Out & About

Laurie Maher Foundation raises $30,000

Government, business, club and community members of the Central Coast joined together at Central Coast Leagues Club to celebrate the retirement of Coast Shelter’s CEO, Laurie Maher, after 26 years…




Logie award for children’s series

A children’s television series producer from the Bouddi Peninsula, Mr Ned Lander, has won a 2018 Logie Award for Most Outstanding Children’s Program. Australia’s first indigenous animated series Little J…



Nunsense has it all

Wyong Drama Group’s July production of ‘Nunsense’ by Mr Dan Goggin, will delight audiences of all ages. Director, Ms Margaret Holdom, has assembled a talented cast of five quirky nuns…





Kiriay is a NSW Miss World finalist

[East Gosford] East Gosford’s own, Ms Kiriay Kent, is one step closer to realising her dream of being crowned Gosford’s first ever Miss World Australia, having made it to the NSW state…




NAIDOC Week to be celebrated at Kincumber

Kincumber Neighbourhood Centre will celebrate NAIDOC Week on Friday, July 13, with presentations by two exceptional speakers. Ms Donella Waters is a prominent local Indigenous artist widely recognised and awarded…





Firefighter receives long service medal

[Woy Woy] One of the Peninsula’s longest-serving volunteer firefighters was honoured for his outstanding commitment to his community on May 20, Rural Fire Service Volunteer Appreciation Day. Mr Chris Francis…


CWA branch celebrates 86 years

The Country Women’s Association Woy Woy branch celebrated its 86th birthday on June 6 at its Woy Woy hall. Members held a birthday luncheon to celebrate the milestone and to…


Norma celebrates 100th birthday

[Umina] Norma Peterson has celebrated her 100th birthday at a local retirement village. In May, she became one of six residents who have reached their 100th birthday at Peninsula Village…