Shoalhaven News

Police target 'hoons'

Bay and Basin Police Station in the South Coast Police District is open.  On Thursday they carried out a traffic operation was focusing on the Sanctuary Point area and it’s surrounds. They say they were targeting ‘hoon driving’ behaviour in a bid to keep the community safer on our roads. No word yet...

Top Brass says navy Greenwell Point pre-dawn march is ON

The navy WILL be taking part in the Anzac Day pre-dawn march at GREENWELL POINT after all. A meeting had been planned for today between FRED DAWSON from the Nowra RSL sub branch and the Executive Officer of HMAS Albatross over a Defence Department decision stopping Albatross personnel from marching in...

WIN TV outage fixed

WIN television has apologised after a transmission failure that left hundreds of homes in the Milton/Ulladulla area without access to their station. This station received calls from listeners early yesterday concerned there may have been something wrong with WIN or that their televisions may have been playing up. However they've revealed it...

Look out for this scam

Shoalhaven Police are warning of another scam doing the rounds. It takes the form of an email containing an  and the penalties that come with it and offers a link if you want to check the photographic evidence... police are warning not to click on the link. They have instead issued the...

Police not amused

Police say safe driving is not kids play. It’s always important to have a clear view out of the front windscreen and ‘stikeez’ are not meant for the windscreen. Photo source: NSW Police Department

Anger over NDIS leads to plans for Shoalhaven rally

A rally over failures in the National Disability Insurance Scheme is to be held in Nowra next month. The  says the NDIS promises a brighter future for thousands of Australians, but the promise is falling short. They say complicated planning processes, lots of red tape and inadequate funding in participants plans arecausing...

Plight of Gilmore's dairy farmers to be taken to the PM

Liberal candidate for Gilmore WARREN MUNDINE has meet with the region's dairy farmers this week to map out a way forward for the beleaguered industry. MR MUNDINE says it's important to the farmers, the workers and to the Gilmore economy that their concerns are dealt with sooner, rather than later. "...

Detectives investigating murder of former Kiama man head to the US

Detectives have travelled to California to extradite a man over the 2018 murder of former Kiama resident Wachira ‘Mario’ Phetmang, whose body was discovered in June of last year on the side of the road at Sydney Olympic Park. The body was wrapped in a plastic material and covered with a...

Shock withdrawal from Anzac Day Dawn Service

Organisers of this year's Anzac Day dawn march at Greenwell Point have been left shocked by an announcement Royal Australian Navy personnel will not be marching. It's understood it's about an occupational health and safety issue, with personnel not allowed to march in the dark. After 30-years of having the current serving...

Man missing from Bomaderry

Police are seeking information about a man who's gone missing from Bomaderry. 30 year old Mitchell Dempsey was last seen at his home on Monday around 8:30am. He was heading to an appointment in North Nowra and was travelling in a white coloured Hyundai I35 wagon with NSW plates JM-0129. Police believe he...