Surfing


Picklum shines in Pro France

SURFING – A fifth-place finish for Shelly Beach’s Molly Picklum in the Pro France was the best result so far from the Central Coast trio competing in this season’s Challenger…


The Weekly news 5@5

October 15, 2021: this is CCN’s weekly news 5@5, this week’s top stories reflect the start of opening up after months of lockdown. This week’s stories Many Central Coast businesses…


No luck for our surfers in Portugal

SURFING – The Vissla Pro Ericeria in Portugal has come to an end without lasting success for the three Central Coast competitors, victory in the end coming to Hawaiian’s Ezekiel…


Challenger Series continues in Portugal

SURFING – The Challenger Series continues with the Vissla Pro Ericeira in Portugal, and the Central Coast’s Molly Picklum and Wade Carmichael have so far advanced to the second round…






Australia off the marks

OLYMPICS – At the close of Tuesday, July 27, the official ‘Day Four’ of the Olympic Games came to an end, despite being the sixth day of competitions wherein Australia…



New milestone for Picklum

SURFING – Shelly Beach local and pro surfer, Molly Picklum, has claimed the biggest victory of her newly budding career at the Oakberry Tweed Coast Pro Qualifying Series (QS) 5,000…


Two podium finishers at NSW Surfmasters Titles

SURFING – At this year’s Volkswagen NSW Surfmasters Titles, hosted at Boomerang Beach, two northern Central Coast surfers have come away with podium placements against some of the State’s best…




Locals advance in Vissla Central Coast

SURFING – The Vissla Central Coast Pro launched at Avoca Beach on Tuesday, March 2 and brought with it the opportunity for Central Coast surfers, both veterans and newly rising…



Surf’s up in the gallery

You can experience breathtaking work from four of Australia’s leading surf photographers at Gosford Regional Gallery this summer.  It Seems to Come in Waves is a must-see exhibition for lovers…


Molly Picklum wins Northern Beaches Open

SURFING – Shelly Beach surfer, Molly Picklum, has taken out the Women’s Division of the 2020 Northern Beaches Open. The final event in the Australian Open of Surfing Series, the…


Central Coast Pro Returns to Avoca

SURFING – Avoca Beach will play host to a world-class surfing competition next year, with the Vissla Central Coast Pro set to be held from 2 to 7 March 2021….