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Information Sun, 31/05/2020 - 3:12pm

In the April NACCAi community update the Committee advised that the next step in updating the constitution was to prepare another draft constitution for members to review. We have completed this...

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by: bobreid
Information Sun, 31/05/2020 - 2:39pm

Thank you Bottlenose and NigelT for identifying this beach - it is named Culburra Cove, and according to Bottlenose it was taken by Steve Colvin in the 1930's - 40's.

Today the beach looks...

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by: bobreid
Information Fri, 29/05/2020 - 8:50am

Due to the meeting restrictions from the coronavirus the next NACCAi ordinary meeting which is scheduled for Saturday 13 June has been cancelled.

The Committee will publish another...

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by: bobreid
Information Thu, 28/05/2020 - 3:00pm

Stuck at home? Go places with this week's Word-Search Puzzle ...

by: dougk
Information Mon, 25/05/2020 - 12:05am

This pretty little beach is one of North Arm Cove's secrets. When this photo was taken many years ago there were no houses next to the beach, and now there are quite a few. Once again it shows...

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by: bobreid
Thu, 21/05/2020 - 3:00pm

For something a little dramatic ..

by: dougk
Information Sun, 17/05/2020 - 10:35pm

This is an interesting photo.

It shows five men standing on the boundaries of lot 871 in Port Stephens City.

The two men in the foreground are standing next to white pegs - these...

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by: bobreid
Information Sun, 10/05/2020 - 9:40pm

This photo was probably taken from the vicinity of about 66-74 Cove Boulevarde and looks to the north.

The first house on the left is 52 Cove Boulevarde, and it is presently being rebuilt...

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by: bobreid
Thu, 07/05/2020 - 3:45pm

MidCoast Council mayor, David West has supported the move to postpone September's local government elections until 2021. If you have missed this news you can read about the statement here....

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by: mpickles
Thu, 07/05/2020 - 3:00pm

Exercise those brain cells!

by: dougk
Information Tue, 05/05/2020 - 9:15am

The MidCoast Council has given us the authority to reopen the tennis court using the Covid-19 guidelines set by Tennis NSW.

This means we can now accept bookings for club members under 70...

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by: tonyh
Information Sun, 03/05/2020 - 10:26pm

This photo was taken in 1975 by our then President, Dr Colvin. The association was quite concerned about derelict oyster leases throughout the Cove, and was chasing up NSW Fisheries to get...

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by: bobreid
Oystercatcher
Sun, 03/05/2020 - 10:12pm

Community groups were invited to participate in a zoom workshop on migratory shore birds in the Port Stephens Estuary. I represented the North Arm Cove Community Association.There were about 30...

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by: janiner
Information Sun, 03/05/2020 - 10:06pm

Well, no-one guessed where it was.

According to what was written on the back of the photo, it is "The Ridgeway", the road through the centre of the Cove on which the Community Centre is...

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by: bobreid
Thu, 30/04/2020 - 11:33am

Karuah Medical Centre is one of the website sponsors. They now have both funded and unfunded influenza vaccines for those unable to find it elsewhere.

As from 1st May, anyone visiting an...

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by: janiner
Information Tue, 28/04/2020 - 9:50am

Since we aren't allowed to have a normal NACCAi meeting, the Committee has prepared the attached update on what's been happening.

The next NACCAi meeting is scheduled for Saturday 13 June...

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by: bobreid
Information Sun, 26/04/2020 - 10:00pm

This photo was also taken many years ago.

It shows an important part of North Arm Cove.

When you look closely at the photo you can see that many of the eucalypts are dead, and some...

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by: bobreid
Information Sun, 26/04/2020 - 9:46pm

Last week I put up a historical photo and asked if readers could identify it.

Only one person got it right!

The answer is Heros Beach - the photo was taken from block no. 847 which...

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by: bobreid
Thu, 23/04/2020 - 3:00pm

Another crossword to keep your brain cells active ...

by: dougk
Sun, 19/04/2020 - 12:00pm

A Message from the DPI Fisheries Team

Fishing & COVID-19

We hope you are keeping well and safe during these challenging times. In early April NSW Police...

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by: janiner

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