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14 Jun 2022
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No council option to retain Pelican Park playground
Woy Woy consultation open for three more weeks
Tesch encourages locals to have their say
Council holds 15-minute online information sessions
Peninsula News readers disadvantaged
Vietnam Veterans' case officer awarded OAM
Umina oval and leisure centre are major budget items
Council elections delayed more than two years
Labor call for council democracy 'sooner, not later'
Bonanza Book Fair to benefit PCYC
Maritime historian speaks to Umina Rotary club
Woy Woy library to be repainted
Car boot sales prove opportunity for Men's Shed
Rotary club raises $25,000 from Opera in Arboretum
Random patrols at shopping centre
New patron for Rotary club
Microplastics workshop to be held at Patonga
Support available following plastic bag ban
More than 630 houses to be without power this month
Rotary club members collect $6000 for Salvos
Men's Shed to operate at two sites while shed is built
Senior surf presentation held at Diggers
Need for community education about trees, says GUST
Just 6mm in 16 days is well below average
Channel plan to cost $1.2M for five 'precincts'
Peninsula News launches Peninsula planning portal
Repair Pelican Park, don't remove it
Feeble justification for delay in council democracy
Masterplan leaves unanswered questions
Council operating budget needs to fix problems
Administrator should be replaced before election
Unelected council should not keep spending our money
Active cases lowest since January 2
Baby baskets donated to mark branch birthday
Aged care volunteers wanted
BreastScreen returns to Woy Woy CWA
Sister Carmel Silvas retires after 49 years' nursing
Women's Health Donor Circle started for health centre
Aged care residents make 'fiddle quilts'
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Music scholarships announced after annual concert
'Great families of folk' to perform at folk club
Monthly play readings resume
'Curved piecing' in patchwork workshop
Watercolour perspectives in the landscape
New art gallery from local artists
Woy Woy Roosters look to bounce back
'Come and try' outrigger canoes
Donation for hospital surgical area paging system
Bridge club to hold national qualifying event
Woy Woy in 28-0 rugby union defeat



Men's Shed to operate at two sites while shed is built

The Umina Beach Men's Shed will continue to operate from its Birdwood Ave facility while the new shed in Osborne Ave is being built.

The Shed will operate at Birdwood Ave on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings; and at Osborne Ave on Mondays and Fridays.

"We are delighted to report that, at long last, the project is on the move," said secretary Mr Vic Brown.

"The concrete has arrived and is currently curing.

"At last we have some evidence on site that the project is truly underway.

"Hopefully in the next few days, the site drainage will be completed and the delivery of the actual shed materials will commence and assembly on site will get underway.

"Once the Shed Shell structure is completed, our Shed members have a variety of real challenges ahead.

"We will need volunteer tilers for the bathroom and kitchen areas, carpentry handymen for the walls, lads to assist in the installation of the insulation, as well as painters, welders and metal workers for the hand rails and gates on the walk ways.'

Mr Brown said gardeners would also be needed for landscaping and hedge plantings.

He said he was hopeful many of Shed members and supporters and local residents would sign up to help.

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