Shoalhaven News

COVID-19 cases remain low in NSW

Four new cases of COVID-19 were diagnosed in the 24 hours to 8pm last night, bringing the total number of cases in NSW to 4,015. There were 7,765 tests reported in the 24-hour reporting period, compared with 13,635 in the previous 24 hours. While it is not unusual for testing numbers...

Fatal accident at Berry

It's believed one person is dead and another three injured in a head-on at Berry It happened on Geroa Road around 10 o'clock... an ambulance helicopter land at Vic Zealand Oval at Shoalhaven Heads . All available emergency services are at the scene.      

Ulladulla police searching for this person

Ulladulla Police would like to speak to the person depicted in this image. Not the best image, but it may nudge a memory or two and it's believed that he/she may be able to help with their inquiries. If you know the identity of this person or where the person can be...

NSW records four new COVID-19 cases

NSW has recorded four new COVID-19 cases, with three being returned travellers in hotel quarantine and one that was locally acquired. There were 7765 tests undertaken in the 24-hour reporting period until 8pm on Sunday night, NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian said on Monday. "Unfortunately we are seeing a dip in the number...

Concerns Shoalhaven fire hydrants are being neglected

Emergency Services were called to an electrical fire on Armstrong Avenue in Gerringong yesterday afternoon... Firey's and Endeavour Energy crews isolated the power and used carbon dioxide extinguishers to stop the blaze spreading from the electrical kiosk... The outbreak has led to a heads-up from the Gerringong RFS about hydrants near us. They...

Nowra tops Australia's rainfall figures

Parts of the country's east coast including the Shoalhaven have topped their annual average rainfall totals. A study of nearly 200 weather stations across New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and South Australia shows several have already surpassed their calendar-year-average. Nowra is on top, receiving more than 13-hundred millimetres of rain so far...

Motorists flouting the rules

Kiama Council is reporting that drivers are still trying to access Jamberoo Mojntain Road despite the road being closed because of a landslip. The gates have been smashed several times and some people are also trying to bypass the gates by driving through neighbouring properties. A council Spokesperson says they'll be installing...

More Shoalhaven venues linked to covid19 case in Sydney

More venues in the Shoalhaven have been linked to a taxi driver who tested positive to COVID19. Anyone who attended the following establishments on the following days last week needs to get tested and self isolate for 14 days. • Milton Ulladulla Ex Servos Club – 12 September, 2pm-6.15pm• Carlo’s Italian Restaurante...

Milton Ulladulla Club Closed Due to Covid Positive Visitor

  NSW Health has advised that anyone who attended the Milton Ulladulla ExServos Club on the 12th September 2020 should: immediately self-isolate until 14 days after you were last there get tested even if you have no symptoms watch for COVID-19 symptoms and get retested should any symptoms recur Testing is available at: 1. Milton Ulladulla...

RFS Get Ready Weekend

Bushfire season is upon us and this weekend we're being encouraged to "Get Ready" (click to visit the RFS website) A few weeks ago Shoalhaven Council and various  emergency agencies held "Recovery Into Readiness" webinars with a view to helping you prepare for future natural disasters including bushfires. There's invaluable information here;