Education

St Pat’s excels at gala day

Students from St Patrick’s Catholic College participated in the Combined Catholic Colleges soccer gala day on Thursday, June 27 at EDSAAC oval in Bateau Bay. Seven teams competed against catholic…


U3A seeks fi nancial assistance

Gosford Council has received a petition with 584 signatures requesting financial assistance on behalf of U3A Central Coast. Petitioners requested financial assistance in the form of reduced venue costs, printing,…





Ten new classrooms for Point Clare

Point Clare Public School will receive an upgrade of 10 new classrooms to replace the demountables currently being used at the school. Minister for Education Adrian Piccoli and Member for Gosford Chris Holstein announced the upgrade…




Wellbeing Day in East Gosford

  After the success of last year’s Kidsmatter Day, St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School has organised another Well-being Day to be held on Friday, June 27, at the Primary campus and Hylton…


Liturgical composer holds concert

Students at Holy Cross Catholic School, Kincumber, were visited by Monica Brown, an Australian composer of liturgical music for children, on Monday, June 2. The concert focussed on sharing Gospel…


NAIDOC Week celebrated

Holy Cross Catholic School, Kincumber, will celebrate NAIDOC week on Monday, July 14, with a cultural day. Aboriginal people from the community will visit the school and facilitate cultural activities…



A new playing experience

Six months of support from families and local businesses for students with disabilities at Valley View Public School has culminated in the official opening of a new playing experience. A…





Mixed results in PSAA knockout

Point Clare Public School boys and girls football teams travelled to Chertsey Primary School on Monday, May 26, to play in the first round of the PSSA Knockout competition. The…



Youth Connections funding axed

Despite youth unemployment continuing to be stubbornly high on the Central Coast, the Federal Budget has spelled the end for Youth Connections, with the program to close by the end…