A Wet August

August of this year, not only being the last winter month, also brought some long overdue and welcome rain to the Mount Annan and Sydney basin area. The first half of the month was moisture free, but on the 18th August over 1/10 of the year’s rainfall to date fell (78mm). This ended up being around half […]

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Local Photo Gallery

As we all know, the local area is beautiful in every season of the year. What better way to record and share with everyone than great photos on this website (and our facebook page). To start things off, here is a photo taken on Saturday morning just after sunset at Lake Sedgwick, Australian Botanical Gardens, Mount […]

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2013 Jet Black 24 hour MTB pictures – Mount Annan Botanical Gardens

For info on this year’s event, check out our this post! The weather couldn’t of been better for the start of the Jet Black 24 hour mountain bike race at the Mount Annan botanical gardens today. Such a contrast to last year where the  temperature was in excess of 40 degrees, all the teams and […]

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Mount Annan Christmas Lights

Bookmark this page for the the latest news on Christmas light displays in Mount Annan . Follow us on Twitter also! @mountannan (Last updated )   Each year probably the best street overall to view Christmas Lights is The Rapids which has won awards in previous years : But that is not to say that there […]

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Torrential Rain Hits The Macarthur Region Causing Localised Flooding

Some wild weather has hit the local area over the last 24-36 hours. From storms yesterday evening with spectacular lightning (see above photo) to torrential rain this afternoon, it’s fair to say the lawns and gardens around the Macarthur region got a decent watering. I must admit that we needed the rain given the very […]

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