Central Coast News

Sun 20 Jan 2019

Group guide: Central Coast

Group guide: Central Coast

HOMETOWN Australia Communities recently held the official launch of its newest prestige over 55's lifestyle community, Sunrise Lifestyle Resort Port Stephens.

Fri 21 Dec 2018

Group guide: Central Coast

Group guide: Central Coast

ALL SMILES: Shirley Llewellyn believes there's nothing better in life than making others happy, and has dedicated much of her life to doing just that.

The true spirit of Christmas is on the Central Coast

The true spirit of Christmas is on the Central Coast

IF YOU want to see the real spirit of Christmas in action, go no further than the Wyong Racecourse.

Thu 20 Dec 2018

WATCH: Wild thunderstorm strikes Sydney

WATCH: Wild thunderstorm strikes Sydney

A SEVERE thunderstorm has left residents counting the cost of damages after powerful winds, driving rain and hail lashed regions surrounding Sydney.

Sun 2 Dec 2018

Remembrance of Armistice adds to Fab Fakes

Remembrance of Armistice adds to Fab Fakes

THE Tuggerah Lakes Art Society has added an additional, and very historic, element to this year's Fab Fakes exhibition.

Sat 1 Dec 2018

Council focuses on accessibility with survey

Council focuses on accessibility with survey

SENIORS are urged to have their say on parking and public transport as part of a community-wide survey by Central Coast Council.

Mon 19 Nov 2018

Santa starts the Christmas celebrations at Deepwater Plaza

Santa starts the Christmas celebrations at Deepwater Plaza

OVER 1,000 people are set to join the celebration to mark the arrival of Santa to Deepwater Plaza this year.

Wed 31 Oct 2018

Nurse takes top individual honour at aged care awards

Nurse takes top individual honour at aged care awards

A CENTRAL Coast nurse has taken out the top individual honour at the inaugural Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) Excellence in Age Service Awards.

Sun 28 Oct 2018

Chromefest festival shines brightest 10 years on

Chromefest festival shines brightest 10 years on

RELIVE memories and share them with children and grandchildren more than ever before at this year's 10th anniversary Chromefest.

Wed 24 Oct 2018

Bronze Toukley statues guard men and memories

Bronze Toukley statues guard men and memories

IT MAY not be large in number but, in its 70th year, the 250-strong Toukley RSL Sub-branch is achieving big things.

Tue 23 Oct 2018

Shirley Simmons was our very own Vera Lynn

Shirley Simmons was our very own Vera Lynn

SHE was Australia's Vera Lynn of Vietnam - a pretty young blonde with a golden voice who kept up the morale of troops.

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Carnivale comes to town: Circus Rio to rock Central Coast

Carnivale comes to town: Circus Rio to rock Central Coast

THE electric energy of Circus Rio is set to descend on the Central Coast for an action-packed season at the Dam Hotel in Wyong.

Fri 28 Sep 2018

Aimless Missiles still on target for whole lot of fun

Aimless Missiles still on target for whole lot of fun

AUDIENCE participation is what really hits the target for the Aimless Missiles, a rock band of five over-60s who are all about making sure the crowd has fun.

Thu 27 Sep 2018

Grandma Moses artists inspired from an early age

Grandma Moses artists inspired from an early age

GETTING into trouble for drawing when you shouldn't was a factor in the future success of these art competition winners.

Wed 26 Sep 2018

Walk raises dementia funds and special memories

Walk raises dementia funds and special memories

THE Grant McBride Memory Walk raised $20,000 for Dementia Australia, but it was an emotional journey for many participants.

Tue 25 Sep 2018

Artist 'lucky' to see beauty through the pain

Artist 'lucky' to see beauty through the pain

THE self-taught artist believes she was born with an incredible gift which hasn't been dulled by her life-long arthritis condition.

Sun 2 Sep 2018

Breast cancer exercise group much more than fitness

Breast cancer exercise group much more than fitness

CONNECTING, sharing, fitness, fun and self-confidence are what the Encore breast cancer exercise program is all about.

Sat 1 Sep 2018

Take a Memory Walk to fight dementia

Take a Memory Walk to fight dementia

POLITICIAN Emma McBride made a promise to her mother to do "everything I could to help people living with dementia and those who care for them".

Fri 31 Aug 2018

'Really amazing': Younger generation transforming aged care

'Really amazing': Younger generation transforming aged care

A WEEKLY playgroup at Bateau Bay is changing the lives of both children and the residents of the BUPA Aged Care centre where it is held.

Thu 30 Aug 2018

Cyclone warning: Veterans the winds of change in cricket

Cyclone warning: Veterans the winds of change in cricket

VETERANS is "the growth area of cricket," according to Central Coast Cyclones Cricket Club president Bob Newman.

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