Nelson Mandela Day - 2019
Two events honoured the spirit of Nelson Mandela this July. On Saturday 13 July, the Accidental Gardener's Club joined NORA in landscaping a new bed in Norwood Park. Here is the team:
And then on Sunday 14 July, we painted a section of Orchards Primary School fence - which is now looking as good as new.
Halloween on Grant - 28 October 2018
This year's Halloween on Grant promises to be even better than last year's scarily fantastic event! Dress up in a spooktacular costume, and then bring the whole family to trick or treat at participating stores. Afterwards enjoy a free performance of the Wacky Wizard at The Factory.
Trick or Treating starts at 1pm at The Factory, and ends at 3pm.
The Wacky Wizard show starts at 3pm at The Factory.
Stormwater Issues Public Feedback Meeting - 12 April 2018
The residents of Wards 73 and 74, City of Johannesburg are invited to a public meeting at which feedback will be given on the Storm Water issues and upgrades. We will have representatives of both Joburg Roads Agency and Joburg Development Agency in attendance to give insight into the various issues and to discuss the priorities and interventions.
The details of the meeting are:
JABULA RECREATION CENTRE, CNR. ANNE STREET & ATHLONE AVENUE, SANDRINGHAM
THURSDAY 12TH APRIL 2018 AT 18H00
PLEASE ATTEND THIS IMPORTANT MEETING. PLEASE PASS THIS INVITATION TO YOUR COMMUNITY GROUPS.
For further information:
Eleanor Huggett, Ward 73, 071 785 8068
Dave Fisher, Ward 74, 082 822 6070
We Want a Cleaner Grant Avenue! - 19 November 2017
On Sunday the 19th of November, between 10h00 and 12h00, we want you to join us to clean up Grant Avenue, and to encourage Grant Avenue businesses to take greater pride in our neighbourhood!
A cleaner Grant Avenue will attract more customers who will spend more - clean streets are good for business! In addition to cleaning our high street, we will be handing out pamphlets to business owners requesting that they keep their pavements and gutters clean, don't sweep dirt onto the road, don't put business waste into the municipal dustbins on the road, don't leave business waste in black bags on the street, and confront those who litter!
We meet on the corner of Grant and Nellie.
Gardening in the Park - 04 November 2017
We're giving Norwood Park a little tender loving care this Saturday.
Bring your spade, fork and pruning shears and get a little dirty. Too physical? Then bring us something beautiful - preferably indigenous and water wise - and we'll plant it for you! Too little time to do anything? Then give us a donation towards our efforts!
We meet at Norwood Park, close to the Grant and Henrietta intersection, at 9am on Saturday 4 November.
Halloween on Grant - 29 October 2017
We Want a Cleaner Grant Avenue! - 28 October 2017
Launch of the Short Road Park - 26 October 2017
View the newly created Short Road Park, a part of the City's Paterson Park Precinct plans.
Guests must arrive at 09h30, and RSVP to City Parks is essential - use this mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Love Norwood Day 2017 is a huge success!
Hundreds of residents and visitors came out in warm Spring sunshine to enjoy yummy food, browse arts and crafts, and meet local community organisations.
Our entertainment line-up had the crowd tapping their feet and singing along to Cindy Alter, Jamie-Lee Sexton and The Vast Oddity.
Remove the invaders - 30 July 2017
Posted 11 July 2017
Celebrate the spirit of Nelson Mandela!
On 30 July 2017 from 2pm to 4pm by helping to remove invasive plant species and clean the Orange Grove Spruit in the Gardens Conservancy.
NORA Annual General Meeting - 27 March 2017
Posted 9 March 2017
Residents of Norwood, Orchards, The Gardens and Cheltondale are invited to join their neighbors for the annual NORA AGM.
Get your copy of the Chairmans Report and the Annual Financial Statements on our AGM event page.
CAP supports NORA