part of
Sharnae Thiele, a product Ethan Lozevski - Sailing the new breed of exciting
of the Marist Dragons Club Talented Ryde athlete So- talent at the Ryde-Hunters
based at Woolwich, repre- phie Gocher continues to Ethan Lozevski com- Hill Hockey Club - helping
sented the Australian Au- stamp her mark in the world peted at the Junior World the Ryde Club secure the
roras with distinction at the of steeplechase with a bag Titles in the West Indies. Sydney Women’s Hockey
2019 World Dragon Boat of medals at national and The Holy Cross College Metro League First Grade
Racing Championship in international level. Ryde student performed Premierships in 2017 and
Thailand’s Pattaya-Rayong with distinction in the Op- 2019 and proving the face
region. Matthew Harris - Baseball timist dinghy class—plac- of the NSW Pride Team in
ing third in two of the race the inaugural Hockey One
Nic Beveridge - Para Triathlete Outstanding Ryde finals that were staged in National Women’s Champi-
Hawks baseball pitcher difficult conditions.Lozevs- onship.
NIC BEVERIDGE is a tri- Matthew Harris caught ki’s dream is to one day
athlete on a mission in 2021. the eye of talent scouts sail at the Olympics and he Brandon Lee - Baseball
Under the watchful eye of when he recently toured has paired up with young
West Ryde’s Paralympic leg- Japan with the Austral- gun Keizo Brandon Lee was named
end Louise Sauvage, Nic is ian Under-14 Junior Roos North Ryde RSL Youth
shaping up as one of our big baseball team. It’s been a Georgia Marshall - Netball Club Sportsperson of the
hopes on the international meteoric rise for Harris, a Year for 2019. The 15-year-
scene. Beveridge competes student at Holy Cross Col- GEORGIA MARSHALL old catcher has made an
as a Para Triathlete by using lege Ryde. Pitching his first realised a dream last sea- enormous contribution to
his upper body, riding with ball as an 8 year old with son when she created basketball as a player and
a recumbent handcycle and the Concord Comets Jun- history with her Eastwood as accomplished umpire.
completing the run through ior Baseball Club in 2015, Ryde Hawks netball rep- By the age of ten he was
the use of a racing wheel- talented Matthew has resentative team mates. playing Little League for the
chair. He realised his potential since developed into a real The skilful centre was a Ryde Hawks and was later
when he snared silver at the find. Matthew trains seven key member of the Hawks’ selected in Baseball NSW’s
2018 Gold Coast Common- days a week to try and ful- side that brought home a State Junior Program and
wealth Games and has set fill his dream of becoming maiden NSW Netball Pre- has been a member of the
his sights on a podium finish a Major mier League Opens cham- Emerging Blue Sox Devel-
at the Paralympic Games in pionship. Her consistent opment Squad for the past
Tokyo 2021. and exceptional form also four years.
saw her named in the NSW
Waratahs side.

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P McLean 25/16 P Smith D these lucky 8 ladies also won M Hollier d B Forrest S Mew- nor Major Pairs Rd 3 A Blake G T Slater R Hoare 21/10 T Sivi-
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D Walker 17/11 K Jennings Gladesville Women sary Photo thanks to President Swan T Warner d A Robinson Wed Dec 2 Social N Martelli ston J Knight d G Gudmunsen worthy d M O’Brien B Wood P
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P Yeow R Rees D Walker d Bob Martin A Hyem C Bambach Tue Tue Dec 1 Social S Odbert M Thu Dec 3 Grange Hermitage vic R Ralston 25/11 K Graham Dec 5 Social M Barton P Dale goyne d J Forbes W Higgins D
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Wright K Beatty R Marrins d M d A Baguley 25/13  Brian-Smith P Hirst K Beat- B Morton B Milner A Rozsnyoi Linnert T Locascio A Rawding
Texier P Dobie J Vinton I Rivers JENNY BRYANT  tie d P Lansdown K Saggers 23/22 Wed Dec 2 Minor Pairs 23/18 I Christopherson J Flem- Wed Dec 2 Mixed Pairs M Smith
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P Joint d A Linley P Harris J Hunters Hill Women R Hopwood d P Hatherley V Nicoll J Myers 19/14 Tue Dec dino T Chan M Wilson K John- 22/11 Social H Fox J Bowring J
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20 THE WEEKLY TIMES Wednesday 9 December, 2020 Tigers Pre-Season
Training at its best
SEE THE TWT ROTARY By the one eyed Tiger Welcome new chums &
Farewell Josh Reynolds
CAROLS Tigers have kicked off their pre-season train-
ing with a new pep in their step as they strive
ON THE BIG SCREEN for premiership honours in New Year 2021.
Tigers supercoach Shawn Blore while
ALL WELCOME Madge Maguire is ex- emerging star Jake
cited with the pros- Simkin will be compet-
THURSDAY 31 DEC pects of brighter days ing with Jacob Liddle
NEW YEAR’S EVE ahead following some for the hooker spot va-
encouraging signings cated by Robbie Farah
BEATLE MAGIC in the past few days and filled last season
WITH and freeing up of funds by the popular Harry
with the resignation of Grant who returns to
YESTERDAY’S HEROES Josh Reynolds. Mexico south of the
Welcome in the New Year Josh has accepted a
with a great show with songs position with Pom su- In the 2021 NRL draw
per league club Hull announced last week
from The Beatles, Elvis coached by former Ti- the Tigers will have
Presley, The Monkees, Lulu, gers great Brett Hodg- three home games at
son and goes with eve- Leichhardt Oval HQ
Dusty Springfield and Roy ryone’s best wishes for plus a preseason trial
LTPS PENDING future success in his in February.
Orbison AND MORE! new challenge.
It’ll give us all a
INCLUDES A SUMPTUOUS Madge is expected to chance to get out to
3-COURSE MEAL. take the opportunity to Australia’s best footy
give Adam Doueihi a ground. See ya there.
Book online at move to five eight from
or at Club reception.The show starts at 8pm. fullback in the new year.

Members $90 Non-Members $97 In recent days the Ti-
gers have signed some
significant signatures
including state of origin
Bronco Joe Ofahen-
gaue who will strength-
en the Tigers pack plus
Daine Laurie, James
Roberts from the Bun-
nies, James Tamou,
Asu Kepaoa and Ste-
fano Utoikamanu.

Also Alex Seyfarth has
re-signed along with

$4,000 $ 4 , 0 0 0$2,500 CASH &

Children’s Toy Promos 50TH BIRTHDAY DINNER

OVER TWO BIG DAYS C H R I S T M A SThursday 17 December at 6pm

$2,000 at 6.15pm From 1-13 December, swipe your
on Tuesday 15 and
R A F F L E Smembership card for the chance to
Sunday 20 Dec
win two tickets to the club’s 50th
Spend $5 or more at Birthday Dinner and to win up
the Palm Court Bistro
or at the Bistro bar or OVER FOUR BIG NIGHTSto $500 in cash on the night.
Oasis Bar to gain entry
Conditions apply.
tickets. On the draw
days, place tickets $3,000Ticket sales from

in the barrel between 6pm SunConditions apply. 6, 13 & 20 December,
5pm and 6pm.
anXd frMom 5A.30SpmR, WeAd 1F6 DFeLcemEbSer

Ticket sales from 6pm
Sun 13 & 20 Dec and
from 5.30pm Wed 16 Dec.

Conditions apply. Winners may only win a maximum two (2) prizes). LTPM/19/04691


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