Past articles

Information Wed, 01/02/2023 - 5:29pm

What…Clean Up Australia is on so SOON? Already?

Sorry...

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by: mareli121
Mary Reibey (1777-1855)
Sun, 29/01/2023 - 11:25pm

Check your answers to last week's Australiana crossword.

by: dougk
Information Sun, 29/01/2023 - 9:27pm

The next NACCAi ordinary meeting will be held on Saturday 11 February from 2pm to 4pm at the community centre. Refreshments will be available afterwards.

The agenda will be emailed to...

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by: bobreid
Sun, 29/01/2023 - 3:58pm

Following lunch at the Australia day celebration at Heros Beach, we decided to attend the fireworks at Karuah at 9pm. What a spectacular show!! The fireworks were set off in the vacant block of...

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by: janiner
Information Sat, 28/01/2023 - 2:51pm

Further to my article last Sunday, more dumped asbestos has been found in the non-urban area.

This pile was found by a non-urban landowner, and details have been reported to Council....

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by: bobreid
Australia Day 2023 - Heros Beach and Reserve
Sat, 28/01/2023 - 1:18pm

Australia Day 2023 - celebrations were huge crowd pleaser at Heros Beach and Reserve... timing of high tide was perfect as too the weather... with children splashing about in the shallows on...

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by: Loal Conroy
Sun, 22/01/2023 - 11:25pm

This is always a good week to reflect on Australia's past. But how much do you really know of Australia's history over the past quarter of a millenia? Print off, and test yourself on, the attached...

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by: dougk
Sun, 22/01/2023 - 4:30pm

A resident was recently going for a walk along Allandale Crescent north of the village, and went down a bush track towards the waterfront.

The resident was horrified to find a big pile of...

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by: bobreid
Sun, 22/01/2023 - 12:30pm

The First Fleet had arrived in this country over the three days from 18th to 20th January. It did not take long for Arthur Phillip to decide that Botany Bay was unsuitable for the settlement....

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by: dougk
Sun, 08/01/2023 - 2:27pm

The rain started on Thursday 5 January 2023 with the biggest falls on Saturday 7 January 2023. Our weather station in Cove Boulevarde recorded a total of 125ml with 85ml of that being on Saturday...

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by: janiner
Wed, 04/01/2023 - 12:18pm

My ancestral connection this to wonderful land that we call Australia dates back to 8am on January 20th 1788. That 235 years may seem a long time but it is of course rather dwarfed to...

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by: dougk
Information Sun, 01/01/2023 - 9:50pm

Over the past few months I have been researching the history of the North Arm Cove subdivision, and in particular the subdivision designs done by Henry Halloran.

The original design for...

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by: bobreid
Information Sun, 18/12/2022 - 4:36pm

On last Wednesday 14 December 2022 MidCoast Council adopted the final version of the Rural Strategy and the Paper Subdivision Analysis Report, and decided to commence the development of the new...

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by: bobreid
Information Fri, 16/12/2022 - 3:49pm

Santa is coming to the Cove in the Fire Truck

Saturday 24th December (Christmas Eve) He will leave the NAC Station at 10.00 am to travel around the Cove, Carrington and Tahlee Lolly bags for... Read more ...
by: 1960cjj
Wed, 14/12/2022 - 4:17pm

Sunday 18 December at approximately 6 pm

All Cove residents are invited to donate lights and attend the third annual Christmas Light Party at Heros Beach.

Bring...

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by: Loal Conroy
Rant Fri, 09/12/2022 - 8:41am

Have you noticed? Everyone in a job today has a grand title - Vice-President, General Manager, Chief Executive Officer, Director, Executive Manager. Sometimes even the ‘real’ people (those that do...

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by: tonyh
Information Thu, 08/12/2022 - 9:00am

This first image was created on a harmonograph (second picture) which I built mainly out of bits and pieces in my garage. Fascinating to watch the device as the image slowly emerges on the paper...

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by: tonyh
Sun, 04/12/2022 - 8:54pm

Yesterday we had a very successful working bee at the Yallarwah Park fitness track with lots of tidy up and landscaping work done:

preparing the areas adjacent to the exercise stations for... Read more ...
by: bobreid
Information Sun, 27/11/2022 - 10:46pm

We are organising a working bee this coming Saturday morning at Yallarwah Park between 8am and 12 noon to do some landscaping around the fitness track and weed removal in the native vegetation...

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by: bobreid
Information Sun, 27/11/2022 - 10:23pm

In the past week quite a bit has been done to progress the Yallarwah Park fitness track and exercise stations.

The exercise stations were installed, and earthworks were carried out to...

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by: bobreid

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