Our Towns and Villages

Historic Richmond Park

Pugh's Lagoon

Kurrajong Village

Bilpin Post Office, the heart of apple country.

Bilpin apples harvested the new way.

A work-horse of yester year guards the apple orchard.

Morton Bay Fig tree at Comleroy, more than 100 years old.

Approach to North Richmond main street.

North Richmond shops.

Our Ham Common.

Flying school established here in 1912.

RAAF Base Richmond, established in 1923 as an operational air force base.

The RAAF base is a major tourist attraction in the area.

New regional children's playground at Ham Common

'Fat Albert' at Ham Common

Corn in Yarramundi Lane.  The vegetable farmers of the Hawkesbury provide a large portion of Sydney's food and produce.

Vegetable furrows in Yarramundi Lane.  The Hawkesbury was the food bowl of the early colony NSW.

New Yarramundi Bridge

Turf farm at Windsor.   A major income producer for the Hawkesbury is the turf farm industry along the river flats (threatened by outbreaks of Alligator weed).

The spire of St Matthews, built by convicts in the early 1900s as a multi-denominational place of worship.

Old Hospital building, refurbished.

New Hawkesbury Hospital.

Macquarie Street Windsor; our new boulevard??

Thomson's Square, Australia's oldest town square, a popular venue on a sunny day for local residents and tourists alike.

Windsor Bridge, gateway to history.

       Jim Anderson Bridge - more such high level bridges needed.
     Historic Richmond Park - in bloom - how good does it get?
    Historic Richmond Park - in bloom - how good does it get?
    MacQuade Park Windsor - just magnificent and a sight to behold.
    MacQuade Park Windsor - just magnificent and a sight to behold.
    Hawkesbury Valley Way
    George St, Windsor.

    Macquarie St, Windsor - Windsor Master Plan has BIG ideas for this   important st.

    Regional Gallery and Library - great community facilities
   Hawkesbury Community Radio Station, Windsor.
   Historic Windsor Mall - simply the best.
    Historic Windsor Mall - simply the best.
    Historic Windsor Mall - simply the best.
    Historic Windsor Mall - simply the best.
    Regional Museum, Windsor.
    Historic and vibrant Thompson Square, Windsor.
     Historic and vibrant Thompson Square, Windsor.
    Historic Macquarie Arms, Windsor.
    Our Hercs over Windsor - returning home.
    The Home of the Hercs - RAAF Base Richmond.
   
 
   
 
   
   
   
   
        Wilberforce Shop - a great community asset

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       Woodlands Sporting complex - a great community facility in need  of "help"

 

                             

    The Mighty Hawkesbury FIRST Team - Group H for Hawkesbury.

Preserve the rich heritage in our towns and villages and farmlands WHILST promoting local jobs and encouraging a dynamic community by RESPONSIBLE, BALANCED development.


For More Information Contact:

Independent Hawkesbury FIRST
199 Springwood Road, Yarramundi, NSW 2753
Tel: 02 4776 1611
FAX: 02 4776 2209
Internet: info@hawkesburyfirst.com

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