Click an area on the map for information about the region.
Shellharbour is home to world class golf courses, a raft of excellent regional food and wine choices and an endless variety of accommodation options.
Kiama and its surrounds (Jamberoo, Gerringong and the Minnamurra) are home to luscious rolling hills, serene beaches and panoramic views. Explore world class attractions including Jamberoo Action Park, the Kiama Blowhole and the Illawarra Fly.
The Southern Highlands is a treasure trove of destinational attractions, like award winning restaurants and wineries, magnificent gardens, rare antiques, authentic heritage and amazing natural wonders.
Friendly people, a laid-back way of life, bountiful fresh produce and rich local culture combined with its many idyllic natural attractions make the Shoalhaven an irresistible holiday destination.
Batemans Bay & Eurobodalla
Discover 83 beaches, the islands, rivers and lakes, heritage towns, coastal villages and vast tracts of nature reserves, wilderness and wildlife that is Batemans Bay and Eurobodalla.
Merimbula & Sapphire Coast
The Sapphire Coast's unique coastline offers deserted beaches, tranquil rainforests, serene rivers, lakes, and picturesque mountain backdrops.
Wollongong delivers an exhilarating mix of metropolitan style, seaside living and small town charm just 1.5 hours south of Sydney.
2 days ago
Sunrise over the Historic Wollongong Harbour as captured by Casual Images - Photography by Paul Thomson.
Did you know that Wollongong is the only point on the eastern coast of Australia which has two lighthouses?
4 days ago
Although it may be a bit chilly to take a dip in the ocean – it’s still a great place to be! Take some time out of your schedule for some beach time and feel the sand between your toes and the wind in your hair.
Check out this beautiful shot of Bulli Beach taken by Chilby Photography, how’s the serenity?
4 hours ago
It's GIVEAWAY TIME!
WIN two tickets to the hottest event on the calendar! Headlands Hotel Austinmer Beach will be hosting Bubbles & Brunch on June 3; enjoy 3 hours of unlimited sparkling wine and mimosas, paired with a 3-course brunch whilst taking in the spectacular views of the ocean.
Simply LIKE and COMMENT on this post for your chance to WIN. The winner will be announced at midday tomorrow so check back then to see if you've won.
For more information or if you would like to book a ticket to this event visit the new Headlands Hotel Austinmer Beach website - https://bit.ly/2IwSf3L
2 days ago
It's Giveaway Time!
A Chorus Line has arrived at Illawarra Performing Arts Centre (IPAC)! So you don't miss out we are giving away a double pass to the final performance on Saturday 26th May.
Simply LIKE and COMMENT for a chance to win. Winner will be announced tomorrow at 12pm so make sure you check back to see if you have won!
Presented by the Illawarra’s very own So Popera Productions - the team who brought you Chicago, Beauty and the Beast and Disney’s The Little Mermaid…This retro classic musical set in the 70’s is based on real Broadway dancers vying for a spot in the chorus line of a Broadway musical!
1 week ago
What a coastline!👌🏾
Adventure Never Stops captured this spectacular shot overlooking Stanwell Park, located along the 140km Grand Pacific Drive - Sydney to Wollongong and beyond in Wollongong's northern villages.
Visit https://bit.ly/2G5tfP2 for hot deals and things to do along the Drive.
1 week ago
Comic Gong 2018 returns to take over Wollongong's Arts Precinct this Saturday, 19th May from 10am-4pm.
There will be loads of FREE activities for the whole family including face painting, old-school gaming machines, comic drawing workshops and of course everyone's favourite, Cosplay Parade!
Check out the full program of events here: http://bit.ly/2L8zd1q
We would love to hear your costume ideas below!
Pic credit: Comic Gong 2018