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University students visit kitchen garden

Students from the Ourimbah Campus of the University of Newcastle visited Woy Woy Public School throughout June to observe the school’s kitchen garden program. The university students’ visits are a part of an ecological sustainability…


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Committee to negotiate Crown land management

A committee of five councillors, including deputy mayor Cr Chris Holstein, has been set up to advise Central Coast Council on its participation in the NSW Government’s Crown Land Negotiation Program. The Program involves negotiations…


Celebrating 50 years in business at Ettalong

A well-known Ettalong family business has celebrated its 50th anniversary during June. Mr Tony McPhee acquired the Ettalong Pharmacy in May 1968 and, 50 years later, the successful family business is run by his son,…


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Wicks tells Parliament of GP increase

Member for Robertson Ms Lucy Wicks has spoken in Federal Parliament about the new GPs “delivered” to the Peninsula. “A total of seven new GPs and registrars have already started working in the region,” Ms…



Breast screening at Woy Woy CWA

The BreastScreen NSW Mobile Unit will be located at Woy Woy CWA Hall for 10 weeks from June 18. “This is great news for women on the Peninsula, who previously had to go to Rogers…


Fitness equipment installed at Killcare

The installation of fitness equipment has been completed at Killcare Surf Club. “The second set of Bouddi fitness equipment, fully financed by the Wagstaffe-Killcare Community Association, has been installed,” said the association president Ms Peta…


New rehabilitation ward

New rehabilitation facilities have been approved for a local hospital. The NSW Ministry of Health has said that the new rehabilitation ward at the Brisbane Waters Private Hospital may now accept patients. The new ward,…