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Pool charges reviewed

Gosford Council has asked officers to prepare a report on charges for different categories of Woy Woy Pool patrons. Council wants the existing entry charges for children under three years of age, teachers with children…


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Facelift for Ettalong foreshore

Gosford City Council and the Ettalong Beach Memorial Club have joined forces to ensure that the Ettalong Beach foreshore gets the facelift it deserves to compliment the impending development of the Ettalong Beach Resort complex….


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Eight nurses in mentor program

Eight registered nurses from Brisbane Waters Private Hospital attended a Clinical Mentor Program conducted at Gosford Hospital by the Faculty of Nursing, University of Newcastle, on May 14 and 15. The nurses will be supporting…


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Lower speed limits

Gosford Council is likely to implement the 50km/h speed limit on all residential roads, except main throughfares. Information suggesting the benefits of the lower speed limit have been given to all councillors. The Minister for…


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Maintenance is programmed

Gosford Council has decided to increase its building maintenance program, which includes eight Peninsula buildings, by $70,000 per year. The eight buildings include Ettalong’s Senior Citizens Centre, Progress Hall and Woy Woy’s Women’s Health Centre….


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Money spent on intersections

Following the Federal Budget, Member for Robertson Mr Jim Lloyd has announced that $650,000 will be spent on the improvement of three Peninsula intersections. The funding will pay for a roundabout at the corner of…


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Council allows cinema to open while work is finished

Gosford Council has issued an interim occupation certificate for Ettalong’s Cinema Paradiso. The interim certificate means that the cinema can now re-open and operate while further building work is completed. Peninsula residents can now enjoy…



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History and heritage of the Woy Woy Peninsula

Thank you for the response to last issue’s History and Heritage column. I’ve been able to answer a few of your questions this month, and I’ll he happy- to receive any feedback or requests. If…


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In brief

Club pays for beach improvements Improvements to the Ettalong Beach foreshore will be made under an agreement between the Ettalong Beach War Memorial, Club and Gosford Council. Taking the view that costs resulting from the…