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Thursday 3 December 2020

Wollongong and Shellharbour City Councils will today launch the ‘Celebration of Ability Short Film Festival’ to mark the 2020 International Day of People with Disabilities.

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Tuesday 1 December 2020

To celebrate Christmas, Wollongong City Libraries is offering a personalised mail service for their littlest library members to send a letter to Santa.

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Sunday 29 November 2020

Today’s free pop-up cycling event at Lang Park in Wollongong has been cancelled due to the extreme weather forecast.

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Friday 27 November 2020

We know Helensburgh Toddlers’ Pool is a popular spot on a hot day and we’re focused on making some essential improvements that should see it reopen before Christmas.

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Thursday 26 November 2020

This weekend is going to be a hot one and with extreme heat conditions forecasted across Wollongong, we’re extending our lifeguard patrolled beach hours for the weekend to ensure as many people as possible have the chance to swim safely.

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Thursday 26 November 2020

One of the ways we plan for the future is by investing in new infrastructure and upgrading existing public facilities for our community.

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Wednesday 25 November 2020

Wollongong residents will have a soccer-filled summer with the Wellington Phoenix calling Wollongong home for the duration of the A-League season in 2020/2021.

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Tuesday 24 November 2020

Wollongong City Council will continue to support and explore proactive steps to improve the city’s economy after dark.

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Tuesday 24 November 2020

We know that climate change and the long-term sustainability of our city are important issues for community members.

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Saturday 21 November 2020

This afternoon, Saturday 21 November, Wollongong City Council Lifeguards were called to Woonona Beach at about 5.45pm for a rescue operation.

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