Shellharbour council to seek legal advice over Ward's blackmail claim

Kate McIlwain
Updated August 22 2017 - 8:38pm, first published 7:00pm

Shellharbour councilors voted unanimously to seek advice about what legal action they could take against Gareth Ward if comments he made about the council blackmailing the NSW Government prove untrue.

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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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