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Saturday 6 July 8am – 1pm
Trash and Treasure Market
Bag a Bargain or clean up your unwanted items and make money. Stalls with retro, vintage, collectables, homemade and homegrown items, jewellery, stamps & coins, clothing, household, yard and shed stuff and more. Raffle prize is a load of firewood. Refreshments available including homemade cakes and slices & BBQ. $20 per site. Enquiries or to book a site contact: Ann 02 4576 5031 or Robyn 4576 3335. East Kurrajong School of Arts, 1090 East Kurrajong Road, East Kurrajong. www.eastkurrajonghall.com
Sunday 7 July 10am-3pm
Free event. Featuring live performances, stalls and children’s activities. Richmond Park, Windsor Street, Richmond. Phone 4588 5144
Wednesday 10 July 10.30am
Kurrajong Heights Garden Club
We are off to “The Riverside Café”, 1826 Putty Road, Colo, for our Christmas-in-July get together. After 11 am arrival and complimentary drink, our guest speaker, Robyn Bible, will talk on geraniums and pelargoniums. Robyn is an experienced and popular speaker and will talk about growing conditions, varieties and propagation of these beautiful, useful plants. She will have plants for sale. Lunch will be a delicious buffet including Christmas fare and salads, followed by yummy deserts. Cost $45 (plus $5 for non-members). Visitors are welcome. For further information message email@example.com or contact Cathy on 0407 466 663.
Tuesday 9 July and Wednesday 10 July
School Holiday Activities at Australiana Pioneer Village
Every Tuesday and Wednesday during school holidays -4575 1777 Adults $5, Children $3, $15 family of 4
Wednesday 10 July 11.30am
Richmond /Windsor Voice Interest and Education of Women Club
We Support the Smith Family will hold its next luncheon meeting. There will be no guest speaker (be prepared for a different experience) For more information please contact Carol Jackson on 45781510 cost $27.00 for 2 course lunch
Monday 15 July 6.30pm
Nepean / Blue Mountains Prostate cancer support group
All meetings are available to males and their partners who are seeking information on this cancer, and who live in the Blacktown, Blue Mountains, Hawkesbury and Penrith areas. Come along and experience the caring and benefits offered by our Support group whose motto is YOU ARE NOT ALONE. St Stephen’s Anglican Church Hall, 254 High St, Penrith. Contact David Wilkinson President on 1300 13 3878. www.prostatesupport.org.au
Sunday 21 July 10am-4pm
Teddy Bear’s Picnic at Australiana Pioneer Village
Bring your favourite teddy bear to enjoy a picnic day at the Village. Follow a map on a search for 10 bears. visit Teddy Bear themed crafts and activities and our Teddy Bear’s Picnic Rose Street, Wilberforce 4575 1777 Adults $5, Children $3, $15 family of 4. The Australiana Pioneer Village, Rose Street, Wilberforce.
Saturday 27 July
2019 Tesla Fest
It’s the weird and wonderful, the colourful and creative. It’s community. TeslaFest is a brand-new entry on the annual calendar. Two days of anachronistic mischief and mayhem set across twenty-eight acres of The Australiana Pioneer Village. The Festival features exhibitions, displays, music, art, costuming, cosplay, camping, competitions and makers market. Its where different worlds meet, make and discover. Day tickets at the gate – adults $33, children $20, concession $23 Rose St Wilberforce
Saturday 27 July
St Albans RFS Pioneer Trail run
Our inaugural fundraiser with three different courses (dogs can participate in the shorter two runs) – 23.7km, 9.98km and 2.7km. Participant entry fees apply. $10 parking, free camping. More info- 0409 322 236
Saturday 27 July 12pm for lunch 12.30pm
The Dharug and Lower Hawkesbury Historical Society
Invite you to “Pioneers of Greengrove”
An afternoon with special guest speaker Marilyn Wood, come and listen to Marilyn’s rollicking tales about the old days. Marilyn will commence her talk at the Wesleyan Chapel, 6445 Wisemans Ferry Road, Gunderman after lunch. Cost Members $15/Non-Members $20. Bookings essential: – firstname.lastname@example.org or 0404 272 969 (leave a message) by Monday, 22nd July for DLHHS Members and by Wednesday, 24th July for Non-Members. All welcome.
Sunday 28 July
Hot rods, custom cars, rat rods and drag cars
Live band, kids rides, food and drink available. Entrants $5 per car, spectator’s gold coin donation. Money raised goes to the Hawkesbury Community Soup Kitchen. Windsor Leagues Club, Rifle Range Road, Windsor 0412 826 539
Tuesday 30 July 10am – 3pm
Connecting our Community Workshop
Bligh Park and Sth Windsor
What does your compassionate community look like? We invite you to be part of the discussion. This workshop will be held at Bligh Park Neighbourhood Centre, Sirius Place Bligh Park from 10am – 3pm and include a delicious morning tea and lunch. Please call Liz Murphy on 4708 8169 or email email@example.com for more information or to RSVP for catering purposes.
Wednesday 31 July
Connecting our Community Workshop
North Richmond and surrounds
What does your compassionate community look like? We invite you to be part of the discussion. This workshop will be held at North Richmond Community Centre 33 William St North Richmond from 10am – 3pm and include a delicious morning tea and lunch. Please call Liz Murphy on 4708 8169 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to RSVP for catering purposes
Sunday 4 August
Australia’s largest Holden Display Day
Over 850 Holden’s on Display. Rare, Classic, Original, Restored, Resto Mods, Mild & Wild Customs Great Family Day Out. Kids Entertainment. Rock climbing, slot car racing, jumping castles. $5 entry, kids under 15 FREE with paying Adults. Hawkesbury Showgrounds – Racecourse Rd, Clarendon. www.allholdenday.com.au
Friday 2, Saturday 3 & Sunday 4 August
THREE DAY MEGA BOOK FAIR
Huge pre-loved book sale located in the old church hall, thousands of books from every genre. Book sale runs for 3 days – Friday 2 August • 9am – 4pm; Saturday 3 August • 9am – 4pm; Sunday 4 August • 10am – 3pm; CLEARANCE SALE STARTS from 1PM. Donate your old books any week day in July to St Monica’s Church Hall between 9am and 12pm.
The Book Fair is part of the St Monica’s Fete being held on Saturday which will have market stalls, local fruit and vegies on sale, white elephant, entertainment, BBQ, hot foods, kids’ café, rides and games, jumping castle, major raffle, chocolate wheel, show bags and more!! Corner Windsor and Bourke Streets, Richmond.
Every Saturday morning 8am
East Richmond park run/walk
A free, weekly, timed 5km walk/jog/run at 8am every Saturday. Open to all ages and abilities, walkers, prams and dogs on short leads welcome. Organised entirely by volunteers, friendly and fun!
Register once before your first ever Park Run and print your barcode. Use that barcode anywhere around the world! Ham Common Bicentenary Park (opposite RAAF Base) Hawkesbury Valley Way Clarendon. REGISTER www.parkrun.com.au/eastrichmond
Aussie Night Markets
Last Saturday of every month
Next Market: Saturday 27 July 5pm-10pm
International food market featuring 40 International food stalls, dedicated dessert section, high quality arts & crafts stalls to browse, kids rides & entertainment, DJ and live music till late. Free parking. Hawkesbury Showground Racecourse. Enquiries 0438 882 496. www.aussienightmarkets.com.au
Every Saturday 10am – 12 noon
The Bilpin Markets is a community run market where you can purchase locally grown and made produce and products. Stalls include bread, organic vegetables, in season fruit, preserves, honey, crafts and wool. Bilpin Hall, Bells Line of Road, Bilpin. Contact 4567 0304
Richmond Good Food Market
Every Saturday 8am to 1pm
A place for local farmers to showcase their products and interact with the community. Meet local producers, support the community and local agribusiness, source great tasting food and support the economy. Richmond Park, corner March and Windsor Streets, Richmond. Enquiries Vanessa Hanna 0400 615 409. www.richmondmarket.com.au
Hawkesbury Foodies Market
First Sunday of every month 9am – 1pm
Next Market: Sunday 7 July
Organic veges, meat and eggs, vegan cakes, gluten free foof, artisan bakery, international street food and much more. North Richmond Public School, Grose Vale Road, North Richmond. Phone 0414 733 400. Find them on Facebook here
Richmond Lions Market
Next Market: 10 August
Be early for some great bargins! Plenty of off street parking. Hawkesbury Showground, Racecourse Road Clarendon. Contact after 6.00pm Geoff 4575 1518.
Windsor Mall Craft Markets
Every Sunday 9am to 3pm
Windsor Mall between Baker and Fitzgerald Streets, Windsor. Stallholders and all enquiries phone Colleen on 0418 869 685. Find them on Facebook here