Police are appealing for information following the serious assault of a 15-year-old girl in Bomaderry last week.
About 9.30am on Thursday, October 12, the girl was seriously assaulted by two men while walking to work.
Police were told the girl was walking through bushland off Lyndhurst Drive, Bomaderry when she was approached from behind by two men who attempting to gain her attention.
The girl kept walking for a short distance before being pulled to the ground by two men wearing balaclavas.
She was repeatedly punched and kicked before the two men left.
The girl later attended Shoalhaven District Hospital where she was treated for a fractured sternum.
Officers from Shoalhaven Local Area Command were notified of the incident on Friday and started an investigation.
Detectives would like to speak with two men who they believe can assist with their inquiries. Both men have been described as being of Caucasian appearance, and aged in their 20s.
Police are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with information to come forward and contact detectives at Nowra Police Station on 4421 9699 or via Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
Anyone with information relating to this incident can also use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/