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Search finds no asbestos contamination

A search of Umina Beach Public School grounds has found no asbestos-contaminated material. The investigation was carried out at the school by an independent hygienist appointed by the Department of…





Landcare group seeks answers about damaged trees

Ettymalong Creek Landcare is seeking answers from Central Coast Council and State Government representatives about recent damage to native vegetation along Kahibah Creek Reserve at Umina. Landcare group convenor Ms…


Staff look over new aged care wing

Staff at a Umina aged care facility have had a look over a new wing that is close to completed. Hostel team leader Ms Judy Moroney and clinical administrative assistant…


Surf club uses grant to buy tractor

Umina Beach Surf Life Saving Club has gained funding to purchase a new tractor though the NSW Government’s My Community Grants program. The tractor will be used to transport life…



Ratepayers are becoming desperate

[Forum] The toilet block near the library in Umina is a disgrace. When I made a comment to another user recently, he said that Woolworths asked Central Coast Council if…



Marj celebrates 100 years

Ms Marj Oliver celebrated her 100th birthday in Umina on April 8. She is now one of 10 people at the Peninsula Village aged care facility aged more than 100….



Goodman retains unbeaten fight record

Umina PCYC boxer Sam Goodman has retained his unbeaten professional fight record after his latest bout in the Fight at the Fratz Pro Am Show at Wollongong on March 7….






Driest year in 15

[Umina] The Peninsula has rounded out its 2019 with a very low final rainfall total final rainfall total of 990.7mm, well shy of its yearly average of 1268. mm, according…


Umina villa development approved

A three-villa development at 4 Clifford St, Umina Beach, has been finally given the go-ahead by Central Coast Council after several amendments and a site inspection. The development application (DA…


Still no rain

December has started off dry with just 0.5mm of rain recorded as of the 6th, according to data compiled by Umina’s Mr Jim Morrison. Consistent dry conditions have gripped the…