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Premier inspects completed rock groyne

Premier Gladys Berejiklian was in The Entrance on December 19 to inspect work on the recently completed rock groyne. The completed rock groyne will help retain sand along The Entrance…




Year ends on a dry note

The Peninsula’s total rainfall for 2017 looked like coming in just under the annual average according to rainfall data from Mr Jim Morrison of Umina. The cumulative total rainfall for…


Library work on schedule

Work on the refurbishment of Woy Woy Library’s Spike Milligan Room is on target, according to Central Coast Council. The refurbishment will include an exhibition space for Spike Milligan memorabilia….



Illegal camping and littering targeted

Central Coast Council will have extra rangers on the Woy Woy waterfront these summer holidays, targeting illegal camping and littering. Council environment and certification manager Mr Jamie Loader said that…








Councillors stymied by bureaucracy

Three months after the local government election, Central Coast Councillors are encountering what they consider to be barriers to performing their duties properly. Clr Lisa Matthews, of The Entrance Ward,…


Community Library receives community grant

Halekulani Community Library has been operating in Budgewoi Community Centre since 1989. The library is completely volunteer run, with a small group of dedicated ladies and their families, giving up…




Trees probably poisoned

The death of a stand of 80-year-old Norfolk Pine Trees at Cabbage Tree Bay, and of vegetation in Mazlin Park, has been drawn to the attention of Central Coast Councillors….