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We’re celebrating National Volunteer Week with a thank you to all those who help Council deliver a range of services and programs for our community, and also calling upon those who have thought about volunteering to give it a go.
An interactive mapping tool that allows you to see what’s planned for your street, suburb and city, is one of the key features of this year’s community engagement on the Delivery Program 2018-2022 and draft Operational Plan 2021-2022.
From parks and sportsgrounds to community centres and natural areas - Council takes care of land across the Wollongong Local Government Area on behalf of those who live here. These types of areas are called Community Land.
Wollongong’s very own Comic Gong festival is returning on Saturday 15 May and we’re excited to have five comic artists and writers sharing their skills, experiences, and views on the day.
The bridge linking Thirroul’s Hamilton Road and the Sandon Point Aboriginal Place will close on Monday 24 May for essential repairs.
Corrimal Heated Pool is expected to remain closed for scheduled maintenance until mid-June after last week’s rainy weather conditions have made repairs challenging.
We take our community’s privacy seriously and that’s why we’re encouraging residents to brush up on their rights during Privacy Awareness Week NSW 2021.
Did you know that Autumn is the best time of the year to start planting? The warm weather and soil provide the perfect environment for plants to take root and thrive before the cold winter weather arrives.
After a hiatus in 2020, Wollongong City Libraries are excited to bring the much-loved Comic Gong festival back to Wollongong on Saturday 15 May.
Sustainable fashion is hitting the runway at Wollongong Library with a new Library program, Fashion Flip, that encourages people to up-cycle clothes and other items into fresh designs.