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Wollongong's hidden bars, quirky cafes & indie galleries

Whether you’re new to the Gong or have lived here all your life, you’ll be interested to hear that in the last 18 months over 20 new restaurants and bars have opened their doors in Wollongong!Taking a leaf out of Melbourne’s book, local Gongsters are embracing the hidden bars, quirky cafes and indie galleries popping up in Wollongong with open arms.Some of these you may already know and love, but some you may not have heard of before, so here is a quick list of some of our faves you can plan your weekend around!The Little Prince, Bar/ Cafe, Globe…

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Welcome to the new Wollongong website!

Making it easier for you to plan your next Wollongong visit + it's pretty!

Welcome to the NEW Wollongong website!We hope you enjoy using it to browse for things to do, places to stay and food to enjoy in the Gong.Aside from the improved design and navigation, our new website has some pretty nifty features to assist you in planning your next visit.The Trip PlannerThe Trip Planner can be accessed via the homepage. This function allows you to add different Wollongong activities, restaurants and accommodation options to a shortlist via the shortlist icon featured on all product listings making it easy for you to gather all of the places you want to visit.Once you have added everything…

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Come and celebrate Chinese New Year at Nan Tien Temple with activities and events on now until the 19th February. For more information visit - https://bit.ly/2Sggk3x #visitwollongong

14 hours ago

PRIZE HAS BEEN DRAWN AND WINNER HAS BEEN NOTIFIED ITS GIVEAWAY TIME! HUMAN NATURE IN WOLLONGONG Little More Love : A 30 Year Celebration Tour - 7th May 🎶 Do you feel the same? Am I only dreaming? Or is this burning an eternal flame? 🎶 We have ONE double pass to give away to one lucky person. Simply LIKE and COMMENT below for a chance to WIN. The winner will be announced at 12pm on the 15th February so check back to see if you have won. Hurry purchase your tickets here - https://bit.ly/2UVZCUh and spoil your significant other this Valentines Day with tickets to see Human Nature live at WIN Entertainment Centre. #visitwollongong

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The Illawarra Caravan, Camping, 4WD, Fish and Boat Show will be at Kembla Grange this Friday to Sunday. You’re sure to find everything you could possible dream of to make your next trip an unforgettable adventure with over 175 exhibitors to browse, plus a freestyle bike show, fishing show and reptile awareness show. While you’re there come and say hi to our friendly Visitor Services Staff who will be manning the Visitor Information stand. #visitwollongong

5 days ago

Close out summer with Splash Wollongong. Jump into the Ocean and harbour swims, swim-run ‘Aquathons’ and the exciting new SwimRunX multi terrain Challenge. Happening in beautiful Wollongong Harbour and North Beach on Sat March 2 - there are distances for all ages and abilities. Register today at http://splashdash.com.au/ #visitwollongong

4 days ago

What an incredible morning! Thank you Gumaraa for welcoming our cruise passengers to your Country. Amazing to watch so many generations share their stories with our visitors. #visitwollongong

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BRYAN ADAMS IN WOLLONGONG The show not to miss this year, Bryan Adams at WIN Entertainment Centre, 22 March. Great seats are available to see the rock legend, selling through Ticketmaster. Get your tickets here - https://bit.ly/2DRsEzK #visitwollongong

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Gumaraa Welcome to Cruise Ship Visitors 11th Feb 2019

What an incredible morning! Thank you Gumaraa for welcoming our cruise passengers to your Country. Amazing to watch so many generations share their stories with our visitors. #visitwollongong

4 days ago

Regional Conferencing in Wollongong

For more information regarding business events and how the Destination Wollongong team can assist you, contact Tracey Pascoe on 02 4264 1126.

2 months ago

What do you love about Wollongong?

We asked some of our wonderful partners and Wollongong locals what they love most about the region. Here's what they had to say. Tell us what you love best below! Video Credit: Kim Cleary - Producer Adrian Reinhardt - DOP

2 months ago

Film in Wollongong

Looking to film in the Illawarra, Destination Wollongong would love to hear from you. We can provide support for filming locations, local business contacts and accommodation options. Contact us on 4228 0300 today.

2 months ago

Wollongong - Your Events City!

CROWDSEEKER! Strap yourself in for our new major events sizzle reel. The B2B promotional video showcases the region’s natural assets and outlines the incentives and competitive advantages of hosting events in Wollongong. New footage of Elton John, the historic Wigan tour, Harley Days mountain biking and the Crafted beer and BBQ festival tell a story of where we’ve been and where we’re going. This is a valuable tool in a competitive market. Check it out here.

4 months ago

Radiance of the Seas Maiden Voyage 30th October 2016

I created this video with the YouTube Slideshow Creator (http://www.youtube.com/upload)

2 years ago