Archive for August, 2009

Alex Hotel set for sale

Monday, August 17th, 2009

The Sydney Morning Herald, in an article about declining pub valuations, reveals the Alex is expected to sell for $2.3million. This is substantially lower than the $4.9m for which it last changed hands. No mention of who the new owners may be.

Leura Mormon Chapel Architecture

Friday, August 7th, 2009

I saw a nice post on the architecture of the Leura Church of Latter Day Saints chapel. Worth a read if you have been curious about this striking building.

Church of Latter Day Saints Chapel in Leura

Church of Latter Day Saints Chapel in Leura

Katoomba Garage Sale

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009

Garage Sale in Katoomba with all items from the house to be sold – perfect for first home starters!


Date: 8/8/09 @ 8am to 4pm (approx)

Address: 45 Minni HaHa Rd, Katoomba

Contact: Lisa  – 0423 520 365


Some items include


  • Car – Mazda 121 Metro 2000 Man. with 117,000km
  • Fridge
  • Lounge Suite
  • Washing Machine (5KG)
  • Microwave
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Small round wooden dining table with 4 chairs
  • Books & Magazines
  • CDs, DVDs & records etc
  • Linen
  • Kitchen Items (pots, pans, tupperware, cutlery, crockery, glasses, mugs etc etc)
  • BricaBrac (ornamants, crystal, vases, lamps, etc)
  • Jewellery
  • Pictures, canvas and photo frames