Long Jetty

Long Jetty patients make way for COVID surge

Long Jetty Hospital will be temporarily repurposed as a COVID-19 response unit from mid-October to support the potential increase in patients with the virus requiring hospital care. Central Coast Local…



Police need help to identify man

Tuggerah Lakes Police are calling on public assistance to identify the man depicted in these images. At about 9.45am on Saturday, July 3, a sum of money was taken from…


Lockdown will end when it is safe to do so

About 150 Central Coast people, some from Long Jetty, joined thousands of others in Sydney for a “freedom” rally protesting Covid restrictions – but it has had exactly the opposite…


Put everything on hold!

Now in our third week of Covid lockdown, with even tighter restrictions imposed by the State Government, the streets of Long Jetty are virtually deserted. Could that rainbow be a…



Clozapine Clinic at Long Jetty to close

Central Coast Local Health District (CCLHD) has confirmed that the Clozapine Clinic at Long Jetty will be relocated to the Kanwal Medical Centre for the benefit of patients and better…




Walk to Cambodia at Long Jetty

Ben Brown is taking many steps, literally, to help break the cycle of poverty. He aims to walk 9,573,640 steps, the distance from Australia to Siem Reap in Cambodia, to…



Free immunisation clinics return

Central Coast Local Health District’s free childhood immunisation drop-in clinics have resumed practising across the Coast. The no appointment needed clinics operate at various locations around the region for one…




Local MP mows median strip

The Entrance MP, David Mehan, said he couldn’t take the unkept appearance of Long Jetty any more, so he got out his own lawn mower. “At this time of year…



Police looking for Anthony Lawlor

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man wanted on two outstanding warrants on the Central Coast. Anthony Lawlor, aged 23, is wanted on two arrest warrants relating…


Landcare working bee

There was a good rollup for a recent Long Jetty Landcare working bee, including Isla with Federal Member for Dobell, Emma McBride. The 14 volunteers attending on the day mainly…