Blacktown Hospital is inviting residents to attend a cancer care forum next Wednesday (October 23), 5pm.
Meet the hospital's project team and clinical staff for updates on the hospital's cancer care centre and see a presentation on its progress and planning with Q&A time.
It will be held in the UWS Clinical School Seminar Room next to Blacktown Hospital.
Refreshments will be served.
RSVP: Lilly Dolenec, 0418 254 231 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oz Day awards
If you admire someone for making a difference then nominate them for a 2014 Australia Day Award.
Mayor Ross Fowler said the nominees should demonstrate excellence in their fields and be role models for the community.
The categories cover citizen of the year, young citizen of the year, sportsperson of the year and community services.
Nominations close on Tuesday, November 12.
Cricket fans can expect an action-packed summer at Rooty Hill's Blacktown International Sportspark.
The venue will host a men's one day match between Tasmania and Western Australia this Saturday (October 19).
From October 30 there will be a Sheffield Shield four-day match between the NSW Blues and Tasmania.