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Cake ingredients wanted

The Umina branch of the Country Women’s Association is asking Peninsula residents to donate ingredients for cakes for the annual Mary Mac’s Christmas lunch in December. The branch is responding…


Council proposes alcohol-free zones

Central Coast Council is seeking comment about its plans to re-establish alcohol-free zones at seven locations across the Peninsula for four years. The council has produced maps showing the extent…



Woy Woy Road upgrades a step closer

Upgrades to four traffic choke points in Woy Woy and Blackwall are a step closer with the release on September 4 of the Community Consultation Summary Report. Parliamentary Secretary for…



Player exodus compounds Mariners’ woes

FOOTBALL – The Central Coast Mariners have confirmed the departure of five players following the conclusion of the club’s 2019/20 Hyundai A-League campaign. All players have now departed for the…


Weekly News 5@5

[September 4, 2020] This week’s top stories from the Central Coast: COVID-19 update. Mask debate. Tourism booming. Cafe led recovery in Gosford. Unemployment debate. Sustainable Industries. Regional Library DA lodged….





Lisarow Pacific Highway upgrade on track

Work is on schedule and progressing well on the major $178M upgrade of the Pacific Highway at Lisarow and providing an employment boost for hundreds of workers. The work includes…


Station upgrades commence

Commuters have been waiting a long time since major upgrades at Lisarow and Narara railway stations were promised in the lead-up to the 2019 State election, and now the works…


Letters make way for surge in parcels

Member for Shortland Pat Conroy has slammed changes made recently to Australia Post services, which will see Central Coast homes receive letter deliveries only every second business day until at…







5G rollout continues on Coast

Six suburbs on the Central Coast are among 450 sites statewide to have 5G coverage, Telstra announced this week. East Gosford, Point Clare, Point Frederick, Watanobbi, West Gosford and Woy…