Peninsula




Work starts on boat ramp

Construction commenced on the $1.48M Koolewong boat ramp and foreshore upgrade on December 4. Central Coast Council claims the upgrade will provide more user-friendly aquatic infrastructure and increase usage capacity…


Patonga post agency closes

The Patonga Beach Community Postal Agency closed permanently on October 31. Any uncollected mail was transferred to the Umina Beach Post Office. In the interim, the agency is seeking to…





Tesch backs dredge cost-sharing

Member for Gosford Ms Liesl Tesch has called for cost-sharing between Central Coast Council and the State Government to keep the Ettalong Channel open. She said the safety of the…



Night work on Rip Bridge

Roads and Maritime Services undertook night road work on the Rip Bridge last week for “essential safety maintenance work”. The work was carried out from Monday to Thursday from 7:30pm…




Ferry service disruptions continue

Disruptions to the Palm Beach ferry service continue due to the condition of the Little Box Head to Lobster Beach Channel. Wagstaffe-Killcare Community Association president Ms Peta Colebatch said a…



Wicks claims achievements

Member for Robertson Ms Lucy Wicks is claiming work on Ryans Rd, Umina, and Davis St, Booker Bay, as “major commitments delivered”. She said another achievement was “acting on the…


Bushfire burns in national park

The Bays Community experienced an early start to the bush fire season when a blaze, believed to be deliberately lit, destroyed 10 hectares of Brisbane Water National Park. NSW Rural…