Georges River Newswire

Georges River Newswire

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  1. Gladys Berejiklian commits to first stage of F6 Extension but shelves National Park planRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | The Age

    ... time," she said. The second stage will extend from President Avenue to Taren Point, and stage three over the Georges River and onto Loftus near the Royal National Park in the south. Leaked documents have previously revealed about 28 private ...

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  2. Police officer praised after Georges River rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | The Age

    The police officer who plucked a woman from her car seconds before it sank in Sydney's Georges River has been hailed as a hero. The 32-year-old woman drove her black hatchback into the river at Georges Hall on Sunday afternoon after police tracked her down after being called over a domestic violence incident.

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  3. Frantic rescue of woman in sinking car captured on chopper camRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Illawarra Mercury

    Police have rescued a woman from a car a split second before it sank into the Georges River on Sunday afternoon. The car was spotted in Rabaul Road, Georges Hall, but as police arrived, the woman drove the car off a boat ramp and into the river.

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  4. Woman saved as car sinks in Sydney riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | NEWS.com.au

    Dramatic vision has emerged of NSW Police pulling a woman from a car seconds before the vehicle sank into Sydney's Georges River. The police helicopter located the woman's black hatchback at the end of a boat ramp, but as officers arrived she drove the car into the Georges River.

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  5. Police pull woman from sinking carRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | NEWS.com.au

    A SENIOR cop heroically saved a woman from a sinking car just seconds before it disappeared into Sydney's Georges River this afternoon. A SENIOR cop heroically saved a woman from a sinking car just seconds before it disappeared into the Georges River this afternoon.

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  6. Police save driver as her car sinks into Georges RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Daily Mail

    ... involved was behind the wheel and possibly on drugs. Using a police helicopter, she was soon found along the Georges River, in Georges Hall - about six kilometres west of Bankstown. A woman was saved from her car (pictured) just moments before it ...

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  7. Police rescue woman from sinking car in Georges RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Police have rescued a woman from a car a split second before it sank into the Georges River on Sunday afternoon. The car was spotted in Rabaul Road, Georges Hall, but as police arrived, the woman drove the car off a boat ramp and into the river.

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  8. Maine sculpture park pleases creatures of all sizes with its creatures of all sizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Boston.com

    ... state of Maine as part of the Langlais Art Trail ( www.langlaisarttrail.org) . Colby transferred the estate to Georges River Land Trust in Cushing, which owns and manages the sculpture preserve. On the side of River Road opposite the house, the ...

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  9. Historic bridge is 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Liverpool City Champion

    ... and new ordinance sidings were commissioned in 1945. The Cable Makers Siding on the eastern bank of the Georges River was opened in 1940. In the years after the war's end, traffic on the branch declined though some non-military traffic still used ...

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  10. Nour HaydarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... a syndicate is driving up the cost of insurance for everyone as they pull three submerged cars from the Georges River in Sydney. The Prime Minister eulogises Bill Leak as a talented satirist and "the best and funniest raconteur" in an address at a ...

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  11. State of the Beaches 2016-2017 report reveals Sydney's cleanest and dirtiest beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 1 | The Age

    ... Bay, were good or very good. Seventy-nine per cent of southern sites, which included Sutherland beaches, lower Georges River, Botany Bay and Port Hacking were ranked good or very good.

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  12. Secret deal hands independents mayoralty at Parramatta councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... won the top job at Lane Cove council. Former state minister, Labor's Kevin Greene was elected mayor of the new Georges River council.

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  13. History of St. George River is topic of talk Oct. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Capital Weekly

    The Appleton Historical Society meets Monday, Oct. 2, at 7 p.m. at 2916 Sennebec Road to hear a talk by Annette Naegel of Georges River Land Trust on the human history of the St. George River.

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  14. Harbourside rent overhaul delivers relief for Point Piper, pain for PananiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | The Age

    ... following questions from the state opposition show that rents collected from houses in regions along Georges River and to its south, including suburbs such as Panania, Peakhurst and Oatley, have increased. "How come Point Piper and Pittwater ...

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  15. Holdsworthy's German concentration campRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Fairfield City Champion

    ... its centenary on October 20. The tour group also visited the remnants of the old rail bridge across the Georges River, which transported WWI ordnance, ammunition, stores, cavalry and artillery horses, military equipment and personnel back and forth ...

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  16. Free chainsaw workshop offered for all skill levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... who oversees the Northeast Master Logger Certification program, and Brent West, Stewardship Program manager of Georges River Land Trust. There will be a novice/intermediate group and an advanced group, to be selected at registration. Chainsaw ...

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  17. Absolutely ridiculous scare tactics used by anti-gay lobbyists in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Metro UK News

    ... which shows a young girl hiding her eyes from gay couples pictured around her, has been distributed in the Georges River, Bayside, Canterbury-Bankstown and Strathfield, according to The Sydney Morning Herald. Above the picture is a caption which ...

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  18. Pamphlet claims children 'will have homosexual lessons'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... depicts a young girl shielding her eyes from gay couples pictured around her, have been distributed in the Georges River, Bayside, Canterbury-Bankstown and Strathfield, according to The Sydney Morning Herald . 'Do not vote Labour' is scrawled above ...

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  19. Ex-Liberal mayor Con Hindi to face court on assault matter following election winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    A controversial former Liberal Mayor and winning candidate in the weekend's council elections will be in court in November over an alleged assault that occurred two days before the poll. Con Hindi, a 55-year-old property developer and former mayor of Hurstville, will now face court just weeks after being sworn into the new Georges River Council, following an incident last Thursday afternoon at a pre-poll station.

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  20. Orange breaks 28-year grand final drought with huge state title showingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | Central Western Daily

    ... thumping Penrith 22-3 to remain undefeated. The side finished the opening day with a gritty 6-2 victory over Georges River, Jack Besgrove and Sam McNaughton's strong, consistent pitching was a key in the victory as was the tidy work Orange dished up ...

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