Wollongong & Surrounds Attractions

Refine Search

Filter attractions results by

  1. Early Start Discovery Space

    The Early Start Discovery Space is an extraordinary destination for all children from birth to 12 years and their families. The Discovery Space is Australia's only dedicated children's museum,...

  2. Hapuku Fishing Charters

    Hapuku Fishing Charters is an icon of the charter fishing scene in Wollongong. A clean, comfortable and accommodating boat that has been operating from Wollongong Harbour since 1990. Hapuku is a 38...

  3. Governor Game Lookout

    If you'd love a coastal experience without all the sand then this scenic lookout has all the bases covered. Governor Game lookout is a great spot for a break on a car tour of Royal National Park. It offers brilliant...

  4. Illawarra Rhododendron Gardens

    In 1968 the search for a suitable site revealed a quiet valley, 229 to 274 metres above sea level at Mt. Pleasant under the north eastern summit of Mt. Keira. This land was owned by Australian Iron and Steel and then...

  5. Maddens Falls

    Enjoy scenic waterfall views at Maddens Falls lookout near Helensburgh, a great reward after a long bushwalk and the perfect place for birdwatching and photography.Take the easy Maddens Falls walk to the...

  6. North Wollongong Beach

    Ideal for families, North Wollongong Beach has rock pools, wading areas, and good surf. There is plenty of grass, shade, and picnic booths. A children's playground is close by, and shops, cafes and...

  7. Fairy Meadow Beach

    Fairy Meadow Beach offers fantastic views south to Wollongong with distant views of the two light houses and harbour. It is a popular spot, especially for students being so close to the university...

  8. Red Cedar Flat Picnic Area

    Near Otford and in the southern section of Royal National Park, rustic Red Cedar Flat picnic area is an ideal no-fuss lunch spot. Whether you’re on a leisurely car tour of the park, or prepping for an adventure, you...

  9. Darkes Forest Riding Ranch

    Family owned and operated, Darkes Forest Riding Ranch is set in native bushland just over an hour south of Sydney, and 30 minutes north of Wollongong. It's a great place to enjoy a trail ride or a lesson. Experienced...

  10. Wollongong Golf Club

    Only an hour from Sydney, the Wollongong Golf Club is home to an 18 hole links golf course. It offers a selection of bars and function spaces, accommodation and an award winning restaurant, each of which has its own...

  11. Mount Kembla Ring Track

    Mount Kembla is a significant Aboriginal site for the Wodi Wodi people, featuring in many of their creation stories. The impressive natural landmark also acts as a dramatic backdrop for the Ring track, with lush...

  12. Coledale Beach

    Coledale Beach offers a campers haven with a reserve right on the beach edge. There are fantastic views of the waves, and both ends of the beach are closed in with rock formations. Coledale Beach...

  13. Illawarra Live Steamers

    Illawarra Live Steamers runs miniature trains giving the young at heart train rides on the fourth Sunday of the month (except December). There is a small fee for the train ride which lasts five - seven minutes...

  14. Sublime Point Walking Track

    Sublime Point walking track is one of the iconic treks of the Illawarra escarpment, and a challenging walk through lush coastal rainforest to the plateau above with incredible scenic views. The steep climb is ideal...

  15. Bellambi Beach

    Bellambi Beach is at the southern end of a two kilometre stretch of beach and is backed by a reserve with distant mountain views. The beach is extremely popular for fishing with the boat ramp and small harbour near...

  16. Robertson lookout

    This easily accessible lookout on the edge of the escarpment offers a scenic take on the area. Standing on the wooden viewing platform, the splendid Mount Keira looms in the centre of the amazing view, but you’re...

  17. Hill 60 Lookout

    Hill 60 Lookout is reached via a narrow but well formed established walking track and offers spectacular views up and down the coast line. A series of post and rail guards can be found at this interesting and...

  18. Nan Tien Temple

    Visit or stay at Nan Tien Temple, the largest Buddhist Temple in the Southern Hemisphere. Nan Tien is very different from most tourist attractions because there is so much on offer. The visual delights of grandeur...

  19. Otford Farm Trail Rides

    Otford Farm has been operating since 1961, and with friendly and experienced staff they take pride on offering, just a little more hands on horse experience and atmosphere. They are always happy to...

  20. Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

    The Illawarra Performing Arts Centre (IPAC) is the region's premier performing arts complex, and is conveniently located in the Wollongong Arts Precinct. It is also home to The Social, a unique café and bar boasting...

  21. Port Kembla Golf Club

    Rated as one of the best layouts on the South Coast, Port Kembla Golf Course is an 18-hole championship par 72 course which has hosted many professional tournaments as well as the NSW Champion of Champions....

  22. Russell Vale Golf Course

    Russell Vale Golf Course is a 15 minute drive north of Wollongong CBD and boasts a commanding escarpment position with panoramic views of Illawarra’s coastline.Whatever your age, experience or handicap,...

  23. Belmore Basin

    Belmore Basin played a large part in Wollongong's early development as a busy sea port. There are tables and picnic facilities, restaurants, cafes and a playground.All overlooking the picturesque...

  24. Coalcliff Beach

    Coalcliff is located 24 kilometres north of the Wollongong city centre. This is a small beach in the northern suburbs, surrounded by rocks and cliffs. It is also a popular fishing spot. There is a...

  25. Articles Fine Art Gallery

    Articles Fine Art Gallery is situated in the lovely beachside village of Stanwell Park. Artist John Vander and his wife Frances own Articles. John has been a full time artist since 1976 and his...

  26. Science Centre and Planetarium

    One of Wollongong's most visited indoor attractions, the Science Centre and Planetarium is the major hands-on science venue of southern New South Wales. Suitable for all ages, attractions include two floors...

Displaying 1 - 30 of 75