World record attempt: Wollongong accountant lifts 55,800kg in an hour

Kate McIlwain
November 22 2022 - 7:00pm
Wollongong accountant Andrew Webb came a little short of the world record for the most amount lifted in one hour, but raised $27,800 in the process. Picture by the Unknown Group.

Accountant Andrew Webb likes to raise money and break stereotypes.

Kate McIlwain

Kate McIlwain


For more than a decade, I've helped the Illawarra Mercury set the news agenda across the region. Currently I'm the paper's health reporter - covering the stories of Illawarra workers and residents in the wake of a global pandemic and at a time where our health systems are stretched to the limit.

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