Category Archives: Ask Roz Central Coast

Ask Roz Central Coast – Find great things to see and do in the Central Coast Region.

PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE WEEK – Kathryn Jewkes

Ask Roz Central Coast’s Photographer of the Week is Kathryn Jewkes. Kathryn is a naturally talented photographer with a wonderful eye for detail. Kathryn says this about herself. I am a natural light family and children’s photographer located on the Central Coast of NSW, who loves to capture everyday moments as they unfold. I am inspired by the beaches and national… Read More »

THROWBACK Monday – Regal Theatre, Gosford

The Regal Theatre opened on 15th October 1937 and closed in 1975. The building was demolished in 1978 and the Commonwealth Bank now on the site. Where the Commonwealth Bank stands today was known as Hill’s Corner. The corner was previously known as Campbell’s Corner, after the owner of shops in the 1910s. Campbell’s shops were… Read More »

Coast to Country – NSW

‘Coast to Country’ is my exploration of NSW in 2014. 25 scenes from across NSW, from the central coast to the snowy mountains and many from my home town of Sydney. over 17,000 images have been put into the creation of this short film, I hope you enjoy. All your likes, shares and comments are… Read More »

THROWBACK MONDAY – Erina Skyline Drive-In

Construction of the complex, which had its entrance at today’s Penrose Street, began in July 1957. Occupying much of the old Archibald orchard site, the opening feature in February 1958 was “Green Fire”, a B-grade romance set in Columbia, and starring Stewart Granger and Grace Kelly. Entry prices were 5 shillings for adults, and 1… Read More »

ON THIS DAY – In 1932 the Sydney Harbour Bridge is officially opened

The Sydney Harbour Bridge is the largest steel arch bridge in the world, though not the longest, with the top of the bridge standing 134 metres above the harbour. At 48.8 m wide, it was the widest bridge in the world up until 2006. In 1912, John Bradfield was appointed chief engineer of the bridge… Read More »

Sitting is the new cancer

Apple CEO Tim Cook told analysts Tuesday that “a lot of doctors believe sitting is the new cancer,” according to published reports. Cook made the comments while talking at the Goldman Sachs technology and Internet conference, MacRumors reported. Cook said the Apple Watch, slated for launch later this year, includes a feature to ping people… Read More »

Micky Dolenz turns 70 today

You know you’re getting old when you hear Micky Dolenz is having his 70th Birthday Day. You know you’re young when you say “Who’se Micky Dolenz?” You know you’re really getting old when you can remember him in Circus Boy.   Best of all, we know him from The Monkeys George Michael “Micky” Dolenz, Jr. (born March 8,… Read More »