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Archive - June 2020

The Credeaux Canvas: Live Theatre In Sydney
30 Jun 2020
The Credeaux Canvas: Live Theatre In Sydney
Live theatre is returning: Sydney’s first play after lockdown! 
Here’s Why We Can’t Stop Getting Lost in National Parks
28 Jun 2020
Here’s Why We Can’t Stop Getting Lost in National Parks
As national parks and trails across Australia spring back to life post-pandemic, new research from Edith Cowan University (ECU) has revealed the risky behaviour of visitors is placing their safety in danger. 
Creative Art Central Seeks Big Ideas for New Local Works
26 Jun 2020
Creative Art Central Seeks Big Ideas for New Local Works
Professional artists and producers across all art forms and cultural practices are invited to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) for Central Coast Council's Creative Art Central annual program. 
Entries for the Annual Mental Health Art Works! Exhibition are now open!
25 Jun 2020
Entries for the Annual Mental Health Art Works! Exhibition are now open!
The annual Mental Health Art Works! Exhibition, organised by local not-for-profit Central Coast Primary Care, has opened entries for the 2020 event. The 8-day exhibition held during Mental Health Month in October is a celebration of creativity and Mental Health; bringing it into the light and working to reduce the stigma faced by those with a lived experience of mental illness. 
GIVIT and TAUBMANS ‘In It Together’ fundraiser for regional communities reaches $150,000
25 Jun 2020
GIVIT and TAUBMANS ‘In It Together’ fundraiser for regional communities reaches $150,000
Isolating DIYers and professional painters have raised an incredible $150,000 for the ‘In It Together’ campaign, by TAUBMANS® paint by PPG and national online charity GIVIT, supporting regional communities in need after recent bushfires, prolonged drought, floods and now COVID-19. 
Plan for Local Economy to Recover, Reimagine, Revitalise and Rebound
24 Jun 2020
Plan for Local Economy to Recover, Reimagine, Revitalise and Rebound
Central Coast Council has developed the region's first overarching Economic Development Strategy and Recovery and Resilience Framework which are currently on public exhibition for the community to submit feedback. 
Central Coast Mountain Bike Club  launches new Downhill Extension Trail
23 Jun 2020
Central Coast Mountain Bike Club launches new Downhill Extension Trail
Central Coast Mountain Bike Club launches new Downhill Extension Trail with Jack Moir World Cup Racer and Forestry NSW. 
Youth Art Project to Inspire Reduction of Single Use Plastics
20 Jun 2020
Youth Art Project to Inspire Reduction of Single Use Plastics
Young people aged 12-24, who live, work, study or play on the Central Coast are invited to submit an artwork that promotes 'Living Green' - a key theme identified by young people as part of Central Coast Council's Youth Strategy. 
Lake Munmorah's New Recreational Facility Plans on Display for Community Comment
19 Jun 2020
Lake Munmorah's New Recreational Facility Plans on Display for Community Comment
A second round of community consultation is now underway for the new Lake Munmorah Recreational Facility to create a space which meets the community's needs now and into the future. 
When a Free Drink on Vacation can Save the Environment
18 Jun 2020
When a Free Drink on Vacation can Save the Environment
It’s not every week a researcher finds the actual answer to her academic challenge is to offer free drinks all round – then wins a global prize for the discovery. 
Council launches NSW Planning Portal
18 Jun 2020
Council launches NSW Planning Portal
Central Coast Council has taken steps to improve the development related application process with the launch of the NSW Planning Portal. 
Council supports National Blood Donor Week
17 Jun 2020
Council supports National Blood Donor Week
Central Coast Council thanked the efforts of all blood donors and urged everyone to consider blood donation during National Blood Donor Week from 14 June. 
COVID-19 Awareness for Food Service Training
17 Jun 2020
COVID-19 Awareness for Food Service Training
Free Voluntary Online Course on COVID-19 food safety awareness 
CSIRO Study Reveals COVID-19’s Impact on Weight and Emotional Wellbeing
17 Jun 2020
CSIRO Study Reveals COVID-19’s Impact on Weight and Emotional Wellbeing
A new study by Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, has found that weight and emotional wellbeing has suffered throughout the COVID-19 lockdown, with Australians also feeling concerned about how long it will take for life to return to “normal”. 
Council Leisure Centres, Gyms, Indoor Pools and Gosford Regional Galley next to Reopen
14 Jun 2020
Council Leisure Centres, Gyms, Indoor Pools and Gosford Regional Galley next to Reopen
Following the latest easing of COVID-19 restrictions, Council will reopen additional facilities as outlined below with a range of safety measures in place. 
Kicking Goals – New Digital Scoreboard for Woy Woy Oval
14 Jun 2020
Kicking Goals – New Digital Scoreboard for Woy Woy Oval
While sportsgrounds and sport facilities have been closed in line with COVID-19 restrictions, Central Coast Council has completed the installation of a new multi-purpose digital scoreboard at Woy Woy Oval. 
Council Thinking Outside the Box to Deliver Events
13 Jun 2020
Council Thinking Outside the Box to Deliver Events
The events sector has been hit hard by COVID-19 and this has included a host of events presented by Central Coast Council. 
World Continence Week 17th – 23rd June
12 Jun 2020
World Continence Week 17th – 23rd June
Take back control and get your continence back! 
Council Seeks Input on Lagoon Trail
11 Jun 2020
Council Seeks Input on Lagoon Trail
Central Coast Council are inviting the community to help design a new walking trail around Terrigal Lagoon. 
Council Calls for Artists for Landmark Pelican Sculpture
10 Jun 2020
Council Calls for Artists for Landmark Pelican Sculpture
The pelican has been synonymous with The Entrance for generations and now Central Coast Council prepares to cast its net in the search for a public artist to create a unique and engaging significant landmark Pelican sculpture. 
Central Coast Welcomes the Return of Holidaymakers
7 Jun 2020
Central Coast Welcomes the Return of Holidaymakers
As people make plans for the long weekend and July school holidays, Council is sending the message loud and clear - the Central Coast is open for business for both visitors and residents. 
$1.9million upgrade of Tuggerah intersection underway
5 Jun 2020
$1.9million upgrade of Tuggerah intersection underway
Road maintenance and construction are part of the essential services Central Coast Council is continuing to deliver during COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and one of the major projects underway is an upgrade of the intersection of Bryant Drive and Lake Road, Tuggerah. 
Commonwealth Government Scholarship Scheme for Young Australians aged 15 to 24
4 Jun 2020
Commonwealth Government Scholarship Scheme for Young Australians aged 15 to 24
An Exciting Scholarship Scheme is now available on the Coast for our Youth to cover their study costs and more. The government have chosen the Gosford Region as a focus area out of only 10 regions throughout Australia. 
Now is the Time to Get Tested for Covid-19
4 Jun 2020
Now is the Time to Get Tested for Covid-19
With government restrictions easing and COVID-19 cases falling, it might seem like COVID-19 is a thing of the past. However, without a vaccination and with increased movement of people around the state, it could take just one new case on the Central Coast to start a new wave of the virus. 
Council Libraries Reopen Gradually to Keep Customers Safe
2 Jun 2020
Council Libraries Reopen Gradually to Keep Customers Safe
Central Coast Council Library branches at Erina, Tuggerah, Bateau Bay and Umina Beach are open to the public from today, Monday 1 June offering limited services to ensure staff are able to keep customers safe in line with the easing of COVID-19 restrictions, and while refurbishments undertaken at some branches during closure can be completed. 
Join Thousands of Australians as they Register for Fly into July
2 Jun 2020
Join Thousands of Australians as they Register for Fly into July
The Fly into July challenge is designed to encourage people of all abilities to increase their level of daily activity through logging their distance/steps for each day of the month. 
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