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Chamber announces new oyster festival venue

The Peninsula Chamber of Commerce has announced that the Brisbane Water Oyster Festival would be held on November 11, but at its new venue at the Ettalong Market Complex in Ocean View Rd at Ettalong…


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Shark nets ‘not effective’ at Killcare

A proposal to remove shark nets from local beaches may not receive strong opposition from surf life saving clubs if Killcare Surf Life Saving Club president Mr Peter Bagnall is any example.He believes there would…


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Ettalong Diggers resigns from Chamber of Commerce

The Ettalong Diggers Memorial Club and its CEO, Mr Bill Jackson, have resigned from the Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and withdrawn their sponsorship of the Ettalong Oyster Festival.“I resigned from the Peninsula Chamber of Commerce…


Soccer pioneer speaks at Rotary club

Women’s soccer pioneer Ms Julie Dolan has appeared as a guest speaker at Umina Beach Rotary Club.Ms Dolan was recognised in the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours List with an Order of Australia Medal for her…


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Woytopia to be held again in October

Woy Woy’s sustainable living festival, Woytopia, will be held at Woy Woy South Public School on Sunday, October 14.The Woytopia festival celebrates sustainable living on the Woy Woy Peninsula and focuses on positive, practical eco-living…


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Rotary told of community group work

The Rotary Club of Woy Woy hosted Umina Community Group members Mr Tony Winch and Mr Peter Springett at their latest meeting.Mr Winch and Mr Springett discussed the various programs the Umina Community Group had…


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Chamber welcomes dredging

The Peninsula Chamber of Commerce has welcomed the start of dredging operations in the Ettalong Channel with works due to be completed in around six weeks’ time.“Dredging works have finally started after numerous delays due…




Road-raising request rejected

A concept to raise Brick Wharf Rd by 40cm for the proposed Sporties redevelopment has been rejected by Central Coast Council’s planning assessment staff.The concept was floated as a way to provide senior residents with…