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Self Guided Illustrated Historical Walks

Each book in this series is a self guided historical walk through Annandale. Each walk explores the people and construction of Annandale. Each book covers two decades of Annandales History a hundred years apart. The first book in the series, 1890s Annandale: A Short Walk, covers the 1790s and 1890s.

1890s Annandale A Short Walk second edition Marghanita da Cruz with line drawing of Church with steeple

Federation Annandale A Short Walk Marghanita da Cruz

Annandale's Great War: A Short Walk Second Edition by Marghanita da Cruz with Annandale Viaduct and Soldiers

1920s Annandale A Short Walk  Marghanita da Cruz with line drawing of 1920s Flats

1930s Annandale: A Short Walk by Marghanita da Cruz with line drawing of an Art Deco Pub

1940s Annandale A Short Walk  Marghanita da Cruz with photograph of street with aircraft being towed.

50s Annandale A Short Walk,  Marghanita da Cruz

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Annandale Village Newsagent

113 Johnston St. Annandale

Yai Yoi

89 Booth St. Annandale

The Happen Store

55 Parramatta Road, Annandale

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49 & 191 Glebe Point Rd. Glebe
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Leichhardt Library

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Annandale Streetscape - Tom Worthington

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Annandale Diary

Hunter Baillie Anniversary Service

3.00pm Sunday, 25 February 2018

cnr Johnston and Collins St

Commemorating 129 years since the Hunter Baillie Memorial Presbyterian Church was officially opened on 23 February, 1889.

We are delighted to welcome members of the Sydney University Musical Society choir to sing with us.

Followed by afternoon tea on the lawn. Source: http://www.hunterbaillie.org.au/Events.htm

Chopin - a portrait

Chris Cartner on Piano
Saturday 10th March, 3-4pm
Hunter Baillie, cnr Johnston and Collins Sts

The music of Chopin is personal, dramatic, beautiful and completely human.
This one-hour presentation offers an insight into his life alongside performances of his sublime music for the piano.

Programme to include: Nocturne in B major, op.9 no.3; Polonaise in A, op.40 no.1 “Military”; Scherzo no.3 in C# minor, op.39 and other best-loved works by Chopin.
more and tickets

Loaded Dog Folk Club

Saturday 17 March, 7.40 for 8pm.
Annandale Neighbourhood Centre, 79 Johnston St

Alistair Brown (UK) + Prof. Ian Russell

$20/18, BYO, supper available.
enquiries Sandra (02) 9358 4886, www.theloadeddog.org.au

Phoenix Collective:Charm & Tradition

This concert features Carl Schmidt on piano and Dan Russell on violin. Performing a stunning program of meditative, wholesome, romantic and virtuosic chamber music. Works by PÄRT, MOZART, BRAHMS and FRANCK.

24th March 7pm
Hunter Baille Church cnr Johnston and Collins Streets, Annandale
Tickets and More information at: phoenixcollective.com.au

Three Piece Suite: Northern Lights

By popular demand, we are very pleased to welcome back tenor David Hamilton as our guest in some of the most stirring and haunting Scottish songs. The program will include dances from Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Norway. The lushly romantic String Trio Op 85/2 by Hermann Berens is an important new addition to our repertoire together with shorter works by Erkki Melartin and Edvard Grieg. A veritable musical smorgasbord!

Inner West Sydney - venue to be confirmed
Sunday 25th March 4pm

More at https://tpschambermusic.com/upcoming-concerts

Loaded Dog Folk Club

Saturday 21 April, 7.40 for 8pm.
Annandale Neighbourhood Centre, 79 Johnston St

Bruce Watson + Cathy Rytmeister

$20/18, BYO, supper available.
enquiries Sandra (02) 9358 4886, www.theloadeddog.org.au

Hunter Baillie Memorial Presbyterian Church, National Trust Heritage Day

Sunday 22nd April 2018
12 midday to 4:00pm

Hunter Baillie Memorial Presbyterian Church, cnr Johnston and Collins Sts

Free Organ Recitals at 1pm, 2pm, 3pm by Ralph Lane OAM on recently restored historic Hill and Son Organ; Church History Talks; Devonshire Teas; Sausage Sizzle; Memorabilia Displays; and Annandale History Exhibition

Devonshire Teas and Sausage Sizzle also available

Roger Woodward Recitals

May 5 & 6
cnr Johnston and Collins St

Australian Pianist Roger Woodward will be giving two recitals. Woodward was the patron of the Spring Festival of Music which ran over 20 years at the Hunter Baillie Church.

Robert Ampt on Organ

May 13
cnr Johnston and Collins St

Robert Ampt, the Sydney City Organist will give a recital on the restored 1892 Hill and Son Church Organ

For events and news of the past see Anecdotal History of Annandale

Anecdotal History

Aboriginal Australia | 1770-1823 | 1823-1876 | 1876-1889 | 1890-1900 | 1900-1915 | 1916-1930 | 1931-1938 | 1939-1945 | 1945-1955 | 1956-1969 | 1970-1998 | 1998-2007 | 2008-2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018

2018

Australia Post: Temporary Interruption to Services

Temporary Interruption to Services

Services at the Annandale Post Office were suspended on Tuesday 13 February to remove 300 Pigeons that were nesting in the roof and to deal with cockroaches and spiders that had arrived as a consequence. Essential services were relocated to the Glebe PO Box facility in the non operation Glebe Post Box facility (at the non-operational Glebe Post Office). Services were expected to resume at Annandale on 20 February.

Westconnex M4-M5 Link Impacts on Annandale Information Session

Wednesday 14 February, 6:30pm – 8pm
Petersham Town Hall, 107 Crystal Street, Petersham
Inner West Council Presentation. More information

Loaded Dog Folk Club

Saturday 17th, February, 7.40 for 8pm.
Annandale Neighbourhood Centre, 79 Johnston St

$20/18, BYO, supper available.
enquiries Sandra (02) 9358 4886, www.theloadeddog.org.au

Pink LilyAmaryllis belladonna (Naked Lady Lily) more

damaged bitumenReported 26 Jan 2018

What's on in Annandale(feb 8)

Westconnex Trucks to hit Annandale's Streets
http://ramin.com.au/annandale/#westconFeb8

Westconnex M4-M5 Impacts on Annandale Information Session (Inner West Council)
Wednesday 14 February, 6:30pm – 8pm
Petersham Town Hall, 107 Crystal Street, Petersham
http://ramin.com.au/annandale/#feb14

Loaded Dog Folk Club
Saturday 17th, February, 7.40 for 8pm.
http://ramin.com.au/annandale/#ldFeb17

Glebe Island ­ Multi-User Facility submissions close 28 Feb
https://www.portauthoritynsw.com.au/glebeisland

Hunter Baillie 129th Anniversary Service
3.00pm Sunday, 25 February 2018
http://ramin.com.au/annandale/#hbfeb25

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Marghanita da Cruz
Editor Annandale on the Web
http://ramin.com.au/annandale
Telephone: 0414-869202
Email: marghanita@ramin.com.au

Video: Tide coming in on Johnston's Creek between the Crescent and Sewerage Aqueduct at 9.40am

yellow earth mover on brick viaduct over creekCleaning the Light Rail Tracks, Viaduct, Annandale, 5 Jan 2018 about 9.50am

concreted creekJohnston's Creek, from truss footbridge, Annandale, 5 Jan 2018 above about 9.50am and below at 19.56concreted creek

mangroves at high tideTide in and out on Mangroves on Rozelle Bay, Annandale, 5 Jan 2018 about 9.55am(above) and 19:51 (below)

mangroves at low tide Annandale, 5 Jan 2018

bay, with creek openingMouth Johnston's Creek with Wind Turbine, Annandale, 5 Jan 2018 at 19:52

bay, with creek openingMouth Johnston's Creek with Wind Turbine, Annandale, 5 Jan 2018 about 9.55am

bay, with creek openingClose up of Mouth Johnston's Creek with Wind Turbine, Annandale, 5 Jan 2018 at 19:52

two people cycling on empty roadCyclists Railway Parade, Annandale, 5 Jan 2018

channel with waterWhite's Creek, just north of Brennan Street Bridge, Annandale, 5 Jan 2018 about 10.15am

street art of a woman with glass of wineBignell Lane, Annandale (formerly Camperdown), 29 Nov

Westconnex

Bignell Lane is destined for destruction to make way for a construction site for Westconnex. There were 13,000 submissions on the M4-M5 Link EIS from the public, government agencies and councils. The department of planning is assessing the submissions.

Buruwan Park at the Rozelle Bay Light Rail Stop and another pocket of Green Space on the Crescent are also being acquired by RMS to construct Westconnex. See letters to Inner West Council: Buruwan Park and Lot 10 in Deposited Plan 261985

large fluffy kingfisher birdBaby Kookaburra banks of White's Creek Annandale, 5 Jan 2018

turtle with moss on its backTurtle, White's Creek Wetlands, 5 Jan 2018

Video of another Turtle

Sale 50% offYai Yoi, 89 Booth Street, Sale, 5 Jan 2018

wooden Young St namesign & metal Wisdom St signYoung and Wisdom Streetsigns, Annandale, 5 Jan 2018

STAY ACTIVE in December + January
Drop in free creative wellbeing workshops for adults
STRESS LESS offering the community a space to relaz.
Back Hall, Annandale Community Centre
79 Johnston Street Annandale...

STAY ACTIVE in December + January

Drop in free creative wellbeing workshops for adults STRESS LESS offering the community a space to relaz. Back Hall, Annandale Community Centre 79 Johnston Street Annandale

More info: 93925043 or gabrielle.higgins@innerwest.nsw.gov.au