Surfing


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….




Molly Picklum wins Hall of Fame scholarship

Surfing – Celebrating the past, inspiring the future, that’s the motto of Sport Australia Hall of Fame’s (SAHOF) Scholarship and Mentoring Program, and Shelly Beach’s Molly Picklum is seeing it…


Disabled Surfers cancel December event

The Disabled Surfers Association has cancelled its Smiles on Dials event scheduled for Saturday, December 5. Central Coast branch president Ms Rae Fiechter said the committee had voted unanimously to…


Weekly News 5@5

Central Coast Weekly Video News from across the region: Dredging at The Entrance commences. PM visits the Coast. Airport report released. Green shoots in home care. Rental market under stress….


Norah Head Groms impress

Surfing Norah Head groms, Jaxon Cowan and Mia MacMahon, reach the finals at the Havaianas NSW Grommet Surfing Titles. Held at Maroubra Beach from August 14, the titles saw some…


Just Chell-ing Out

SURFING Avoca surfer Lennox Chell has taken out top honours in the Under-18 men’s division at the Woolworths NSW Junior State Titles at Sawtell Beach. Chell, the goofy-footed dynamo and…


Just Chell-ing Out

Surfing: Avoca surfer, Lennox Chell, has taken out top honours in the Under-18 men’s division at the Woolworths NSW Junior State Titles at Sawtell Beach. Chell, the goofy-footed dynamo and…





Surfing the Spectrum well received

A surfing not-for-profit which introduces children with autism to the joy of surfing has been named one of the Heart Foundation’s 2019 Active Australia Innovation Challenge winners. Surfing the Spectrum…


5@5 Video News – August 23, 2019

5 @ 5 Central Coast News – August 23, 2019 Lead Story – Air Pollution at Wyee A report by Nature Conservation Council released this week claims that Sulfur- dioxide…



Medals in board riding by local

Two members of Umina Surf Life Saving Club have won medals at Surf Life Saving NSW’s Midford Board Riding Championships at North Narrabeen Beach. David Benson took out the bronze…


Nate Hopkins wins the Groms Series

Norah Head’s Nate Hopkins has taken out the Under 14 Boys’ category of the Woolworths Groms’ Comps Series. It was neighbour versus neighbour in the final, with Hopkins charging out…