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'Not approved' Wollongong council paints over mother of all murals

Angela Thompson
By Angela Thompson
Updated April 14 2021 - 2:24pm, first published July 20 2020 - 8:59am
The sprawling artwork, pictured on Saturday, covers a large stretch of Thirroul promenade. Picture: Sylvia Liber

The mother of all murals has vanished from Thirroul Beach promenade almost as quickly as it appeared - praised by passers-by one day; painted over by a council graffiti crew the next.

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Angela Thompson

Angela Thompson

Journalist

Proudly Illawarra Mercury since 2008; these days covering crime and justice issues. UOW alum. Thrilled by the chase and sobered by some of the things I see and hear when I stand still - sometimes in the same day. ang.thompson@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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