GALLERY: Time out in the Illawarra

Alisha Bergin, Mel Wilson, Ali Lastuvka and Alesha Jones.
Alisha Bergin, Mel Wilson, Ali Lastuvka and Alesha Jones.
Alec Fleming, Tania Oliver, Tom Whelan and Ashlee Radmill.

Alec Fleming, Tania Oliver, Tom Whelan and Ashlee Radmill.

Luke Bodeker, Shane Healy and Mathew Cini.

Luke Bodeker, Shane Healy and Mathew Cini.

Richard Smith, Thomas Riddle and Craig Stanbury.

Richard Smith, Thomas Riddle and Craig Stanbury.

Harley Dengate, Alex McGhee, Ben Patten and Nathan Bryce.

Harley Dengate, Alex McGhee, Ben Patten and Nathan Bryce.

Chris McDonald, Lorri Field and Fiona Ryan.

Chris McDonald, Lorri Field and Fiona Ryan.

Brian Tarzan and Jason Zakara.

Brian Tarzan and Jason Zakara.

Leigh McVey, Megan Paterson, Dillon O’Connor, Connar McVey.

Leigh McVey, Megan Paterson, Dillon O’Connor, Connar McVey.

Charlie-Rose Mielczarek and Ben Quine.

Charlie-Rose Mielczarek and Ben Quine.

Have you been snapped out and about? 

Our Mercury photographers were at the North Gong Hotel for festive drinks, the Karnivool concert at Waves, New Year’s Eve celebrations in Belmore Basin, the Novotel Wollongong for Myrna Jover’s 50th birthday celebrations and the Sunset Cinema at Wollongong Botanic Garden.

Cait Cotter and Sarah Harding.

Cait Cotter and Sarah Harding.

Jacob Byrnes and Keziah Bennett-Brook.

Jacob Byrnes and Keziah Bennett-Brook.

Charlie Cat, Lauren Johnson and Mick Humphries.

Charlie Cat, Lauren Johnson and Mick Humphries.

Brendan Hodges, Mel Brown and Dane Rieley.

Brendan Hodges, Mel Brown and Dane Rieley.

Jess Gauci and Aaron Attard.

Jess Gauci and Aaron Attard.

Corey Belfitt, Tom Walsh, Claire Walsh, Mick Brice, Matt Sanderson and Mat Attard.

Corey Belfitt, Tom Walsh, Claire Walsh, Mick Brice, Matt Sanderson and Mat Attard.

Sam Burrell, Michael Beckett, Jasmine Arnold and Lachlan Roshier.

Sam Burrell, Michael Beckett, Jasmine Arnold and Lachlan Roshier.

Andrew Denniss and Sarah Liddle.

Andrew Denniss and Sarah Liddle.

Jonathan Langtree, Dylan Page, Daniel Rust and Jayme Weston.

Jonathan Langtree, Dylan Page, Daniel Rust and Jayme Weston.

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Claudia Hodge, Lauren Wolfe and Bronte Yarro.

Claudia Hodge, Lauren Wolfe and Bronte Yarro.

Peter Lockhart, Irene Melaisis, Rachel Maher, Jess Hupalo, Shane Urban, Tameka, 3, and Renata Belanyi.

Peter Lockhart, Irene Melaisis, Rachel Maher, Jess Hupalo, Shane Urban, Tameka, 3, and Renata Belanyi.

Stephanie Mason-Fyfe, James Finlay, Debbie Fisher, Deklan Finlay, Colleen Commane and James Fisher.

Stephanie Mason-Fyfe, James Finlay, Debbie Fisher, Deklan Finlay, Colleen Commane and James Fisher.

Paula Sheridan-Moules, Amy Khan, Louise Harpley and Laura Sheridan.

Paula Sheridan-Moules, Amy Khan, Louise Harpley and Laura Sheridan.

Glen Henderson, Amanda and Matt Skora, Jessie Pill and Robert Churchin.

Glen Henderson, Amanda and Matt Skora, Jessie Pill and Robert Churchin.

Nicole Holden, Aaron Lane, Dave Freeman, Chris Redman, Aaron Chhua and Lyndsay Andrew.

Nicole Holden, Aaron Lane, Dave Freeman, Chris Redman, Aaron Chhua and Lyndsay Andrew.

Madyson, Charlotte and Georgia Jewel.

Madyson, Charlotte and Georgia Jewel.

Sheena and Michael with their children Allira, 3, and Charlie, 2.

Sheena and Michael with their children Allira, 3, and Charlie, 2.

Margaret, Chloe, 10, and Patrick Wilson.

Margaret, Chloe, 10, and Patrick Wilson.

Kristina, Ryder, 4, Mikey, 7, and Daniel Judge.

Kristina, Ryder, 4, Mikey, 7, and Daniel Judge.

Sibylle and Peter Schultz, Sheree, Loren and Sandra Marsh.

Sibylle and Peter Schultz, Sheree, Loren and Sandra Marsh.

If you would like your social event featured in the Illawarra Mercury, please email the details to events@illawarramercury.com.au. Please note this is a free service and publication is not guaranteed.

Paul,  Flore,  Edwin and Cynthia Ricafuente.

Paul, Flore, Edwin and Cynthia Ricafuente.

Rico and Edith De Guzman with Grace and Maru Mangubat.

Rico and Edith De Guzman with Grace and Maru Mangubat.

Raghu, Rashmi, Divyay and Sameer Murthy.

Raghu, Rashmi, Divyay and Sameer Murthy.

Efren, Ethel  and Rose Ricafuente with Flor Culleja and Romeo Ricafuente.

Efren, Ethel and Rose Ricafuente with Flor Culleja and Romeo Ricafuente.

Michelle Davis and  Tita Manalo with Merle  and Lawrence Davis.

Michelle Davis and Tita Manalo with Merle and Lawrence Davis.

Ofre and Ester Amanonce, and Vidz and Joseph Pamatian.

Ofre and Ester Amanonce, and Vidz and Joseph Pamatian.

Brian, Atoy and Ruby Bolado with  Louie Jimenea.

Brian, Atoy and Ruby Bolado with Louie Jimenea.

Robert, Hannah, Dana and Myrnelle Jover.

Robert, Hannah, Dana and Myrnelle Jover.

Myrna and Neil Jover.

Myrna and Neil Jover.

Chris Errington and Annette Biermann.

Chris Errington and Annette Biermann.

Danielle Wilkinson and Michal Maslanka.

Danielle Wilkinson and Michal Maslanka.

Grace, Fletcher and Cameron Hollands.

Grace, Fletcher and Cameron Hollands.

Luke and Kathryn McArdle, Marty Manns, Penny Buchan and Greg Langton.

Luke and Kathryn McArdle, Marty Manns, Penny Buchan and Greg Langton.

Donyale Grant, Jennine Primmer and Janet Sucur.

Donyale Grant, Jennine Primmer and Janet Sucur.

Scott and Kate Davies.

Scott and Kate Davies.

Lucy Hawkins, Keair Leonardi, Lynda Hawkins and Nancy Zijdemans.

Lucy Hawkins, Keair Leonardi, Lynda Hawkins and Nancy Zijdemans.

Trev Gulliver, Joe Ferring, Kirstan Fulton, Sally Gulliver and Tara and Chris Loty.

Trev Gulliver, Joe Ferring, Kirstan Fulton, Sally Gulliver and Tara and Chris Loty.