Ageing Wollongong council crematorium to be shut down by mid-year

Kate McIlwain
May 1 2018 - 5:30pm

After a decade of trying, Wollongong City Council has finally announced it will shut down its publicly-operated crematorium at Unanderra by the middle of this year.

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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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