Christmas & New Year Office Closing

Our Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury offices at 4 Park Avenue, Gordon, have now closed for the Christmas and New Year festive season break. They will reopen at 9am on Monday January 8. Our Way2Wellness 1300 120

2017 Christmas Hamper Appeal Thank You

Congratulations to Jane and Bev and our hamper assemblers and deliverers, and to all our wonderful supporters who contributed donations of cash and produce to this year’s appeal.   Making a difference to families doing it

2018 Bobbin Head Cycle Classic

The 7th annual Bobbin Head Cycle Classic fundraising cycle ride event – affectionately known as ‘The Bobbo’ – will take place on Sunday March 25 2018. . About the event Full details of the event can

2018 Chatswood Giant Book Fair

It’s on again! Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury’s immensely popular Chatswood Giant Book Fair returns to The Civic Pavilion at The Concourse, Chatswood, for two value-packed days on Saturday and Sunday February 3rd and 4th, 8am to

And Go For Broke, They Did!

On Saturday, 23 September, 70 registered riders participated in the ‘Go For Broke’ 180-km bike ride, from Berowra at the north end of our Harbour to Hawkesbury area to Broke in The Hunter Valley. . Ride

Reminder: December 2-3 $2 Book Sale

Less than three weeks to go till our annual $2 Book Sale… Our Lindfield Book Depot’s annual clearance of overstocked books has become quite an institution. On a gorgeous sunny early December day, underneath the leafy


“It’s all just too much…” Ever hear yourself saying that? It may be time to call Way2Wellness on 1300 120 446. Knowing when to take action Stress and anxiety – in small amounts – are a

Accidental Counsellor 2018 Booking Now Open

  The full schedule of Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury’s 2018 presentations of the 4-hour Accidental Counsellor workshop is now out. All take place at our Gordon centre. Accidental Counsellor focuses on the core skills necessary to

2017 AGM

Congratulations to all our team-members who were recognised with service certificates at the Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury Annual General Meeting on Friday evening. We are lucky to have an amazing team of dedicated, generous and talented

2017 Annual Report Now Available

Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury’s 2017 Annual Report is now published and available to download or read online. A digital copy of our report is also being emailed to all staff, volunteers and supporters on our mailing

Managing Your Mood – Register Now, Start Soon

Struggling with distressing feelings and thoughts? Experiencing symptoms of anxiety and depression? Want to know how to better manage your feelings and your relationships?   We now have places available on the following four currently-running 16-week

Oakhill College Book Fair Success

Congratulations to all concerned on a wonderful record-breaking two days of books, family fun and fundraising, at Oakhill College, Castle Hill, this weekend just passed …  And a huge thank you to the local Castle Hill

Lifeline H2H Accelerates Expansion of Corporate Training

In the last month Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury has added a further two training programs – ‘Mental Health Awareness For Industry’ and ‘Domestic Violence Awareness For Corporates’ – to the range of corporate training modules and services it

Thank You, Our Gala Ball Sponsors!

A big thank you to all our wonderful  Sapphire Gala Ball sponsors, without whose incredible support – prizes, gifts, auction items, helping hands, numerous services, and of course financial support  – our record-smashing 2017 Sapphire Gala

Oct 7 & Nov 7 Accidental Counsellor Sessions

There are still places available for our upcoming Lifeline H2H ‘Accidental Counsellor’ workshops, which will be taking place at our Gordon offices on Saturday morning, 7 October, (9am – 1pm), and Tuesday afternoon, 7 November (1pm

New FREE Gambling Help Support Group

Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury’s next FREE Gambling Help support group starts on October 11 and will run 6.30-8.30pm for six consecutive Wednesday evenings. To register for the group, call 02-9498 8805 or email, and click

Record-Breaking Gala Ball Success!

  Another record Sapphire Gala Ball fundraiser! This year’s event at The Westin Sydney on Saturday night, 9th September, netted a record-breaking amount of financial donations and ticket sales income to help fund the continuing provision

Waitara Lifeline Store One Year Old

Big first birthday celebration at our Waitara shop this morning. We are so lucky to have such wonderful volunteers, customers and supporters. Happy Birthday Waitara!   Store details: 63 Edgeworth David Avenue, Waitara   Ph: 9489 2757

In the News at Lifeline H2H!

  Interested in what’s been happening at Lifeline H2H in recent months? To read all our news – from Book Fair star attractions to ground-breaking new local mental health services, (on which, more information here) –

Accidental Counsellor Training

  Lifeline H2H’s next ‘Accidental Counsellor’ workshop will be taking place at our Gordon offices on Tuesday morning, September 19, (9am – 1pm). ‘Accidental Counsellor’ is a 4-hour workshop which focuses on the core skills necessary

Wahroonga Book Fair Winning Auction Bids

  Our Giant Book Fair Silent Auctions are steadily growing in popularity. The July 13-16 Wahroonga Book Fair’s Silent Auction netted a good crop of bids, details of which are here for our book fair followers

Welcome back Holland America Line!

It’s great to have Holland America Line on board again as a major prize sponsor of this year’s Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury Sapphire Gala Ball. Thank you Holland America Line for your generous support. This year’s Sapphire Gala Ball

Being Mums

Starting early August, Lifeline will be running a group for mothers, with babies up to 1 year old, who feel stressed at times and find it hard to cope. The group will create space for mothers

Forthcoming DV-alert and DV-aware training

On Wednesday and Thursday 23rd-24th August, Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury will be running its DV-alert* training (Domestic Violence Response Training) at its Park Street, Gordon centre, (8.45am-4.30pm each day). Click here for further information including course details,

New safeTALK session announced for 27 July 2017

We will be holding a session of safeTALK on Thursday 27 July 2017 at Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury (4 Park Avenue, Gordon). safeTALK is a half-day presentation to increase suicide alertness. Participants learn how to recognise when

We’ve been shortlisted … vote for us NOW!

Here at Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury, we are proud to have been shortlisted as a finalist in the Social Enterprises category at this year’s 2017 Better Business Awards! We have achieved in the following five areas:

It’s National Volunteer Week This Week!

It’s Volunteer Week this week, and Lifeline is celebrating a milestone! Over 10,000 Telephone Crisis Supporters have volunteered their time to Lifeline centres all over Australia over the past five years. So here at Lifeline Harbour

Record-breaking Book Fair for Thornleigh!

Congratulations to all concerned on a wonderful record-breaking Thornleigh Giant Book Fair this weekend just passed. With sales up by over 10% from last year, this was Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury biggest-ever Thornleigh book fair. Commented

Official Bobbo Photos Now Uploaded!

See the full gallery of more than 350 wonderful Bobbin Head Cycle Classic 2017 photographs here at the online gallery of official event photographer, Jason Kirk Photography. Amazing photographs of a simply wonderful day. Enjoy!

Oh what a Bobbo it was!

Congratulations to everyone who participated – as a rider, supporter, Rotary representative or volunteer – in the Bobbin Head Cycle Classic on Sunday. A huge thank you to you all for making our 2017 event another

New DV-alert 2-day Training Workshop

Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury will be conducting a 2-day DV-alert domestic and family violence response training workshop at Christie Conference Centre, 100 Walker Street, North Sydney on the 1st and 2nd May, 8.45am – 4.30pm. See

Caring for someone with Hoarding Disorder?

There are still a few places left on our first-ever support group for those who are caring for someone with Hoarding Disorder. If you know someone who is living with and/or caring for someone who has

2017 Sapphire Gala Ball date announced

This year Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury’s Sapphire Gala Ball is growing, and we will be hosting the event at the amazing Grand Ballroom in the Westin Hotel, Sydney.  We hope to see many familiar faces and

Chatswood Book Fair Success

Despite energy-sapping heat and humidity, people flocked to last weekend’s Chatswood Giant Book Fair, and what a fantastic event it was! A great selection of near as-new books, a wonderful positive atmosphere, and lots of very

It’s on!

Starting tomorrow! The Lifeline Giant Book Fair is on at The Concourse, Chatswood, from 8 am until 5 pm tomorrow, Saturday February 4, and same times on Sunday, February 5. Bring your friends, bring your kids.

Wonderful Christmas Hamper Feedback!

What wonderful comments and expressions of gratitude were received from the many individuals and families we distributed Christmas hampers to, this Christmas past! In previous years many of our Christmas Hamper Appeal donors have inquired how

Group Programs Taking Place in 2017

Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury’s complete calendar of Support Groups taking place in 2017 has just been released. It includes day programs for those living with diagnosed depression or bipolar; our always heavily-subscribed Hoarding Treatment program; and