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Now’s the time to eat, play and stay in Wollongong because we’re rewarding YOU for supporting local business! Play It Forward is a brand-new initiative designed to support local businesses during these challenging times. Simply spend $50 at one participating venue to receive a $20 voucher to spend at another participating venue when you spend $50.

From sunning in the sand to hanging out 15,000 feet in the air, there’s plenty of ways to play in Wollongong, so get ready to Play It Forward!

Check out participating venues as well as the Terms & Conditions below.

Participating Venues

Here is a list of venues where you can Play it Forward! Please note vouchers can be redeemed in person only – vouchers cannot be redeemed on online purchases or bookings.



Please note: Bookings may be required, contact the operator for more information.


Now that you’re here Playing It Forward in Wollongong – check out what else these is to see and do!

Terms & Conditions

  • Play It Forward is an incentivised spending promotion, where consumers are encouraged to continue their local spend. When $50 is spent at one participating venue, a single $20 voucher is provided, to be redeemed at another participating venue when a minimum $50 basket value is achieved at the second venue.  
  • To be eligible to receive a single $20 voucher, a minimum value of $50 must be reached at the receiving venue.
  • To be eligible to redeem the single $20 voucher, a minimum basket value of $50 must be reached at the redeeming venue.
  • “Receiving Venue” is defined as the venue that provides the voucher, providing the minimum spending amounts are reached.
  • “Redeeming Venue” is defined as the venue that applies the $20 discount to the total basket value, providing the minimum spending amounts are reached.
  • Once you have received a $20 discount from a “redeeming venue” you do not receive another voucher as part of the same transaction.
  • Vouchers cannot be taken as cash.
  • Vouchers must be presented physically in person in order to be redeemed. They cannot be used or applied online.
  •  Only one (1) voucher will be provided per transaction, per customer, per venue.
  • Voucher cannot be redeemed at receiving venue.
  • Participating venues reserve the right to apply the discount on specific products or services. Destination Wollongong will endeavour to list specific voucher restraints for individual venues to the best of its ability.
  • Vouchers must be redeemed within 14 days of receiving them. Dates the vouchers have been issued must be clearly written by the venue providing the voucher.
  • A venue is defined as a “participating Wollongong businesses” who has agreed to be involved in the Play It Forward campaign on their own volition. Eligible venues can be found at        
  • This program is partially funded by Destination Wollongong. Once the budget for this campaign is almost reached, all participating outlets will be notified and given due notice. Vouchers issued to that point will be honoured by participating outlets until the nominated date expires.
  • Destination Wollongong can be contacted at: and 02 4228 0300
  • This Trade Promotion has been approved by NSW Fair Trading. NSW Authority Number TP/00120

Our partners

Sage Hotel Wollongong
Conveniently located in Wollongong's CBD, the Sage Hotel is only a short walk to Wollongong’s City Beach, vibrant restaurants and cafes, and fabulous shopping at Wollongong Central and Crown St Mall, making it perfectly suited for both business and leisure.
Sage Hotel Wollongong
Science Space
Science Space is an interactive adventure for the curious mind. Over 90 exhibits, 5 dinosaurs, amazing science shows, NSW's most advanced planetarium and infinite fun!
Science Space
Headlands Hotel
Headland’s Brasserie specialises in delicious fresh food, expertly prepared with quality seasonal ingredients, enjoyed in a laidback, casual atmosphere. Come in for a delicious meal and enjoy the panoramic ocean views.
Harbourfront Seafood Restaurant