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Archive - July 2018

A Grand Affair at The Joan! Eight Grands: An Orchestra of Pianos
30 Jul 2018
A Grand Affair at The Joan! Eight Grands: An Orchestra of Pianos
The Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre is preparing for a piano spectacular of rarely seen magnitude. On 18 August the majestic Concert Hall stage will hold not one, not two or three – but EIGHT - grand pianos. 
Australians Encouraged to Discuss Organ Donation During DonateLife Week
29 Jul 2018
Australians Encouraged to Discuss Organ Donation During DonateLife Week
DonateLife Week, Sunday 29 July - Sunday 5 August 2018
Donate Strength. Donate Adventure. Donate Love. DonateLife. 
Reducing Winter Air Pollution
25 Jul 2018
Reducing Winter Air Pollution
With winter well and truly in full swing, residents can assist in reducing winter smoke and ensure their fires are burning correctly. 
Political Art and Artists in the Digital Age - Free Public Forum
21 Jul 2018
Political Art and Artists in the Digital Age - Free Public Forum
Penrith Regional Gallery will close its Black Mist Burnt Country exhibition with a forum of artists, curators, thinkers and activists to discuss the role and scope of political art in the digital age. How has social media changed the political landscape and artist commentary? 
Mountains of Help for Young People in the Mountains
14 Jul 2018
Mountains of Help for Young People in the Mountains
Life can sometimes get complicated, and there are times when you need help - help dealing with the law, help finding a safe place to live, help just getting through the next 24 hours. 
Hercules Flypast of Sydney Harbour and Western Sydney For 75th Anniversary of No. 37 Squadron
13 Jul 2018
Hercules Flypast of Sydney Harbour and Western Sydney For 75th Anniversary of No. 37 Squadron
A formation of up to six C-130J Hercules transport aircraft will fly over Sydney Harbour and the Hawkesbury region on Friday, 13 July 2018, between 1:00pm and 1:25pm to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Air Force’s No. 37 Squadron. 
Did You Know You May Already Have a My Health Record?
13 Jul 2018
Did You Know You May Already Have a My Health Record?
For the rest of Australia, 16 July marks the launch of the three month opt-out period for the Federal Government’s My Health Record expansion program. In the Nepean Blue Mountains region, most people already have a My Health Record that was created as part of the 2016 Opt-Out Trial. 
‘Days Like These’ Links City and Country and People of Diversity
13 Jul 2018
‘Days Like These’ Links City and Country and People of Diversity
A contemporary theatre production that blossomed in regional NSW returns home to Western Sydney with renewed spark and depth. 
Discover the Prehistoric ‘Jurassic Garden’ at the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden Mount Tomah
12 Jul 2018
Discover the Prehistoric ‘Jurassic Garden’ at the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden Mount Tomah
Take a trip back in time to the ancient land of Gondwana, and get ready for a fantastic FREE family day of hands-on science fun at the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden Mount Tomah. 
Community Infrastructure Grants Funding Now Open
10 Jul 2018
Community Infrastructure Grants Funding Now Open
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith encourages community organisations looking to build new or upgrade current facilities to apply for funding through the NSW Government’s Infrastructure Grants program. 
A Month of Emerging Artists Across Theatre, Music and Art Led by Q Theatre
9 Jul 2018
A Month of Emerging Artists Across Theatre, Music and Art Led by Q Theatre
Q Theatre makes an impact in July, with three exciting new projects from young and early career artists creating a buzz of creative energy and offering a glimpse into our region’s artistic future. DECODED, Breakthrough: Open Studio and Mouth of the River have each been developed through Q Theatre’s Workshop series. 
Leading Men and a Leading Lady at The Joan
8 Jul 2018
Leading Men and a Leading Lady at The Joan
This month’s Morning Melodies at The Joan will take you on a journey through the best of Broadway and musical theatre with a performance by some of the best of Australia’s stage and on-screen talents. 
Young Historians Have the Opportunity to Tour Battlefields of Europe
8 Jul 2018
Young Historians Have the Opportunity to Tour Battlefields of Europe
The 2018 ClubsNSW Anzac Ambassadors Program has now opened and local high school students are encouraged to enter the essay competition. 
National Diabetes Week: 8th - 14 July 2018
7 Jul 2018
National Diabetes Week: 8th - 14 July 2018
The National Diabetes Week campaign "It’s About Time" aims to raise awareness about the importance of early detection and early treatment for all types of diabetes. 
Environmental Trust Grant to Support ‘Tree Changers’ Land Management Skills
4 Jul 2018
Environmental Trust Grant to Support ‘Tree Changers’ Land Management Skills
Environmental Trust Grants Director, Peter Dixon, has announced $2 million from the State’s Environmental Trust would go towards improving the land management knowledge and skills of ‘tree changers’ who’ve bought rural small holdings and those new to farming. 
Childcare Relief for Australian Families
3 Jul 2018
Childcare Relief for Australian Families
More support for more families with the cost of child care starts from today. 
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