Sport






Learning to surf safely

With summer finally here and more people visiting the beach, students at Ettalong Public School will hit the waves with renewed confidence, after brushing up on their surf safety skills…


Board and Ski Series Round One held

Surf Life Saving – The first round of Surf Life Saving Central Coast’s (SLSCC) 2020-21 Board and Ski Series was hosted by Shelly Beach Surf Life Saving Club on November…


NRL star shares tips with Peninsula juniors

Touch Football – Young touch players on the Peninsula were treated to a surprise visit from Melbourne Storm’s Nicho Hynes at their training session on Sunday, November 22. Peninsula Junior…


Mariners enjoy good preseason form

Football – A-League preparations continued for Alen Stajcic and his Central Coast Mariners on November 27, with a pre-season trial against Western Sydney Wanderers at the Wanderers’ Centre of Excellence….


Mentor our Paralympians

Member for Gosford Liesl Tesch is urging Peninsula residents to get behind a local mentoring program aimed at helping Paralympians which was launched online ahead of International Day of People…


From roll-ups to press-ups

The recent opening of the First Class Fitness gym has come at a cost for Club Umina bowlers with their favourite green flattened by the new build on Melbourne Ave….


Sharks post some good wins

Gridiron – The Central Coast Sharks have continued to make waves in Gridiron NSW’s 2020 Women’s Competition, as they continue to work towards their first crack at the championship. Fresh…


Central Coast beat Newcastle for the first time

Cricket – Central Coast recorded a historic victory against Newcastle, but still failed to progress through to the final of the McDonald’s Country Cricket Championships which concluded at Central Coast…




The A-League returns

Football – The A-League has released the draw for the upcoming 2021 season, set to kick off on Sunday 27 December and featuring 41 matches in the first 37 days….


New boards for Terrigal Nippers

The Nippers program at Terrigal Surf Life Saving Club has scored some new foam boards ahead of the summer season thanks to Terrigal Bowling Club. Bowling Club CEO, James Heddo,…