Shoalhaven News

Festival cancellation shatters princess dreams

Ulladulla's Blessing of the Fleet Festival has been cancelled for 2021, shattering the dreams of the prospective princesses like 15-year-old Isabella Young who has dreamed of wearing the crown her whole life. She was looking forward to being a princess and following in the footsteps of her mum Shelley and grandmother,...

Bookmark comp to celebrate Aussie summer

This year's Shoalhaven Libraries annual Bookmark Competition celebrates the Aussie Summer and library members to get crafty and design a bookmark celebrating everything they love about an Australian Summer.  Shoalhaven Mayor Amanda Findley is excited to see the entries for this year’s competition and encourages library members to take part.  “Is it your favourite pair of thongs, or fancy beach towel? Ocean swimming or exploring lesser-known...

Moruya drowning tragedy

A woman has died after being pulled from water at a beach south of Moruya. Just before 4.30pm yesterday emergency services were called to Congo Beach, after reports a woman and boy were stuck in a rip. Police have been told a nearby surfer assisted the woman and boy back to shore,...