Illawarra Mercury
Wednesday, 6 December 2023

Wollongong family fleeing domestic violence wait months for housing transfer

Natalie Croxon
Updated October 22 2023 - 7:53pm, first published 3:01pm
Tucker Avenue, and inset, rubbish dumped on a vacant block among the townhouses. Pictures by Sylvia Liber and supplied
Tucker Avenue, and inset, rubbish dumped on a vacant block among the townhouses. Pictures by Sylvia Liber and supplied

A Balgownie mother says she and her children have been waiting for eight months to be moved to another public housing home, despite being listed as an at-risk priority for a transfer because of domestic violence and other issues.

Natalie Croxon

Natalie Croxon

Journalist

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

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