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Sep 20
Wollongong Fringe Festival

So you think you know Wollongong? All sand, beaches and stunning mountains right? Well hold on to your hats people because your minds are about to be officially blown by the inaugural Wollongong Fringe Festival! Proudly presented by Yours & Owls and Destination Wollongong, the Wollongong Fringe Festival celebrates the hive of dynamic creative talents […]

Sep 12
Phil Barlow and The Wolf return to Bombie Bar

Get ready to howl Wollongong!  Phil Barlow and The Wolf return to Bombie Bar bringing good vibes, riffs and grooves on Sunday, 18 September. Touring their second studio album The Awakening, Phil Barlow and The Wolf will bring a raw live performance to  Bombie Bar and it’s bound to get wild. Pouring his heart and soul into his lyrics, […]

Aug 25
Wollongong Comedy Celebrates 10 Years

That’s right folks, we’re talking about the best medicine in the world – laughter! Laughter is your ‘happy hormones‘ best friend.  It’s that natural injection of endorphins that gives us that positive outlook.  You feel better, you look better and darn it, you’re having a really good time. It’s the no. 1 contagious activity in […]

Jul 01
July School Holidays in Wollongong

School holidays are all about FUN! We have listed the best of the best when it comes to keeping your kids entertained in Wollongong these July school holidays. Note: To make your life easier just be sure to confirm details with individual venues prior to attendance of any event. Most importantly ENJOY the holidays! A […]

May 11
10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Had a Baby

Guest Blogger Briony Goodsell of The Nesting Place Like many women, during my first pregnancy I spent a LOT of time preparing myself for my labour and birth. I read endless books, hundreds of birth stories, watched as many birth DVDs as I could get my hands on and became obsessed with all of the […]

Apr 21
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 […]

Nov 27
Lagoon Experimental Kitchen

There are not too many restaurants that can boast the scenery and water views that our very own Lagoon Seafood Restaurant grants us on arrival. There is an immediate sense that you are somewhere special. Bringing together a feeling of elegance, calm and tranquillity is certainly no easy feat but somehow they manage to pull it off […]

Nov 27
The Messy Playgroup

Time to have some fun with some messy play! I think most parents would agree that the words ‘kids’ and ‘messy’  go hand in hand. As a child there is nothing better than free range play, exploring and getting your hands dirty with no such thing as time frames and procedure. The Messy Playgroup in Thirroul provides […]

Nov 27
The Hungry Wolf – Crown Street, Wollongong

When you walk into the Hungry Wolf, little brother to Wollongong’s whiskey bar Howlin Wolf, you feel like you’ve discovered the ultimate gem. It is where you would want to go to spend time with good friends. Maybe it’s the ultra cool and friendly bar staff who ooze knowledge on all things liquid or it’s […]