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Thursday 9 September 2021

The Puckeys Estate walking track will be closed next week as NSW Fire and Rescue carry out an ecological burn within Puckeys Estate Reserve.

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Friday 10 September 2021

We’ve been making the most of the reduced traffic due to the current COVID restrictions to continue works on the Port Kembla and Wollongong pop-up cycleway projects.

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Monday 8 February 2021

Are you organising a community event? Do you have an arts and cultural project you want to get off the ground? Or perhaps own a property that has local heritage listing and need help conserving items of local cultural significance?

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Thursday 16 January 2020

Wollongong City Council is continuing to offer free green waste collections this weekend at Whytes Gully, Wombarra and Beaton Park.

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Thursday 19 December 2019

Wollongong Library today, Thursday 19 December, was a hive of activity with Elf School 2019 in session. Plenty of aspiring elves were on hand to catch up on stories, sing songs, get their faces painted and hear some words of wisdom from Santa who popped in to cheer his helpers on.

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Friday 12 February 2021

Wollongong City Libraries is looking to start a long-distance relationship this Library Lovers Day, Sunday 14 February. We’re encouraging Library members to download the Libraries’ new app to enjoy all their favourite resources from the comfort of their home.

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Friday 28 May 2021

We’re getting ready to roll out our pop-up cycleway along lower Crown Street as part of the Wollongong CBD pop-up cycling routes program.

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Friday 2 October 2020

Wollongong City Council has released the final episode of its Creative Dialogue series for young and emerging artists, arts workers, professional creatives and arts-related organisations. Initially planned as a series of live talks with industry experts in a variety of creative fields, the talks morphed into a collection of podcasts in response to the pandemic.

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Monday 19 October 2020

It’s a tough time for local businesses and in recognition of the challenges many are facing, a new B-Hub business support service is being launched on the ground floor, 93 Crown Street, Wollongong.

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Friday 29 October 2021

We’re calling for artists, creatives and community groups to apply for a Creative Wollongong Quick Response Grant.

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