Local Illawarra Galloper Poised To Win $3 Million Race

Sky Racing form analyst Brad Davidson has labelled Illawarra-trained galloper ‘Think It Over’ the most underrated horse in NSW and believes he can cap off a fairytale ride for trainer Kerry Parker in Saturday’s $3 million Doncaster Mile at Randwick. Davidson believes...

UOW undertakes world-first research into breast injuries in contact sport

World-first research at the University of Wollongong into breast injuries in women's contact sport has revealed some alarming trends.   A/Prof. Deirdre McGhee is one of a few people in the world studying breast injuries in women's sport. Her team of researchers found...

Female surfers unite to create safe Wollongong surf scene

A new group has created a safe space for female surfers in the male-dominated Illawarra surfing scene. The Bellambi Betties started as an idea between surf enthusiasts Milie MacMallum and Sarah Franke. The two strangers called out on Facebook just four days ago for...

NBL reverses Mitch Creek decision, sparking fiery reaction from fans

NBL player Mitch Creek has been cleared to resume basketball activities, leading to a highly negative reaction from fans online. Creek, who is signed to the South East Melbourne Phoenix, has not played or trained with his team since the 15th of March when he was...
UOW Mallee Bulls return to first grade rugby

UOW Mallee Bulls return to first grade rugby

University of Wollongong first grade rugby was brought to a halt by COVID-19 last year but the players are set to return to the Illawarra premier competition this weekend. UOW Mallee Bulls will face Tech Warratahs on Saturday and coach Dion Miller is confident the...

Local rugby league season remains in doubt

Local rugby league season remains in doubt

The Illawarra District Rugby League’s (IDRL) 2020 season remains uncertain despite the state government announcing junior sport can recommence next month. The announcement made on Tuesday confirmed restrictions on under 18 community sporting competitions would be...