Shoalhaven News

Scott Morrison rules out a nuclear submarine base at Jervis Bay

Prime Minister Scott Morrison visited the Shoalhaven for the second time in four weeks as the May 21st Federal Election looms. The PM,  accompanied by Gilmore Liberal Candidate Andrew Constance and retiring South Coast state MP Shelly Hancock, announced a 360-million upgrade to HMAS Albatross to locate and maintain 13 new...

Flood waste disposal extension

An extension has been issued to 31 May 2022, allowing residents to continue disposing of their flood damaged waste free of charge. In support of the clean-up effort, waste directly caused by the severe weather events and floods in the Shoalhaven in early March, can be disposed of free of charge...

Shoalhaven's Australian champion oyster shucker brings home the trophy

A second generation Shoalhaven oyster farmer has won the title of Australian Women's Oyster Shucking champion. Sally McLean and her husband Todd  operate Jim Wilds Oysters , which is a family owned and run oyster farm, located on the foreshore of the Crookhaven River. Sally, who was the defending Australian female champion,...