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Volunteer grants program opens

Member for Robertson Ms Lucy Wicks said applications for the Coalition Government’s Volunteer Grants program were open.She said the growth of many local organisations was a testament to the value of the program to Peninsula…


Crown land sale referred to ICAC

The sale of 1100 square metres of Crown land to the owners of Woy Woy Sporties has been referred to the NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption by Greens MP Mr David Shoebridge.Mr Shoebridge said it…


Crown Land sale avoided statutory assessment

When Crown Land was sold at Woy Woy Bowling Club, it avoided the normal requirement for a statutory land assessment and for the sale to be conducted by a public competitive process.A formal statutory “land…


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Climate change impact raised at planning panel

The impacts of climate change, especially sea level rise, on Woy Woy and the whole Peninsula, were addressed by more than one speaker at the August 23 Joint Regional Planning Panel meeting.Woy Woy resident Mr…




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Sporties developer gives emotional address

Sporties developer Mr Tony Altavilla addressed the Joint Regional Planning Panel meeting on behalf of the applicant, the current owner of the Woy Woy Sporties property, Woy Woy Holdings Pty Ltd.“I have been living here…


Market raises money for free permaculture course

Bouddi Kids Create Market has raised $350 for Killcare Community Connect’s Green Community Project, bringing the total to $953.“This money will now be spent on education resources and construction materials for a free Permy Kids…


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Alliance calls for Crown land details

Recently-released information about the sale of Crown land at Woy Woy Bowling Club has highlighted the need for more openness about Crown land management and sale, according to Crown Land Alliance Central Coast.The group has…


Both service and festival to run on Remembrance Day

A Remembrance Day service and the annual Oyster Festival will both occur in Ettalong on November 11.The Peninsula Chamber of Commerce has agreed to move the Oyster Festival to the Ettalong Tourist Resort to enable…