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Plans for wider shared beach-front path for Bulli’s Trinity Row

THE narrow asphalt shared path along Trinity Row at Bulli Beach is set for a makeover with plans for a new four-metre-wide shared pathway currently on public exhibition. The plans are in response to community feedback and requests for Wollongong City Council to look at opportunities to improve this popular stretch along the waterfront. Wollongong … Continue reading

Northbound Memorial Drive closed between Bellambi and Bulli for resurfacing

MOTORISTS are advised of upcoming night closures on Memorial Drive northbound next week for road repair and resurfacing. Work will be carried out at night between Bellambi Lane at Bellambi and the Princes Highway at Bulli from 7pm Thursday, March 30 to 5am Friday March 31, and 7pm Sunday April 2 to 5am Monday April 3, weather permitting. … Continue reading

Bulli again to remember the horrific colliery explosion that killed 81 men and boys in 1887

THE Black Diamond Heritage Centre will again host the annual commemoration of the 1887 Bulli Mine Disaster at St Augustine’s Anglican Church this month. A massive methane gas explosion at the Bulli Colliery killed 81 men and boys at 2.30pm on March 23 1887. The annual service is open to the public and will again be … Continue reading

Bulli Pass to be closed for maintenance work

BULLI Pass will be closed for maintenance work between Lawrence Hargrave Drive and M1 Princes Motorway next week. Work includes trimming vegetation, clearing gutters and drains, line marking, bridge inspections and maintenance of guardrails, signs and safety ramps. The road will be closed in both directions between 9am and 3pm on Tuesday February 21 and … Continue reading

Bulli’s Waniora Public School among first to take-up innovative new approach to teacher training

STAFF working at Bulli’s Waniora Public School will be among the first in the state to participate in an innovative new approach to teacher training. The innovative approach to teacher training in regional NSW has proven successful and is now being doubled to accommodate demand from aspiring teachers.   While the Grow Your Own Teacher Training … Continue reading

Southbound lanes of Memorial Drive closed to traffic during maintenance work

THE southbound lanes of Memorial Drive from Bulli to Bellambi will be closed to traffic for maintenance work next week. Work will be carried out between the Princes Highway roundabout at Bulli and Bellambi Lane from Wednesday, February 15 to Thursday February 16, between 7.30pm and 5am, weather permitting. During closure periods detours will be … Continue reading

Sandon Point Surf Club upgrade with $300,000 funding

SANDON Point Surf Club has received over $300,000 in NSW Government funding to extend the upper-level deck and roofline of the building to provide an awning. Sandon Point was one of six in the Illawarra to benefit from more than $1.3 million to upgrade, restore and improve surf clubs as part of the NSW Liberal … Continue reading

Labor promises to open Bulli Hospital’s ‘urgent care unit’ seven days a week if elected

AN elected NSW Labor Government will expand the operating hours of Bulli Hospital’s ‘Urgent Care Centre’ to seven days a week instead of the current five days (Monday to Friday) with the aim to take pressure off Wollongong Hospital’s ‘Emergency Department’. The 2023 NSW state election will be held on March 25 to elect the 58th Parliament of New … Continue reading

Truck spills 1,000 litres of paint onto Bulli Pass

A TRUCK delivering paint to Bunnings Hardware store overturned on the ‘elbow’ of Bulli Pass this morning causing traffic delays. Motorists passing the accident could have been forgiven for thinking the delays were due to an experimental new masterpiece from artist, Jackson Pollock, according to a post from NSW Rural Fire Service. Emergency services crews … Continue reading

Memorial Drive closed in both directions between Bulli and Bellambi next week for repairs and resurfacing

MOTORISTS are advised of upcoming night closures on Memorial Drive in both directions between the Princes Highway roundabout at Bulli and Bellambi Lane at Bellambi next week for road repair and resurfacing. Work will be carried out from Monday February 6 to Thursday February 9, between 7pm and 5am, weather permitting. Memorial Drive southbound will … Continue reading

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