Fairy Meadow

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Feedback sought on cycleway plan along Princes Highway between Fairy Meadow and North Wollongong

FEEDBACK is sought by Wollongong City Council on a draft design for a shared pathway along the Princes Highway, between Fairy Meadow and North Wollongong. The NSW Government is working with councils to fund and deliver cycleways and shared paths alongside regional and state roads, including the Princes Highway. Council is also working with Transport … Continue reading

Woman charged at Corrimal with high range drink driving

A WOMAN has been charged at Corrimal Police Station with high range drink driving after allegedly returning a reading of 0.337. Just after 3.30pm on Wednesday, Wollongong Highway Patrol stopped a Mazda 3 on Storey Street, Fairy Meadow, due to the manner of driving. Police will allege the vehicle was driven on the incorrect side … Continue reading

Woonona’s Ocean Park, Mailbag Hollow, or Bulli Park under consideration for new northern bike track

A DIRT bike track will be constructed in the Woonona Bulli area, with three sites under consideration by Wollongong City Council. The two sites at Bulli under consideration are located at Mailbag Hollow (opposite Slacky Flat Park), and at Bulli Park, while a third is at Ocean Park Reserve, Woonona. Also, Council is calling for feedback … Continue reading

Walking track closed for ecological burn to encourage native plant regeneration in Puckey’s Reserve

THE Puckeys Estate walking track will be closed next week as NSW Fire and Rescue carry out an ecological burn within the Fairy Meadow reserve. The burn is scheduled for Monday, September 13, pending weather conditions, and there will be no access to the reserve or walking tracks during the planned burn. Wollongong Lord Mayor … Continue reading

BMW driver charged with various offences, including breaching stay at home public health orders

A MAN has been charged with various offences, including supply of a prohibited drug and driving an unregistered vehicle, after he was stopped at Fairy Meadow yesterday. Police said the 34 year old Illawarra man was driving a black BMW sedan with a misleading registration plate fitted. The vehicle was stopped at Fairy Meadow and … Continue reading

Police charge man with robbing Fairy Meadow convenience store

A MAN has been charged after allegedly robbing a Fairy Meadow convenience store earlier this year. About 10.10am on Friday, May 14, 2021, a man entered the shop on Cabbage Tree Lane, Fairy Meadow, with his head and face concealed by a hooded jacket and face mask. Police will allege he approached the front counter … Continue reading

Drilling works will see lane closures on Mount Ousley Road

MOTORISTS are advised of changed traffic conditions on the Princes Highway at Fairy Meadow next week for drilling work will be carried out. Work will take place at the intersection of Mount Ousley Road from Monday June 21 to Saturday June 26 between 8am and 4pm, weather permitting. Access to businesses will be maintained throughout … Continue reading

Woman dies after Fairy Meadow house fire

A woman has died after being found unconscious inside her burning home at Fairy Meadow earlier this week. Emergency services were called to a home at Matthew Street, Fairy Meadow, just after 2am on Wednesday, May 19, following reports of a fire. Fire and Rescue NSW attended and found a woman and her three grandchildren … Continue reading

MP welcomes new Fairy Meadow ambulance station announcement, and more beds for Bulli Hospital

A NEW ambulance station will be built at Fairy Meadow, while Bulli Hospital will receive additional bed capacity to allow for improved rehabilitation, under a funding announcement today by the NSW Government. State MP for Keira Ryan Park has welcomed the announcements saying the new Fairy Meadow ambulance station is to ease pressure on paramedics … Continue reading

Injured woman taken to hospital after found in burning Fairy Meadow house

A WOMAN has been critically injured in a Fairy Meadow house fire in the early hours of this morning. Firefighters from across the Illawarra were called to the house in Matthew Street after receiving numerous triple zero calls about 2.15am today (Tuesday). Four people, including three children, managed to escape the fire before fire crews … Continue reading

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