Artwork by Sydney Long “Reflections, MacDonald River” c1926

Sydney LONG Australia 1871 – London 1955 England, Europe 1910-21; Australia 1921- 22; England 1922-25; Australia 1925-52; England from 1952 Reflections, McDonald River c.1926 oil on canvas 56.3 (h) x 76.7 (w) cm signed ‘SYDNEY LONG’ lower right Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, purchased 1931 ‘As soon as I come back to Australia, I feel that this is where I belong as a painter; because every ...[Read More]

WF School Fundraising Trivia & Auction Night review!

Hi all, What a fantastic night the trivia was. 60 locals and friends packed the community centre for another Wisemans Ferry Public School Parents & Citizens “shindig” and, as always, there was fun and merriment with a little bit of trivia thrown in. And… we raised over $2,500! I would like to say some big “thank you’s” to the people and organisations that made this happen. To Liz, Elizabeth, B ...[Read More]

Local friend home from Mates4Mates Kokoda Trek

Mark Nowakowski is a friend and neighbour of mine, who is to his family a super dad and hubbie.  He’s not one to stand in the limelight, but I wanted you all to know about a most memorable and life changing adventure he has just returned from but before you hear about the end you need to hear where it starts ….. With what seemed like a very weighted down backpack on his back, I would s ...[Read More]

Meeting Re: Laughtondale Gully Rd closure!

INVITATION TO ALL RESIDENTS IN SINGLETON ROAD & WISEMANS FERRY RE:  THE CLOSURE OF LAUGHTONDALE GULLY ROAD, LAUGHTONDALE. THIS AFFECTS US ALL !!!!!!! You are invited to attend a meeting on Sunday, 9th October, 2016 at 9.30am at Ford’s Farm, 1275 Singleton Road, Laughtondale, to meet with our federal Member for Berowra Mr. Julian Leeser who wishes to discuss with residents the closure of ...[Read More]