Election

Climate Change a major issue for Robertson voters

Coast Community News spent time over recent weeks interviewing candidates for the Federal Seat of Robertson, as well as community groups and voters queueing at pre-poll booths. Videos of individual interviews with candidates and members…



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Copacabana state candidates’ forum well attended

Residents of Copacabana are feeling a little more informed as they consider their vote in the March 23 State Election, following a Meet the Candidates Forum hosted by the Copacabana Community Association (CCA) on February…


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Major party candidates to be present at AGM

The Koolewong and Point Clare-Tascott Progress Association Inc. will hold their 2019 Annual General Meeting in the Point Clare Community Hall from 7:30pm on March 14. The meeting will also feature the Labor and Liberal…



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Gosford, an electorate since 1950

The name Gosford has existed as an electorate since the 1950 election. The seat covers 867.15 square kilometres, including postcodes 2083, 2250, 2256, 2257 and 2775. People can vote early at the Gosford Gateway office,…


Liesl Tesch, Labor Party, sitting member

Sitting Member for Gosford Liesl Tesch says she is passionate about the peninsula. “In just two years I have delivered more than $727,000 worth of community infrastructure to improve local amenities and secured funding to…


Hillary Morris, The Greens

As a past Greens councillor for the former Gosford Council, Hillary Morris said she had seen the impact poor planning has on the Peninsula. “Time and again development applications which did not meet the planning…


Sue Dengate, Liberal Party

Sue Dengate has lived on the Central Coast for more than 45 years, at Umina for 27, and works as a diving instructor in Coast waterways. “As a foundation member of the Peninsula Waterways Committee,…


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Larry Freeman, Shooters, Fishers and Farmers

Larry Freeman says the way NSW is governed needs to change. “The two party system is an out of date relic and doesn’t provide the people of the Gosford electorate with the good representation they…