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Peninsula Park Campaign – Wentworth Point Community

Please support the Peninsula Park campaign – write to the Planning Minister today. See instructions in the link. It will automatically generate an email for you, or you can copy and paste to write a letter to post.

http://wentworthpointcommunity.org/local-information/peninsula-park-campaign/

Peninsula Park Campaign – Wentworth Point Community

Peninsula Park Campaign In 2013/14, the State Government announced a number of Urban Activation Precincts (UAP) across Sydney which would be areas of high density. The RMS land at the northern end of Wentworth Point was designated as a UAP. The number of apartments in this area was significantly inc…

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Wentworth Point residents demand light rail project be fast tracked

It’s a big week for WP … the ball last night and our advocacy efforts continue with a story about the light rail and our rally this morning for the Peninsula Park.

Wentworth Point residents demand light rail project be fast tracked

Residents are demanding the fast-tracking of the Parramatta light rail, saying they are currently stuck in a ‘transport black hole,’ and call the 2025 finish time unacceptable.

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Donation

Thanks to all who attended the WP Ball 2018!

A great night was had, with plenty of laughter, food and dancing.

Lots of people joined in on the auctions and we’ll let you know the amount raised soon. You can still contribute via our donation link here: https://admin.galabid.com/auction/wpball/item/144320

Annabelle gave us a moving story how Women’s Community Shelters can transform the lives of women and children affected by domestic violence.

There’s a photo album on our page where we will upload photos. The photo booth photos will follow over the next day or so.

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Donation

Maybe you can’t attend the ball, but still care about our fabulous cause to establish a Women’s Community Shelter in our area … you can donate!
Click on the link below to make your donation.
Thank You!

Donation

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WP Dining

Do you eat in The Piazza. Check out the WP Dining Pack in our silent auction … $100 vouchers at Concerto and On Point. Current bid is $50.
Auction finishes at 10pm.
You can bid, even if you’re not attending the Ball. Click on the link.

WP Dining

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This picture is from a presentation to the WP Urban Activation Precinct Communit…

This picture is from a presentation to the WP Urban Activation Precinct Community Reference Group back in 2014. It shows the location and design of the Peninsula Park for WP.

Nothing has happened.

Come along to Sunday’s rally. End of Burroway Rd, adjacent to where the park should be. 11am – noon.

Everyone is encouraged to attend to get our message across that we want the park!



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Wentworth Point Ball 2017

Unfortunately, we’ve had 2 couples advise they are unable to attend the ball tomorrow night. So, we have 2 x 2 tickets available … tix are paid for. We’ll give 2 tickets each to the next two bids in the silent auction.

Check out the options here. They include holidays, paintings, 12 months internet, photo packages, dining vouchers, and more!

Post here when you’ve bid so we can contact you.

Wentworth Point Ball 2017

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12 month Platinum Health Club Membership @ SOP

Snatch a bargain with Platinum Health Club Membership @ SOP Aquatic Centre Health Club. Value is $1760. Current bid is $280.
Up for grabs in our silent auction …

12 month Platinum Health Club Membership @ SOP

Membership to the Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre Health Club doesn’t just stop at access to state of the art facilities and exciting group exercise classes. Our professional staff provide ongoing support and personal attention of the highest level. This includes a thorough fitness assessment a…

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Increased traffic to Sydney Olympic Park this Saturday 21 October. Over 80,000 …

Increased traffic to Sydney Olympic Park this Saturday 21 October.

Over 80,000 people will come to attend multiple big events in the Park including Monster Jam, The Chainsmokers and Cirque du Soleil.

There will be an increase in both pedestrian and road traffic at Sydney Olympic Park. The car parks are expected to fill. Where possible, take advantage of the increased public transport services to avoid traffic congestion.

Road closures will also be in place to accommodate increased public transport and increased pedestrian activity. Remember to visit the Sydney Olympic Park road closure map to view road closures.

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Supporting everyday mobility needs in Parramatta.

The research project (about supporting people 50 and over and their transport independence in culturally diverse settings) needs support from the local communities of Newington to recruit the focus group participants for this research.

If the people are 50 and over and live in Carlingford, Newington, Sydney Olympic Park or Wentworth Point, they are eligible to participate into the focus group held in the early November. At present, there is need to recruit the participants with Mandarin, Cantonese and Korean backgrounds for the focus group. As a thank those who participated it will be given a $30 Eftpos card to cover transport costs.

The online survey has already been activated, and the link to this survey is: https://tinyurl.com/MobilityResearch

This research project is run by Parramatta Council, Business School of SydneyUni, and UTS.

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