Media Releases

$60,000 Wollongong Local Sport Grant funds announced

18 May 2020

Unanderra Tennis Club is the big winner of the Wollongong 2019-20 Local Sport Grant Program receiving $13,000 to re-surface its two synthetic tennis courts to acrylic, Member for Wollongong, Paul Scully announced today.

NSW Labor calls for 'Work from Wollongong' to be priority for local non-frontline public sector workers

11 May 2020

NSW Labor has called on the NSW Liberals and Nationals Government to make it a priority for local non-frontline local public sector workers to continue to work from Wollongong as the COVID-19 restrictions are being relaxed, and after they have been lifted.

Secret documents on Wollongong Entertainment Centre (WEC) upgrade revealed

04 May 2020

Wollongong is missing out on multi-million dollar sporting and entertainment events because its entertainment centre has been described as not fit for purpose for accessibility, amenity and activation, and turns away scheduled events with over 1,000 participants, secret documents of advice to the NSW Liberals and Nationals Government obtained under Freedom of Information laws, have revealed.

Time to support international students in the Illawarra

01 May 2020

Member for Wollongong, Paul Scully, is calling on the Berejiklian Government to support international students in the Illawarra who are also suffering as a result of COVID-19 restrictions.

Could the Port Kembla community miss out on annual funding again in 2020?

29 April 2020

The Port Kembla community could miss out on its annual funding under the Port Kembla Community Investment Fund (PKCIF) again in 2020.

Clock ticking on Unanderra Station upgrade plan consultations

20 April 2020

Member for Wollongong, Paul Scully, today said the clock is ticking on community consultations on the concept design for the upgrade of Unanderra Station which closes 5pm this Friday.

Ruby Princess: It's time to test everyone on board

12 April 2020

The latest test results from the cruise ship Ruby Princess reveal half the crew tested for COVID-19 have contracted the disease. 

Scully says Government must clarify tenant and landlord rights urgently

08 April 2020

Member for Wollongong, Paul Scully, has written to the Minister for Better Regulation and Innovation strongly urging the NSW Government to immediately clarify the rights and responsibilities of tenants and landlords during the COVID-19 virus pandemic.

Scully urges Wollongong manufacturers to help with health supplies

01 April 2020

Wollongong manufacturers are being urged to register with a new portal if they can help supply hand sanitiser, handwash soap, gloves, cleaning products, protective clothing, masks, eyewear and paper products to address the COVID-19 pandemic.


31 March 2020

Member for Wollongong, Paul Scully, today announced that the first step in upgrading Unanderra Station and building its much-needed lifts has kicked off with community consultation on the concept design now open.