November 2012 – The Glebe Society

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NSW Infrastructure Report – our submission Nov 2012

NSW Infrastructure Report – our submission Nov 2012

Posted on 28th November 2012

Infrastructure NSW PO Box R220 Royal Exchange NSW 1225      The State Infrastructure Strategy Report “ First Things First ”     We refer to this Report which was released on 3 October. The Glebe Society appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Report. These comments were prepared by its Transport and Traffic Subcommittee […]  Read more »

Environment Policy 2012

Environment Policy 2012

Posted on 28th November 2012

The Glebe Society Inc Environment Policy     The Constitution of the Glebe Society includes amongst its objects:   a) to improve the amenity of Glebe by: vi) making Glebe a cleaner and healthier environment b) to preserve and enhance the natural and architectural character of Glebe   In keeping with these objects, the Glebe […]  Read more »

Super Yacht Marina – Glebe Society’s submission Nov 2012

Super Yacht Marina – Glebe Society’s submission Nov 2012

Posted on 27th November 2012

The Glebe Society has sent the following submission regards the proposed Super Yacht Marina.  Click here to read the submission.  Read more »

Glebe Society Christmas Party – 7th December

Glebe Society Christmas Party – 7th December

Posted on 10th November 2012

Join us for the 2012 Glebe Society Christmas Party. This year’s Party will be held at the new St Barnabas Church (Barney’s), Mountain Street, Broadway. The Upper Foyer is a beautiful architect designed venue, part of the new Barneys created on the site of the church building destroyed by fire in 2006.   Read more »

November 2012

November 2012

Posted on 10th November 2012

In November 2012 I posted the following documents: Local residents of Glebe, especially those near Blackwattle Bay, fear that the proposed Rozelle Bay Super Yacht Marina will harm them in many ways. Read their flyer here. Following the campaign of Glebe residents, the SMH published the following article which you can read here. The Glebe […]  Read more »

Bernard Smith – Symposium & Wake – 9th November

Bernard Smith – Symposium & Wake – 9th November

Posted on 5th November 2012

Bernard Smith was one of the founders of The Glebe Society in 1969. He and his wife Kate were responsible for the definitive book on Glebe heritage – “The Architectural Character of Glebe”. He was an eminent art historian, writer, professor of fine arts at the University of Sydney, and a beloved member of the Glebe Society. We invite all members and non-members to attend an event to celebrate Bernard and Kate Smith’s contribution to ensuring the continued existence of Glebe in face of the threat to bulldoze us out of existence in favour of a free-way.   Read more »