Future of 'fragile' Lake ecosystem is in our hands, say cities' mayors

Ben Langford
By Ben Langford
Updated April 29 2020 - 10:32am, first published 7:25am
Lake Illawarra is an 'environmental gem', but will councils pay up to protect it?

All stormwater management devices flowing into Lake Illawarra would be audited, with a view to upgrading them to improve water quality, under a new Lake Illawarra management plan agreed to by Wollongong and Shellharbour councils.


Ben Langford

Ben Langford


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