FrogHollow - The Website of the FrogHollow Community - Chatswood West, Sydney

This is an OLD (2012 to 2016) home page of FrogHollow website - Still interesting. (NB: there may be out of date info or broken links)

OLD Home pages with Not so Recent events:

OLD (2016-2012) items from home page of FrogHollow website - Still interesting.

(OLD 2016) Important dates & Notes:

Next Holloween — Mon 31 Oct 2016
CFU session — Sun 11 Dec 2016
Xmas Party — Sun 11 Dec 2016

CFU needs members !! Register your interest with Graham Lowry - 9419-3619 , or Peter Taylor - 9419 8804 m: 0419 408 780

Frog Hollow Olympics: Sun 21 Aug 2016 (12:30pm)

Council cleanup for us (Zone 9): is now "At Call" and requires you to contact by Ryde council)

Ticks on animals are a big problem.

There are discussions and information about the proposed amagamation of RYDE with other councils !!!

Please review and contact council Ryde amalgamation article.

Friends of Lane Cove National Park had a National Tree day event designed to help restore and enhance the wild life corridor along the Lane Cove River. It continues the great work that was carried out on previous National Tree days.

It was a good opportunity to learn more about the flora and fauna of LCNP. After the planting Friends of LCNP provided a free sausage sizzle to thank the volunteers.

For more information, call Tony at 0407 194 664. Click here for report and photos from the July 2012 event

November 2012 newsletter, a great summary of what's happening OPEN LEAFLET

Safe Driving Leaflet

With numerous P-Plate and Learner drivers in the area at the moment the Frog Hollow Residents Committee thought it would be good to REMIND EVERYONE of the areas where we all need to be careful. OPEN FLYER

Recently installed gate near the top of Quebec Rd is on a narrow strip of Council land below the Crem. The gate is to control access to an Energy Australia easement on Ryde Council land that is not part of Lane Cove National Park (LCNP).

Information about the keeping of domestic pets is available at many places, including this page on the Ryde Council website .

Quick access to current Bush Fire preparation documents, a great summary of what to do. 1) Fire Preparation Fact Sheet - 1 page and 2) Bushfire Survival plan - 24 page (A good document to review and even work through with the older kids)

Fairyland Leaflet

History, Heritage and Ecology of this unique area Produced by Friends of Lane Cove National Park with assistance from Sydney Metropolitan Catchment Management Authority and The Australian Government’s "Caring for 0ur Country Program" OPEN LEAFLET

Friends of Lane Cove National Park Tree Day event — 28 July 2013 - at the far end of River Avenue

Recent Event - Wed 31 Oct 2012 = Frog Holloween

Recent Event - Hazard Reduction Burn on Friday 14/Sept/2012 by NPWS and Fire & Rescue NSW

Recent Event - 29 July 2012 = Tree Planting , Sausage Sizzle and a game of soccer.

Recent Event - Successful Pre-Olympic & Family Games day — Sunday 22 April 2012

Recycling partner - Planet Green

In Aug 2011 during the Ryde Council Waste Collection we again had the support of a local, highly advanced E-Waste recycling company PLANET GREEN ( They accepted for free 6 TVs, 2 Monitors and 2 printers for reccycling (transported by Nicholas and Simon)

Planet Green specialise in keeping TVs and Computers out of landfill and will extract all they can. They will be supporting our community by doing a FREE BULK COLLECTION from outside Simon's house (5 Lobelia St). Either drop your TV and computer bits there or just on your kerbside and we will try and get around and gather it together on Sunday sometime. Remember this is only for COMPUTER, CRT and TV items.

Looking for more recycling and waste info? Click here

The Lane Cove National Park and friends had a succesful Frog Hollow planting day and Sausage sizzle with more than 40 people.

If you are interested in more info contact Tony on 0407-194-664

Not so Recent 2009-2010 Updates:

Local Business Directory

Check out the entries in the directory of local businesses and services on the FrogHollow site. Email if you would like to be listed.

Keep an eye on the Noticeboard for updates on neighbourhood news and links to these other helpful sites.

If you have questions or suggestions please contact the webmaster. Remember that this is your website. If you have favourite photos of the area or from an event, or you are a resident with your own web site you would like us to link to, then let us know.

Apologies — Website updates are sometimes delayed so some elements may not be current. Please check dates on things. (eg CFU dates) We will get to it but if you have a specific update or suggestion contact the webmaster directly. (Nov 2015 - Email Simon Lelli directly.)


TV, computers and Monitors
Fire Feb 2011
Planting Day Mar 2009

Frog Hollow events are generously supported by

Quintessential Food & Liquor Market Quintessential Food & Liquor Market

3 Millwood Ave, Chatswood, NSW


Planet Green Recycling PLANET GREEN (

47 Epping Road, North Ryde - 1300 741 044


Whitefire WHITEFIRE Grill and Bar (

213 Delhi Road, Chatswood West, 8097 0280