Wollongong council to start $10 million Tramway seawall project six months early

Kate McIlwain
Updated September 12 2016 - 8:11am, first published 5:00am
Ahead of schedule: Wollongong council will start digging out a 300 metre trench along this Blue Mile seawall from Monday. Picture: Georgia Matts.
Ahead of schedule: Wollongong council will start digging out a 300 metre trench along this Blue Mile seawall from Monday. Picture: Georgia Matts.

Wollongong City Council has announced it will bring forward work on the final link of the Blue Mile by more than six months, and will begin digging the trench for a new seawall this week.

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Kate McIlwain

Kate McIlwain

Journalist

For more than a decade, I've helped the Illawarra Mercury set the news agenda across the region. Currently I'm the paper's health reporter - covering the stories of Illawarra workers and residents in the wake of a global pandemic and at a time where our health systems are stretched to the limit.

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