It has been a big year with many challenges with huge efforts to protect our parks, Memorial Hall and environment for the future but we have had many terrific outcomes with 2017 shaping up to be a positive year for our local community.
Symphony Central Coast presents “Classics” conducted by Steven Stanke at the Central Coast Grammar School on 4 December
A celebration picnic, native gardens, baby kids market and weekend gigs – its a busy weekend.
The new Central Coast Council has abandoned plans to reclassify our parks under the now infamous “Land Sale Strategy” of the former Gosford City Council.
This Sunday starting at 2pm, you can here some of the best prodigies on the Central Coast
perform when Symphony Central Coast presents: Concert No.3: Prodigies.
Council is considering an application for a nine-room boarding house on the corner of Ocean View Drive and Prince Street Wamberal.
UPDATE: Council has extended the period for submissions until 5pm Friday 16 September 2016.
If approved, it would consist of nine studio type apartments in two buildings.
Many in the community are concerned that development looks more like nine studio apartments rather than a boarding house, that it is highly unsuitable in an R2 low density residential zone with major traffic issues and could be easily converted to high cost, short term tourist accommodation in the future.
The Bato Yard skate park with the deepest bowl in Australia (at 3.6 metres) officially opens on Sunday.
Here is a list of events and gigs on this weekend for grown ups and kids most of which are free, so go out and support our local talent and our local venues this Friday and Saturday.
Following the death of a passenger on Sunday night, there is a new Change.org petition to have work done to address safety at the notorious Willoughby Road causeway.
Thee have been a large number of crashes and near misses over the years. The road becomes very slippery even after heavy dew and the golf course frequently has to repair the fence caused by cars hitting it.
We now have 10 sample letters that you, your family, friends and colleagues can send to the Central Coast Council to save the Benjamin Parker Reserve.
The Council report recommends that children play on the narrow strip of land between LakeView Road and Terrigal Lagoon; next to a sewer pump station, open stormwater drains and a busy road on flood prone land. Check out the photos.