Gosford

4,190 bundles of joy since January 2019

Parents of more than 4,000 newborns across the Central Coast have received a Baby Bundle from the NSW Government, valued at over $300. Parliamentary Secretary for the Central Coast and…



Three people injured in car chase

Three people were taken to hospital following a pursuit on the Coast in the early hours on June 8. At about 1.40am, Highway Patrol officers noticed a Toyota Corolla travelling…




What happened to the Performing Arts Centre?

Forum – There was much thought, meetings, articles, architects’ impressions, positive and enthusiastic conversation re a possible performing arts centre at Gosford. Well, what happened? It all went away; where…



Local headware manufacturer expands

Local manufacturers, Rigon Headwear, have hired 10 new employees in their 22nd year of business. Expanding their space to five warehouses now in Gosford, co-partners, Tina and Peter Walcott, have…





Warriors prevail in tight contest

RUGBY LEAGUE – Gosford: It was another intense affair for the Warriors at Central Coast Stadium against the Wests Tigers, but one that finished in victory, end score 30 –…



Take the NEXT EXIT to live music

Ocean Alley, Spacey Jane, Dear Seattle, Merci Mercy, and the CLEWS will perform at the NEXT EXIT festival at the Entertainment Grounds in Gosford, on May 23. The Central Coast…



The Weekly News 5@5

Coast Community News 5@5, May 14. Council Administrator Dick Persson wraps up his time in office, Community concerns are raised about the land asset sales, A new university to be built in Gosford, An airshow is announced at Warnervale, Mariners back to 2nd spot on the A-League ladder, SS Maitland brought back to life.




Fundraiser concert at RSL

A concert fundraiser for flood victims on Oxley Island on the Manning River will be held on Saturday, May 8, at the West Gosford RSL. The fundraiser, May8s, will run…


Trip to hairdresser ends in job offer

When Gosford local, Scott Lampitt, escorted his grandmother for a haircut, he didn’t expect a two-for-one deal – book a haircut, gain an apprenticeship. Already working towards a Certificate II…