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About About the Central Coast

About the Central Coast is a personal blog celebrating the activities of our local amateur and semi-professional artists and entertainers. Readers will find photos I've taken of local attractions and beauty spots in and around the Central Coast of NSW, plus information and reviews on their favourite local theatre groups, bands and artists.

Dangar Island and the Hawkesbury

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This month the village bus trip visited the Hawkesbury where we boarded a cruise that included a tour of Dangar Island followed by a cruise around the Hawkesbury River estuary. Here are some photos I took on while I was … Continue reading

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St Albans

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This month the village bus trip took us to St Albans, a pretty little hamlet just beyond Wiseman’s Ferry. We got there by way of Spencer, on the Wiseman’s Ferry Road, and back via a little known road to Bucketty … Continue reading

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ATCC COAST ARTS RADIO SPOT AUGUST 2018


If you missed my spot on Meredith Gilmore’s Coast Arts radio show last weekend, you can listen online now at https://soundcloud.com/meredithgilmore/theatre-on-the-coast-august-2018-as-broadcast-on-coast-arts-5818 As broadcast on Coast Arts radio program Sunday August 5 2018,  COAST FM 963 Gosford, Central Coast Community Radio. … Continue reading

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ATCC COAST ARTS RADIO SPOT JULY 2018


If you missed my spot on Meredith Gilmore’s Coast Arts radio show last weekend, you can listen online now at https://soundcloud.com/meredithgilmore/theatre-on-the-coast-july-2018-broadcast-on-coast-arts-8718 As broadcast on Coast Arts radio program Sunday July 8 2018,  COAST FM 963 Gosford, Central Coast Community Radio. … Continue reading

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Theatrical Overview – by Karen Ractliffe


  SHORT REVIEWS OF SOME OF THIS YEAR’S BEST LOCAL THEATRE In recent months I’ve witnessed some exemplary local productions and, although I’ve already mentioned many of these in my monthly radio spots on the Coast Arts programme*, I wanted … Continue reading

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ATCC COAST ARTS RADIO SPOT JUNE 2018


If you missed my spot on Meredith Gilmore’s Coast Arts radio show last weekend, you can listen online now at https://soundcloud.com/meredithgilmore/theatre-on-the-coast-june-2018-as-broadcast-on-coast-arts-27518 As broadcast on Coast Arts radio program Sunday May 27 2018,  COAST FM 963 Gosford, Central Coast Community Radio. … Continue reading

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ATCC COAST ARTS RADIO SPOT MAY 2018


If you missed my spot on Meredith Gilmore’s Coast Arts radio show last weekend, you can listen online now at https://soundcloud.com/meredithgilmore/coast-arts-theatre-segment-may-2018-as-broadcast-29418 As broadcast on Coast Arts radio program Sunday April 29 2018,  COAST FM 963 Gosford, Central Coast Community Radio. … Continue reading

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