Shoalhaven News

Post mortem concluded following Nowra death

South Coast Police have confirmed the death of a man in Nowra earlier this week is no longer being treated as suspicious. Emergency Services discovered the body of a 51-year-old man in a unit on Douglas Street on Monday. Police said the post mortem concluded the man did not die under suspicious...

Fitzgibbons and Wright picked for Team Australia

South Coast surfers Sally Fitzgibbons and Owen Wright have been named part of a six strong Aussie contingent for the World Surfing Games to be held in Japan in September. The South Coast duo join Ryan Callinan, Nikki Van Dijk, Stephanie Gilmore and Julian Wilson on Team Australia. The 2019 World Surfing...

Report card critical of Shellharbour hospital ED treatment time

Shoalhaven Hospital has been named among the worst in the state for seeing T2 Emergency patients on time. T2 is hospital speak for patients who should be seen within 10-minutes. The quarterly report from the Bureau of Health Information for the first three months of this year,  show only 40.1 percent of...

Police investigating ' suspicious ' death in Nowra

Police are treating the death of a man in Nowra as being ' suspicious '. Just before midday yesterday, Emergency Services were called to a unit on Douglas Street after concerns were raised about the occupant. The body of a 51 year old man was found inside. Officers from the South Coast Police...

Their work in the Shoalhaven not missed by Honours list

The Shoalhaven featured well in the Queen's Birthday honours list. Phillip Brown from Milton, Sue Davies, Laurie McGinty and Clem McNamara from Nowra and  Dr Mary Moran from  Kangaroo Valley all have OAM after their names now, after receiving Order of Australia Medals. And  former local controller of the Kiama SES unit,...

Lake Conjola to be opened

The Lake Conjola community has received the news they've been waiting months to hear. Shoalhaven Council has been given permission to open the lake to the sea. It's been months of frustration and tears for those on the lake's shoreline who have had their yards and jetties submerged by the rising water...

Fatal crash at Meroo Meadow

A 10 year old boy has died after an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) rolled at Meroo Meadow. Just after 11am today, Emergency Services were called to a private property on Devitts Road about 15 kilometres north of Nowra. Police have been told the ATV was being driven by the 10-year-old boy, with a...

Fatal crash at Berry

A man has died after crashing his ute at Berry. The incident took place around 5:15pm on Saturday along Gerroa Road, about one kilometre, south of Beach Road. Police say the man's vehicle hit a tree while travelling south. The 25 year old driver was unable to be revived and died at the...

POLICE: Seven Mile Beach

Earlier this morning at Shoalhaven Heads authorities responded to an accident on  Seven Mile Beach. First arriving crews from Shoalhaven Heads located a single vehicle with one occupant sustaining multiple injuries after being ejected through the vehicles windscreen. Firefighters provided first aid until the arrival of NSW Ambulance and later...

Nowra police investigate fraud matter

 Nowra Police would like to speak to the female depicted in the image above.  It is believed that she may be able to help with their inquiries into an alleged fraud matter.  If you know the identity of this woman or where she can be located please provide that information through Crime...