A flashback to August 1998 when storms saw tragedy and turmoil

Glen Humphries
Updated April 11 2024 - 6:36am, first published 12:30am

It was a Monday night, August 17, 1998, when the heavens opened up and the rain started to fall over the Illawarra.

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Glen Humphries

Glen Humphries

Senior journalist

I'm an award-winning senior journalist with the Illawarra Mercury and have well over two decades' worth of experience in newspapers. I cover the three local councils in the Illawarra for the Mercury, state and federal politics, as well as writing for the TV guide. If I'm not writing, I'm reading.

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