Sport

Let the Games begin

Whilst the Opening Ceremony is scheduled to begin tonight 9pm, the much delayed 2020 Tokyo Olympics is underway with Australia already tasting both the sweet and sour in pursuit of…


Fresh-air fitness is free and open

A range of open and free spaces are available on the Peninsula for those who want to maintain or even launch their fitness journey while gyms closed and classes postponed….



Lifelong fisherman shares his passion

Laurie Sweet of Gwandalan is the dictionary definition of a fishing fanatic, spending much of his time casting lines in the waters of Lake Macquarie. His passion for the hobby…


Sienna strides to national success

ATHLETICS – Terrigal High School student Sienna Pitcher is making great strides in the field of athletics, with a number of medals already under her belt. The 13-year-old enjoyed a…


Kia ora Warriors

Rugby League – The New Zealand Warriors have departed the Central Coast this week, to join the NRL’s COVID bubble in Queensland. It comes after Nathan Brown’s squad has spent…



Backlash over mountain trail closures

Central Coast Council has committed to working with the mountain bike community to maintain the sport in a sustainable way following backlash over its recent unannounced removal of a number…



Super Salty’s perform strongly

Students at Umina Beach Public School have had enjoyed a number of sporting successes in recent weeks. The school’s boys rugby team participated in the Woy Woy Classic Shield on…