Getting to know your local faces

GETTING TO KNOW YOU: Nick Guggisberg. Is there a local face you’d like to know more about? Send your nominations to kinews@fairfaxmedia.com.au for upcoming features.

GETTING TO KNOW YOU: Nick Guggisberg. Is there a local face you’d like to know more about? Send your nominations to kinews@fairfaxmedia.com.au for upcoming features.

Each week, we’re profiling a ‘local face’ from throughout the Kiama municipality. 

Name: Nick Guggisberg.

Occupation: Manager Community and Cultural Development for Kiama council. 

Suburb: Kiama Central.

Hometown: Melbourne. 

Hobbies: Playing music, cooking/eating food, collecting/drinking wine, building stuff, enjoying our beautiful environment, going on family holidays.

Fun fact about you: As a musician, I’ve played all around Australia from remote area Aboriginal communities through to big festivals such as the Big Day Out and WOMADelaide.

My favourite thing about the area is: The extraordinary access to: mountains, rainforest, beaches, fantastic local food, open spaces, an engaged and involved community, and a wonderful council who work so proactively to make it a wonderful place to live.

What makes the area unique: The environment, the people, its history and the level of service provision. My mum, who’s just bought a house here, would also say the beautiful flowers that council maintains in the gardens around the various towns and villages.

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