Family with water 'up to knees' rescued from Kiama caravan park

Grace Crivellaro
Updated December 26 2023 - 10:11am, first published 10:10am
NSW SES volunteers were kept busy in the Illawarra late in the evening on Christmas Day, with two flood rescues in Kiama (one pictured in the top right) and fallen trees in Albion Park (left and bottom right). Pictures supplied
NSW SES volunteers were kept busy in the Illawarra late in the evening on Christmas Day, with two flood rescues in Kiama (one pictured in the top right) and fallen trees in Albion Park (left and bottom right). Pictures supplied

Kiama copped the brunt of the wild storms that hammered the Illawarra on Christmas Day, as emergency services rushed to rescue a family trapped in a caravan with water "up to their knees" late in the evening.

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Grace Crivellaro

Court reporter for the Illawarra Mercury.

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