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Siblings brave the shave

In support of their father, who is battling lymphoma, three Lisarow siblings have shaved their heads for the World’s Greatest Shave to raise money for other families going through a…




Jack rides for mental health

On the day marking two years after an accident that left Jack McBride with a brain injury, the 23-year-old will leave on an 800km journey, cycling from the Central Coast…




Titanic themed dinner sets sail

A titanic-themed dinner is set to sail onto the Peninsula on April 10 in a bid to raise funds for community projects. The Rotary Club of Brisbane Water will host…


Runners to tackle Bouddi trail

A popular trail run through Bouddi National Park is set to be held on February 27. The Bouddi Coastal Run includes a 14km and 21km looped course which begins at…


Easter raffle to raise funds

As Easter approaches, the Valley View Public School P&C is looking to raise money through its Easter Raffle to help upgrade the school’s smart boards. P&C President, Lee-Anne Bishop, said…


Cohan needs our help

What was initially thought to be growing pains, has proved to be a bigger challenge for sweet and bubbly 12-year-old, Cohan Daly. On December 31, 2020, he was diagnosed with…


$20K raised at annual Pink Stumps Day

CRICKET – Northern Power Cricket Club has raised over $20,000 toward the Kelly McGrath Foundation at their annual Pink Stumps Day on Sunday, February 7. Many events were organised with…


Narara mum joins febfast

Narara resident, Louise Parfitt, is one of many Australians choosing this February to give up alcohol, sugar, or another vice as part of the febfast challenge. The initiative invites people…


Community fun day raises $1,650 for Mingaletta

A Peninsula community event on January 26 raised $1,650 for the Mingaletta Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporation. Members of the Pearl Beach Progress Association and the Pearl Beach Aboriginal…



Ettalong club helps those in need

LAWN BOWLS – An Ettalong club raised a total of $26,000 in 2020 to help support families with prolonged illnesses on the Central Coast. Since last January, Ettalong Bowling Club…



Razorbacks raise thousands after tragic loss

RUGBY UNION – Ourimbah’s Razorbacks Rugby Club has raised $2,000 for the family of Viliami Junior Muru-Teutau, following the promising young player’s untimely death. The 20-year-old New Zealand national was…



CWA ladies pump up the jam

They were all gloved up and ready, talking with fast tongue, they had cherries in their boxes, all the way from Young. They had pitters on the table, cherries they…


Mini fete a great success

Year Six students at Pretty Beach Public School hosted a Mini Fete for the whole school to help raise money for their farewell. Classes from Kindergarten to Year Five participated…