In NSW, Masks not Mandated, but…


The NSW Government is strongly encouraging use of masks in high-risk public settings to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. The advice ...Nothing found

Smiths Lake is Full


A predicted weather system for this weekend has prompted MidCoast Council to consider opening Smiths Lake entrance today. Smiths Lake ...Nothing found

Overboard Seafarer Not Wearing Lifejacket


AMSA urges crew to wear lifejackets after trawler tragedy. Don’t risk your life for the sake of comfort. ...Nothing found

Hawks Nest Dredging Starts


Dredging starts next week in Hawks Nest to remove 120,000 cubic metres of marine sand from the eastern channel of the lower Myall River. ...Nothing found

It’s Not Personal


Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel will conduct training in the Sydney region, Singleton and the Australian Capital Territory from early-May to early-June. The training ...Nothing found

Epidemiologist: Zero Cases Before Lifting Restrictions


UNSW Sydney’s Professor Mary-Louise McLaws says that rushing to lift restrictions could be catastrophic. By Cecilia Duong As states slowly start to ...Nothing found

Despite Repeated Warnings Faulty Airbags Still in Use


Motorists urged to check if they have remaining deadly Takata airbags. Nearly 200,000 vehicles fitted with potentially deadly airbags are still on ...Nothing found

Just Sayin’


Improper Use of Disinfectants. Due to recent speculation and social media activity, RB (the makers of Lysol and Dettol) has been ...Nothing found

Forster Main Beach to Close for Sand Shifting


With reduced activity at Forster Main Beach, MidCoast Council will reshape the Beach from Wednesday 29 April until Friday 1 May. ...Nothing found

Pilots’ Reminder to Stay Grounded


The Civil Aviation Safety Authority has told private and recreational pilots they must stay on the ground. Pilots should ensure they adhere ...Nothing found

Midcoast COVID-19 Closures


Cancellation of flights by Air Pelican on Thursday (26 March) has resulted in a closure of Taree Airport terminal. The airport is open ...Nothing found

King St Car Park Temporary Closure


Mall Car Park closed for structural assessments. City of Newcastle has temporarily closed the Mall Car Park on King Street to ...Nothing found

NSW Holiday Parks Close


Reflections Holiday Parks Responds to Yesterday’s NSW Public Health Order Now in Place The NSW Minister for ...Nothing found

Cessnock Council Limited Services


Council maintaining essential services. Waste Management Cessnock Waste Management Centre (CWMC) remains open to the public. All staff on site at ...Nothing found

Lake Council Restricts Face to Face Service


Lake Macquarie City Council’s face-to-face customer service is closed from today (27 March 2020) due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Customers can still ...Nothing found

Park and Ride Suspended


Park and Ride on hold and Blackbutt Reserve closed to the public. City of Newcastle will suspend its commuter bus Park and ...Nothing found

Lake Holiday Parks Close Today


All four Lake Mac Holiday Parks are closed from today, Thursday 26 March. Lake Macquarie City Council Manager Property and Business Development ...Nothing found

Region’s Council Services Restricted


Newcastle All City of Newcastle cultural facilities have closed until further notice but will continue to engage audiences online following a ...Nothing found

Warning on COVID-19 Scams


Australians should be aware scammers are adapting existing technology to play on people’s fears around coronavirus and selling products claiming to prevent or ...Nothing found

Patrolled Lake Beaches Closed Sunday. But..


Lake Mac beaches to close temporarily on Sunday to plan for future operations. Council will close all four of its patrolled beaches ...Nothing found

Local Councils Respond to Epidemic


Cessnock Open Space and Community Facilities Closures. To help slow the spread of COVID-19, and to prioritise the well-being of Council ...Nothing found

Newcastle City Updates on Health & Safety


Latest information about the City’s response is available at www.newcastle.nsw.gov.au/covid-19. City eases COVID-19 pressures for supermarkets and doctors’ surgeries ...Nothing found

Update for MidCoast Residents on COVID19


General Manager Adrian Panuccio said events and programs at libraries and the Regional Art Gallery have been suspended. Council will also close ...Nothing found

Newcastle City Swimming Centres Update


End of season closure will be brought forward to Monday 23March for City-owned swimming centres across the local government area. City ...Nothing found

RDA Hunter Defence Tech Expo Postponed


RAAF Base Williamtown, in partnership with Defence industry, was scheduled to host the second annual Regional Development Australia (RDA) Hunter Tech Expo Wednesday 18 March ...Nothing found

Newcastle Playhouse and Libraries Update


City’s cultural facilities’ response to COVID-19 In response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) the Federal Government has introduced social distancing measures, which include limiting ...Nothing found

Singleton Council Responds to COVID-19


Singleton Council announced its COVID-19 (Coronavirus) strategy, with heightened health warnings about the highly infectious disease. The Emergency Services Expo planned for ...Nothing found

Woolies Boomer Hour 7~8 AM


Woolworths dedicated shopping hour for the elderly and people with disability. Woolworths Supermarkets is introducing temporary measures across its stores to help ...Nothing found

Singleton LGA at Water Level 2


Level 2 water restrictions now apply to Singleton water customers. With no end in sight for dry weather conditions and falling levels ...Nothing found

Join FluTrack to Inform Spread of Virus


Join FluTracking survey to monitor potential coronavirus outbreak in Australia. FluTracking, the national online influenza surveillance system, will start today to track ...Nothing found


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