Coastal Diary

The comprehensive rolling list of events from across the Central Coast. A “What’s On” of events and happenings list. See fresh new entries often, as our diary is updated several times a week.

FRIDAY, FEB 28

Review of the
Warnervale Airport (Restrictions) Act 1996: Have your say, Wyong Council
Chambers ( 2 Hely St) 2pm – 5pm
to speak at the forum email – centralcoast@planning.nsw.gov.au
www.planning.nsw.gov.au

Award winning feature film: Equivocal Redemption – Preview Screening by Daniel Widdowson,
Cinema Paradiso Ettalong,
Ticketed, 7pm – 8:30pm

Woy Woy Rugby Club
Sports Luncheon,
Ettalong Diggers,
Ticketed, 12pm – 4pm

The Central Coast Volunteer Support Group: Raising money for Guide Dogs fundraising stalls,
Lake Haven Shopping Centre

Robert Gerrish Author Event,
Woy Woy Library,
10:15am – 11:45am

SATURDAY, FEB 29

Coastie Mardi Gras Dance Party,
Woy Woy Leagues Club,
Ticketed, 6pm – 12pm
naughtynoodle.com.au/whaston

Troubadour Folk Club:
Mic Conway with Robbie Long (Aust)
St Luke’s Hall Woy Woy,
Tickets at door, 7pm

CCC: Free Chemical CleanOut,
Council’s Long Jetty Depot Bateau Bay,
29/02 & 01/03,
9am – 3:30pm
www.cleanout.com.au

Clean Up Australia Day 2020,
Hardys Bay Community Church, 8am

Our Volunteer
Information &
Recruitment Day,
Central Coast Centre of Riding for the Disabled Somersby,
All are welcome,
10am – 12pm

Roosters v Knights Trial,
Central Coast Stadium,
Ticketed, 2:30pm

SUNDAY, MAR 1

Women in Art
Expo and
Artisan’s Market,
The Entrance Gallery And Complex,
1/03 – 22/03,
10am – 3pm
www.women.nsw.gov.au

Wyong Family History Group: Hits and Misses Seminar,
Tuggerah Community Hall,
Ticketed, 10am – 3:30pm

MONDAY, MAR 2

Ministry of Leftovers:
Market Monday and
free cuppa,
Ettalong Baptist church,
9am – 4pm

Continence Foundation Talk,
Bateau Bay Library,
bookings essential,
1:30pm – 2:30pm

TUESDAY, MAR 3

Festival of Women:
Creative Expression IWD Workshop
with lunch,
37 Maidens Brush
Road Wyoming,
Free – Booking
required, 10am – 2pm
www.women.nsw.gov.au

WEDNESDAY, MAR 4

Festival of Women:
IWD Community
Celebration –
speakers, musician, light lunch, social,
Peninsula Women’s Health Centre,
Free – Booking
required, 10am – 1pm
www.women.nsw.gov.au

U-Factor Business
and Executive
Coaching Seminar,
AdviceCo. Offices
Gosford, Ticketed, 5:30pm – 7pm

THURSDAY, MAR 5

Festival of Women:
Because We Care
Boutique Turns 1 – Morning Tea,
Wyong Neighbourhood Centre, Free – Booking required, 10:30am.
IWD Community Celebraton- speakers, entertainment, morning tea, Northern Women’s Health Centre,
10am – 12pm
www.women.nsw.gov.au

FRIDAY, MAR 6

Newcastle Permanent Cinema under the stars- Lion King (2019 version),
Central Coast Stadium,
Free entry, 8pm

Aussie Nightmarkets,
The Entertainment
Grounds Gosford,
5pm – 10pm

Girrakool Blues Festival
and Barbecue,
Mt Penang Event Park,
Ticketed, 06/03 – 8/03

Beginning your Family History – 4 Week Course,
Wyong Family History Group Cottage,
06/03 – 27/03,
Booking’s required,
9:30am – 2:30pm

Gosford Musical Society: Mamma Mia!
Laycock Street Community Theatre, Ticketed,
6 – 21/03,
2pm & 8pm sessions

Tuggerah Lakes U3A presents a Talk on:
‘Inspiring Speeches’,
The Entrance/Long Jetty
RSL Hall, 10am – 12pm

SATURDAY, MAR 7

International Women’s Day Cabaret:
Rayon Riot 2,
5 Broken Bay Rd
Ettalong, Ticketed,
8pm – 10pm
naughtynoodle.com.au/whaston

The Central Coast branch of the Disabled Surfers
Association: ‘Smiles on Dials” Surf Event,
Umina Beach, 9:30am

6th International
Women’s Day Expo,
Westfield Tuggerah Shopping centre,
9am

Central Coast Cactus & Succulent Club INC:
Autumn Sales Day,
Charmhaven Community Hall, 9am – 1pm

CEN: Wildplant
Community Nursery,
CEN Office, Ourimbah,
9am – 12pm

Head and Neck Cancer Charity Ball,
Avoca Surf House,
Ticketed, 6pm

Climate: What it means for our Jobs and our Future with guest speakers,
Point Clare Community Hall,
1:30pm – 4:30pm

The Central Coast Series skate, scooter and BMX competition 2020,
Umina Skate Park,
Entry is free and open to riders aged 5-24

Green Living Workshop: Pests, Predators and
Companion Planting,
Central Coast Life Time
Learning Centre Palmdale,
bookings essential,
12:30pm – 3pm

International DJ’s –
Slumberjack,
Florida Beach Bar,
Ticketed 7pm

SUNDAY, MAR 8

Central Coast
Mariners vs Wellington Phoenix PINK ROUND,
Central Coast Stadium,
Ticketed, 4pm
www.a-league.com.au

Dogs in the Park NSW – Free dog events, dog market stalls, Dog comps and Dog demos,
Norah heads Sports Club,
10am – 12pm

Central Coast Festival of Women:
Soroptimists Breakfast,
Reef Restaurant Terrigal. Live Streaming Of The “All About Women” Event From The Sydney Opera House, University of
Newcastle, Ourimbah Campus, Free- Bookings required, 1pm

TUESDAY, MAR 10

Central Coast Festival of Women:
Women of Worth,
Wyoming Community Centre, Free –
Booking’s required,
kathy@gosfordcommunity.org.au

HG Nelson & Digit Dave Sellout 2020 –
Comedy Tour,
Hardy’s Bay Club,
Ticketed, 7pm

WEDNESDAY, MAR 11

Central Coast Festival of Women:
Community Forum: Empowering Women and Equality with Trish Doyle MP,
The Grange Hotel, Pacific Highway,
Donation entry,
RSVP 7 March, 7pm
045 0272 798

melgould@hotmail.com

Climate Action Plan Community Workshops,
Doyalson RSL,
6pm – 8pm,
have you say online or register your interest
yourvoiceourcoast.com

Gosford – Erina Business Chamber March
Luncheon Event,
Gosford Golf Club
Racecourse Road,
Ticketed, 12:15pm

Seniors Extreme Weather Resilience,
Erina Library,
10am – 12:30pm
4304 7650

Carole King’s Tapestry
the Concert,
Laycock Street Community Theatre, Ticketed, 11am

Hg Nelson & Digit Dave Sellout 2020 –
Comedy Tour,
Link and Pin,
Ticketed, 7pm

THURSDAY, MAR 12

Ultimate Gamer Tournament (12-24yrs),
Westfield Tuggerah,
Entry is free,
4:30pm – 7:30pm

FRIDAY, MAR 13

Kariong Social Dance:
Workshops To Resume,
Kariong Progress Hall
Ticketed, 7pm – 10pm

The Australian Plants Society: Saving Our Precious Native Plants,
Phillip House Kariong,
gold coin entry, 7:30pm

SATURDAY, MAR 14

Central Coast Festival of Women: Women in Art Whole Day Workshop 2 – Serendipity,
The Entrance Community Centre,
Ticketed, 9:30am – 3pm
0411 062 895
Corinne@tlas.org.au

Humungus Plant Sale & Market stalls,
Anglican Church The Entrance, 8am – 1pm

Provincial Championships Race Day,
The Entertainment Grounds,
Ticketed, 12pm

Bands for the Brigades,
Mangrove Mountain
Memorial Club
and Golf Course,
Ticketed, 2pm

The Central Coast Volunteer Support Group: Raising money for Guide Dogs fundraising stalls,
Bunnings, West Gosford

Alliance Française
Central Coast:
Conversation Group – Come and practice
your French at any level,
Erina League Club,
First attendance is free,
10am – 12pm

SATURDAY, MAR 15

Central Coast Festival of Women:
Zonta Birthing Kits Packing Day,
Central Coast Grammar School Erina,
Free – booking’s
required,
8am – 12:30pm
zontatickets.com.au/event/11009

WEDNESDAY, MAR 18

The Central Coast Collective: In Conversation Series with Ash Pollard,
The Bon Pavilion Gosford,
Ticketed, 6:30pm

thursday, mar 19

The Central Coast Volunteer Support Group: Raising money for Guide Dogs Fundraising stalls,
Deepwater Plaza, Woy Woy

friday, mar 20

Evergreen Lifecare: cheese & wine
open day,
9 Yallambee Avenue
West Gosford,
3pm – 6pm
To register call
4329 2300 or email
info@evergreenlifecare.org.au

Central Coast Mariners vs Melbourne City FC,
Central Coast Stadium,
Ticketed, 7.30pm
www.a-league.com.au

Tuggerah Lakes U3A presents a Talk on:
‘Historical Political
Assassinations’,
The Entrance/Long Jetty
RSL Hall, 10am – 12pm

Community
Environment Network:
Information Sesssions & Nocturnal Bushwalks, – see if you’re eligble for FREE property management,
Scout hall
Mcmasters beach, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
4349 4756
www.cen.org.au/events

saturday, mar 21

Flavours by the Sea – food, entertainment and stalls,
Memorial Park
The Entrance,
3:30pm – 8:30pm
centralcoast.nsw.gov.au/flavoursbythesea

sunday, mar 22

Gatsby High Tea,
86-88 Mann
Street Gosford,
Tickets to be
purchased prior, 2pm
0468 408 455

tuesday, mar 24

Road Safety –
On the Road 65Plus,
Mingara Recreation Club, Free – Bookings essential, 10:15am
4350 5387

Climate Action Plan
Community Workshops,
Hamlyn Terrace
Community Centre,
6pm – 8pm,
have you say online or register your interest
yourvoiceourcoast.com

wednesday, mar 25

Central Coast Centre of Riding for the Disabled:
Annual general
meeting,
At the Centre, Kangoo Rd. Somersby, 7pm

Community
Environment Network:
Information Sesssions & Nocturnal
Bushwalks,
see if you’re eligble for
FREE property
management,
Narara Ecovillage,
6:30pm – 8:30pm
4349 4756
www.cen.org.au/events

thursday, mar 26

Monty Python’s
SPAMALOT –
A One Eyed Man Theatre production,
The Art House Wyong,
Ticketed, 26/03 – 28/03,
7:30pm sessions

The Central Coast Volunteer
Support Group:
Raising money for
Guide Dogs
fundraising stalls,
Wyoming Shopping Centre

Ultimate Gamer Tournament
(12-24yrs),
Umina SLSC,
Entry is free,
4:30pm – 7:30pm

saturday, mar 28

Central Coast
Mariners vs
Newcastle Jets,
Central Coast Stadium,
Ticketed, 5pm
www.a-league.com.au

Central Coast Bushfire Relief Concert,
Laycock Street Community Theatre, Ticketed,
7:30pm

Troubadour Folk Club:
Hallett-Flood (Blue Mts)
Peppercorns (WA),
St Lukes Hall Woy Woy,
Tickets at door, 7pm

Opera in the Arboretum
celebrates its 15th year,
Crommelin Native
Arboretum Pearl Beach,
Ticketed, 3pm – 5:30pm

sunday, mar 29

20th Birthday Party
Celebrations,
Central Coast Stadium,
Free entry,
10am – 2pm
www.centralcoaststadium.-com.au

The 2nd Annual Coast Life –
Appreciating Life on,
in and near the water,
The Entrance North,
Ticketed, 1pm

monday, mar 30

Wyong Family History Group: Wyong & Districts
Anglican Church Records 1838 – 1987,
St James Anglican Church Wyong, RSVP required,
10am – 12pm

tuesday, mar 31

Grace Under Pressure:
An Alternative Facts production – hidden stories of health
professionals in their own words, The Art House Studio Wyong, Ticketed, 31/03 – 8pm,
01/04 – 10am & 8pm

thursday, apr 2

Home Instead Senior Care:
Easter Morning Tea,
Camp Breakaway San Remo, 9:30am

Ultimate Gamer Tournament
(12-24yrs),
Lake Munmorah Shopping Centre,
Entry is free,
4:30pm – 7:30pm

friday, apr 3

Tuggerah Lakes U3A presents: A Creative Writers Readings & Social Day – by our Creative Writers group followed by a Morning Tea,
The Entrance/Long Jetty RSL Hall, 10am – 12pm

saturday, apr 4

Aurora by Circus Oz – A unique brand of quirky and energetic circus stunts,
The Art House Wyong,
Ticketed, 4/04 – 8pm,
5/04 – 3pm

RETREAT: Cultivating Authenticity – A weekend of self-discovery and inspiration,
Bamboo Buddha Cafe Holgate,
Ticketed, 4 & 5/04,
9am – 2:30pm

The Central Coast Series
skate, scooter and
BMX competition 2020,
BATO Yard,
Entry is free and open to
riders aged 5-24

Health Franklin’s Chopper – The Silencer,
Laycock Street Community Theatre, Ticketed,
7:30pm

sunday, apr 5

Rock Carnival: Under The Southern Stars with Live, Bush and Stone Temple Pilots & More!
The Entertainment Grounds Gosford,
Ticketed, 3pm

Central Coast Live Well Festival,
Gosford Waterfront,
10am – 2pm

wednesday, apr 8

Climate Action Plan
Community Workshops,
Lakelands Community Centre, 6pm – 8pm,
have you say online or register your interest
yourvoiceourcoast.com

saturday, apr 10

Italian Festival,
Ettalong Beach Tourist Resort, 10 & 11/04,
9am – 4pm

thursday, apr 16

Ultimate Gamer Tournament
(12-24yrs),
Kibble Park, Gosford,
Entry is free,
4:30pm – 7:30pm

saturday, apr 18

Central Coast Mariners vs
Western Sydney
Wanderers FC,
Central Coast Stadium,
Ticketed, 5pm
www.a-league.com.au

tuesday, apr 21

Show of superhuman strength – Australian
acrobatic troupe Gravity and Other Myths: Backbone,
The Art House Wyong, Ticketed,
21 & 22/04, 8pm & 2pm

friday, apr 24

Mad Caddies 25th Anniversary Tour,
Central Coast Leagues
Club Gosford,
Ticketed, 8pm

SATurday, apr 25

ANZAC Day Services 2020,
March at Church St Terrigal – 5:15am, Dawn Service at Terrigal Beach – 5:30am,
Service at the Breakers Club War Memorial – 11am

wednesday, apr 29

Climate Action Plan
Community Workshops,
Marine Rescue Centre NSW, 6pm – 8pm,
have you say online or register your interest
yourvoiceourcoast.com

thursday, apr 30

William Shakespeare’s
Henry V – A Salt House Creative Production,
The Art House Wyong,
Ticketed, 1/04 – 2/05,
multiple sessions

Ultimate Gamer Tournament
(12-24yrs),
Lake Haven Shopping Centre, Entry is free,
4:30pm – 7:30pm

saturday, may 2

Mother’s Day Markets,
96 Koolang Rd Green Point, 11am – 3pm
4367 7591

thursday, may 7

Ultimate Gamer Tournament
(12-24yrs) Semi Finals,
Erina Fair, Entry is free,
4:30pm – 8:30pm

saturday, may 9

The Poor,
Central Coast Leagues
Club Gosford, Ticketed,
8pm

saturday, may 16

Comedian Tommy Little –
I’ll See Myself Out,
The Art House Wyong,
Ticketed, 8pm

thursday, may 21

Ultimate Gamer Tournament
(12-24yrs) Grand Finals,
Westfield Tuggerah,
Entry is free,
4:30pm – 8:30pm

saturday, may 30

Central Coast Comicon 2020,
The Entertainment Grounds Gosford,
10am – 4pm

thursday, jun 18

2020 Central Coast Future Choices Expo for Students with a Disability,
Mingara Recreation Club,
Free – Registrations required,
9am – 1pm

wednesday, jun 24

Community & Business Women’s Network,
Ettalong Diggers,
Ticketed, 12pm

wednesday, jul 8

The Modern Live ABBA
Experience: ABBARAMA,
The Art Hosue Wyong,
Ticketed, 8pm

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