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WISEMANS FERRY MEN’S SHED

WISEMANS FERRY MEN’S SHED

We are well and truly into the new year and after a well-earned break our members are back ready to tackle another exciting year. Hopefully we will be in our very own shed before the end of the year.  Our members are already busy sawing, sanding and turning timbers into items ready for sale at various market stalls, the first being the Easter Markets at the Wisemans Ferry Bowling Club on Easter Sa ...[Read More]

Maroota Football “Soccer” Club

Too often we have to travel at least an hour for our children to participate in a “Team Sport” so this opportunity would be fantastic if it came to fruition.  Read this little article in the Living Heritage March edition… Expressions of interest…  There is a new soccer federation, Sydney Hills Football, that will be running a competition in the Hills area next year. They wo ...[Read More]

Anzac Day

Anzac Day

ANZAC DAY CEREMONY, MONDAY 25TH APRIL DAWN SERVICE: Supporters are asked to gather at the Cenotaph at 5.15am for a 5.30am start. Following the service, supporters are invited to partake in a light “Gunfire Breakfast” at the Bowling Club. 11AM MARCH AND CEREMONY March form up venue: Front of the Wisemans Ferry Police Station. Supporters are asked to gather/form up at 10.45am for an 11.0 ...[Read More]

The Ferries at Wisemans Ferry and Webbs Creek

wisemans ferry

FERRY AT WISEMANS FERRY (Old Northern Road) This ferry is one of two cable ferry crossings in the community of Wisemans Ferry, the other being Webbs Creek Ferry, which crosses the Hawkesbury River to a point upstream of the confluence with the Macdonald River. The crossing is 366 metres (1,201 ft) in length and takes approximately 4 minutes. The ferry operates on demand 24 hours a day, 7 days a we ...[Read More]