PN-Out&About

Folk club anniversary attracts 100 guests

The Troubadour Folk Club saw a record audience of more than 100 guests at the club’s 20th anniversary celebration on May 4 at St Luke’s Church, Woy Woy. Club president Mr Michael Fine said it…


Folk club anniversary attracts 100 guests

The Troubadour Folk Club saw a record audience of more than 100 guests at the club’s 20th anniversary celebration on May 4 at St Luke’s Church, Woy Woy. Club president Mr Michael Fine said it…


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Author to speak at Umina library

Sydney author Ms Amanda Hampson will be guest speaker at Umina Beach Library on May 24. Ms Hampson will discuss her latest release, Sixty Summers, a novel about three friends about to turn 60 who…


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Arts grants close at month’s end

Applications for a 2019 Bouddi Foundation for the Arts grant close at the end of May. “May 31 is the last day to submit a proposal for this year’s grants up to $5000,” said organiser…


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Artists open new exhibition

A group of artists has opened a new exhibition in Ettalong. The Art Studios Co-operative is made up of local artists Karen Bloomfield, Leasha Craig, Dianne Gerlach, Carolyn Griffiths, Helen Mortimer and Victoria Austen-Young. The…



Folk club to celebrate 20 years

The Troubadour Folk Club will celebrate its 20th anniversary on May 4 by holding a fundraiser concert for the Central Coast Bipolar and Schizophrenic Fellowship. “As the 20th century drew to a close, the Troubadour…


Students learn history from Grandpa Fred

Students from Woy Woy South Public School’s class 1/2R welcomed a special visitor on April 3. “Students were visited by Grandpa Fred as part of their history unit studies on Past and Present Family Life,”…


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Ettalong may not get recycling bins

Ettalong may not get new recycling bins in its main street until June next year, if at all. It was reported in the last issue of Peninsula News that Ettalong was scheduled to get recycling…


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Author to speak at art exhibition launch

Australian fiction author Ms Judy Nunn will speak at the launch of the Easter Art Exhibition at Hardys Bay Community Church from 3:30pm to 5pm on April 19. Ms Nunn is a former theatre and…