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You’ll find us just 80km south of Sydney – with an escape-worthy collection of world-class beaches, playful adventures, eats, arts and iconic attractions. So, are you ready? Let’s GO!

There’s so much to do


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Tips from the locals

Discover the Wollongong story from those who know the most about our fantastic city...
our locals!

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Tribal Cuisine for Every Tastebud
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Tribal Clash Australia
Parents Guide Illawarra
Family Friendly Dog Walks
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Jenae Johnston - Bush Walk the Gong
Bush Walks
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Dharawal Country

We would like to acknowledge Aboriginal people and their cultural and spiritual connection to this land. Their stories are written in the land and hold great significance to Aboriginal people from the mountains to the sea. As you travel through the Illawarra immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Dharawal Country.

Image credit: Richard Campbell

Visitor Info Centres

Prefer to chat to a local face-to-face to find the best places to eat, play and stay in Wollongong? Then come and visit us at one of our two Visitor Information Centres!

Touring Around Wollongong & Surrounds

Once one of NSW’s best kept secrets, Wollongong has in recent years been “discovered” as a vibrant city “playground” filled with outdoor lifestyle, art, culture, sports and so much more.

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Our partners

Skydive Australia
Skydive directly over the beach in Wollongong and experience the widest blue yonder you will ever know.
Skydive Sydney – Wollongong
Headlands Hotel Austinmer
Enjoy a meal from the mouth-watering menu at the Headlands Brasserie, inspired by the chef’s passion for fresh, seasonal produce and the hotels proximity to the ocean.
Headlands Austinmer Beach
Sage Hotel
Book your stay at the Sage and come and enjoy the relaxed coastal vibes of Wollongong.
Sage Hotel Wollongong