LATEST NEWS

Illawarra Newsroom

Penalty Rate Cut For Illawarra Workers

The Fair Work Commission has announced Sunday penalty rates will be cut for hospitality, retail and fast food employees.   Hospitality workers will see their...

NSW Perilously Close To Blackout

Several faults at coal and gas-powered electricity stations including the Tallawarra station at Yallah  combined with massive energy demand brought NSW perilously close...

Norwegian Star In Port Kembla Today

Another large passenger liner will dock in Port Kembla today.   Norwegian Star will bring to Wollongong around 24-hundred mostly international visitors and more than...

Teen Dies In Helensburgh Fall

A teenager has died after a fall at Helensburgh Wednesday afternoon.   It's understood the 16-year-old boy had been on a tree at Kellys Falls,...

Syringe Found In Store-bought Boot

A nasty surprise for a Farmborough Heights mum this week.   Suzi Meyer had bought two pairs of Ugh Boots from Target at Warrawong for...

Alleged Mall Driver Back In Court

A man who allegedly drove his car through a busy Wollongong Mall last Thursday night will appear in Wollongong Court today.   It's alleged 41-year-old...

Changes To The HSC

HSC students in the Illawarra will soon be sitting a revamped syllabus to better prepare them for the workforce. Complaints from employers has prompted...