Executive Committee Members


Roger Promnitz

Vice President

Helene Kemp 


Carmen Loecherer


Ralph Youie

General Committee Members

Viviane Leveaux
John Melville
Matthew Smythe


Naremburn Matters Editor


Sub Committees

  • DAs – monitors the Development Applications for this area
  • Events – plans and co-ordinates events such as ‘An Inconvenient Truth’ screened in Naremburn Park on 8 February 2007; Willoughby Symphony Orchestra Free Concert in Naremburn Park on Sunday 16 March 2008; Earth Hour Festival in Naremburn Park on 28 March 2009, Earth Hour Festival at Naremburn Shops on 26 March 2011; Community Street Party in Central Street on 27 November 2011 to celebrate the 110th Anniversary of the foundation of the Naremburn Progress Association in 1901; Earth Hour Festival at Naremburn Shops on 31 March 2012; Free Community Film Festival "Paddington Bear" 16 September 2017.
  • Membership – welcomes people as they enter the general meeting; accepts application forms from new members, receives membership fees; delivers agendas and minutes to the handful of members not on email.
  • Naremburn Community Centre – the NPA’s elected Delegates to the Centre User Group maintain contact with WCC regarding the proposed upgrading of the Centre including the allocation of space for the NPA; the on-going provision of library services to Naremburn residents.
  • Naremburn Matters – produces the quarterly issue, March, June, September, December each year since 2005.
  • Open Space – monitors and reports on street planting as well as the status of the planting that was required following completion of the Lane Cove Tunnel Project; the condition of the area around the Shops; the road approaches to Naremburn; follows through on related items raised in Open Forum; drafts necessary letters to WCC for consideration at a general meeting and the signature of the Secretary.
  • Website – the Public Officer receives news items from NPA members, WCC Press Releases, items from members of the community; monitors ‘Latest News’ on the home page; forwards all items for inclusion to the Webmaster.