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Severe storm forecast - SES prepared

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe storm warning for the region.  Stay up to date by going to the BOM website.  The SES has said it's prepared for the weather.  The SES number is 132 500 As well as the storm front upon us at the moment the SES says there's "another...

'Twas the season for dog attacks in the Eurobodalla

There were 12 dog attacks in the Eurobodalla last month.  There were 12 dog attacks in the Eurobodalla in December. Eight people and four dogs were attacked in the incidents, with four people requiring medical attention.  Eurobodalla Council says the attacks are extremely concerning and involved mainly dogs roaming the streets.  Dogs crossed with...

Missing Victorian sex offender seen on South Coast

Missing registered sex offender Christopher Empey was seen in Nowra last month. Victorian detectives from the Fugitive Taskforce are appealing for information after missing registered sex offender Christopher Empey was sighted on the NSW South Coast last month. A search for the 46-year-old started on Friday, 23rd November after he failed to...

"Monster" Victorian sex offender seen on South Coast

If you see Christopher Empey call Triple 0. The hunt for a dangerous sex offender from Victoria, has moved to the South Coast of New South Wales, after the man, 46 year old Christopher Empey was seen in Nowra a month ago.  Victorian police have said Empey sold an-off road motorbike in...

Large hailstones & severe storms to hit parts of South Coast & Illawarra

A severe storm warning for large hailstones and damaging winds has been issued for parts of the region this afternoon.  The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe storm warning for large hailstones and damaging winds for  parts of the Illawarra, South Coast, Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands and Snowy Mountains Forecast...

Act of bravery by off-duty lifeguard saves three people on Far South Coast

An off-duty lifeguard and member of the Tathra Surf Life Saving Club, has saved three people caught in a rip on the Far South Coast. Above right: Short Point at Merimbula.  Another tale of bravery by our surf life savers this morning  A 20 year old off-duty Bega Valley Shire lifeguard and...

Missing Far South Coast teenager located in Sydney

Far South Coast teenager Angelina Nelson has been located safe and well in Sydney this evening. Police and family of Angelina Nelson (Chakovski) say she's been found safe and well this evening.  The 15-year-old from Kiah, south of Pambula, went missing yesterday morning after failing to board a flight from Melbourne to...

Far South Coast family frantic to find 15-year-old daughter

If anyone has any information about the whereabouts of 15-year-old Angelina Nelson, they are urged to contact Bega police. 9.30am - 1st January, 2019 Thank you all for a mammoth effort in sharing this on Facebook.  Angelina is still missing and is believed to be in Sydney. There is CCTV footage of her...

Severe storm warning for parts of South Coast issued

A short time ago the Bureau of Meteorology issued a severe storm warning for parts of the South Coast. Hopefully it won't be too intense and interfere with New Year's Eve celebrations. Be careful if you're driving. To stay up to date go to the BOM's website. 

Batemans Bay police release images of man following pharmacy armed robbery

Police are looking for this man in relation to an armed robbery at Batemans Bay. South Coast police are appealing for public assistance following an armed robbery in Batemans Bay on Thursday . About midday a man armed with a hammer entered a pharmacy on Orient Street, Batemans Bay and threatened staff,...