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Thursday 19 November 2020

Looking to brighten your garden before the end of the year? Wollongong Botanic Garden is holding its last native plant sale of the year this Friday 20 November at the Greenplan Nursery on Northfields Avenue, Keiraville.

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Tuesday 17 November 2020

We’re inviting all residents to join us for the annual initiative, National Road Safety Week by making the pledge to drive safely.

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Tuesday 17 November 2020

We’re fine-tuning our summer pools booking system.

We’ve taken onboard feedback from our regular early-morning swimmers and have introduced one-hour sessions for 6am, 7am and 8am sessions for weekdays and weekends. This is in addition to the two-hour locks that are bookable from 9am, seven days a week.

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Monday 16 November 2020

Whether you’re a novice or die-hard enthusiast, Wollongong City Council’s freshly adopted Cycling Strategy 2030 is focussed on delivering an improved riding experience for everyone.

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Monday 16 November 2020

Detailed design and construction work is set to begin on the early stages of the Cringila Hills Masterplan, with Council accepting the tender to begin work on mountain bike and walking trails in the area at tonight’s Council meeting.

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Monday 16 November 2020

As of this morning, the first of Wollongong City Council’s FOGO caddies reached the doorsteps of Wollongong residents.

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Monday 16 November 2020

Christmas in the Mall will look a little different this year as COVID restrictions mean our usual festive events are on hold for 2020.

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Friday 13 November 2020

Wollongong City Council, in partnership with Ride Nation, Transport NSW, Cycling Tours NSW, and Illawarra Academy of Sport will hold a free pop-up cycling event at Lang Park, Marine Drive.

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Friday 13 November 2020

Wollongong City Council has now invited tenders for the long-awaited refurbishment works for the North Beach Surf Life Saving Club building.

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Thursday 12 November 2020

Wollongong City Council has postponed its outdoor screening of Hotel Transylvania this Friday 13 November due to the forecast for potentially severe thunderstorms.

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