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You too can help

If you like what you see in Peninsula News and would like to lend your support, there are many ways that you can help: As a sponsor – Because of the high costs involved,. in…


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Pensions rise on CPI change

Peninsula pensioners will be helped by pension increases applying from last Saturday, Member for Robertson Jim Lloyd said last week. The maximum single rate age and veterans’ pensions will rise by $4.10 to $361.40 a…


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Ratepayers warned of environmental danger from ferry

The Ettalong Ratepayers and Progress Association (ERPA) says the arrival of the fast ferry signals unprecedented environmental destruction to the Peninsula. Twenty-four concerned residents turned up for a meeting last Wednesday. Committee member Philip Halter…


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Eleven local young people will graduate

Eleven local young people will graduate from a three week intensive pre-employment program this Friday at the Ettalong Beach War Memorial Club. Sheree Arrowsmith, Nathan Clarke, Avaleen Doble, Robert Lenton, Sarah Martin, Erin Orgo, Tom…


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Council’s $8 million of projects are on the way

Gosford Council has issued its progress report for projects undertaken as part of its Financial Strategy and as other special projects. Eight of the 16 projects, all with advisory committees, concern projects on the Peninsula….


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An opportunity for community discussion

Welcome to the inaugural edition of the Peninsula News. It’s wonderful that our local area has now got its own newspaper aimed at providing a broad coverage of those things which make the Peninsula a…


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Bias for the Peninsula is appropriate

Congratulations to you and your band of merry workers for achieving the successful publication of our newest newspaper The Peninsula News. Your desire to promote such a newspaper has always been well received, unfortunately the…


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Important forum

It is pleasing to know that the Peninsula area will once again have its own community newspaper. The Peninsula News will provide an opportunity for local schools, community and sporting groups to highlight their activities…


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Welcome to Peninsula News

We hope you find our mix of news, features, business, sport and community announcements entertaining and informative. The paper is a non-profit venture, written by peninsula residents for peninsula residents. This means that anyone can…


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Council seeks rail crossing funding

Gosford Council is to seek $100,000 “pre-construction funding” to further investigate three railway crossing options at South Woy Woy. The options would see a bridge or tunnel across the railway line at the bottom of…