Scale and succeed in Wollongong

Take your business to the next level:
◾ Supportive business environment
◾ Large, skilled talent pool
◾ More cost effective than Sydney
◾ Superb work-life balance

Wollongong Office Market Prospectus

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Kick your growth goals here

Wollongong is home to a thriving startup and scaleups scene, and businesses that have grown fledgling ideas into commercial success.

These include companies serving clients around the world from Wollongong, including Easy Agile and Accelo.

Choose Wollongong and you can:

1. Find the right talent

1. Find the right talent

Gain access to both high calibre graduates from the University of Wollongong and more than 500,000 working adults within one-hour of Wollongong CBD.

2. Reduce operating costs

2. Reduce operating costs

With savings of up to 33%, Wollongong can be a cost effective alternative to a capital city CBD location, including Sydney, Parramatta and Melbourne.

3. Be supported

3. Be supported

Wollongong has a thriving, supportive business community that includes active networks across all sectors.

4. Join like-minded businesses

4. Join like-minded businesses

Easy Agile and Accelo are two examples of startups that have launched in Wollongong and scaled to service clients around the globe.

5. Enjoy work-life balance

5. Enjoy work-life balance

In Wollongong, work-life balance is the top advantage of living and working in the city cited by employers and employees alike.

6. Stay connected to Sydney

6. Stay connected to Sydney

Wollongong is located just one hour south of Sydney, with great transport networks to ensure you can remain connected for work (and play).

Vibrant coastal lifestyle

The benefits of Wollongong don’t end with business: our city is an amazing place to live, with those who have made the move discovering a beautiful city supporting real work-life balance.

The city’s natural environment is stunning and includes coast, lake, forest and mountain. Wollongong has a temperate climate that means the outdoors can be enjoyed all year round.

It’s an active city, with many outdoor parks and fields, great sports infrastructure and a well connected cycling network (Wollongong was recently announced as the first official Bike City in the Southern Hemisphere by the UCI).

The arts and culture scene is well-established, with Merrigong Theatre Company, the Wollongong Art Gallery and Wollongong’s public libraries supporting an emerging creative scene across the city and suburbs.

There’s a big live music scene, with festivals like Yours&Owls, live music venues such as LaLaLa’s and Icon and regular, free performances in Crown Street Mall.

And you’ll never be short of a great brew, with an array of great cafes serving up coffee, many with locally roasted beans.

New commercial space available

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, Wollongong CBD had seen an unprecedented level of investment and construction, including $1.6 billion of investment in recent years. With an additional 28,000 sqm of A-grade office space under construction or newly completed, there’s a number of brand-new properties ready to accommodate your business in Wollongong.

Lang’s Corner

A landmark A-grade office development offering premium space at the lower end of Crown Street Mall (12,732 sqm GFA)

Gateway on Keira

A newly completed A-grade office development on Keira Street (5,200 sqm GFA)

Avante

A new mixed-use development offering A-grade office space overlooking the Wollongong CBD (5,500 sqm GFA)