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Pocket parks saved

The Save Central Coast Reserves group is heaving a sigh of relief, after Central Coast councillors voted on June 9 to include smaller local parks and playgrounds in the Draft…


Chemical CleanOut resumes

Household Chemical CleanOut events are returning to the Central Coast, following a break due to the coronavirus pandemic. A clean out is planned at Mount Penang Event Park at Kariong…








Water rates to rise

Central Coast residents can expect their water, sewerage and drainage charges to rise by 2.2% for the next financial year, which Council estimates will see a rise of just over…




Recycling a feature in M1 upgrade

One of Australia’s biggest concrete recycling projects has helped turn more than 200,000 tonnes of the old cracked surface of the M1 Pacific Motorway between Tuggerah and Doyalson into a…


APL England held in detention

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has laid charges against the Master of the APL England cargo ship which lost about 50 shipping containers overboard, causing debris and mangled shipping…