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Get the locals’ tips on what to see, where to eat and ideas for making the most out of Wollongong.

The Animals Live in Wollongong | Centro CBD

Iconic rhythm, blues and rock band, The Animals, are heading to Wollongong with their legendary lyrics for a live gig at Centro CBD on Thursday, 18 May 2017. With music as relevant today as it was in the 1960's, The Animals have provided anthems for generations with hit songs such as 'We Gotta Get Out of This Place', 'The House of the Rising Sun', 'It's My Life' and 'Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood'. Formed in 1962 and ...

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Stonegrill at The Builders Club

Stonegrill at The Builders Club is Wollongong's hidden gem. This is dining with a twist and you won’t find anything else like it in Wollongong. Whether you choose the alfresco dining by day or dining under the stars by night (weather permitting) Stonegrill is a must add to your eatery hot list. It's the perfect location for a cheeky work lunch to treat your staff or a group of special people in your life. Provid...

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Kitchen Table for Six at Lagoon Seafood Restaurant

Have you discovered that one restaurant experience that sets the bar above all others? I most definitely have and the good news is, it’s right here in Wollongong! Let me introduce you to The Kitchen Table for 6 at The Lagoon Seafood Restaurant. As the locals will tell you, The Lagoon is a bit of an institution in the Illawarra. Diners have travelled far and wide just for the Lagoon experience. I would go so far...

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School Holidays in Wollongong | Your Guide

The Winter school holidays are here and it's jam-packed with fun and exciting events for the kids of Wollongong. We've kicked off our list with our Top 5 Pick (hurry these events won't last long!) and then scroll on down for our Calendar of Events and Quick Links. Disclaimer: What's On in Wollongong does not run or host any events. Please ensure that you contact individual event holders prior to attending to confirm d...

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Anzac Day Services in Wollongong

ANZAC Day Services and commemorations will take place throughout the Illawarra on Tuesday, 25 April 2017.  ANZAC Day – Tuesday 25 April 2017 Wollongong City Anzac Day Dawn Service Wollongong Cenotaph, MacCabe Park. March forming outside City Diggers to Cenotaph. 4.45am for 5am service. For more information, call Wollongong RSL Sub Branch (02) 4225 9818. Wollongong Anzac Day City March The march commences 10a...

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School Holidays in Wollongong | Easter 2017

The first of the school holidays for 2017 in Wollongong have arrived with a bucketload of super fun activities to suit all interests and budgets. Early Start Discovery Space Location Building 21, Ring Road UOW Wollongong Campus Dates: 11 April - 23 April From catapults, kites and cars, to coding your parent we offer both free and paid programs to help keep the creative juices flowing and the idle hands at work...

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Elton John and His Band Live at WIN Stadium

Music legend and world renowned international artist Sir Elton John and His Band will bring their 'Once in a Lifetime Tour' to WIN Stadium on Sunday, 24 September 2017 from 5.30pm. The music icon will perform some of his greatest hits beach-side right here in Wollongong! This will be Sir Elton's ONLY NSW show and his first time playing in Wollongong. This is an all ages event. DON’T MISS OUT! SIGN UP FOR PRE-SAL...

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