Staying wild amid the city’s ‘march of progress’

Kate McIlwain
May 30 2017 - 8:00pm

In 1937, when the building known as Langs Corner was being built at the intersection of Crown and Kembla street a newspaper article lamented the loss of huge pines trees.

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Kate McIlwain

Kate McIlwain


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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