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45th Kiama Sevens: a celebration of grassroots rugby

At a time when the popularity of Rugby Sevens is reaching new heights, due to the HSBC series and its inclusion in the Olympics, the Kiama Sevens is preparing to host its 45th competition. 364 more words

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At Bombo

By Vita Forest


On Wadi-Wadi land, where Charmian swam, we walk out to Bombo. We fill up our water bottles from the last tap, pull our hats down low and sling our thumbs through the loops of our backpacks. 482 more words

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Climate activist’s Kiama stop on kayak trek to Canberra

On New Years Day Australian climate activist Steve Posselt set off on his kayak from Ballina. His goal is to journey 1,200 kilometres down the coast to Moruya, and then to drag the wheeled kayak 180 kilometres over the mountains to Canberra. 296 more words

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Ward welcomes Premier Berejiklian

As someone who has known our new Premier, Gladys Berejiklian, since 1998 through Young Liberals, Gareth Ward MP is very proud of his friend’s ascension to the top job. 287 more words

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Time to stop the Jones Beach erosion

Paradoxically, members of BeachCare Kiama believe that measures put in place to stabilise Jones Beach after major storms in 1974 are now responsible for a litany of on-going problems. 490 more words

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This week

By Vita Forest

This week I have been

VISITING Kiama for a holiday with a rotating cast of characters – Max, Lucy, Fleur, Betty and Briony. 184 more words

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Fitting tribute to Orry-Kelly

The concert stage in Hindmarsh Park is to be named the Orry-Kelly Stage, in honour of one of Kiama’s most famous sons.

Orry-Kelly had a stellar career in Hollywood as a costume designer, winning three Oscars for his work and being the favoured designer of the world’s biggest stars. 45 more words

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