Merryn Porter, Illawarra Mercury

Merryn Porter

Illawarra Mercury

Australia

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Recent articles by Merryn:

Love is in the air: Nine ways to celebrate Valentine's Day 2023 in the Illawarra

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Free Fire in the Domain festival set to heat up Sydney

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Time warp as The Rocky Horror Show starts 50th anniversary tour at Theatre Royal Sydney

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Shellharbour Rocks the Flats music and art festival comes to Oak Flats

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Vengaboys' 25th anniversary tour comes to Wollongong: All the Illawarra gigs in February

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Crash Tragic to debut new single at Dicey Riley's Hotel, Wollongong.

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All the best 2023 Lunar New Year celebrations in the Illawarra and beyond

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Dental crisis: Dapto dentist's warns one in two children have cavities

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Talk at Wollongong Art Gallery discusses iconic pink suit worn by Jacqueline Kennedy

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Councils in the Illawarra-Shoalhaven create summer of fun for whole family these school holidays

The summer of fun is continuing, with local councils providing a great range of activities for the whole... → Read More

Nine of the best family attractions in the Illawarra-Shoalhaven these summer school holidays

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70 dogs, puppies at RSPCA Illawarra Shelter need new homes after Christmas influx of pooches

RSPCA Illawarra calls a halt to more dogs, for now. → Read More

Six of the best bushwalks for kids in and around the Illawarra to try these summer holidays

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NSW Police Force officers mourn death of Illawarra-based police dog

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No excuse for boredom with these school holiday workshops to keep the kids entertained

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Sunnyboys are still rocking after 40 years: All the Illawarra gigs in January

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Eight school holiday workshops to keep the kids entertained during the summer break

The school holidays do not have to be boring thanks to these great workshops and activities → Read More

The annual Gerringong Street Parade is on this Saturday

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Kiama CBD lights up for Christmas as part of Kiama Council's Alive program

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Australian Bureau of Meteorology predicts cooler conditions for the Illawarra this week

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