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Cycleways in Glebe – Not Satisfactory. What Happens Now?

The cycleways in Glebe and Forest Lodge are not satisfactory. The ones we have are disjointed and often put cyclists onto our busiest streets, where the risk of injury is a major concern.  Read more »

New This Month

New This Month

As well as the news, this month has seen a variety of interesting new articles added to our web site.  Read more »

Glebe’s Tram Mural

Congratulations and thank you to mural creator, Kelly Wallwork. With the mural complete – thanks to the inspiration and hard work of the Society’s Janice Challinor.  Read more »

WestConnex Revamp: Camperdown Traffic Portals Abandoned

WestConnex has announced a revamp of the proposed M4-M5 Link.  Read more »

Bidura Redevelopment

On 26 November 2016 the Land and Environment Court handed down a judgment on the Vision Land proposal for the redevelopment of the rear of the Bidura site.   Read more »

Memories of Trams in Glebe Needed

Several people have elected to share their memories of trams in Glebe and to be recorded for the Glebe Society web site. If you or someone you know have stories to tell about trams in Glebe then please contact us at community@glebesociety.org.au  Read more »

Remembrance Day in Glebe 2016

On Friday 11 November, we gathered quietly in mild Spring sunshine around the Glebe Diggers Memorial  Read more »

No WestCONnex Portals Please!

Over 250 Glebe and Forest Lodge residents attended a ‘Stop WestConnex’ meeting on Monday 24 October at Glebe Town Hall which was organised by the Coalition of Glebe Groups.  Read more »

Bays Precinct Community Consultation Award

The Glebe Society’s Bays & Foreshores Convenor, Dr Lesley Lynch, responds to the news that UrbanGrowth NSW has won multiple awards for their community consultation on the Bays Precinct development.  Read more »

Video of the Robyn Kemmis Community Event

In addition to the formal Memorial Service for the late Robyn Kemmis that was held at the Sydney Town Hall in February, a local community event was also held in Glebe at the RJ Foley Rest Park on 1st May. The video is now available for viewing online at the Society’s YouTube channel.  Read more »

President’s Letter to Luke Foley re WestConnex

President’s Letter to Luke Foley re WestConnex

President’s Letter to Luke Foley re WestConnex  Read more »

Kate Brennan’s Address to the Glebe Society AGM

My name is Kate Brennan and I am the Facilitator of the Glebe TreeHouse, a community service supporting families with small children. I was hoping to share with you today some of my insights and dreams working in this community.   Read more »

Tramsheds Restoration: a Ray of Light

It would be hard, in heritage terms, to characterise the last 12 months as anything other than a year of destruction across Sydney. One bright spot, in our own backyard, is the restoration, repurposing and reopening of the Tramsheds at Harold Park, formerly known as the Rozelle Tramway Depot.  Read more »

The Glebe Society’s 47th Annual General Meeting

Held at Glebe Town Hall on Sunday 28 August. the Society’s 47th AGM was well-attended with around 50 members in attendance. Our special guest speaker this year was Kate Brennan, Facilitator of the Glebe TreeHouse, a community service at Glebe Primary School.  Read more »

Outgoing President Reflects on Challenges Ahead

Ted McKeown’s report to the AGM.  Read more »



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