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Trio on the run after Wollongong robbery

Trio on the run after Wollongong robbery

Police are investigating an armed robbery in Wollongong overnight.  Three men armed with knives allegedly threatened an employee at a service station on Crown Street around 11.10pm, before fleeing with cash. They were last seen heading toward Woodlawn Avenue. All men were wearing hooded...

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Girl in serious condition after quad bike crash

Girl in serious condition after quad bike crash

A young girl remains in the Sydney Children's Hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest following a quad bike crash on a property in the Illawarra yesterday. Police say the 10-year-old was airlifted to hospital after the driver of the all-terrain vehicle (ATV) allegedly lost control and crashed...

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Thousands of cruise passengers arrive in Wollongong

Thousands of cruise passengers arrive in Wollongong

The latest cruise ship to visit the region has docked in Port Kembla this morning. The Royal Caribbean's 'Explorer of the Seas' sailed in to the harbour at 7am, bringing with it over 5,000 passengers and crew. Guests have been taken into the Arts Precint in Wollongong before making plans to...

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Calls for an inquiry into childcare fees

Calls for an inquiry into childcare fees

The soaring costs of childcare is prompting an industry call for an urgent parliamentary inquiry into the issue. Families in New South Wales pay more for childcare than the rest of the country. The median weekly cost of 50 hours of childcare is $494 dollars - almost $30 more than the national...

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Final day for Wollongong’s Napoleon Perdis shop

Final day for Wollongong’s Napoleon Perdis shop

Wollongong's Napoleon Perdis store has closed its doors. It comes after the group went into voluntary administration late last week - shutting down 28 stores across Australia. Despite strong weekend sales, the makeup outlet inside Wollongong Central closed yesterday. All staff will be paid...

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Woman held captive at gun point in Warrawong

Woman held captive at gun point in Warrawong

A man has been charged after a woman was allegedly detained against her will at a Warrawong home. Emergency services were called to a home on Second Avenue at around 6:30pm on Sunday night -- to reports a woman had been injured in a domestic violence related incident. Police allege the man held...

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New drone to patrol local beaches

New drone to patrol local beaches

The Illawarra's first fully operational drone will take to the skies this weekend to patrol the region's coastline. The drone will help lifesavers in detecting sharks and other marine life, as well as provide surveillance along local beaches to identify rip currents and swimmers in trouble. The...

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Man attacked in his Unanderra home

Man attacked in his Unanderra home

Police have launched an appeal for information after a violent home invasion in Unanderra over the weekend. A 48-year-old man answered a knock at the door at his home on Tresnan Street just after 5.30pm Saturday - he was confronted by an unknown man who allegedly repeatedly assaulted him,...

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BREAKING: Petrol tanker on fire in West Wollongong

BREAKING: Petrol tanker on fire in West Wollongong

The Princes Motorway at West Wollongong is closed in both directions - after a petrol tanker burst into flames.  The 36,000 litre tanker caught alight just after 8:30am this morning -- with pedestrians and motorists now being evacuated from the area and a two kilometre exclusion zone in place.  ...

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Wanted sex offender sighted in Nowra

Wanted sex offender sighted in Nowra

A manhunt is underway for two convicted sex offenders on the run from New South Wales and Victorian Police.  Christopher Empey, aged 46 - was last seen in Nowra in December after fleeing Victoria. He was convicted of a violent rape back in 2002.  He was due to face court in November when police...