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Illawarra Mercury
Tarrawanna ready for tough IPL conclusionSTRETCH: Tarrawanna's Liam Unicomb will be keen to play his part for the Blueys
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 hours ago
STRETCH: Tarrawanna's Liam Unicomb will be keen to play his part for the Blueys at the business end of the season. Picture: ADAM McLEAN They’ve got one of the toughest finishes to the season of any club, but Tarrawanna coach Peter Willis believes... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Devils to renew finals rivalry with ButchersIT: Wests, including skipper Marty Cramp (pictured), are expecting Sunday's cla
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 hours ago
IT: Wests, including skipper Marty Cramp (pictured), are expecting Sunday's clash with Thirroul to be a step up. Picture: Adam McLean THEY are two clubs synonymous with finals football and Wests and Thirroul will add another chapter to one of the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Dogs’ plan to be contendersfleet” blueprint In front: Wollongong Bulldogs player Leo Stevens takes on Bom
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 hours ago
fleet” blueprint In front: Wollongong Bulldogs player Leo Stevens takes on Bomaderry earlier this season. Picture: Adam Mclean WOLLONGONG Bulldogs coach Lee Murray has borrowed from the playbook of their AFL premiership winning... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Sweating on fit troops to defend Uni’s crownfinal against Bowral. Try time: University winger Reuben Thompson scores again
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 hours ago
final against Bowral. Try time: University winger Reuben Thompson scores against Shoalhaven this season. Picture: Adam McLean The premiers have struggled with key injuries this season, but have found form to win six of their past eight... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
New Wollongong home for SESDent outside the new state headquarters that is being upgraded and fitted out w
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 hours ago
Dent outside the new state headquarters that is being upgraded and fitted out with state-of-the-art technology. Picture: Adam McLean. The NSW State Emergency Service is moving to a new state headquarters in Wollongong in just over 12... Read more
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Canberra Times
St George Illawarra Dragons on wrong side of history as they seek a famous victory to bolster finals hopesMcGregor's Dragons will have to beat the game's hottest attacking side on their
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
McGregor's Dragons will have to beat the game's hottest attacking side on their home turf to make the finals. Photo: Adam Mclean But hey, even Bolt gets a cramp from time to time. Brisbane would need to seize up completely given their... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Riding around Australia to ‘switch the lights on dementia’Frasers Motorcycles in Fairy Meadow welcomes Greg Kelly, who is riding around A
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
Frasers Motorcycles in Fairy Meadow welcomes Greg Kelly, who is riding around Australia for dementia awareness. Picture: Adam McLean When Greg Kelly rode into Wollongong on Thursday afternoon he was looking to ‘’switch more lights on’’ about... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
TAFE ‘gags’ Gilmore Labor candidate(centre), Member for Whitlam Stephen Jones and Cunningham MP Sharon Bird walk K
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
(centre), Member for Whitlam Stephen Jones and Cunningham MP Sharon Bird walk Kiama's main street in March. Picture: Adam McLean Labor’s Gilmore candidate Fiona Phillips has resigned as a TAFE teacher amid claims the organisation moved to... Read more
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The Age
St George Illawarra Dragons on wrong side of history as they seek a famous victory to bolster finals hopesMcGregor's Dragons will have to beat the game's hottest attacking side on their
The Age / Posted yesterday
McGregor's Dragons will have to beat the game's hottest attacking side on their home turf to make the finals. Photo: Adam Mclean But hey, even Bolt gets a cramp from time to time. Brisbane would need to seize up completely given their... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
St George Illawarra Dragons on wrong side of history as they seek a famous victory to bolster finals hopesMcGregor's Dragons will have to beat the game's hottest attacking side on their
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
McGregor's Dragons will have to beat the game's hottest attacking side on their home turf to make the finals. Photo: Adam Mclean But hey, even Bolt gets a cramp from time to time. Brisbane would need to seize up completely given their... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Opal figures show huge jump in demand on South Coast linecard figures for the South Coast line show a 15 per cent jump in July 2017 comp
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
card figures for the South Coast line show a 15 per cent jump in July 2017 compared to the same time last year. Picture: Adam McLean If it feels like your train has gotten more crowded in the last 12 months, there’s a chance that you're... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Opal figures show huge jump in demand on South Coast linecard figures for the South Coast line show a 15 per cent jump in July 2017 comp
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
card figures for the South Coast line show a 15 per cent jump in July 2017 compared to the same time last year. Picture: Adam McLean If it feels like your train has gotten more crowded in the last 12 months, there’s a chance that you're... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Festivals are bringing big bucks to Wollongongup each month. FLASHBACK: A food van at the Yours and Owls festival in Stuart
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
up each month. FLASHBACK: A food van at the Yours and Owls festival in Stuart Park in North Wollongong 2016. Picture: Adam McLean The Illawarra is quickly becoming an entertainment destination to rival big sister Sydney with an influx of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Festivals are bringing big bucks to Wollongongup each month. FLASHBACK: A food van at the Yours and Owls festival in Stuart
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
up each month. FLASHBACK: A food van at the Yours and Owls festival in Stuart Park in North Wollongong 2016. Picture: Adam McLean The Illawarra is quickly becoming an entertainment destination to rival big sister Sydney with an influx of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Top four in genuine title huntTHE LINE: Finals time has arrived in the Illawarra League with all four sides a
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
THE LINE: Finals time has arrived in the Illawarra League with all four sides a chance at claiming the silverware. Picture: Adam McLean IT’S rarely the case, but the Illawarra League finals will kick-off this weekend with four sides all capable of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Campbell in feature title boutTURF: Stephen Ryan, Zeke Campbell, Tywarna Campbell, Anita Peck and Maninga Clu
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
TURF: Stephen Ryan, Zeke Campbell, Tywarna Campbell, Anita Peck and Maninga Clulow at Dapto Ribbonwood Centre. Picture: Adam McLean RISING Illawarra boxing star Tywarna Campbell will get the rare chance to headline a home card when she fights... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Top talent earn spotsFUTURES: Phil Cancar, Jackson Mortimer, team manager Brendon Fotheringham, Brae
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
FUTURES: Phil Cancar, Jackson Mortimer, team manager Brendon Fotheringham, Braeden Kludass and Brodie Clarkson. Picture: ADAM McLEAN It’s an honour they will share with some of region’s greatest ever players. Joining names like Matildas gun... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Council votes to involve ICACRail Bypass project and I won’t stop working until the road blocks have been cl
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Rail Bypass project and I won’t stop working until the road blocks have been cleared and the project is underway". Picture: Adam McLean. All but one of Shellharbour’s current councillors have voted to refer Kiama MP Gareth Ward to ICAC, after he... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Coombes claims titlethe decider 17-6. On a roll: Albion Park's Darren Coombes during the Zone 16 r
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
the decider 17-6. On a roll: Albion Park's Darren Coombes during the Zone 16 rookie singles finals at Berkeley. Picture: Adam McLean After winning the Zone 16 rookie singles title, Albion Park’s Darren Coombes will team up with last year’s... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
A smoky sign of looming fire seasonsurfer catches a wave at Towradgi beach as smoke from hazard reduction burns re
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
surfer catches a wave at Towradgi beach as smoke from hazard reduction burns reduces visibility of Wollongong. Picture: Adam McLean It was a somewhat stifling start to Tuesday in Wollongong as a blanket of smoke shrouded the city. The... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
A smoky sign of looming fire seasonsurfer catches a wave at Towradgi beach as smoke from hazard reduction burns re
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
surfer catches a wave at Towradgi beach as smoke from hazard reduction burns reduces visibility of Wollongong. Picture: Adam McLean It was a somewhat stifling start to Tuesday in Wollongong as a blanket of smoke shrouded the city. The... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Fight for your human rights: dementia advocate tells forumshare their stories at the public forum organised by Alzheimer's Australia NSW
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
share their stories at the public forum organised by Alzheimer's Australia NSW at Fairy Meadow's Fraternity Club. Picture: Adam McLean Dementia advocate Kate Swaffer called for an end to institutionalised care at the Illawarra’s sixth annual... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Duo ‘in the deep end’ at DaptoParty ‘in the deep end’ when the promising pair make their debut at Dapto on Th
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Party ‘in the deep end’ when the promising pair make their debut at Dapto on Thursday. Dapto Greyhound Track. Picture: Adam McLean Trainer Joe Bertinato admits he will be tossing Takahi Storm and Takahi Party ‘in the deep end’ when the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Watch the grand opening of the Berry bypassvoted with their feet in support of the bypass that skirts around their town.
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
voted with their feet in support of the bypass that skirts around their town. Grand opening of the Berry bypass. Photos: Adam McLean On Sunday morning, Berry residents voted with their feet in support of the bypass that skirts around their... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Berry is ‘lovely’ now that bypass is openmonth, according to Milkwood Bakery owner Jelle Hilkemeijer. But his business t
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
month, according to Milkwood Bakery owner Jelle Hilkemeijer. But his business takings have fallen since it opened. Picture: Adam McLean His bakery’s profits may have dropped since the Berry Bypass opened but Jelle Hilkemeijer is happy the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Berry is ‘lovely’ now that bypass is openmonth, according to Milkwood Bakery owner Jelle Hilkemeijer. But his business t
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
month, according to Milkwood Bakery owner Jelle Hilkemeijer. But his business takings have fallen since it opened. Picture: Adam McLean His bakery’s profits may have dropped since the Berry Bypass opened but Jelle Hilkemeijer is happy the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Greens’ plan to address empty homesMithra Cox and Cath Blakey, who are running for election at the Wollongong City
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Mithra Cox and Cath Blakey, who are running for election at the Wollongong City Council poll in September. Picture: Adam McLean The Greens say the significant need for affordable housing in Wollongong could be partially addressed by a... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Kids help Wollongong Homeless Hub’s Wrap Up Homelessness campaignUP: Lake Heights Public School students rugged up to support the annual Wrap Up
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
UP: Lake Heights Public School students rugged up to support the annual Wrap Up Homelessness campaign. Picture: Adam McLean Hundreds of ‘’caring little members’’ rugged up in their scarves and beanies on the first day of winter to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Big issues Illawarra construction industry faceestimates an annual average of about 2400 new building approvals for the Illawa
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
estimates an annual average of about 2400 new building approvals for the Illawarra, 1400 are units and townhouses. Picture: Adam McLean The Housing Industry Association executive director NSW, and Mount Pleasant local, David Bare was in Wollongong... Read more
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Kiama Independent
UOW Professor predicts boom in Illawarra economyeconomy. Residential construction underway at the Vista Park development in We
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
economy. Residential construction underway at the Vista Park development in West Dapto in April this year. Picture: Adam McLean Illawarra building approvals are the highest they’ve been in five years according to new Bureau of Statistics... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
It's Peter the great as records burn on Hickman's week at Ulster Grand Prixlaps, the pair becoming the first riders to lap at over 120mph in the class wit
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
laps, the pair becoming the first riders to lap at over 120mph in the class with Lintin first to take the chequered flag. Adam McLean was a good third 1.8secs ahead of Sheils and Christian Elkin. An absolutely stunning day's racing certainly... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Bernal arrival to help Corrimal surviveNico Bernal, pictured playing for the Wolves, has made an immediate impact sinc
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Nico Bernal, pictured playing for the Wolves, has made an immediate impact since moving to Corrimal Rangers. Picture: ADAM McLEAN He could prove to be the Illawarra Premier League’s most crucial mid-season pick-up. Former Wolves striker Nico... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong rally in support of sameSUPPORT: NUS national LGBTI officer Chris di Pasquale is encouraging students t
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
SUPPORT: NUS national LGBTI officer Chris di Pasquale is encouraging students to vote YES for marriage equality. Picture: Adam McLean University of Wollongong students refuse to be ‘’disenfranchised’’ and are stepping up efforts to get the YES... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Port come from behindcome-from-behind 3-2 victory over Tarrawanna at Wetherall Park on Saturday. CO
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
come-from-behind 3-2 victory over Tarrawanna at Wetherall Park on Saturday. COMEBACK: Port Kembla's Kyoji Mori. Picture: ADAM McLEAN Port Kembla tightened their grip on fifth spot after a stunning come-from-behind 3-2 victory over Tarrawanna at... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Butchers in fine form ahead of finals clashThirroul coach Jarrod Costello says experienced heads like Ty McCarthy (picture
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
Thirroul coach Jarrod Costello says experienced heads like Ty McCarthy (pictured) have lifted as finals approach. Picture: Adam McLean THIRROUL will head into Sunday’s minor semi-final showdown with Wests in red-hot atacking form after completing... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Suns hold on in tense finishfinal moments. On the boot: Figtree's Simon Quinn avoids the Shellharbour pres
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
final moments. On the boot: Figtree's Simon Quinn avoids the Shellharbour pressure at Figtree Oval on Saturday. Picture: Adam McLean Dylan Talbott snapped a goal with less than two minutes remaining to seal a thrilling victory for Shellharbour... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Unbeaten Wombats turn focus to titleon Saturday Held: Avondale player Paula Tausala runs the ball during Saturday'
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
on Saturday Held: Avondale player Paula Tausala runs the ball during Saturday's win over Tech-Waratahs. Picture: Adam McLean EIGHTEEN down, two to go. Avondale finished with a remarkable 18-0 record with a determined 45-12 win over... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Shirley scoops outdoor camp kitchen challenge with tasty treatsCamp Kitchen Challenge judge Marilyn Connelly checks the roast pork cooking on
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Camp Kitchen Challenge judge Marilyn Connelly checks the roast pork cooking on a South Africian Cobb cooker. Picture: Adam McLean. Men like to believe they’re king when it comes to the barbecue and outdoor cooking in general. But Shirley... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Shirley scoops outdoor camp kitchen challenge with tasty treatsCamp Kitchen Challenge judge Marilyn Connelly checks the roast pork cooking on
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Camp Kitchen Challenge judge Marilyn Connelly checks the roast pork cooking on a South Africian Cobb cooker. Picture: Adam McLean. Men like to believe they’re king when it comes to the barbecue and outdoor cooking in general. But Shirley... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The rise and rise of Lost Wollongong– that connects with Bottin. David Bottin, one of the co-founders of the popul
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
– that connects with Bottin. David Bottin, one of the co-founders of the popular history site Lost Wollongong. Picture: Adam McLean It’s the view of the Corrimal cokeworks in the distance behind the Dalton Street backyard. And it’s also the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Free concert for Illawarra Choral Society’s 70th birthdayincluding singing before Prince Charles and Princess Diana, who visited Wollong
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
including singing before Prince Charles and Princess Diana, who visited Wollongong. Illawarra Choral Society. Picture: Adam McLean When members of the Illawarra Choral Society were looking at venues to host their 70th anniversary concert,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Stainless steel straws hit Wollongong's Lower East cafePrue Krishnayya, co-owner of Lower East cafe in Wollongong, with a collection o
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Prue Krishnayya, co-owner of Lower East cafe in Wollongong, with a collection of the cafe's reusable metal straws. Picture: Adam McLean. The push to cut plastic waste from the retail and hospitality industries continues to gather pace, as a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Author looks at the life of Angus Youngauthor Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guita
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
author Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guitarist Angus Young (inset). Picture: Adam McLean AC/DC's guitar god Angus Young is the subject of a new biography from Jeff Apter. The author talks with GLEN... Read more
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The Young Witness
Author looks at the life of Angus Youngauthor Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guita
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
author Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guitarist Angus Young (inset). Picture: Adam McLean AC/DC's guitar god Angus Young is the subject of a new biography from Jeff Apter. The author talks with GLEN... Read more
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Western Advocate
Author looks at the life of Angus Youngauthor Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guita
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
author Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guitarist Angus Young (inset). Picture: Adam McLean AC/DC's guitar god Angus Young is the subject of a new biography from Jeff Apter. The author talks with GLEN... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Author looks at the life of Angus Youngauthor Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guita
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
author Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guitarist Angus Young (inset). Picture: Adam McLean AC/DC's guitar god Angus Young is the subject of a new biography from Jeff Apter. The author talks with GLEN... Read more
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Manning River Times
Author looks at the life of Angus Youngauthor Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guita
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
author Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guitarist Angus Young (inset). Picture: Adam McLean AC/DC's guitar god Angus Young is the subject of a new biography from Jeff Apter. The author talks with GLEN... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Author looks at the life of Angus Youngauthor Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guita
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
author Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guitarist Angus Young (inset). Picture: Adam McLean AC/DC's guitar god Angus Young is the subject of a new biography from Jeff Apter. The author talks with GLEN... Read more
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The North West Star
Author looks at the life of Angus Youngauthor Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guita
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
author Jeff Apter's new book High Voltage is the first biography of AC/DC guitarist Angus Young (inset). Picture: Adam McLean AC/DC's guitar god Angus Young is the subject of a new biography from Jeff Apter. The author talks with GLEN... Read more
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The North West Star
The week in pictures: August 6-11, 2017Prue Krishnayya, co-owner of Lower East cafe in Wollongong, with a collection o
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
Prue Krishnayya, co-owner of Lower East cafe in Wollongong, with a collection of the cafe's reusable metal straws. Picture: Adam McLean. NEWCASTLE: Shooters, Fishers and Farmers candidate for Dungog Shire Concil John Preston said he is prepared to... Read more
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