ANZAC day


Call goes out for more poppies

ANZAC Day this year will mark the 100th anniversary of the Gosford cenotaph and the call has gone out for more handmade poppies for the nets displayed each year in…






The Weekly News podcast 5@5

Central Coast Newspaper’s Weekly News podcast 5@5 for the third week of April 2023. In the bulletin, this week: Reid talks at United NationsBig ANZAC day turnout expectedReinventing pelican feeding…




ANZAC Day service at Empire Bay

The Empire Bay Progress Association (EBPA) will once again host an ANZAC Day commemoration on April 25. Centred around the cenotaph in the centre of the village, the ceremony will…


Younger veterans urged to join RSL

With Anzac Day marches and services attracting thousands to events on the Central Coast on April 25, Umina veteran Peter Liston is encouraging younger veterans to become active members of…





Nambus launched just in time for Anzac

The Nambus – a fitted-out mobile museum depicting memorabilia of the Vietnam War and Australia’s military involvement – was relaunched at Ettalong on April 3 after the original bus fell…


Thousands to flock to ANZAC Day services

Thousands of Central Coast residents are expected to participate in ANZAC services across the region on April 25, with a late change to Gosford services due to recent heavy rains….



Anzac Day commemorative packs available

More than 17,000 schools, ex-service organisations and community groups have been sent Anzac Day commemorative packs to help ensure Australians never forget the extraordinary sacrifice by our servicemen and women.


Schools help celebrate ANZAC Day

Youth across the Central Coast showed respect to those who served by holding ANZAC Day services at school or attending public dawn services. Narara Public School held a service during…