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29 Jun 2020
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Road works receive $1.4 million in government funding
Community events granted $42,000
Working bees weed and mulch Runway Park gardens
Phegans Bay rock climber rescued by helicopter
Funds committed to improve facilities for commuters
Certificate issued for rail tunnel phone tower
Investigation under way after human jawbone found
Council to look into installing soap in public toilets
Soap is the best hand cleaner, student experiment finds
Soap is the best hand cleaner, students show
Water and sewerage maintenance projects announced
Former Member for Gosford dies aged 90
Construction certificate for $2.3 million gymnasium
Application to build three townhouses
Construction certificate for Ettalong multi-dwellings
Council biodiversity strategy to be redrafted
Councillors decide to attend briefings remotely
Landscaping work in Woy Woy town centre
Dedicated team for Woy Woy
Libraries re-open on a limited basis
Progress association launches online fundraising effort
Cenotaph to be restored and featured on website
Planning Panel proves to be more costly, says Tesch
Rate notices to include hardship advice
New Rotary president at Woy Woy
No clear Covid roadmap for tourism, Tesch claims
Support line advertised in shopping centres
MP recognises a Woy Woy business in parliament
One quarter of average rainfall recorded for June
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Someone needed to stand up to buzzword-led invasion
Call to Council to publish a full response
Are public toilets cleaned regularly and well?
Commuter bus could not be booked by phone
Average bloke cannot afford extra tolls
Economic Strategy is same meaningless flummery
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Second edition of Stories from Patonga is planned
Award winner finds success as 'mature model'
Gallery re-opens in Ettalong
Television appearance for 79-year-old 'singing caddie'
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Archaeological dig to be conducted at school
Pick up and drop off rules enforced
Kindergarten information sessions to be held in July
Music bus returns after hiatus
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Bowling greens re-open for normal use this week
Peninsula loses 'all-time great sporting identity'
Woy Woy Lions resume training
Life Saving Club prepares for 100th birthday

Bowling greens re-open for normal use this week

Everglades Country Club in Woy Woy will re-open its bowling greens for normal use this week, after almost two months of reduced hours.

Organiser Mr John Orme said: "After a six week hiatus, Everglades country club was the first club in NSW to resume lawn bowls.

"Thanks to management, the bowlers resumed on May 5 using a two-hour roll-up session three times each day on Tuesdays, Thursday and Saturdays.

The month of May saw 600 attendees getting passive exercise and catching up with old friends thus helping mental health after being isolating for over six weeks.

"It was pleasing to see what just two hours a couple of days a week can do for general health and comradeship.

"A raffle was also run raising just over $1000 for Central Coast Kids in Need.

"The June attendance is set to top over 700 after visits from other clubs members including Ettalong, Umina, Gosford and Davistown.

"Bowls at Everglades will resume as normal from July 1," he said.





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