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    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.

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    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.

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    Southern Highlands

    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    Merimbula & Sapphire Coast

    The Sapphire Coast's unique coastline offers deserted beaches, tranquil rainforests, serene rivers, lakes, and picturesque mountain backdrops.

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    Wollongong delivers an exhilarating mix of metropolitan style, seaside living and small town charm just 1.5 hours south of Sydney.

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    Wollongong Forecast

    • Today

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    2 days ago

    Wings Over Illawarra Air Show will take off in T minus 40 hours and counting! Gates will open at 9:00am with a jam-packed flying program. What are you most looking forward to seeing? http://bit.ly/1YTMH1p #visitwollongong

    1 week ago

    Love this photo of South Beach captured by Two Boys on Easter Saturday right before it rained. Like they said, it's still a sight to see! Time now for another long weekend :-) #visitwollongong

    1 week ago

    Have you got your costume ready? Check out this year’s Wollongong City Libraries Comic Gong on May 14. Our pick is the Draw Off between Matthew Lin and Marcelo Baez. What are you most looking forward to seeing? http://bit.ly/1S77E7z #visitwollongong

    1 week ago

    Wollongong-ites: we're great at showing how much We Love the Gong! Let's show it now by supporting local businesswoman Lisa Burling of LBPR on her quest to bring Sir Richard Branson to Wollongong as part of his upcoming visit to Sydney in May. We're joining the cause because, let's face it, he'll love it here! Show your support by liking, sharing or commenting below. #richardbransonvisitsthegong #visitwollongong

    4 days ago

    We never tire of this view! How do you like to do the Seacliff Bridge? Car, bike, or by foot? (Photo cred: Silvia Li Photography) #visitwollongong

    2 weeks ago

    WOLLONGONG! We've teamed up with The Color Run and have 130 DOUBLE PASSES to give away to the exclusive pre-screening of Eddie the Eagle, the must see feel good movie of the year, starring Hugh Jackman! The Color Run believes that inspirational people come in all forms. Watch the trailer to get inspired! Eddie the Eagle lands in cinemas April 21. Be quick as the first 130 to RSVP will WIN A DOUBLE PASS! RSVP Here: http://bit.ly/1VvMkew https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_FmrE4GCTU&feature=youtu.be