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News from the Kissing Point Progress Association

KPPA AGM 30th July 2018

The Kissing Point Progress Association (KPPA) AGM is on for 2018. The AGM is a great opportunity for South Turramurra residents to get together and have their say on local issues that interest you. The AGM has the re-election of the Office Bearers and all paying members are welcome to put themselves forward for any of the positions on the executive. The AGM is an opportune time to see what the KPP...
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Canoon Rd Netball Lights before Council 24 July 2018

Update 25/7/2018 Disappointing news, Ku-ring-gai Council on 24/7/2018 voted in favour (7 votes to 2) of extending netball under lights at Canoon Rd from 2 to 4 nights per week – Monday to Thursday. There were 7 KNA speakers in favour and 4 residents against. Given there is only 1 night for games (U9s) and the other 3 nights for training there will be very little relief from Saturday netball...
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Yoga Classes in South Turramurra

Yoga classes started in South Turramurra on 4th May 2018 at the St Andrews Uniting Church corner of Chisholm and Vernon St South Turramurra. Classes are held Fridays 9:15am - 10:30am. Improve flexibility and health Create calm in mind and body Classes include breathing practices, stretching and postures Beginners to intermediate The classes are held in a quiet and very spacious...
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Have your say on Pacific Hwy Clearway

The RMS is seeking feedback on proposed permanent clearways on the Pacific Highway between Pennant Hills Road Wahroonga and Mona Vale Road Pymble. If they come into effect, the clearways would operate along the highway between 6am and 7pm on weekdays in both directions and between 9am and 6pm on weekends. Comments accepted until 21 May. Go to the RMS web site for more information.
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Council Votes to Undertake Studies for Canoon Rd Netball Lights

Good news for South Turramurra residents and other stakeholders with Councillor Jeff Pettett’s Notice of Motion regarding the Canoon Rd Recreation Area being successful at the Council meeting on 13th March 2018. Councillor Pettett’s Motion requires Council to make an informed decision about netball lighting by ensuring that appropriate traffic and environmental assessments are undertaken. This is ...
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Canoon Rd Netball Notice of Motion 13 March 2018

Ku-ring-gai Councillor Pettett (Comenarra Ward) is putting forward a Notice of Motion concerning the Canoon Rd Netball Courts at the Council meeting on Tuesday 13th March 2018. Councillor Pettett’s Notice of Motion is to remove Action Plan 39 from the Canoon Rd Recreation Area Plan of Management (PoM). This will remove the option to allow Netball under lights on week-nights entirely from the Po...
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STEP is a community-based environmental organisation with over 400 members from Ku-ring-gai, Hornsby and surrounding suburbs. Their primary aim is to work for the conservation of bushland in northern Sydney. If the local environment is of interest you are encouraged to head to their web site or Facebook page and take a look. STEP has a wealth of information on bushland parks and reserves in ou...
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KPPA Facebook Page

The KPPA now has a Facebook page. If you want alerts on local issues, alerts on Ku-ring-gai Council actions  or just want posts on general local events and news follow the KPPA Facebook page, it's a great way to keep in touch with the local community. KPPA Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/kppalocal/ A link to the KPPA Facebook page is always displayed in the top right of the web s...
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Trading Hours for South Turramurra Shops Over Christmas & New Year

Here are the trading hours for the South Turramurra shops over the Christmas and New Year break. Golden Bakehouse Christmas Eve 6:00am to 6:00pm Christmas Day 6:00am to 4:00pm Boxing Day 6:00am to 4:00pm New Years Day 6:00am to 4:00pm Post Office To be advised Creative Gourmet Pizza Cafe Closed from 24th Dec 2017 to 8th Jan 2018 Headlines Hair Salon To be a...
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Canoon Rd Netball Public Exhibition closes 15th Jan 2018

Ku-ring-gai Council proposes to dramatically expand netball capacity at the Canoon Rd Recreation Area netball facility in South Turramurra that will significantly increase weeknight traffic congestion. If you have concerns for traffic and/or environmental impacts from this development in our local area please send a submission to Ku-ring-gai Municipal Council (KMC). The alternative is to accept th...
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