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Monthly Archives: January 2015

Coast Cafe, Milton NSW


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Coast Cafe in the heart of Milton

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Coast Cafe Service Area


Coast Cafe, Milton NSW

A nicer setting would be hard to find. At Coast Cafe Milton NSW you can dine indoors or outdoors in the ‘alfresco garden courtyard’ with views of the Budawang mountains. Perfect for breakfast, a delightful lunch or simply just calling in for coffee with friends. The the cafe offers a modern menu featuring breakfast, gourmet salads, burgers and sandwiches at affordable prices.


Under new Management: Hostesses – Allysia and Angela


Opening Hours: 8.30 am to 4.30 pm seven days a week     &      5.30 pm > Friday and Saturday nights.       

Phone: 0434 564 984          Click for Coast Cafe Facebook page:         Email:     

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Mollymook Ocean Swimmers – Australia Day

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“2014 Swimmer of the year” poses with the 4 km elite swim group

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Monica’s sponsored “Australia Day – Flags” – 2 km dash for cash starters

SOUTH COAST WINE SHOW 2015 at Mollymook

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16th annual South Coast Wine Show

The 16th annual South Coast Wine Show judging took place on Thursday 22nd January 2015. Wines from the South Coast Zone which includes the Shoalhaven Coast and Southern Highlands wine regions were on show.

Cheif Judge: David Morris of Morris Wines, Rutherglen.

The judging panel of three was chaired by David Morris of Morris Wines, Rutherglen. He is highly qualified and experienced, with an enviable reputation and has judged at the National Small Winemakers, Rutherglen, Cowra, Griffith, Swan Hill and Melbourne Wine Shows. David has been the chief wine judge since 2003. The judging panel also comprised Nicole Esdaile and Nick O’Leary.

Summary of the overall results:

82 Entries were received from 16 Vineyards and Wineries: Comprising of 5 from the Southern Highlands Wine Region, 6 from the Shoalhaven Coast Wine Region, 3 from the Sydney Vignerons area and 2 from the South Coast Zone.

Medals Awarded: 9 Gold 8 Silver 26 Bronze. Total: 43 medals. All trophy and medal winners listed at bottom of post.

Mollymook Australia Day Swim on Sunday 25th


Mollymook ‘Australia Day’ Ocean Swim on Sunday Jan. 25

With forecast wet weather on the Monday, the Mollymook ocean swimmers have brought there Australia Day swim forward one day to the Sunday January 25. Those planning to swim the length of the beach both ways have scheduled a 7.00 am start. Those planning to swim from the north end to the south end (one way) will begin wandering up the beach from the surf club at about 7.15 am.


An Australia Day BBQ breakfast is planned at the conclusion of the swim. So remember to bring some snags etc.


CW Stoneking – Gon’ Boogaloo at the Milton Theatre

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CW Stoneking

Gon’ Boogaloo at the Milton Theatre

Following on from his wildly successful national tour and the release of his much-lauded new album Gon’ Boogaloo, CW Stoneking is all set to bring his tunes to the Milton Theatre’ February 6, 2015.

Gon’ Booglaoo released on October 17th, 2014, has been praised by critics as –

“A masterpiece.” The Saturday Paper

“The most joyously primitive album you’ll hear all year, and the most authentic.” Stack Magazine

“Guaranteed to have bare feet slapping the bar-room floor” The Age (4 stars)

“A raucous party album… a total joy to listen to.” Speaker TV (9/10 stars)

Gone are the sepia-toned tales of marooned adventures in the tropics of his last release, the ARIA Award winning Jungle Blues, this time replaced with the latest invention in the world of C.W. Stoneking, electricity! C.W. has stashed his afore-favoured vintage National guitar and banjo combo for a shiny gold Fender and an extra large helping of rock ‘n’ gospel dancehall blues to deliver 12 tracks recorded directly to tape with his full band, his very own hokum wall of sound.

Don’t miss your chance to catch this enigmatic and charismatic performer live!
CW Stoneking at the Milton Theatre – Fri Feb 6.  Tickets $40



phone: 4455 3056 or Website: Milton Theatre

Breakers Cafe, Mollymook – Reviews


Breakers Cafe, Mollymook

Breakers Café located on Ocean Street just up from the beach provides quality food and service for breakfast and lunch with a traditional café style menu. Plus during the summer months they offer an excellent dinner menu on a Friday and Saturday night.

Highly recommended, freshly baked home-made muffins, scones and cakes available throughout the day for those who just want a snack &  coffee.

Daily – 8.00 am to 3.00 pm & on a Friday and Saturday evening.

Hostess: Glenda.        address: 62 Ocean Street, Mollymook

Phone: 4455 2200


Facebook: Breakers Cafe

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Mollymook Ocean Swim News – Local and Abroad

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NSW Country Surf Championships – Mollymook Beach, January 16, 17 & 18, 2015

Dougherty’s poor cousin travels to Sussex Inlet

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Sussex Inlet, NSW South Coast. (25 min. drive north of Mollymook)

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Dougherty’s cousin can’t afford frogs & rat just a poor mans Aussie lunch


Dougherty Travels Indochina – Part 2

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The beer is cheaper than ice cream and I’m riding my bamboo bike

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Eat your heart out – my new delicacy is frog and eel for lunch


Next bike ride / swim adventure: Indochina ??

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St Isidore Restaurant NOW CLOSED


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St Isidore Restaurant, Milton NSW

..Located with 180 degree views of the beautiful rolling countryside and the home gardens surrounding the restaurant complete with chicken pens and dams.  A delightful rural ambiance.

Foodies comment: “The service is a cut above and the waiters really know their craft and their food, here we experienced genuine fine dining. Bread and oil/cheese with fine herbs are complimentary.  We started with Ruben oysters followed by slow cooked lamb neck for me and Blue Eyed Trevally for my wife. Of course they were both served on warm plates!   Good wine by the glass and by far the best night out and the best value in the area”. Dale & Jen. Sydney.

St Isidore Restaurant Awards and Recognition

2019, 2018, 2017 & 2016 ‘Good Food Guide’ – awarded a ‘Chefs Hat’

2019  ‘Gourmet Traveller’ ranked St Isidore: No 4 best restaurant in regional NSW.

2019 ‘Delicious’ ranked St Isidore 39 in the top 100 restaurant’s in NSW.

2018, 2017 & 2016  ‘Gourmet Traveller’ ranked St Isidore: No 6 best restaurant in regional NSW.

Trading Hours

Lunch Friday – Sunday from 12 noon    &       Dinner Thursday – Saturday from 6pm


Hosts: Head Chef  Jo Phone: (02) 4455 7261 email:

web site:  Map & address: 89 Croobyar Road, Milton,

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Mollymook Ocean Swimmers – New Years Day

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New Year’s Day, 2015 – Mollymook annual length of beach Swim

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4 km Swim Group – Overall 17 starters – 2 laps of the Beach

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2 km Swim Group – 23 plus starters – 1 lap length of the Beach


It was a glorious New Years Day. The sun shone in all its glory, the water temperature was superb, the ocean crystal clear and to top off this amazing swim, the dolphins arrive and swam among the 40 plus swimmers.