Arcadia Galston Residents Association

Thank you to all the residents that got involved in the Festival of the Scarecrows in 2021. See below compilation of the entries.

Well done everyone!

Welcome to AGRA…..

AGRA was established in 1996 with the aim to preserve, promote & further develop the historical, social, cultural & environmental features of the geographical area within postcode 2159.

We celebrate, advocate & collaborate for our community.

AGRA is a volunteer-led, Not For Profit (NFP) association with the community’s interests at the forefront of its objectives.

Objectives of AGRA include:

  • providing a forum to reflect and express local wishes & views;
  • to be concerned with preserving & promoting desirable historical, social, environmental, and cultural features of postcode 2159;
  • develop, encourage and enhance the sense of community;
  • initiate, conduct, promote, sponsor purposeful activities/projects that are inclusive;
  • act, at all times, on behalf of and in the interest of, the community;
  • affiliate and otherwise liaise with others;
  • advance the operations and activities of the association;
  • have regard to the public interest in the association’s operations;  and
  • undertake, and/or do all such things or activities which are necessary, incidental or conducive to the advancement of the association’s objectives.

Other activities include:

  • Formal submissions to Hornsby Council including letters, reports and requests regarding local issues
  • Organisation and support for change in a variety of forms

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