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Wollongong

(wo͝ol`ən-gŏng), city (2016 pop. 203,630), New South Wales, SE Australia. It is an important iron and steel center. There are other industries, including copper refining and textile and chemical manufacturing. Port Kembla, which was absorbed by Wollongong in 1947, is a major port. The Univ. of Wollongong is there.

Wollongong

a city in E Australia, in E New South Wales on the Pacific: an early centre of dairy farming; now a coal-mining and heavy industrial centre. Pop.: 228 846 (2001)
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(2) National Institute for Applied Statistics Research Australia (NIASRA), School of Mathematics and Applied Statistics, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
It was decided in a ceremony witnessed by Australian High Commissioner designate, Margaret Adamson, in which a Document of Understanding (DoU) was signed between the HEC and University of Melbourne, Macquarie University, University of Wollongong and RMIT University, said a news release issued here.