The Illawarra's wild ride on submarine base plans

Connor Pearce
Updated May 2 2023 - 6:31pm, first published 6:00pm
Assistant Defence Minister Matt Thistlethwaite speaks to a room of Illawarra leaders for a briefing on defence plans last week. Picture by Adam McLean
Assistant Defence Minister Matt Thistlethwaite speaks to a room of Illawarra leaders for a briefing on defence plans last week. Picture by Adam McLean

At last week's closed door meeting with assistant defence minister Matt Thistlethwaite, one attendee remarked that defence in the Illawarra is a bit like riding a rollercoaster.

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Connor Pearce

Connor Pearce

Journalist at Illawarra Mercury

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