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ISJO statement on aerial spraying
The Illawarra Shoalhaven Joint Organisation has issued a statement regarding its aerial spraying operations.
Environment Day 2019
Wednesday 5 June, World Environment Day, is an opportunity to reflect on what council has done in the last year to improve its environmental footprint.
Busy season for our lifeguards
The annual lifeguard report shows our beaches were extremely popular over the last swim season, with an estimated 406,334 people making use of our seven beaches.
New rules for selling cats or dogs
From 1 July 2019, people selling or giving away dogs or cats in NSW will need to include an identification number in advertisements.
Blue Haven recognised for reablement efforts
Blue Haven Community has been recognised for its efforts in the Illawarra Way Pilot Program, particularly for increasing understanding of reablement supports that are available.
Surf Beach Holiday Park update
A month in at Surf Beach Holiday Park Kiama and the team upgrading the site has already knocked over heaps of work.
Council opposes Dunmore sand mine expansion
Kiama Council has lodged a submission with the NSW Government strongly opposing the proposal to mine sand next to the Minnamurra River.
Surf Beach Holiday Park upgrades
Council is investing more than four million dollars upgrading Surf Beach Holiday Park this winter, as part of the long-term improvement strategy for council-owned holiday parks.
More time for submissions on minimum lot sizes
Council is providing extra time for submissions on plans for minimum lots sizes for dual-occupancy and multi-dwelling housing.
Meet the latest Above and Beyond winners
Destination Kiama has announced the latest winners of its Above and Beyond Awards at the Tourism After Hours function at El Corazon on Tuesday night.