By moving your business and living in Wollongong, you will also have easy access to Wollongong’s neighbouring locations. Whether you enjoy the beach or the mountains, you will have plenty of options of things to see and do on your weekends. Best of all – you won’t spend a huge portion of your free-time stuck in Sydney traffic. Following is a high level outline of our neighbouring towns.
Driving through the Shellharbour offers five stunning beaches including the famous ‘The Farm’, a National Surfing Reserve located within Killalea State Park. Or maybe the family wants to drop a line at any of our exceptional fishing spots or discover the underwater world while scuba diving or snorkelling at Bushranger’s Bay.
If you are feeling a bit more adventurous, you can take to the sky to take in the incredible scenery from the air or enjoy some aviation history and sit in the cockpit of an F-111 at the HARS Aircraft Museum. Why not enjoy a relaxing round of golf at one of the amazing golf courses or enjoy the beautiful outdoors as a family on the extensive local cycleways. Or maybe try your hand at Stand Up Paddle Boarding or experience indoor go karting!
Shellharbour always has something on offer in the food scene including award-winning restaurants and cafés and with plenty of festivals, events and monthly markets throughout the year.
The Kiama region’s rolling green hills, golden sands and unique villages paint a picture that delights holidaymakers and visitors all year round.
While you are here why not try Kiama’s own selection of markets, festivals or head up to Blow Hole Point to see if you can spot a migrating whale or two during the migration season that peaks in the months of July and September.
There are adventurous options for all the family – marvel at the natural majesty of Minnamurra Falls, get an adrenaline rush at Jamberoo Action Park’s water rides or experience the breathtaking Illawarra Fly treetop walk and zipline.
The Shoalhaven can offer you a quiet romantic escape, an activity-packed family holiday or a chance to rejuvenate and recharge in the best locations nature can offer. Your tastebuds will thank you too as the Shoalhaven is a food lover’s paradise.
On offer as you drive or cycle is 109 gorgeous beaches, rugged mountain ranges, family owned wineries and locally grown produce available at the local markets.
Come through and see why the Shoalhaven the most visited region in NSW with its friendly locals, a laid-back way of life, rich local culture and idyllic natural attractions. Or why not try any one (or many) of the fun activities out of the water?
Once you have worked up an appetite you can treat your tastebuds to the many award-winning cafés and restaurants dotted through the region and experience the Shoalhaven hospitality that will leave you and the family with many amazing memories for years to come!
As your family drives through the beautiful Southern Highlands you will be reminded of the region’s English heritage with beautiful quaint towns and villages scattered throughout the stunning countryside. The Southern Highlands is your perfect country escape or weekend away and is only an hour’s drive from Wollongong.
Get out and enjoy the amazing array of natural attractions like the magnificent Fitzroy Falls or come and see Australia’s best-preserved Georgian town – historic Berrima. Admire the beautiful gardens and cool climate vineyards that make the most of the four distinct seasons or come and try some of the local produce at the thriving local produce markets.