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Monday 17 January 2022

School holidays are nearing their end, and to help make the most of it, we’ve compiled a list of activities our young locals can enjoy online and outdoors.

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Sunday 16 January 2022

Council is assisting the SES with urgent clean-up work following a severe storm on Saturday 15 January.

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Friday 14 January 2022

The Go Slow for a Mo' trail at Wollongong Botanic Garden invites visitors to pause and take a moment to connect with nature in a meaningful way.

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Thursday 13 January 2022

The Wollongong Botanic Garden, our city’s patrolled beaches and our green waste service, including FOGO, are three of our community’s most valued services and facilities.

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Wednesday 12 January 2022

Wollongong City Council is making changes to the city’s Australia Day activities for Wednesday 26 January 2022.

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Wednesday 12 January 2022

Library members opted for a suspenseful narrative last year with Australian Jane Harper’s newest thriller, The Survivors, topping Wollongong City Libraries loans list for 2021.

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Monday 10 January 2022

Wollongong City Council recognises 2021 Illawarra Academy of Sport Scholarship Holders and their coaches and congratulates the Academy their support of our local talent.

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Friday 7 January 2022

It is hoped that the next generation of architects and engineers will be inspired to build a greener future by working together through a local education program, which is supported by Wollongong City Council.

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Saturday 1 January 2022

Wollongong’s “Palm on a Pole” artwork in the Crown Street Mall has been damaged by fire overnight, on Saturday 1 January 2022.

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Friday 24 December 2021

Residents are encouraged to drop off extra recyclables – including Christmas cardboard packing – at Whyte’s Gully Community Recycling Centre.

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