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Terrigal Boardwalk opened

Posted by Edgar Adams on 5 May 2021
Terrigal Boardwalk opened
Following more than 30 years of argument and 11 months of construction, the new boardwalk linking Terrigal Beach to The Haven was officially opened by Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Member for Terrigal Adam Crouch in mid-April. Ms Berejiklian said the 277-metre-long boardwalk has been designed to complement the natural environment and is composed of materials that can withstand the elements to ensure its longevity into the future. "Building a boardwalk to better connect Terrigal ha...
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June long weekend booked out - summer season looking good

Posted by Edgar Adams on 3 July 2020
June long weekend booked out - summer season looking good
Holiday letting agents at Ettalong and Terrigal are reporting the best June long weekend for years. Stephen Brooks from Accom Holiday Rentals told CCBR that all their properties in Ettalong Beach, Terrigal and Avoca Beach were fully booked. "Due to the COVID19 lockdown we did not plan to let any of our properties," he said. "But at the last minute the restrictions were changed allowing people to get away and the phones started ringing." Mr Brooks said that while it...
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Council changes tack on tourism

Posted by Edgar Adams on 3 June 2020
Council changes tack on tourism
At its May 11 meeting Central Coast Council adopted a new way forward in respect of marketing tourism. With the current tourism marketing contract, which had a total focus on digital marketing using social media, expiring on 30 June 2020 the current model for tourism management has been identified as requiring a change. This is to ensure that the regional and strategic focus is achieved with the delivery of the Destination Brand Strategy, Tourism Opportunity Plan and meet the needs of...
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Early 2020 start for The Archibald Gosford Development

Posted by Edgar Adams on 11 November 2019
Early 2020 start for The Archibald Gosford Development
Originally proposed in 2014 the development that will be built on the corner of Mann and Donnison Streets, Gosford is about to become a reality with Sydney developers, the ICC Development Group announcing in mid-October that construction would commence in early 2020. The $400 million development will have two towers 25 and 26 storeys high and will take around 28 months to complete. Sydney architect Nigel Dickson, Managing Director of Dickson Rothschild designed the original project in 2...
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Day trippers up - overnighters down

Posted on 1 June 2019
Day trippers up - overnighters down
Tourism Research Australia and Destination NSW have released visitor travel data for the year ended December 2018 for all regions across Australia and they make interesting reading for the Central Coast's tourism industry. Domestic Daytrip Travel ('000) 2018 3,879 2017 3,568 2016 3,453 2015 3,280 2014 3,195 The past five yea...
Posted in:June 2019Tourism News  

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