Kiama Council are investigating an apparent spill at the mouth of the Crooked River at Gerroa. Residents and visitors should avoid wading through or swimming in the mouth of the river until further notice.
Swamp Road is now open following recent flooding. Please drive carefully.
Our sports fields have been inspected and their status changed to caution after the recent rain. Users must inspect the ground conditions and make a decision if they will play or train on the fields in their current conditions.
A number of our public facilities will be closed from midday, Friday 8 December 2023 for a staff function. This includes our Administration Centre, Kiama and Gerringong Libraries, Family History Centre and Kiama Leisure Centre. The Minnamurra Waste and Recycling Centre will be open, as well as our Visitor Information Centre, The Pavilion and SENTRAL Youth Services.
Our development assessment team is currently experiencing heavy demand for their services. We ask customers to make a booking for any development advice.
Kiama Council has reopened Jamberoo Mountain Road, with work on remaining sites progressing.
Kiama Council's Road Repair Construction Program is to repair extensive damage caused by severe storms to:
The designs and works program were developed using an experienced, qualified, geotechnical engineering consultancy recommended by the NSW and Australian Governments.
They were also rigorously reviewed by Kiama Council and Transport for NSW engineers.
Feedback from community members on progress, risks and the designs has also been considered.
The work is funded by:
Natural Disaster Recovery Assistance Initiative - administered by the NSW Government on behalf of the Australian Government
Industry Betterment Fund - Australian Government
Council has contracted Civil and Civic Group to complete the work at Jamberoo Mountain Road and Wallaby Hill Road.
The extensive work includes complex repairs at six different locations.
Civil and Civic has completed the repairs at Jamberoo Mountain Road.
Works continues at Wallaby Hill Road.
Kiama Council contracted GT Civil to repair damage to Foxground Road, Cliff Road and Gipps Street.
The work at Foxground Road is now complete.
Work continues at Cliff Road and Gipps Street.