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Welcome to Wollongong

Welcome to Wollongong, gateway to the South Coast of NSW. Wollongong is one of Australia's most liveable regional cities located just south of Sydney. 

Plenty of things to do and experience

Bordering the southern suburbs of Sydney (only a 40 minute to one hour drive from Sydney) and stretching south along the coast, the city is nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Illawarra Escarpment.

Wollongong has everything you require to make your holiday an enjoyable one. To suit the needs of families, couples, business delegates and solo travellers, Wollongong provides an experience to suit all needs at a price to suit all budgets. Wollongong offers itself as the most liveable regional city on the South Coast.

Destination Wollongong

Destination Wollongong is great resource for any visitor to the area. Destination Wollongong's website lists:

  • Accommodation options for all kinds of budgets
  • Key activities and places of interest
  • Places to eat
  • Shopping and entertainment
  • Travel Information and getting around the city
  • Events calendar for what's happening when you visit Wollongong
  • Destination marketing

Visit our City Centre

There's always lots happening in our City Centre. The heart of Wollongong offers plenty of retail options, including the popular Crown Street Mall and Wollongong Central shopping areas, markets, dining and regular events.

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