Umina Beach





Special day for women at Work Collective

Umina Beach’s newest co-working space, Work Collective, opened its doors on March 8 to help celebrate International Women’s Day with a free experience. Both regulars and first timers to the…


Women’s collaborative short film

In celebration of International Women’s Day, a local Umina filmmaker is giving the community a sneak peek at her latest short film, Exquisite Corpse, which features some talented female creatives….



Three more join the 100 Club

An aged care provider at Umina Beach has welcomed a new trio of centenarians to its 100 club. Peninsula Villages residents Doris Wills, Hazel Draper and Allen Badman joined the…


PCYC celebrates 20 big years

Umina Beach PCYC is celebrating 20 years on the Peninsula, and for the special milestone, will be hosting a free community open day on February 26. Club manager Emma Tanner…


Dementia training for Rotary members

Several members of the Rotary Club of Brisbane Water have participated in an interactive training session focused on understanding dementia for their Forget Me Not Cafe project. Organised and run…




Lights display brings festive cheer

A house in Umina Beach has brought festive cheer to locals with a spectacular lightshow that is free to all each night of the week. The display, on Castle Circuit,…



Keeping war-affected children warm

CWA of Umina Beach members donated home knitted hot water bottle covers to children in war-affected countries on November 18. Aussie Knitters for War Affected Kids (AKWAK) representative Jennifer Loupis…


Smith takes out Single Ski

Surf Life Saving – Round three of the Envirobank Super Teams Series concluded at Umina Beach on December 5, with Peninsula local Jemma Smith winning the Female Single Ski. The…


Great grandmother turns 101

Vera Joyce Tee (Nash) of Umina Beach celebrated her 101st birthday surrounded by family and friends on December 7. Born in Canowindra NSW in 1919, Joyce, as she prefers to…


Time to give back, say Salvos

After a year of bushfires, drought and COVID-19, the Umina Beach Salvos are asking the community to give back and donate to their annual Christmas Appeal. The Salvation Army aims…


Huge prizes to be won in CWA raffle

There are lots of Christmas themed prizes to be won in Umina Beach CWA’s December raffle. Publicity Officer, Margy Logan, said some of the raffle proceeds would be contributed to…


Film-makers break down barriers

Umina Beach locals are breaking down the barriers of sexual liberation by creating a film about pleasure, choices, and all the sticky challenges in between. Salad Daze is a short…