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Illawarra Mercury
Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Wollongongwarned that, at 7.55pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
warned that, at 7.55pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Jamberoo, Kiama, Shellharbour and Port Kembla. These thunderstorms are slow moving. They are forecast to affect Wollongong, Albion Park, Dapto and Unanderra... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Illawarra beaches a little bit of heavenThe scene overlooking the Port Kembla beach and Olympic pool on a magic day. Pi
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
The scene overlooking the Port Kembla beach and Olympic pool on a magic day. Picture: Kellie O'Brien. “Mate, it’s got some of the best beaches in the country. You’ll love it.’’ On contemplation of relocating to this region from the island state of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Pub with no beer: Port Kembla hotel to become homeless accommodationwhere it was once a meeting place for those working in the Illawarra’s biggest
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
where it was once a meeting place for those working in the Illawarra’s biggest industry. But new plans will transform Port Kembla’s “Top Pub” into something very different, reflecting just how much the region – and especially the town – has... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Port Kembla Beach cleans up at Illawarra festivalGetting rid of 85 kilograms of rubbish from Port Kembla Beach was one of the ma
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Getting rid of 85 kilograms of rubbish from Port Kembla Beach was one of the many highlights of the 2017 Illawarra Clean Beach Festival. A touch over 400 community members dropped by the beach to support the November 12 event organised by the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Food truck bar set to get old Port Kembla servo pumping againNew life: A group of 11 Port Kembla creatives hopes to turn the old Nasa Petrol
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
New life: A group of 11 Port Kembla creatives hopes to turn the old Nasa Petroleum site at the corner of Wentworth Street into a theatre, music venue and food truck bar. Pictures: Robert Peet. A group of Port Kembla creatives have unveiled plans to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Camp Quality cuts ties with i98FM Illawarra Convoyraised. These included The Leukaemia Foundation, Illawarra Cancer Carers, South
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
raised. These included The Leukaemia Foundation, Illawarra Cancer Carers, South Coast Disabled Surfers Association and Port Kembla and Shellharbour public hospitals. In a statement, a Camp Quality spokeswoman thanked i98FM for its support over... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Health in Illawarra workplaces put in focusvisitors centre. Picture: Greg Ellis. Men’s health was in focus at BlueScope’s
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
visitors centre. Picture: Greg Ellis. Men’s health was in focus at BlueScope’s visitors centre in early November when Port Kembla business Prescribe and Wollongong’s Mental Health Movement teamed up to free industry networking and education... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Open homes: Saturday November 18 – Wednesday November 22Birra Drive | $610,000 - $660,000 | 4224 6688 2.30pm - 3.00pm | 85a Devonshire
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Birra Drive | $610,000 - $660,000 | 4224 6688 2.30pm - 3.00pm | 85a Devonshire Crescent | $660,000 - $700,000 | 4296 5111 Port Kembla Saturday 18th November 10.00am - 10.30am | 61 Tobruk Avenue | Auction | 4296 5233 2.30pm - 3.15pm | 23 Hixson... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lettersin doing much for the Wollongong region, because there is little to gain "polit
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
in doing much for the Wollongong region, because there is little to gain "politically". Serenity: Aurora snap shot from Port Kembla breakwater battery by Gino Chiodo. Send us your photos to letters@illawarramercury.com.au or post to our Facebook... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Plan proposes 45-minute rail trip to Sydneyand surrounding areas and Sydney would leverage the full potential of the regio
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
and surrounding areas and Sydney would leverage the full potential of the region and key strategic assets including Port Kembla, western Sydney and the soon to be constructed Badgerys Creek airport,” Mr Lamont said. The eleven groups moving... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why Australia's Economy Is A House Of CardsMinerals Council of Australia Australian Thermal Coal Prices. (12,000- btu/pou
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
Minerals Council of Australia Australian Thermal Coal Prices. (12,000- btu/pound, <1% sulfur, 14% ash, FOB Newcastle/Port Kembla, US$ / metric ton). Source: IMF, Quandl There are two main types of coal- thermal coal, which is burnt as fuel,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Skewered: Wollongong fisherman jailed over $28k illegal lobster haulsentence. Pasquale Brancatisano was convicted on more than 100 charges, fined
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
sentence. Pasquale Brancatisano was convicted on more than 100 charges, fined $76,000 and jailed for at least two years in Port Kembla Local Court on Wednesday following a lengthy undercover investigation by NSW Fisheries into overfishing of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Find your friends in Wollongong party pics from 2009both of Windang, at the 2009 Carlton League Season Launch at the Steelers Club.
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
both of Windang, at the 2009 Carlton League Season Launch at the Steelers Club. Andrew DaGama and Julie DeMesa at the Port Kembla Soccer Club season launch. Athena Kinnas and Nathan Sangiuliano at the Port Kembla Soccer Club season... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Sims and Storer ready for battle with KiwisAshton Sims takes a hit-up against Italy. Photo: NRL PHOTOS GROUP 7 products A
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
Ashton Sims takes a hit-up against Italy. Photo: NRL PHOTOS GROUP 7 products Ashton Sims (Gerringong) and James Storer (Port Kembla) have been named in the Fijian squad for their Rugby League World Cup quarter-final with New Zealand. Following... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lucky 13 for the i98FM Illawarra Convoy in 2017and Kiama Lions Club Carers Respite Cottage. Other recipients from funds raised
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
and Kiama Lions Club Carers Respite Cottage. Other recipients from funds raised in 2016 included Illawarra Cancer Carers, Port Kembla Public Hospital, Shellharbour Public Hospital and the Leukaemia Foundation. The Illawarra Convoy route remains... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Camp Quality cuts ties with i98FM Illawarra Convoyraised. These included The Leukaemia Foundation, Illawarra Cancer Carers, South
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
raised. These included The Leukaemia Foundation, Illawarra Cancer Carers, South Coast Disabled Surfers Association and Port Kembla and Shellharbour public hospitals. In a statement, a Camp Quality spokeswoman thanked i98FM for its support over... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Camp Quality cuts ties with Convoy in 2017raised. These included The Leukaemia Foundation, Illawarra Cancer Carers, South
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
raised. These included The Leukaemia Foundation, Illawarra Cancer Carers, South Coast Disabled Surfers Association and Port Kembla and Shellharbour public hospitals. In a statement, a Camp Quality spokeswoman thanked i98FM for its support over... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The plan to save the steelworksBlueScope CEO Paul O’Malley figured the Port Kembla steelworks could be saved –
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
BlueScope CEO Paul O’Malley figured the Port Kembla steelworks could be saved – even if plenty of others didn’t. BlueScope CEO Paul O'Malley visits the region this week as his time in the top job winds down. Picture: Wayne Taylor Mr O’Malley, who... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Port Kembla claim golf titlePort Kembla has claimed the Trevor Bell shield for the fifth time at the final
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Port Kembla has claimed the Trevor Bell shield for the fifth time at the final round of the Illawarra veterans club championship on Monday. The series, which runs from May to November, features seven teams of eight players representing the seven... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Community Billboardstall and Devonshire Tea. If you are interested in booking a stall Email: bulli
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
stall and Devonshire Tea. If you are interested in booking a stall Email: bullicarboot@gmail.com. "Carols in the Carpark". Port Kembla Baptist Church. Sun Dec 17th, 6pm, Cnr Illawarra & Cowper Sts, Port Kembla. Children's activities, Animals of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Flash floods hit Illawarrawith water over the road at Five Islands Rd, Cringila, the intersection of Spri
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
with water over the road at Five Islands Rd, Cringila, the intersection of Springhill and Masters roads, and Old Port Rd, Port Kembla. Figtree, Dapto and Primbee were flashpoints, with the SES called to fix flooded homes, leaking roofs and fallen... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Macnamara’s big day outled Balgownie to a three wicket victory over Corrimal and Dapto opener Blake Hu
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
led Balgownie to a three wicket victory over Corrimal and Dapto opener Blake Huard, 74, set the tone for a big victory over Port Kembla. A five wicket haul to Nicholas Bell ensured Keira maintained their unblemished record. The Lions reached 9/217... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong’s outdoor cinema screenings you can take the kids toon the second Friday of each month with food trucks and blow-up beds. Wollongo
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
on the second Friday of each month with food trucks and blow-up beds. Wollongong council will provide free family films in Port Kembla, Corrimal, Berkeley and Figtree – starting with Finding Dory at Thirroul Beach Reserve on November 18. Bring... Read more
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Canberra Times
Triple knee reconstruction hasn't stopped Gameironight it would take the hardest of hard-hearted Victory fans not to wish the yo
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
night it would take the hardest of hard-hearted Victory fans not to wish the young forward well. As a youngster the Port Kembla-born and raised Gameiro looked to have the world at his feet. Determined: Brisbane Roar's Corey Gameiro has... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lions still developing despite fierce startthe match. Illawarra Cricket Round Five Saturday November 11 11.30am: BALGOWN
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
the match. Illawarra Cricket Round Five Saturday November 11 11.30am: BALGOWNIE v CORRIMAL Judy Masters Oval, DAPTO v PORT KEMBLA Reed Oval, HELENSBURGH v WESTS ILLAWARRA Rex Jackson Oval, NORTHERN DISTRICTS v KEIRA Hollymount Park, WOLLONGONG... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong’s outdoor cinema screenings you can take the kids tooon the second Friday of each month with food trucks and blow-up beds. Wollongo
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
on the second Friday of each month with food trucks and blow-up beds. Wollongong council will provide free family films in Port Kembla, Corrimal, Berkeley and Figtree – starting with Finding Dory at Thirroul Beach Reserve on November 18. Bring... Read more
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The Age
Triple knee reconstruction hasn't stopped Gameironight it would take the hardest of hard-hearted Victory fans not to wish the yo
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
night it would take the hardest of hard-hearted Victory fans not to wish the young forward well. As a youngster the Port Kembla-born and raised Gameiro looked to have the world at his feet. Determined: Brisbane Roar's Corey Gameiro has... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Triple knee reconstruction hasn't stopped Gameironight it would take the hardest of hard-hearted Victory fans not to wish the yo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
night it would take the hardest of hard-hearted Victory fans not to wish the young forward well. As a youngster the Port Kembla-born and raised Gameiro looked to have the world at his feet. Determined: Brisbane Roar's Corey Gameiro has... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Open homes: Saturday November 11-Sunday November 12- 12.15pm | 12 Cove Boulevard | $870,000 | 4296 5233 3.00pm - 3.30pm | 24 Birr
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
- 12.15pm | 12 Cove Boulevard | $870,000 | 4296 5233 3.00pm - 3.30pm | 24 Birra Drive | $610,000 - $660,000 | 4224 6688 Port Kembla Saturday 11th November 9.00am - 9.45am | 23 Hixson Street | $820,000 | 4228 0888 9.15am - 9.35am | 11 Allan... Read more
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Motley Fool
Why the BlueScope Steel Limited CEO his selling his sharesNew Zealand in 2011. He leads all major operations in Australia and New Zealan
Motley Fool / Posted 10 days ago
New Zealand in 2011. He leads all major operations in Australia and New Zealand including the Company’s key operations at Port Kembla and Western Port, and New Zealand Steel, according to BlueScope. Mr Vassella was also President of BlueScope... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong business wins national award for Radiance social media campaignSocial Media Campaign Award for a campaign it coordinated with Destination Woll
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
Social Media Campaign Award for a campaign it coordinated with Destination Wollongong for the first cruise ship visit to Port Kembla. The Radiance of the Seas Digital Campaign.was led by managing director Lisa Burling, deputy managing director... Read more
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The North West Star
The story of Kuridala, north west Queensland’s first boom townof copper, 21,000 ounces of gold and 381,000 ounces of silver. Metal Manufactur
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
of copper, 21,000 ounces of gold and 381,000 ounces of silver. Metal Manufacturers Limited established a major works at Port Kembla on the back of their Kuridala success. The Tunny family lived on at Kuridala living off the Hampden and Consol... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong Coal found guilty, fined $40k over debtsPAY THE RENT: A Wollongong Coal shipment being loaded at the Port Kembla Coal T
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
PAY THE RENT: A Wollongong Coal shipment being loaded at the Port Kembla Coal Terminal. Wollongong Coal has been convicted in court over its failures to pay debts to the NSW Government, with the Resources Regulator making clear it is sending a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Humans of New York inspires project on Port Kembla’s storiesPASSIONATE AND PROUD: Anne-Louise Rentell says Port Kembla is on the 'cusp of r
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
PASSIONATE AND PROUD: Anne-Louise Rentell says Port Kembla is on the 'cusp of revitalisation' and has set about to showcase its beauty in a new project. Picture: Robert Peet A web project inspired by the Humans of New York movement is showcasing the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Find your friends in Wollongong party photos from 2004held at Portofino. Aaron Woolley, Amy Rusten, Matthew Ryan, Jessica Beech and
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
held at Portofino. Aaron Woolley, Amy Rusten, Matthew Ryan, Jessica Beech and David Chilcott at Romeo's restaurant in Port Kembla. Belinda Ferris, Rebecca McCreary and Tanja Ljiljak at the Kidzwish Foundation Major Sponsors Dinner at the WIN... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Crowds gather to watch stack toppleRelated stories Onlookers at Gallipoli Park in Port Kembla. Picture: ORLANDO C
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
Related stories Onlookers at Gallipoli Park in Port Kembla. Picture: ORLANDO CHIODO The corner of Old Port and Foreshore roads. Picture: SYLVIA LIBER Early morning arrivals Cody, Tyra, Holly and Blair sit at the barrier fence on Military Road.... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
FLASHBACK GALLERY: 10 years ago in the IllawarraEmergency services at the scene of the accident at Port Kembla Sewage Treatment
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
Emergency services at the scene of the accident at Port Kembla Sewage Treatment Plant. Well-known businessman Ron Tabak died when he fell 9m into an empty tank at the Port Kembla Sewage Treatment Plant. Hindu priests carry offerings into the Sri... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Community BillboardAbout Art and Craft Red Point Artists collective. 11 leading jewelry makers in
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
About Art and Craft Red Point Artists collective. 11 leading jewelry makers in a free show, 100 Wentworth St, Port Kembla, Sat & Sun, Nov 11 & 12, 10am to 3pm. Free demos during Art on the Grass event this Saturday. Details 0422 398... Read more
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Daily Liberal
32 hidden Wollongong spots the locals loveto take your rubbish with you. THE STEEL TOUR: This fascinating two-and-a-half
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 days ago
to take your rubbish with you. THE STEEL TOUR: This fascinating two-and-a-half hour tour takes visitors deep inside the Port Kembla Steelworks. Your tour coach will feel positively pint-sized next to the giants of steel - massive buildings, raw... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
32 hidden Wollongong spots the locals loveto take your rubbish with you. THE STEEL TOUR: This fascinating two-and-a-half
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 days ago
to take your rubbish with you. THE STEEL TOUR: This fascinating two-and-a-half hour tour takes visitors deep inside the Port Kembla Steelworks. Your tour coach will feel positively pint-sized next to the giants of steel - massive buildings, raw... Read more
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Western Advocate
32 hidden Wollongong spots the locals loveto take your rubbish with you. THE STEEL TOUR: This fascinating two-and-a-half
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
to take your rubbish with you. THE STEEL TOUR: This fascinating two-and-a-half hour tour takes visitors deep inside the Port Kembla Steelworks. Your tour coach will feel positively pint-sized next to the giants of steel - massive buildings, raw... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Open homes: Saturday Nov 4 – Sunday Nov 5Street | $599,000 - $649,000 | 4296 5111 1.00pm - 1.30pm | 85a Devonshire Cres
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
Street | $599,000 - $649,000 | 4296 5111 1.00pm - 1.30pm | 85a Devonshire Crescent | $660,000 - $700,000 | 4296 5111 Port Kembla Saturday 4th November 9.00am - 9.45am | 23 Hixson Street | Price on Request | 4228 0888 2.30pm - 2.50pm | 11... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Staff fears that Port Kembla Hospital will be closedGasparrini, Karo Elizeski and Greg Rigby took to the streets of Warrawong as pa
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
Gasparrini, Karo Elizeski and Greg Rigby took to the streets of Warrawong as part of a health union campaign to save Port Kembla Hospital. Picture: Georgia Matts The fight to keep Shellharbour Hospital in public hands has been won – and now... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Golfers prepare for junior pro-amthe state’s best players at the NSW Open Junior Pro-Am. The six boys, Andrew B
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
the state’s best players at the NSW Open Junior Pro-Am. The six boys, Andrew Brown of Wollongong GC, Isaac Brown of Port Kembla, Bradley Wills of The Links Shell Cove, Austin Mitchell of the Grange, Wil Daibarra of Kiama and Maddinson Cooper... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Beaches closed, dangerous surf conditions to peak at high tidecoincide with high tide on Wednesday evening, although the warning will remain
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
coincide with high tide on Wednesday evening, although the warning will remain in place on Thursday. On Wednesday morning, Port Kembla and Warilla are closed. All other Illawarra beaches remain open, at this stage. Almost all Illawarra beaches are... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong likely to remain cruise destination for decadesShip comes in: Royal Caribbean's Voyager of the Seas arriving in Port Kembla in
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
Ship comes in: Royal Caribbean's Voyager of the Seas arriving in Port Kembla in January. Picture: Greg Ellis. Destination Wollongong has welcomed a new report into the cruise ship industry in NSW. General manager Mark Sleigh said the Peter Collins... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Help us break the Internet using #cruisewollongongCr Leigh Colacino & Mark Sleigh dwarfed by the giant Radiance of the Seas at Ci
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
Cr Leigh Colacino & Mark Sleigh dwarfed by the giant Radiance of the Seas at Circular Quay. They want the ships visit to Port Kembla to make a really big impact for Wollongong on social media. Pic: Greg Ellis. Locals and visitors are being... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong’s cruise ship ambassadors recognised15,000 visitors from three cruise ships. It started with Royal Caribbean’s cru
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
15,000 visitors from three cruise ships. It started with Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship Radiance of the Seas sailing into Port Kembla Harbour last October but Destination Wollongong general manager Mark Sleigh and IRT Foundation manager Toby... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong business gets nod for Port Kembla social media campaignwon a Public Relations Institute of Australia State Award for a campaign it coo
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
won a Public Relations Institute of Australia State Award for a campaign it coordinated for the first cruise ship visit to Port Kembla. LBPR took out the Digital and Social Media Campaign Award at the 2017 Public Relations Institute of Australia... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
90 years of Rotary service above self in the Illawarraout of the Sydney Rotary Club and emerged shortly after the Hoskins family sign
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
out of the Sydney Rotary Club and emerged shortly after the Hoskins family signed an agreement to build a steelworks at Port Kembla. Business leaders and politicians celebrated the 90th anniversary of Rotary’s service above self in the region... Read more
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