BURTON TOYOTA SURF REPORT – SOME QUALITY WAVES AHEAD

I like the look of the weekend for hitting the coast and finding some quality waves. The swell size and direction looks really good. Winds will be light and variable so it won't be perfect ...
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MAN WANTED OVER ‘UPSKIRTING’ INCIDENT

Police are on the hunt for a man accused of 'upskirting' females on the Central Coast. Police say that a man was seen in the female toilets at a Lake Munmorah shopping centre between 9.30am ...
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DRUG STRIKE FORCE DESCENDS ON CENTRAL COAST

Six search warrants have been carried out across Sydney and the Central Coast targeting the supply of drugs coming from the internet and post. Last Thursday, police executed three search warrants in addresses in Penrith, ...
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WAR WAGED OVER STATE SEAT GOSFORD

The New South Wales Liberal party has announced it will return a government service centre to the Peninsula- as it ramps up its campaign to secure the State Seat of Gosford. Meantime the Opposition was ...
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JAIL FOR MAN WHO STOLE DYING WOMAN’S HANDBAG

A man who stole a dying woman's handbag on the Central Coast has been jailed for at least seven months. Jason Hall robbed nurse Kay Shaylor after she was involved in a crash at North ...
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SPIDERS CREEP INTO COASTIES’ HEARTS

Spiders aren't usually known for their beauty and dance moves, but two Central Coast photographers are hoping to change that. The colourful Peacock Spider has become the focus of a new project and it's now ...
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MILLIONS PROMISED FOR ROADS AS BY-ELECTION RACE HEATS UP

The conga-line of political heavyweights continued on the Central Coast, today as the race for the Gosford state by-election draws closer. Today the Liberal Party promised millions for the region's roads- but locals aren't happy ...
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WEATHER: SOUTHERLY CHANGE ON THE WAY

Autumn so far has been dominated by a warm, moist, tropical air mass from the north. Overnight a southerly is going to move in across the Central Coast and Hunter, and push further north across ...
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BATTLE LINES DRAWN AT TAFE

Central Coast TAFE has become a major battleground in the fight for the State Seat of Gosford. Today the Liberal Party confirming it's a priority ...
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PRIVACY WOES AT CENTRAL COAST HEALTH

Central Coast Health has hit back at claims it isn't doing enough to protect the privacy of patients. It comes after a report showed there have been more than 30 breaches in the past two ...
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WEATHER: STORMY TIMES

The days have a defined tropical feel to them at the moment and tropics are famous for big storms. This afternoon we've seen the skies light up across many areas of NSW and tomorrow will ...
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GOSFORD BY-ELECTION HEATING UP AS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE DEMANDS ACTION

It may surprise those who have seen her campaigning over the past few weeks, but today Liesl Tesch officially launched her campaign. It comes as the Peninsula Chamber of Commerce called for parties to show ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – MORE RAIN TO COME…

As many coastal communities are awash with constant rain many inland communities are still awaiting their turn. Tomorrow rain will begin to move in from the far west falling across central NSW to the western ...
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DELUGE REPLENISHES HUNTER WATER SUPPLIES

As the north coast recovers from a deluge - in the Hunter, the rain hasn't been all bad news. The weather system has topped up the region's water supply, and there's more on the way ...
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RAISING AWARENESS ON THE CENTRAL COAST

The Central Coast community banded together today, raising awareness and funds for two worthy causes. Would be soldiers supported Autism Australia, while riders hit the road for the annual Black Dog ride ...
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19 CHARGES LAID IN TARGETED CENTRAL COAST POLICE OPERATION

A 19-year-old man will face court after police allegedly located 73 MDMA tablets during the search of a car at Erina, as part of a targeted police operation over the weekend. On Friday and Saturday, ...
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ECSTASY ALLEGEDLY DISCOVERED ON A MAN TRAVELLING WITHOUT TRAIN TICKET

A man initially stopped for not having a valid train ticket will face court later this week, after allegedly being found in possession of more than 230 ecstasy tablets. Police first spoke to the 19-year-old ...
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WARNING AS WATER RISES ACROSS COAST

Heavy rain in Ourimbah transformed Burns Road into a makeshift water park for these children today. Levels reached just under a metre in the low lying stretch of road, which is notorious for flooding. It ...
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FASHIONISTAS FLOCK TO COAST

A group of talented designers are leading the charge, in the push to earn the Central Coast a place in the world of fashion. Tonight we take a sneak peak behind the scenes of the ...
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FLOOD RESCUES IN NORTHERN NSW AFTER PEOPLE IGNORE WARNINGS

At least three flood rescues have been carried out in northern New South Wales, as a low and trough continues to bring heavy rain and strong winds to the region. The rescues have been the ...
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DOCTORS UNDER PRESSURE

It's no secret GP's on the Peninsula are beyond capacity - but with one major practice set to close it's doors in a matter of weeks the issue has now been raised with the federal ...
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TESCH TALKS FISHING TO HELP SNAG VOTERS

Hoping to hook some more votes, Labor candidate for the state seat of Gosford took her campaign to Woy Woy Wharf today. Liesl Tesch calling on the government to re-think planned changes for the fishing ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – VERY DANGEROUS SYSTEM DEVELOPING

All week we have had to deal with a trough sitting over the east coast spawning multiple small low pressure cells. Tonight one intense East-Coast Low will form off the northern NSW coast. This has the ...
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THE SURF REPORT WITH GAV

Surfing on the northern side the weekends East-Coast Low will be fine so conditions should remain OK for the Quicksilver Pro. Most of the NSW coast will be a blow out with dangerous conditions developing ...
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41-YEAR-OLD TO FRONT COURT OVER ALLEGED ONLINE SEX CRIMES

A man on the Central Coast who believed he was talking online with a 14-year-old girl will appear in court today, to face a number of charges. Police from the Sex Crimes Squad began engaging ...
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FRIENDS RIDE 4 RILEY

A tragic accident which left a 16 year-old boy paralysed has sent shockwaves through the Tuggerah Lakes Secondary College. And while students are still coming to terms with what happened, they're determined to use their ...
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DAYS NUMBERED FOR STATION MASTERS COTTAGE

Bulldozers are set to move in on one of Ourimbah's oldest buildings shortly...with the state government this week confirming plans to demolish the Station Masters Cottage - saying it's structurally unsound. Member for The Entrance, ...
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LUCKY ESCAPE

A father and his two year-old daughter have had a lucky escape today after the car he was driving went down an embankment on The Ridgeway road near Ourimbah. The 37 year-old said he could ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – HEAVY RAIN SET TO RETURN TO THE COAST

The northern NSW coast got a much needed break from heavy overnight rain accumulating 100 to 200mm for most of the coast. The trough drifted offshore today. Tomorrow an East-Coast Low is likely to form ...
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CHURCH RUNS FOR CHRISTIAN DEMOCRATS

The Gosford state by-election has seen another local identity join the race. Author Andrew Church today confirming he will run for the Christian Democratic Party ...
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