The Illawarra's top baby names of 2023 (and the parents who bucked the trend)

Kate McIlwain
Updated February 12 2024 - 3:05pm, first published February 11 2024 - 6:00pm
Abby Matrai and her five-month-old son Koah Tyrrell. Picture by Adam McLean
Abby Matrai and her five-month-old son Koah Tyrrell. Picture by Adam McLean

When Calderwood mum Abby Matrai was choosing a name for her newborn son, she wanted it to be unique and fitting for his remarkable start to life.

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Kate McIlwain

Kate McIlwain

Journalist

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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