Shoalhaven News

Conditions easing in North Nowra

The fire on West Cambewarra Rd has been downgraded to Watch and Act. Bomaderry will continue to experience heavy smoke. Current SituationThe fire is burning between West Cambewarra Rd and the Princes Highway, North Nowra. The fire is moving in an easterly direction pushed by strong winds toward the Princes Highway and...

Emergency Warning - West Cambewarra Rd, North Nowra

A bush fire is burning out of control near West Cambewarra Rd, North Nowra. Current Situation The fire is burning between West Cambewarra Rd and the Princes Highway, North Nowra. The fire is moving in an easterly direction pushed by strong winds toward the Princes Highway and Bomaderry. Bomaderry will experience heavy smoke and...

UPDATE: Shoalhaven fires burning out of control

Emergency Warning - Croobyar Rd, Mount Kingiman (Shoalhaven LGA) 2018-08-15 13:36 Last Updated: 2018-08-15 13:36 An Emergency Warning is in place for the Croobyar Road bush fire at Mount Kingiman, the fire is currently burning out of control.   Current SituationThe fire is burning in the vicinity of Woodstock Rd west of Burrill Lake. It is...

Emergency fire warnings for Shoalhaven Areas

UPDATE 3:14pm Croobyar Rd, Mount Kingiman Current Situation The fire is burning in the vicinity of Woodstock Rd west of Burrill Lake. It is moving in a south-easterly direction towards Burrill Lake under strong north westerly winds. Spot fires are occurring ahead of the main fire fire front. Residents in area of Woodstock are...

Emergency fire warning, Mount Kingiman

10:30am A photo above from the fire control centre 8.50am Update: Residents can head to the Milton/Ulladulla Showgrounds for safety. Residents around the Kings Point, Burrill Lake and Dolphin Point they should head south to Lake Tabourie, it is not recommended they head to the Milton/Ulladulla Showgrounds. *** There's an emergency fire warning for residents in Croobyar...

Property owners warned against doing burn offs amid warm and windy conditions

Property owners on the South Coast are being warned against doing any burn-offs, amid the forecast warm and windy conditions. Firefighters across the state were called to dozens of blazes over the weekend, caused by illegal burns or flames which got out of control, while last week, a number of pile...

Group 7 players to front up before judiciary hearing

Seven players from Group 7 Rugby League have been identified and sent notices to front up at a judiciary hearing following last weekends ugly brawl. They include Warilla Gorilla players Nick and Jaiden King, Jake Davison and Emanual Sultan. From the Stingrays of Shellharbour, Patrick Woodley, Guy Rosewarn and Nikita Drew were...

New 200 bed extension opens at South Coast Correctional Centre

A brand 200-bed minimum security extension to the South Coast Correctional Centre has been officially opened. The new facility is part of the New South Wales Governments $3.8 billion infrastructure program designed to help keep the community safe and reduce re-offending through improved inmate education and programs. New South South Wales Corrections...

New homeless hub takes in more than 100 guests in first month of operation

Nowra's first ever permanent homeless hub has taken in more than 100 guests ahead of its official opening this week. Guests who've been staying there have also assisted with the finishing touches and giving the centre a fresh lick of paint. John Steele who manages the 12-bed facility has told WIN News...