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Fatal Crash At Yerringyong

A 23 year old man has died after a crash at Yerringyong shortly after 8 o'clock last night (28 February). Emergency services were called to the single car crash on Braidwood Road 4km west of Albatross Road. Officers found a 23-year-old male passenger dead and he is yet to be formally identified.A...

Fatal Crash At Yerriyong

A 23 year old man has died after a crash at Yerriyong shortly after 8 o'clock last night (28 February). Emergency services were called to the single car crash on Braidwood Road 4km west of Albatross Road. Officers found a 23-year-old male passenger dead and he is yet to be formally identified.A...

Time For Merger Talk Is Over As Submission Deadline Passes

The deadline has passed for submissions on the state government's plan to amalgamate Shoalhaven and Kiama councils. Member for Kiama and Parliamentary Secretary to the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward is opposed to the merger but says the process will now begin to assess the submissions before a decision...

Bendigo Bank Aerial Patrol Elects New Board

The Bendigo Bank aerial patrol service has reported an increased number of shark sightings this summer with alerts issued to swimmers and board riders along the coast from Stanwell park to Mollymook beach. Recent rough seas have made the coastal patrols a vital part of the safety and surveillance of recreational...

Dodgy Bond Cleaning Business - Fair Trading Issues Alert

NSW Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe is urging the public not to deal with Cassandra Nicole Cooney also known as Cassandra Voros, who has traded and/or is trading as: Total DomesticBond Cleaners Australia or Bond Cleaners TrustExpress Bond Cleaning or Express End of Lease Cleaning or Express Home Cleaning or Express...

People Behaving Badly - Police Arrests

Shoalhaven Local Area police have been busy over the weekend with people behaving badly. On Friday (26 February) they were called to a hotel in Bridge Street in Nowra about 10.45 pm after reports of men failing to leave the area when requested. Police approached the men and it’s alleged that...

Free Legal Advice In Ulladulla

A solicitor with Shoalcoast Community Legal Centre will be visiting Ulladulla to provide free legal advice to people with booked appointments on Tuesday 8th March, . Shoalcoast is situated in Nowra but is funded to provide free legal services along the South Coast. It offers free telephone legal advice and regular...

Council Mergers Raised In Federal Parliament

Federal member for Gilmore Ann Sudmalis used her time on the floor of parliamjent house to show her support for Shoalhaven and Kiama council's fight against the merger. In her speech she described the mergers as unpopular and unnecessary and said she supported the fight by councils and residents "every step...

Campaign To Save Lives On Farms

The increasing number of drownings in dams, rivers and inland waterways has prompted Royal Surf LIfesaving to launch an awareness campaign for regional communities including the Shoalhaven . New data reveals in the past 10 years, 88 children under 5 have drowned in regional areas. Kimberley Noffs, Health Promotion Co-ordinator...

More Jobs Go As Nowra's Dick Smith Store Closes

The closure of all Dick Smith stores across Australia will see more jobs lost in Nowra. The collapse of the retailer is a blow to the Nowra economy which has seen a number of businesses shut their doors in the past 12 months. The end of the Dick Smith store was...