The Sydney Agricultural, Rural and Public Lands Trust (SARAPLT) Originated 2003
The Galston Area Residents’ Association Inc. (GARA) Originated 1992
To vigorously promote by all possible means the protection, preservation and enhancement of Sydney’s rural
amenity and with equal vigour, oppose the rezoning, subdivision and otherwise inappropriate development of
Sydney’s agricultural, rural and public lands.
We may, as individuals be the owners of the rural land, however we are only custodians of the rural amenity.
This amenity belongs to the people of Sydney and future generations.
Adherence to Environmentally Sustainable Development (ESD) principles for all developments.
The preservation of the rural, agricultural and public lands in the Galston and adjacent rural areas of Sydney.
Maintain and improve the residential and rural amenity of Hornsby’s rural areas.
The remediation and protection of the Berowra Creek catchment.
The preservation of Hornsby Council’s natural and man-made heritage.