Shoalhaven News

Berry Show cancelled

The Berry Show planned for Jan 31 to Feb 1 has been cancelled.The Berry Show planned for Jan 31 to Feb 1 has been cancelled. Organisers say they made the difficult decision due to the ongoing threat of bushfires. They say the poor air quality and extreme heat experienced recently also led...

Cricket stars visit Southern Highlands firegrounds

Aussie test cricket captain Tim Paine and spinner Nathan Lyon have paid a visit to firefighters and locals affected by the bushfires in the Southern Highlands. Paine said he was shocked by the devastation at Wingello. "When you do see it you realise the bravery. "Just the flatout bravery of our firemen and...

Currowan fire still burning

127 bush and grass fires are still burning across New South Wales with the Currowan and Morton blazes being controlled. The Currowan fire has claimed another 5000 hectares in the last day taking the total of burnt out area to almost 308-thousand hectares since late November. RFS crews have been strengthening containment...

Milton update

A Milton update from Ulladulla.info. At Milton showground there is now the bushfire help store with donated supplies open 7 days, 9 to 5 please bring Id if you have it or your registration papers from the evac area from the Ulladulla Civic Centre. The Milton Masonic Centre, 128 Princes Highway,...

Power to return to many South Coast premises

Endeavour Energy is hoping to have power restored to the bulk of homes and businesses in Manyana, Conjola Park, Lake Conjola, Cunjurong Point, Bendelong and Fishermans Paradise by the end of today. Three-thousand customers have been affected by the bushfires. Endeavour is hoping to have the power onto all but 300 later...

Missing South Coast men OK

Two men reported missing during the bushfires on the far South Coast have been located safe. Police found one of the blokes with the help of the Westpac Life Saver chopper. 70-year-old farmer Colin stayed to defend his property and cattle last weekend. He was found safe and well yesterday afternoon on his...

FISHERMANS PARADISE RESIDENTS

FISHERMANS PARADISE RESIDENTS & SURROUNDSThe Fresh Start Trailer will be rolling onto 38 Anglers Parade, Fishermans Paradise tomorrow at 11am. The trailer has 3 private hot water showers, 6 clothing washing machines and dryers and a full kitchen for community use, FREE of charge.The trailer will be at the location...

Food Distribution at Milton Showground

All food for people affected by fires in the Ulladulla region please come to the Milton Showground. All supplies are now being kept there, the store is open 7 days, 9 to 5 until further notice

Injured Wildlife

Be careful on our roads.......if you spot injured wildlife, please contact Wires Mid-South Coast. 1300 094 737 or wires.org.au.  

Nowra men's shed broken into

Police would be interested in receiving any information about a break in at the Nowra Men's Shed between New Years Eve and the weekend. The thieves broke into all the metal cabinets in the metal shop, stole all the tools, batteries and chargers. Member Rex is asking locals to keep an eye...