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Tuggerah Lakes Private Hospital now open

Tuggerah Lakes Private Hospital is officially open. With a total of over $31M invested in facilities and equipment, and after more than 18 months of construction, the new private hospital, based in Kanwal, opened its…


Wyong Hospital parking fees seem inevitable

A “people power” campaign is underway in earnest to gather at least 10,000 signatures on a petition to force the State Government to debate the issue of Wyong Hospital parking fees in Parliament. Member for…


Vietnam Veterans’ Suicide Memorial unveiled

Members of the Rotary Club of Northlakes Toukley attended the unveiling of the new Vietnam Veterans’ Suicide Memorial in Slade Park, Budgewoi. The unveiling was held on April 7, with the memorial being the result…


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Hospital redevelopment may not include an MRI machine

Member for Wyong, David Harris, has expressed serious concerns that the $200 million redevelopment of Wyong Hospital will include a “shell” for a Magnetic Resonance Imaging machine (MRI), but no actual machine. The Health Services…


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Help sought to replenish Community Pantry

Wyong Neighbourhood Centre is calling on the Wyong and surrounding community to help replenish its Community Pantry before winter. The Centre is calling on the community to donate food items and other necessities to help…


Mother’s Day memorial service to be held

Central Coast Council will be hosting a Mother’s Day memorial service to remember mothers who are no longer with us. The special service and morning tea will be held at Noraville Cemetery on May 11…



Measles alert issued for Wyong train commuters

A Measles alert has been issued by NSW Health which effects Wyong Train Station commuters. Students, train passengers and shoppers in Sydney and Maitland are being advised to watch out for symptoms of measles after…


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Lifeline offering a text message service

Lifeline has introduced a new pilot program that offers a text message service for people struggling with suicidal thoughts. “Did you know that if you text 0477 131 114 between 6pm to 10pm, on any…


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100 new staff for Central Coast Health

Central Coast Local Health District has welcomed 92 newly graduated nurses and eight midwives to its ranks in April. “A warm welcome to those who recently started their careers on the Coast. “Our newest staff…