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  • Election Outcome for Global Warming

    Election Outcome for Global Warming

    The Coalition Government has been elected for another 3 years. In the last 6 years, Australia's emissions have increased significantly (up 4%, National Greenhouse Gas Inventory). The government removed the carbon price legislation and is allowing existing industry to increase Read More
  • Council Climate Change Policy

    Central Coast Council – Climate Change Policy

    Submissions are due: 15th March 2019 Please use CC Councils on line submission form, See: https://www.yourvoiceourcoast.com/climatechange Alternatively, submissions may be posted or emailed. CEN welcomes and supports the Central Coast Council's draft Climate Change policy. Council's holistic approach is addressing Read More
  • Waste Facility at Sommersby

    No More Sydney Dumping on the Coast – Stop the Rot.

    An Application has been received for a State Significant Development (SSD) for another waste facility at Somersby. Once again the Central Coast Council has been bypassed. See notice, comments are due by the 28th February. Read More
  • Central Coast Consolidated Local Environmental Plan

    Central Coast Consolidated Local Environmental Plan

    Up until the 28 February 2019 the Central Coast Council has placed on exhibition the Consolidation of all Planning Instruments. This involves a review of all Local Environmental Plans and Development Control Plans for the former Gosford City Council and Read More
  • Pile Burning a health risk

    New Council Pile Burning Policy

    CEN belives that this is a very bad policy that will impact the health of many people with asthma as it allows burning without a permit and increases the amount of fuel by 270%. The existing RFS/NSWFB Policy on Pile Read More
  • The Community's chance to save the trees in the back yards of the Central Coast

    The Community's chance to save the trees in the back yards of the Central Coast

    The Central Coast Council has recently placed its Draft Tree and Vegetation Management Chapter XXX on exhibition for public comment. While the draft chapter generally requires landowners to obtain a Permit from Council to remove or prune a tree, the Read More
  • THE COMMUNITY'S CHANCE TO STOP MANGROVE MOUNTAIN LANDFILL

    THE BATTLE OVER MANGROVE MOUNTAIN LANDFILL IS IN THE LAND AND ENVIRONMENT COURT

    Background information on Mangrove Mountain Landfill Mangrove Mountain Landfill sits at the highest point of the Central Coast water catchment and threatens the quality of the Central Coast water supply. The Landfill is located at the Mangrove Mountain Golf Course Read More
  • The shark was found at a popular NSW central coast diving spot

    Save our Fish - The Hawkesbury Shelf marine bioregion assessment Plan

    The shark was found at a popular NSW central coast diving spot. Our oceans are under threat, with warming oceans, pollution and over fishing we need to ensure we establish protected marine environments for future generations. Shark Drowned in Marine Read More
  • ABC 4Corners expose of waste industry and Mangrove Mountain landfill - calls for a Commission of Inquiry

    ABC 4Corners expose of waste industry and Mangrove Mountain landfill - calls for a Commission of Inquiry

    Mountain Districts Association (MDA) and the Community Environment Network (CEN) are now calling for an Independent Commission of Inquiry and investigation by the NSW Police into the Mangrove Mountain Landfill as a matter of urgency. We are also calling on the NSW Premier to sack the EPA Board. Read More
  • CEN Bush Regen Team Available

    CEN Bush Regen Team Available

    The Community Environment Network (CEN) is proud to offer the services of a professional Bush Regeneration Team. CEN has been conducting professional Bush Regeneration Services for over 6 years. Read More
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