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Objectors need to stick to the facts

Forum – With respect to the application for a boarding house at Toukley (“Proposed Toukley boarding house open for public comment again”, Chronicle p26 June 16)), I think that some…



More parking woes in Gosford?

Forum – I refer to Valerie Clifford’s letter (June 11) re having to park 10 minutes away from Leagues Club Park. When the first of the new unit blocks at…


Encore, Encore

Forum – I thoroughly enjoyed the Woy Woy Little Theatre production of ‘Ladies in Lavender’ this weekend. It was a full house to enjoy this English play by Shaun McKenna,…


Petrol prices anomaly?

Forum – Some months ago, I had a fuel check app put on my smart phone. At that time super petrol was around $1.74 per litre on the Peninsula, but…



Airport lease granted too early

Forum – Dear Mr Hart, Administrator, We, Mannering Park Progress, object in the strongest terms to the 45-year lease granted to the Central Coast Aero Club. This is in contravention…


Patrick Brennan back in action

Forum – It was great to see Patrick Brennan, Artistic Director of Central Coast Conservatorium , back on the podium and showcasing young talent from around NSW, as conductor of…


Park with no shade

Forum – On a bright sunny day recently I took my grandchildren to explore the new Leagues Club Park. We had to park 10 minutes’ walk away. We found that…


Community demands summarily dismissed

Forum – The public inquiry into Central Coast Council’s financial fiasco is under way (Public submissions to inquiry to close June 21, CCN 295). Nevertheless, as I pointed out when…




What happened to the Performing Arts Centre?

Forum – There was much thought, meetings, articles, architects’ impressions, positive and enthusiastic conversation re a possible performing arts centre at Gosford. Well, what happened? It all went away; where…



Council buck-passing on Gosford wharf

Forum – In reference to Hernan Ratto’s letter (CCN293), Gosford Council wharf is a disaster. I wrote to Liesl Tesch MP about the public wharf and about people living on…


Maintain book budget

Forum – I was shocked to see in Central Coast Council’s operational plan and budget currently on exhibition, that Council propose to not only close The Entrance branch library and…