Illawarra offshore wind impacts on whale migration

Connor Pearce
Amandine Ahrens
Updated November 14 2023 - 11:11am, first published October 30 2023 - 4:04pm

Printed on t shirts, emblazoned on signs and frequently cited in speeches, the whales that migrate off the east coast of Australia were a hot topic at the anti-wind farm rally held on Flagstaff Point on Sunday, but whale experts say the "humpback highway" won't be stopped if a proposed offshore wind farm goes ahead.

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Connor Pearce

Connor Pearce

Journalist at Illawarra Mercury

Amandine Ahrens

Amandine Ahrens


I've grown up in the Bega Valley and I'm a regional daily news reporter on the Far South Coast of NSW. Got a story? Get in touch: 0436 426 843 or email

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