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Money raised for family with ill son

More than $12,000 has been raised for a Umina family with an ill son in less than a month. The fundraiser was launched on January 11 for the family of Cooper Fawcett who was admitted…


Peninsula Village development to start in March

Extensions to the Peninsula Village aged care facilities in Pozieres Ave, Umina, are expected to start in March. “We have now selected the builder who will undertake the development of our approved new aged care…


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Healthy Harold visits Ettalong

Students at Ettalong Public School have welcomed Healthy Harold and the team from Life Education to the school. Healthy Harold arrived on school grounds on February 1 to help students make safe and healthy lifestyle…


Money donated to woman diagnosed with cancer

More than $17,000 has been raised by the friends and family of a Umina woman recently diagnosed with cancer. Friends and family of Mr and Mrs Janek and Karen Chorazyczewski rallied throughout January to raise…


Beach group seeks more Peninsula residents

The founder of a community group that meets regularly at Umina Beach said he would love to see more Peninsula residents at the group’s monthly gatherings. Central Coast Conscious Community was founded by Mr Joe…


Homeless care packs target exceeded

A Christmas campaign coordinated by a Pearl Beach resident to create care packs for homeless people has exceeded its target. Ms Lynne Cappella launched her registered charity Homeless Support in 2018. Teaming up with the…


Donations for Mary Mac’s Place

Peninsula residents donated more than $1000 to Mary Mac’s Christmas Food Drive. The food drive was held throughout December at Deepwater Plaza butcher’s shop, Nev and Jim’s Butchery. Staff at the butchery collected cash donations…



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Big year at local hospital

Last year was a big year for a local hospital, according to its chief executive. Ms Kathy Beverley said that a building program was completed at Brisbane Waters Private Hospital in Woy Woy. “The next…


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New exhibition opens in Ettalong

A new art exhibition opened in Ettalong on December 8. The Waterline exhibition, featuring the works of 13 members of The Makers Central Coast, was opened by master printmaker Michael Kempson, at the Repubik Cafe….