b'Letterfrom the editor CALL 02 4757 4230I ts time to get out and about with your new edition of Blue Mountainswww.wentworthfallspots.com.auLife, bursting with spring style to see you through to Melbourne Cup and beyond!Be inspired by the huge range of gardens and horticulture on offer,OVER 10,000 POTS IN STOCKincluding the Orange Botanic Gardens fascinating journey from practical roots to community garden. In Kurrajong we take a look at Paul and Lesley Hulberts sustainable practices at Gibsons Gully.In Rockley we visit John and Patricia Butterworths Northolme and get Katoombas Endarley. f inding workers for many businesses in regional NSW can beFrom Atlantis GRC Lightweight Terrazzoa glimpse of life within a heritage-listed property. Annouchka and Giles Auty share their stunning interior and its European roots within difficult.So it was good to see two local councils try to boost their status Explore the fascinating flood history of the Hawkesbury Rtivo those living in Ser and itsydney of the benefits of moving west.Bathurst Council held a Jobs Expo in which more than 60 impact on settlers; Meet Janet Mays, Blue Mountains resident on a journey exhibitors, employers and education/training providers wereAvailable to put more focus on local services; Go underground with Raebecvailable tca Lo meewis as et first hand. In Many opular event is for people who are seeking a career change,$699.95she sheds light on Jenolans female explorers; and get the loThe pw-down on dryShapeslooking for a job or wishing to learn new skills. It will enable them to stone walling with Master Waller Graham Hawke of Orange.explore their options, ask for guidance and gain inspiration.Its Oyster season and Chef Richard Moon has been on the HaIts vital thawkesburt councils cyontinue this work if they are to support their to see first-hand the recovery of our regions favourite, with tastlocal businey wsseays.s Orange Council revealed that it hosted 15 sporting championships to serve-up this culinary delight. Spring during the last twelve months, at a cost of about $83,500.Carnival is the flavour of our FThey eashion stimated that the flow-on impact to local businesses is worth Feature, and Outdoor Living is bound t$5.2 million dollars.oCast Iron Fountains New Atlantis SpaAnimal StatuesAnd those businesses need employees to service the influx of inspire you into a garden makeover. No tourists.excuses, Spring has sprung!Lets hope that more and more councils continue to promote theirFrom Fromregion and boost the local economy of regional NSW. $29.95 $29.95Editor:Vanessa Mace The Olde Block Factory GalleryVanessa MaceEditor in ChiefDAVID HILLPHOTOJOURNALIST And Showroom Premium Glazed PotsLightweight PotsDavid has been a professional photographer for 30 years and lovesUnique OUTWORX Render ArtJustJust capturing surrounding life. His work canand Giftware ArrivedArrivedbe explored further atLocal artists exhibiting Monthly www.deephill.com.au, Deep Hill Fine Art Media 0422 140 528.ELLEN HILLJOURNALIST Stonelite pots - sandstone,Rust GRCconcrete & charcoalA newspaper and magazine journalistwww.wentworthfallspots.com.aufor 15 years, Ellen loves meeting new people (past and present) and re-tellingOpen 5 Days | Wednesday to Sunday 9am-5pmtheir stories. She is also one half of DeepCnr Great Western Highway & Tablelands RdHill Fine Art Media with photojournalistWentworth Falls 2782 husband David.JACKIE COLLINSACCOUNT MANAGERJackies background in graphic art andServing Devonshire Teas and homemade refreshmentscommercial printing, combined with aOpen Friday to Sun daydecade of sales experience in community newspapers, gives her a solid record714 Great Western Highway, Faulconbridge 2776of creative achievement in the highlyTel: (02) 47514888competitive world of print media.OCT_NOV10.indd 15 23/09/2010 9:42:51 AM'