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Jun 21
Your Guide to the Top School Holiday Fun in Wollongong

The Winter school holidays are fast approaching, but don’t worry there are…

Jun 07
Why Visiting Nan Tien Temple in Wollongong is an Amazing Experience

Entry to Nan Tien Temple is free and everyone is welcome Here at What’s On In…

Jun 01
Five Walks in the Illawarra your Family will Love

Check out these five walks in the Illawarra that your family will love. Even if you…

May 31
Best Pubs With Fire Places In Wollongong / Illawarra. Get Cosy!

Winter Warmers! Enjoy your beer, vino or cocktail fireside this winter in Wollongong.…

May 31
Romantic Things To Do In Wollongong. Different Date Ideas for Couples…

The best romantic things to do for couples in Wollongong! Here at What’s On In…

May 23
Find new friends in Wollongong!

We all want to feel connected, we all want to belong, we all want a sense of…

May 13
Wollongong Venues accepting Dine & Discover Vouchers – now extended until 30 June 2022

LAST CALL TO SPEND!! The Dine & Discover Voucher scheme has now been extended to…

May 10
Romantic Restaurants in Wollongong. Hot Dates on Cold Nights…

What’s on in Wollongong for Couples? Your Guide to Winter Woo-ing in Wollongong,…

Apr 29
Illawarra Suburb Guides – Barrack Heights

Is Barrack Heights a good place to live? “Barrack Heights is a great suburb for…

Apr 27
Illawarra Suburb Guides – Albion Park

Is Albion Park a good place to live? “Albion Park is further west from…

Apr 26
Illawarra Suburb Guides – Warilla

Is Warilla A Good Place To Live? “Warilla offers a generous selection of…

Apr 22
Illawarra Suburb Guides – Kiama

Is Kiama a good place to live? “Kiama is a beautiful coastal town, famous for…

Apr 22
Illawarra Suburb Guide – Albion Park Rail

Is Albion Park Rail a good place to live? “Albion Park Rail is nestled into the…

Apr 21
Illawarra Suburb Guide – Lake Illawarra

Is Lake Illawarra a good place to live? “Lake Illawarra is surrounded by…

Apr 21
Illawarra Suburb Guide – Oak Flats

Is Oak Flats a good place to live? Here at What’s On In Wollongong, we love…

Apr 08
Illawarra Suburb Guide – Windang

Is Windang a good place to live? “Location and Lifestyle! Windang is a hidden…

Apr 05
Your Guide to Lunch and Dinner Specials From Local Restaurants in and Around Wollongong

Find the best restaurant lunch and dinner deals in Wollongong and the Illawarra. We…

Mar 15
Uni Life: Cheap Eats in Wollongong

When all of your time and energy is being sunk into your studies, it’s hard to…

Mar 07
Tips and tricks to save the easy way

We’d all love a bit more money at the end of the day – and we can achieve having extra…

Mar 02
The Wollongong Local: Rainy Day Dining Destinations

It’s another edition of The Wollongong Local where we look at some things that…

Feb 15
What to do in Wollongong – best activities Illawarra-wide

Whether you are a local Wollongong resident searching for a fun weekend activity, or a…

Feb 09
What is the Wollongong property market forecast for 2022 and beyond?

Author: Joanne Danckwardt of One Agency JD Property Agents Around the family dinner…

Feb 07
Beachside Dining in Wollongong – Local Cafes and Restaurants with Ocean and Beach Views!

Food with a view With all that stunning coastline on the doorstep, why not enjoy a…

Jan 04
8 of the best lesser known things to do in and around Wollongong

There are so many brilliant things to do around Wollongong you are unlikely to run out…

Jul 18
Working from home with a full house

(Reproduced with permission from Author: Wollongong Central) Working from home has…

Feb 17
The Wollongong Local: Steamers is King of the Hill

I promise, not all of my articles will be based on high-end restaurants, but recently…

Dec 14
Top 8 Bars / Dining Wollongong as reviewed by locals…

Great news for us South Coast foodies! We have a thriving array of dining / drinking…

Nov 04
The Wollongong Local: Debutant Lives up to its Reputation

For months, I had been reading incredible reviews about a relatively new dining…

Sep 10
The Wollongong Local: Spring is Coming to Wollongong!

The warmer months of Spring have hit Wollongong! And with some of our favourite…

Jun 29
Three Trendy Hotspots We Love in Wollongong

There is nothing more satisfying than discovering a fantastic new location to have a…

Jun 10
Uni Life: This Week’s Cheap Eats in Wollongong

Now that our favourite local haunts are starting to re-open, we thought, what better…

May 18
Wollongong Local: The Beginning

Have you ever heard that expression, ‘the grass is always greener on the other…

Apr 06
Takeaway Eats: Local Favourites to Enjoy from Home

It’s that time of the week when we take a look at some of the local restaurants…

Mar 28
Support Local Small Business – Weekend of March 27th

You love them, we love them, let’s get through this together. I’m talking…

Mar 13
Beer Culture: A closer look at Bulli’s new Resin Brewing

Two boys, some beers and a heritage building. That’s all it took to make this…

Mar 12
Uni Life: This Week’s Cheap Eats in Wollongong

Welcome back my friends, it’s the series that lets you know what awesome eats…

Mar 10
Music, Beer & Food; Why ‘The Servo’ is Ticking all the Boxes

Once a petrol station on Port Kembla’s Wentworth Street is now home to the newest kid…

Mar 04
The Solo Travellers Guide to Wollongong

Travelling with friends and family can be a lot of fun, but it can also be filled with…

Mar 03
Uni Life: This week’s Cheap Eats in Wollongong

It’s time for another round of Cheap Eats for Uni Life or anyone on a budget. If…

Feb 24
The Breakfast Club: Three breakfast locations we love right now

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Whether you are gearing up for the…

Feb 20
Just Desserts – Try These After-Dinner Sweet Spots in Wollongong

If you are sick of cooking those family dinners but can’t commit to a night out,…

Feb 16
Uni Life: Cheaps Eats this Week in Wollongong

When all of your time and energy is being sunk into your studies, it’s hard to…

Feb 15
The Breakfast Club: Don’t miss these Wollongong hot spots that locals love

We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but sometimes it is…

Feb 03
Five Ways to Enjoy Valentine’s Day on a Budget

Want to know how you can make Valentine's Day special while on a Budget? What's On in…

Jan 15
Don’t Miss These Australia Day Dining Experiences

If you like a good party but prefer a seat at the table rather than a picnic blanket…

Oct 01
5 budget-friendly weekend activities to do in Wollongong

When the weekend rolls around, we all want to make the most of it by spending time…

Jul 14
Brokers Nose: Family Friendly Bush Walk in Wollongong

Finding a bush walk that is suitable for everyone to enjoy can be tough but…

Apr 22
The Cascades Walk and Jump Rock | Macquarie Pass National Park

Explore a natural adventure playground at Macquarie Pass National Park located just 30…

Jun 22
Best suburbs to buy in and rent in Wollongong

Wollongong is known for its great beaches and developing culture. Whether you’re…

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