Increase in Illawarra winter house fires prompt smoke alarm campaign

Nadine Morton
Updated July 26 2023 - 4:01pm, first published 2:00pm

The Illawarra has had a five-year spike in house fires, with 25 homes severely damaged or destroyed so far this winter.

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Nadine Morton

Nadine Morton

Senior journalist

Breaking news journalist at the Illawarra Mercury. Email:

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