Shark Shield keeps swimmers safe

Shark Shield keeps swimmers safe

New shark repelling technology will be introduced to North Wollongong beach this summer providing an eco-friendly alternative to keeping beachgoers safe. The Shark Shield, a device used to repel sharks via electrical pulses, is attached to jet skis to drive sharks...
Fluro Friday – It’s OK not to be OK

Fluro Friday – It’s OK not to be OK

Fluro Fridays start with one rule:  It is OK to say that you are not OK. Fluro Fridays is an initiative of the One Wave group to start a conversation about mental health. Started in Bondi four years ago, it has grown to other beachside towns along the east coast. The...
First light: Tough Mudder training starts early

First light: Tough Mudder training starts early

Mud lovers across New South Wales have begun training, as Tough Mudder heads for Glenworth Valley in October. University of Wollongong student Harry Bolton will be among thousands of thrill-seekers returning this year. This time Bolton will be backed by a team who are...
Light at the end of the session tunnel

Light at the end of the session tunnel

Exam period stressing students It has come to that time of the year again when students face the inevitable truth that it’s too late to start procrastinating for the exams. These exam periods often become a time of stress and anxiety for students as they hastily try...