Police operation Wollongong: Nuclear waste to be transported from Port Kembla to Lucas Heights

Natalie Croxon
By Natalie Croxon
Updated March 10 2022 - 4:08am, first published March 9 2022 - 10:49pm
A cask containing reprocessed nuclear waste is loaded onto a ship in the UK before it is brought back to Australia. Picture: Nuclear Transport Solutions

Reprocessed radioactive waste stemming from Australia's production of nuclear medicine and other products is set to arrive in Port Kembla this weekend.


Natalie Croxon

Natalie Croxon


Reporter at the Illawarra Mercury. Previously of the Bendigo Advertiser, Northern Daily Leader and Quirindi Advocate. Our Watch award winner.

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