Environment

Landcare grants up for grabs

Schools on the Peninsula are being encouraged to apply for landcare grants aimed at helping to educate students on the importance of the environment. With grants of up to $1,000…



New environment group in Pearl Beach

The creation of a new community group in Pearl Beach is on the cards following calls for residents to receive information relating to the area’s natural and built environment. Residents…


Looking after our environment

Narara resident, Alfred John Britton, has received a Medal of an Order of Australia (OAM) for his service to conservation and the environment. He has been recognised for co-founding the…


Violated, abused and somewhat vindicated

Forum – Violated, abused and somewhat vindicated are my feelings towards Central Coast Council after many years of trying to support the Coast on environmental, disability and social issues. Violated…



Community group focuses on Umina Beach

Umina Community Group will hold its Annual General Meeting and December Bi-Monthly Meeting at Club Umina at 7pm on December 3. Secretary Peter Springett said the volunteer organisation had specific…








COSS land future classification still unresolved

The future classification of Gosford’s Coastal Open Spaces System (COSS) land is still the subject of ongoing discussions between Gosford Council and the NSW Government. “As part of our Environmental…



Draft coastal reforms released

Mr Adam Crouch MP, member for Terrigal has welcomed the draft coastal reforms that the NSW Government has released. “The new reforms will make coastal management in NSW simpler and…