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.
Our municipality has a no burn policy, where we'll only consider applications to burn piles of vegetation from rural property owners.
Discover what we do to maintain biodiversity including our native wetland and garden rehabilitation projects, and work to protect threatened and endangered flora and fauna.
What we're doing to reduce the impact of climate change with energy saving projects and long-term plans.
Our environmental reports include State of the Environment, Waste Depot Surface, Geroa and Minnamurra Waste Disposal Depot sampling reports.
Our flood studies define the behaviour of flooding in catchment areas and identify flood-prone land when storm events occur.
Who and how to report different types of air, noise, and land pollution.
Underground petroleum storage systems (UPSS) must be registered with Council, and have systems in place to prevent, report, and fix leaks if they happen.