Sport

Jemma Smith to compete with Newport

Umina Beach Surf Life Saving Club’s medal-winning surfer Jemma Smith has decided to move to the Newport club to pursue her competition career.Umina club president Mr Stephen Scahill said the club was proud of Jemma’s…

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Plans for ‘spot’ skatepark in Woy Woy or Ettalong

Plans for a new “spot” skatepark at Woy Woy or Ettalong are included Central Coast Council’s skatepark plan currently on exhibition for public comment.The exact location of the new Peninsula skatepark, which could be eight…


Veteran Pairs bowls finals

Victor Gauci and George Boni are the Umina Beach Men’s Bowling Club’s 2020 Veteran Pairs Champions.They won their match against Larry Johnston and Terry Brown, 19-11.However, the score did not reflect how close the game…


Teeball and modball players wanted

Peninsula Ducks Softball Club is still looking for players aged five to 12 years to fill teeball and modball teams. Players must supply joggers and shin pads, but no experience is necessary.The cost is $135…


Umina United takes over-45s title

A Umina United Eagles over-45 men’s soccer team has been named champion of its division, after it won 13 out of their 14 games this season.The club’s M45D team manager Mr Phil Wearmouth said he…


Disabled Surfers cancel December event

The Disabled Surfers Association has cancelled its Smiles on Dials event scheduled for Saturday, December 5.Central Coast branch president Ms Rae Fiechter said the committee had voted unanimously to postpone the season start until February….


Paul Sharpe awarded surf club life membership

Umina Surf Life Saving Club has awarded Mr Paul Sharpe life membership to honour more than 40 years with the club.Mr Sharpe joined the club at the age of six in 1976.Club president Mr Stephen…



Charity bowls raises $1200

A charity bowls event held at Ettalong Bowling Club on September 27 attracted 60 bowlers and raised $1200.Charity bowls coordinator Mr Ken Dixon said more than $20,000 had been raised this year by the group…


Little Athletics season starts

Woy Woy Little Athletics will start its season of weekly competition on Friday, October 9.The season will run through to March.Woy Woy Peninsula Little Athletics caters for children aged between 5 and 17 years of…