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Power cut, roads closed and trains cancelled after storm
Southern Spirit women's captain out for four weeks
School sets up phone charging station
Water restrictions imposed after big rain
Pearl Beach residents trapped in street after storm
Community group asks residents to complete survey
Killcare residents query support for phone tower
Council grants $7500 to Peninsula projects
Australia Day festivities attract 10,000 to Woy Woy
Marquart calls Wallarah decision 'environment crap'
CWA branch submits plans for Umina hall
Hazardous chemical disposal
Clydesdales visit child care centre
Dancers for Chinese New Year
Joy celebrates 101 years
Opera in the Arboretum returns for 15th year
Exchange student tells of experience in Austria
Rotary club celebrates 44th year
Events held in lead-up to International Women's Day
Stall provides information about guide dogs
Smiles on Dials for disabled surfers
Roles for volunteers at Bays Fair
Float planned for Mardi Gras
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Extend tidy town spirit indefinitely
We call ourselves civilised
Council issues order to remove native ground cover
Peninsula has 1000 water bores
Train disruptions becoming more frequent
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Panel discussion about autism spectrum disorder
Heart health promoted on Valentine's Day
Surgeons complete breast operation
Auto-immune disease attacked brain cells
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Dancing by the Water series starts at Lions Park
All-round entertainer at folk club
Author talk in Woy Woy
Pearl Beach literary lunch attracts 100
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Debbie Ritchie nominated for State association award
Students urged to apply for performing arts program
Guessing competition for injured wildlife
School to hold Teddy Bears' Picnic
Students attend anti-bullying show
Ettalong students succeed at swimming carnival
Woy Woy students selected
Swimming carnival at leisure centre
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Golf course affected by flood and storm damage
Swans offer opportunity to try Aussie Rules
Ettalong women take out Summer League
Tahlia to compete in Para World Swimming Cup
Former Ettalong player named in Australian bowls team
Boxer defends unbeaten record
Local rugby league players make NRL Rookies list
Vacancies in netball and boxing

Events held in lead-up to International Women's Day

Three events will be held on the Peninsula as part of the Central Coast Women's Festival in the lead-up to International Women's Day on Sunday, March 8.

They will include a talk at the Peninsula Women's Health Centre, a barbecue fund-raiser in Umina and a luncheon held by the Deepwater Older Women's Network.

The Peninsula Women's Health Centre's celebration from 10am on Wednesday, March 4, will include a free talk by Naughty Noodle Fun Haus creative director Ms Glitta Supernova. Bookings are required.

Umina Country Women's Association branch barbecue fundraiser from 8am to 3pm on Saturday, March 7, at Bunnings Umina.

At 7pm in the evening, the Naughty Noodle Fun Haus will stage Rayon Riot II at its venue on Broken Bay Rd, Ettalong. Tickets must be purchased.

OnMarch 10, time unconfirmed,

The Deepwater Older Women's Network will hold an International Women's Day luncheon at Don Leggett Hall at Peninsula Village in Umina. Booking is required.

Festival committee member Ms Margaret Heathcote said it was not too late for Peninsula women's groups, businesses and service providers to get involved.

Ms Heathcote said the festival had become a lightning rod for women's interest groups and services.

She said that, at its core, the festival was about celebrating women and all they do, from the day to day to the extraordinary.





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