charity

Students run amok for charity

Year 12 students from Warnervale’s MacKillop Catholic College have run amuck in the best way possible. While muck up days are a rite of passage for Year 12, at MacKillop…


Charity bowls raises $1200

A charity bowls event held at Ettalong Bowling Club on September 27 attracted 60 bowlers and raised $1200. Charity bowls coordinator Mr Ken Dixon said more than $20,000 had been…


New op shop opens in Woy Woy

A new opportunity shop has opened in Woy Woy in time for National Op Shop Week, September 28 to October 4. Kitch ‘N’ Sink takes over the premises previously used…


Freemasons recognised for ongoing support

Freemasons on the Central Coast has received a Community Ambassador award from the charity, Central Coast Kids in Need (CCKIN), for its ongoing support. CCKIN representative, Steve Sullivan, presented the…




Shopping Centre raised $44,000

Lake Haven Shopping Centre have thanked their customers and retailers who helped raise $44,000 for Beacon Foundation, as part of their first ever Light the Way campaign. “We launched Light…



‘Jammin’ 4 The Homeless’

St Luke’s Anglican Church, Toukley, will host ‘Jammin’ 4 The Homeless’ on July 29. ‘Jammin’ 4 The Homeless’ is a charitable evening of modern and Christian music and singing that…





Lantern club wins The Lantern

Members of the Avoca Beach Lantern Club were awarded the Sheila Ames Commemorative Trophy (The Lantern) at the Combined Lantern Clubs Annual Luncheon meeting in September 2015. The trophy has…



10-year-old raised $2,050 from cupcakes

Kincumber Public School student, 10-year-old, Milla Scarlett, raised $2,050 for the RSPCA by baking and selling cupcakes at her school for the RSPCA’s annual Cupcake Day. As part of their…


Epic ride from Coolangatta to Cronulla

Central Coast grandmother Genny Murphy was bursting with pride on Friday, November 13 when her granddaughter Maggie Mills arrived at West Gosford on her bicycle as part of an epic…


Walk to raise funds for diabetes cure

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) One Walk, which raises funds to help find a cure for type 1 diabetes, will be back on the Central Coast on November 8,…