Latest News and Updates

May 11, 2022

12 May marks six years since the Council merger – Our community should be asked…

The Central Coast Friends of Democracy (CCFoD) is calling on the NSW Government to pay…
January 24, 2022

Sign the petition - Premier: Pay the $100 million owed to the Central Coast!

In 2016, the NSW State government amalgamated Gosford and Wyong Councils against the wishes of…
October 23, 2021

Tell us what you think: Should Central Coast Council demerge or stay as it is?

On 12 May 2016, the NSW government amalgamated Gosford and Wyong Councils to become Central…
July 12, 2022

Removal of local democracy for a further two years— to “complete the reforms necessary”

6 June 2022 Whilst the NSW government appointed Administrator, Rik Hart, announces that the “financial…
July 12, 2022

ICAC raises questions about the integrity of pork barrelling

6 June 2022 On 3 June 2022 the NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) held…
March 02, 2022

Council concerns about the draft Central Coast Regional Plan 202

At the Council meeting held on 22 February 2022, Council considered a report on the…
February 09, 2022

Audit Office report shows failure of Parliamentary Secretary to Central Coast community

On 8 February 2022, the NSW Audit Office released their report: “Integrity of Grant Program…
January 18, 2022

Media Release - Draft Central Coast Regional Plan 2041 given a FAIL by local organisations

10 January 2022 The Central Coast Friends of Democracy (CCFoD) and Central Coast Community Better…
January 14, 2022

Survey: Community Views - Our Council

During April-June 2022, the Central Coast Friends of Democracy (CCFoD) will be surveying local residents…
January 14, 2022

Volunteering with the Friends of Democracy

The Central Coast Friends of Democracy (CCFoD) initiative was launched on 12 May 2021 with…