Central Coast News

Fri 22 May 2020

Taste of success delights Hakea Grove residents

Taste of success delights Hakea Grove residents

Hakea Grove Aged Care’s Head Chef Kylie Horton has fully embraced lessons learned at a Maggie Beer Masterclass and residents at the Central Coast facility are reaping...

Fri 15 May 2020

Handiwork warms hearts

Handiwork warms hearts

WITH winter approaching, the ladies of the Inner Wheel Club of Wyong are again brightening the lives of people in need with colourful handmade blankets.

Shining light in darkest times

Shining light in darkest times

ONLY formed on November 9, 2019, to answer the call for emergency bushfire aid, Central Coast Disaster Relief (CCDR) has now also helped the community cope with floods...

Fri 17 Apr 2020

Coast shelter asking for help

Coast shelter asking for help

COAST Shelter is still operating for everyone who requires its help, through meals, crisis accommodation and information about services – but it’s not easy.

Thu 16 Apr 2020

Filmed Anzac service to fill gap

Filmed Anzac service to fill gap

ANZAC Day holds a special place in the hearts of Australians, so the news that ceremonies were cancelled across the country came as a major blow for both...

Recipe for morale boost from CWA

Recipe for morale boost from CWA

SELF-ISOLATION can be tough but self-isolation without snacks is even tougher.

Fri 27 Mar 2020

Help at hand to beat abuse

Help at hand to beat abuse

ELDER abuse can be incredibly difficult to talk about, covering a wide range of issues including financial, emotional, physical or sexual abuse and neglect.

Thu 27 Feb 2020

A real gem of the party scene

A real gem of the party scene

THE Central Coast’s Roving Rubies lay claim to two records.

Wed 26 Feb 2020

Savour full Monty genius

Savour full Monty genius

MONTY Python’s Spamalot is at the Central Coast in March and everyone is invited to join in the madness at the Art House Wyong.

Mon 24 Feb 2020

Half-century of service the mark of a lifesaving dynamo

Half-century of service the mark of a lifesaving dynamo

TERRIGAL and lifesaving methods have both changed a lot over the past 52 years since Mark Power joined the surf lifesaving club.

Sun 23 Feb 2020

Women strengthen ties

Women strengthen ties

THE word “Soroptimist” means “the best for women”, and that’s also the goal of the third Central Coast Festival of Women from March 1-22.

Mon 17 Feb 2020

Music’s power strikes chord

Music’s power strikes chord

TEMPO Terrific is a community concert band with a difference, untroubled by playing at times to audiences they outnumber.

Wed 12 Feb 2020

Aiming for Healthe Hearts this Valentine’s Day

Aiming for Healthe Hearts this Valentine’s Day

February 14 is a day that has traditionally caused hearts to flutter.

Wed 29 Jan 2020

Calendar girls strike a pose

Calendar girls strike a pose

TWENTY-four women aged from 70 to 92 on the NSW Central Coast have put a whole new spin on retirement village living in a cheeky calendar.

Mon 27 Jan 2020

A whole new way to travel

A whole new way to travel

IMAGINE walking the streets of your hometown when you can no longer walk, or seeing some of the great places and art of the world when you can no longer travel.

Thu 23 Jan 2020

Grab your chance for a peep behind the scenes

Grab your chance for a peep behind the scenes

YOU can take an exclusive free look behind the scenes of the Laycock Street Community Theatre during Seniors Week.

Wed 22 Jan 2020

Hear the beat of club’s SOS

Hear the beat of club’s SOS

HARDYS BAY Club is the centre of its community both literally and figuratively – but it’s in desperate need of help.

Thu 19 Dec 2019

Anzac memorial on way for Avoca residents

Anzac memorial on way for Avoca residents

Avoca residents will soon have their own official Anzac memorial in a very Avocan style.

Wed 18 Dec 2019

Lost things find home on film

Lost things find home on film

Drama groups walk the red carpet at Avoca Cinema for the premiere of their short film Where the Lost Things Go.

Thu 5 Dec 2019

Call to correct omission from fire alerts

Call to correct omission from fire alerts

A catastrophic fire warning was missed because Central Coast residents didn’t realise it applied to them.

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