Education

University celebrates partnership

The University of Newcastle has celebrated its partnership with Central Coast Local Health District (CCLHD) medical staff, acknowledging the important contribution they make in supporting the country’s next generation of…


Debating team hosts third round

Pretty Beach Public School’s debating team has hosted the third round of the Premiers Debating Challenge. Brisbania Public School were the opposing team on July 30. “Both teams did a…



Ourimbah Campus held an Open Day

University of Newcastle, Ourimbah Campus, held an Open Day for future students on August 4. UoN Ourimbah invited the community to “explore campus life, get advice on study options, and…






Pretty Beach Choir performed

The Pretty Beach Public School Choir performed at Macmasters Beach for the Five Lands Walk on July 7. “The 5 Lands Walk allowed the students to experience and participate in…


Fathers join playgroup committee

A playgroup has been formed in Umina with two fathers on the volunteer committee. Ettalong father Mr Chris Garvin, has been named committee coordinator, with Umina father Mr Dirk Correll…





TAFE Try a Skill Day held

High School students from across the Central Coast attended the WorldSkills Australia Try a Skill Day, hosted by TAFE NSW at the Ourimbah Campus, on June 20. The Try a…


Another 160kg of rubbish removed

Students from Narara Valley High School’s Support Unit participated in the Clean4Shore program on June 5. “Students went out on the Brisbane Water with the Clean4Shore team. “The weather was…


Free apprenticeships on offer

Parliamentary Secretary for the Central Coast, Mr Scot MacDonald MLC, has said there will be an unprecedented level of support for apprentices in the 2018 State Budget, with the NSW…




Students perform dance spectacular

Students from schools across the Coast participated in a Central Coast Dance Spectacular during the NRL Round 12 clash between the Roosters and the Titans, held at Central Coast Stadium…