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Rescue alliance keeps vital service flying

Posted by Edgar Adams on 6 May 2020
Rescue alliance keeps vital service flying
A unique business alliance formed on the Central Coast is helping to keep the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service flying for communities on the Coast and beyond. The Central Coast Alliance was founded in 2012 by three local businesses, BJ Howes Metaland, Bishop Collins Chartered Accountants, Insurance House an Aubrey Brown Lawyers, with the group combining financial resources to sponsor events not only on the Central Coast but throughout the Hunter and New England North West. ...
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Bouddi Foundation for the Arts celebrates 10 years with $10,000 Award

Posted by Edgar Adams on 6 May 2020
Bouddi Foundation for the Arts celebrates 10 years with $10,000 Award
This year the Bouddi Foundation for the Arts celebrates its 10th anniversary and to celebrate their achievement is offering a special $10,000 Award to mark the occasion. In the 10 years since its inception the Foundation has supported young artists of all persuasions whether they be actors, singers, painters, musicians, sculptors, photographers, film makers, dancers, and puppet makers. Each year young people are encouraged to apply for grants to help further their education which will e...
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Door closes on Woy Woy Leagues Club

Posted by Edgar Adams on 6 May 2020
Door closes on Woy Woy Leagues Club

Easts Group has announced that it will permanently close Woy Woy Leagues Club, in Blackwall Road, following sustained trading losses over many years.

The Club had been closed since mid-March as part of the shutting down of non-essential services in the wake of COVID-19.

Easts Group have been propping up Woy Woy Leagues since entering into a Joint Venture in 2012 on the basis that they could turn it around.

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Council addressing Coast commuter crisis

Posted by Edgar Adams on 11 March 2020
A recent report on the social impact of commuting, commissioned by Central Coast Council, by research group Urbis confirms the disturbing fact commuters: spend up to five hours a day getting to and from work, family breakdown in the region is among the highest in Australia with 9,500 couples experiencing relationship stress with the risk of divorce increasing by 40%, overall commuters suffer increased levels of fatigue, stress and wellbeing issues. Environmental impact While the ...
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100 GIGABITS PER SECOND INTERNET FOR GOSFORD AND CENTRAL COAST

Posted by Edgar Adams on 11 March 2020
It will be revolutionary but the Economic Development team at Central Coast Council, supported by Council's Chief Information Officer, Peter Auhl, have plans to put Gosford and the Central Coast on the global  map with ultra-fast and affordable Mutli-Gigabit connectivity that will drive business to locate to Gosford and the broader Central Coast. With speeds up to 100 gigabits per second, this infrastructure initiative will work in conjunction with the commuter strategy reducing ...
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