Emergency Contacts and Essential Services
Emergency – Police, Ambulance or Fire: 000 or Text emergency call: 106
Emergency Dept Gosford Hospital: 76 Holden St Gosford
Woy Woy Police: 4379 7399 (also handle water policing issues)
Kids Help Line: 1800 551 800 (for Kids 5 to 12 and teens and young adults 13 to 25)
Beyond Blue: 1300 22 4636
Non-Emergency Security and Medical Services
Police: Assistance (non urgent) 131 444
Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000
Poisons information: 131126 / www. poisonsinfo.nsw.gov.au
Gosford Hospital: 4320 2111 76 Holden St Gosford
Woy Woy Hospital: 4344 8444 / 7 Kathleen Street Woy Woy
National Home Doctor Services: 137425 / www.homedoctor.com.au
GP Super Clinic Reliance Clinic (private – bulk billing available): 4304 1333 / 69 Central Coast Highway West Gosford
Other useful contacts
Rural Fire Service – Making your Survival Plan
If you see a problem jet skier or other boating concern you can call
NSW Maritime Access Line on 131 236
or Brisbane Waters Safety Officer Mark Raward on 0418 460294 .
Central Coast Council and garbage collection information
Customer Service Centre: 49 Mann Street, Gosford 2250
T: 1300 126 278 between 8:30am and 5:00pm Monday to Friday (excluding Public Holidays).
Local papers: (Peninsula News and Express Advocate)
Can be collected from boxes near Rural Fire Service at the entrance to Olive St, Phegans Bay. There is also a box in Horsfield Rd, Horsfield Bay.
Busways: 4368 2277 / Time tables can be found in the bus shelters in Horsfield Bay, Phegans Bay and Woy Woy Bay.
Transport NSW: 131500 / www.transportnsw.info
Central Coast Community Transport: 4355 4588 (Services for frail older people and people with a disability)
WIRES: 1300 094 737 / www.wires.org.au (for injured or orphaned native animals)
Nearest Shopping centres and petrol stations: Kariong and Woy Woy