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Cane toad alert on Central Coast

A local Central Coast business discovered this unwanted visitor, a cane toad in an interstate delivery this week. Thanks to their quick action, he won’t be out causing our local…



Train chaos hits Central Coast travellers

Train travellers and commuters to and from the Central Coast were among the biggest sufferers of the train chaos that hit the greater Sydney train network Tuesday. Berowra became an…


Waste & Recycling Collection Delays

Tuesday Jan 8: Central Coast Council’s waste contractor, Remondis, is currently experiencing delays in delivering waste and recycling services including bin and bulk kerbside collections. Please continue to leave all…



Power outages rolling across the Coast

A series of power outages have been rolling across the Central Coast over the last two days during some of the hottest days of summer so far.  The latest outage…


Council CEO Brian Bell resigns

BREAKING: Central Coast Council’s interim CEO Brian Bell has resigned with effect at the end of January, citing personal health issues. The Council is now scrambling to replace the very…


Second drowning at Snapper Point in a week

A notorious stretch of coastline near the Munmorah State Conservation Area on the state’s Central Coast has claimed another life despite the best efforts of emergency responders who desperately tried…


Sunday’s heatwave wrap

Temperatures soared across the Central Coast on Sunday into the mid 40 C for much of the afternoon. Official figures for Gosford peaked at 42.9 at 2pm. Many people were…


Heat wave weekend coming

Temperatures will approach the 40 Celsius mark across parts of the Central Coast this weekend and Monday with only a slight chance of cooling showers late in Sunday. Saturday’s forecast…


Water Main burst at Wyoming

Central Coast Council has advised that a broken trunk main has broken in North Gosford near Glennie and Dunbar streets affecting parts of North Gosford and high lying areas of…


Council launches innovative e-waste scheme

Central Coast Council has recently engaged with a new e-waste contractor, Toxfree, to maximise e-waste recycling and reduce the amount of electronics ending up in landfill. Thanks to state of…




Fireworks fiasco at Terrigal

Terrigal: Police and emergency services are still investigating the cause of the explosive fire that took place on board the barge chartered to launch a public fireworks display on New…



Very High Tides on the way

A series of very high tide marks will affect the NSW East Coast over the coming days. High water marks of up to 2.07m are expected to peak on Wednesday…



Wicks talks of an eventful 2017

Federal MP Lucy Wicks talks to Central Coast Newspapers Senior Journalist Jackie Pearson about her passions and motivations for getting into politics as well as several local issues: The recently…