Local News

Truck broken down on Clyde Mountain

*UPDATE: This has been cleared. Traffic is back to normal.* A truck is broken down on the Kings Highway near Pooh Corner at Mongo on Clyde Mountain.  Westbound traffic traveling from Batemans Bay is affected. Emergency services are on the scene.  Motorists are advised to exercise caution in the area and allow extra travel...

$8000 raised for charity in 24 hour row

Rowing and Surf Lifesaving clubs across the country joined forces to raise money for charity over the weekend. Pambula, Tathra and Mollymook Surf Life Saving Clubs all took part in the fourth annual 24 hour row for mental health, raising funds for charity Gotcha For Life. Mollymook Surf Club raised $1,000, Tathra...

Victorian border reopens, Sydney travel allowed

  The Victorian border has reopened as of 12:01am today (Monday November 1). Double vaccinated people entering NSW from Victoria no longer need to complete a declaration or quarantine for 14 days upon arrival. Unvaccinated people from Victoria are not allowed to enter NSW for holidays or recreation. The border opening is great news...

Fallen tree and power lines down at Lake Tabourie

There is a hazard on the Princes Highway between Termeil and Burril Lake. There's a Fallen tree and power lines down on the highway near Weymouth Road at Lake Tabourie. Traffic affected in both directions. Emergency services on the scene. Motorists are advised to reduce speed and exercise caution in the area. For the latest...

Damaging winds hitting South Coast

There is a severe weather warning in place for people in South Coast, Snowy Mountains and parts of Illawarra and Southern Tablelands Forecast Districts.Damaging winds are continuing over southeastern New South Wales today (Friday October 29).An intense low pressure system over Bass Strait is expected to continue to track southeastwards...

Passenger in Tilba crash taken to Sydney Hospital

Just after 9am on Thursday (October 28), emergency services responded to reports of a black Lexus SUV crashing into a tree on the Princes Highway, in Tilba Tilba. In devastating news for family and friends, the male driver was found deceased upon the arrival of first responders. A male passenger was trapped...

Very High fire danger on South Coast

The Far South Coast has a VERY HIGH fire danger rating in place today (Friday October 29). This includes the Bega Valley and Eurobodalla however a VERY HIGH fire danger rating is also in place in the Illawarra/Shoalhaven area.  All fire permits have been suspended until midnight tonight.     Fire Danger Ratings and Total Fire...

Man charged with drink-driving after allegedly ramming police in Mogo

A man has been charged with high-range drink-driving after allegedly ramming a police vehicle on the state’s South Coast. Just before 3pm on Wednesday (October 27), officers attached to South Coast Police District were called to Ross Ridge Road at Mogo, following reports the driver of a white Subaru was allegedly...

Fatal crash on South Coast

Police are appealing for public assistance after a fatal crash on the state’s south coast. Just after 9am today (Thursday October 28), emergency services responded to reports of a black Lexus SUV crashing into a tree on the Princes Highway, Tilba Tilba, about 20km north of Bermagui. The male driver was found...

Accident near Tilba Tilba

There has been a single vehicle car crash on the Princes Highway near Bermagui Road at Tilba Tilba this morning. The incident occurred 1km south of the Bermagui turn off and is affecting traffic in both directions.  Emergency services are on scene .  Motorists are advised to reduce speed and exercise caution in the area.  For...