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Monday 27 June 2022

On Monday 27 June, Wollongong City Council adopted a number of important strategic documents such as the Community Strategic Plan, Resourcing Strategy, Delivery Program and Operational Plan.

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Monday 27 June 2022

Wollongong City Council is seeking community feedback on a proposal to make life jackets mandatory for rock fishers at high-risk locations in our Local Government Area.

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Friday 24 June 2022

Wollongong City Council has removed a naming plaque from within Wollongong Art Gallery in acknowledgement to the recent confirmation that Bob Sredersas, who gifted the city 100 artworks, is a Nazi collaborator.

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Friday 24 June 2022

Like many regional cities, Wollongong’s city centre is changing, with more people choosing to live in the CBD and enjoying the renewal of social and cultural activities that this brings.

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Friday 24 June 2022

Mosquitoes aren’t the only insects that have loved this year’s La Niña weather pattern.

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Wednesday 22 June 2022

Wollongong City Council is working with key stakeholders from the Sydney Jewish Museum and the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies on next steps for Wollongong Art Gallery and its collections following the receipt of a detailed report exploring the personal history of benefactor Bob Sredersas.

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Wednesday 22 June 2022

Wollongong City Council welcomes the news that the NSW Government will invest in the future of the Illawarra Sports and Entertainment Precinct (ISEP) in the State budget.

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Monday 20 June 2022

Wollongong City Council confirms that we received a copy of the report from the Sydney Jewish Museum’s Resident Historian, Emeritus Professor Konrad Kwiet, who has been investigating the Nazi allegations made against Bronius ‘Bob’ Srederas, late on Friday 18 June 2022.

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Monday 20 June 2022

We’re embracing the challenge to become a UNESCO learning city – and we need your help.

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Friday 17 June 2022

Monday 20 June is Refugee Day and from Sunday 19 June to Saturday 25 June, we’re marking World Refugee Week – an annual celebration that seeks to acknowledge the positive contributions of our refugee residents and raise awareness on issues that affect them.

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