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Wayne Rigg, Sustainable Australia

Wayne Rigg moved to the Central Coast in 2012 and runs a successful home tutoring business. He has always had a keen interest in and appreciation for the environment and nature generally. Since the 1970s,…


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Lack of election promises dismays Chamber

The lack of significant election funding promises for the Woy Woy Peninsula leading up to the NSW state election has dismayed the Peninsula Chamber of Commerce. “Once again it appears that the Peninsula is the…


John Greenway dies after cycling accident

The man behind Opera in the Arboretum, Mr John Greenway, has died as the result of a cycling accident. Mr Greenway of Pearl Beach died on February 26 after the accident in Gosford on February…


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Mayor lobbies for Peninsula drainage

Mayor Jane Smith says she has been lobbying local members of parliament for funding for drainage on the Peninsula in the lead-up to the coming elections. Cr Smith said she had been lobbying for funding…



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Hall packed for networking meeting

The Sea Scout Hall at Lions Park Woy Woy was packed when the Tourism Central Coast held its first networking meeting of the year on February 21. Local business owners heard from Central Coast Tourism…


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Service NSW to open cashless centre in Woy Woy

A new cashless Service NSW Centre will open in Woy Woy late April, Minister for Finance, Services and Property Mr Victor Dominello has announced. Mr Dominello joined Liberal candidate for Gosford Ms Sue Dengate to…


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Complaints about NRMA fence ‘being investigated’

Complaints about the siting of a fence at the NRMA Ocean Beach Holiday Park are being investigated, according to Cr Chris Holstein. Umina resident Anthony Shannon told the Peninsula News a recently erected high fence…



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Non-compliance: Find politicians who think like us

Who is responsible for all these non-compliant development application approvals? Can we get a response from any form of government representative, whether it be State or local, to step up and take control, or are…