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Collapse Issue 469 - 13 May 2019Issue 469 - 13 May 2019
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Fish kills could come with seismic testing - Abrahams
Dead fish came from commercial fishing
Councillors inspect Farnell Rd site
Public transport scores 65/100
Precinct committees suggested at residents' meeting
Fran turns 101
Ribbon awarded to cookery judge
Fire station opens its doors
Liberals promise $22M in road upgrades
Promises targeting the Peninsula
History of Robertson electorate
Polling booths
Mehrtens concerned about short-term accommodation
Nine-unit proposal referred to Ausgrid
Brewery proposal 'referred to applicant'
Aged care building construction 'on schedule'
Townhouse comment period still open
Approval for five townhouses
Capital works significantly over budget
Council to demolish after-school care building
Council abandons attempts to trap foxes
More attend Anzac events
Children at Anzac service 'encouraging'
Anzac service at surf club
Community association attends Anzac service
Rotary members attend dawn service
In-house Anzac commemoration
Rotary club honours final wishes
Soup and bread night for Rotary
Children learn to swim
Morning tea at Hardys Bay
Program for parents of adolescents
Trash and treasure raises $5000
Rotary hears about men's shed activities
PUDS aimed to balance growth with infrastructure
Time to think about a different society
Recycling machine - traffic, rubbish, noise and graffiti
Treat wetlands with more respect
Declare property portfolios
Breast screening available until July
Volunteers sought by dementia services provider
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Woy Woy could become gay-friendly arts precinct
Folk club anniversary attracts 100 guests
Author to speak at Umina library
Arts grants close at month's end
Little Theatre presents Priestley classic
Workshop held for Flash Festival
Greeting cards donated
Artists open new exhibition
Troubadour to host gypsy jazz-makers
Parents raise $29,000
Rewards for readers of fiction stories
Students offered a taste of beauty therapy course
Parents asked to be considerate
Anzac assembly at Umina campus
School crossing is upgraded
First place at Performing Arts Challenge
Campus shows support for farmers
Donations sought for Junkyard Playground
Parents asked to keep assembly area clear
School oval re-turfed
Aboriginal education worker starts
New gym program at Woy Woy South
Anzac Day special assembly
Semi-finalists not recorded in official life saving results
Woy Woy beaten in 'most exciting' rugby union match
PCYC boxers win medals in Warsaw
Both parties promise new netball clubhouse
Two flags for Ettalong women bowlers
Floorball women are national champions
Women's soccer teams leave opponents pointless
Joshua wins nine medals at Arafura Games
Long-time member wins first major singles title
Surf club holds Nipper presentations
Favourites defeated in bowls singles championship
Swans to hold Pink Socks Day

Folk club anniversary attracts 100 guests

The Troubadour Folk Club saw a record audience of more than 100 guests at the club's 20th anniversary celebration on May 4 at St Luke's Church, Woy Woy.

Club president Mr Michael Fine said it was an evening like no other for the club's founders.

"There were great performances from founders and current performers alike.

"The amazing audience lifted every song and performance, filling the hall in every sense as music reigned supreme," he said.

According to Mr Fine, the anniversary celebration was an opportunity to recognise the club's founders and early stalwarts, particularly Mr and Mrs Frank and Marilyn Russell, Mr Cec Bucello, Mr Warren Targett, Mr Stewart Ridgeway, Mr Shaun Scorr, Ms Linda Campbell and Mr Peter Mace.

"A special mention should also be made of the great work of Bill Bekric and Willie Timmerman, who contributed so much to the Troubadour's operation and spirit of inclusion and the joy of do-it-yourself folk music over the intervening years," Mr Fine said.

"It was a night, too, when those who were unable to be there for whatever reason were also remembered.

"Their voices live on and weren't forgotten," he said.

Mr Fine said: "There was also a great result achieved with fund-raising on the night, with a total of $800 raised for the benefit for the Central Coast Schizophrenia and Bipolar Fellowship," Mr Fine said.

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