Category: Special Occasions

Nov 21
Christmas Carols in Wollongong & the Illawarra

Find your local Christmas Carol events with What’s on in Wollongong. Let us help you enjoy the best Christmas Carols nearby; we’ve done the research for you! Here are the 2023 Christmas Carols happening in Illawarra suburbs and across Wollongong. We also have the Best Christmas Lights in the Illawarra and Wollongong areas, and pardon […]

Nov 19
Best Christmas Party Venues, Ideas and Function Spaces in Wollongong and Illawarra

Christmas parties – they are so much fun and take so much organising. Here at What’s On in Wollongong, we have found some fantastic places and ways to take the stress out of your Christmas party planning. Whatever your budget, these Wollongong and Illawarra Christmas party venues and catering options have everything you need to […]

Nov 19
Five Barrel Brewing Wollongong. Rave Reviews. Here’s Why You Should Visit…

Because it’s not just Five Barrel Brewing’s divine array of craft beers. It’s reviewed as one of the Illawarra’s best social venues that everyone loves. Why? It’s a number one Wollongong Brewery with great food, live music on Saturdays, family-run welcoming vibes, inside and outside areas, beer tasting and inside and outside areas and tasting paddles. Plus […]

  • Eat and Drink
Nov 19
Top 20 Christmas Gift Ideas around Wollongong and the Illawarra

Christmas is getting closer with every passing week. For the top 20 Christmas gift ideas in the Illawarra, continue reading. We’ve found the most popular and the best Christmas present ideas. Here at What’s On In Wollongong, we’ve tracked down some unique gifts for your family, friends, neighbours, teachers, or colleagues. Check out this awesome […]

  • Attractions and Adventure
Oct 12
Melbourne Cup in Wollongong. Best Functions, Venues & Packages in the Illawarra

(Main image above c/o Kembla Grange Racecourse) Famously known as the race that stops the nation, the Melbourne Cup is almost upon us and Wollongong’s finest establishments, restaurants and functions centres are not holding back. Find the best Melbourne Cup event packages and race day experiences Illawarra-wide. You’ll experience the full glitz, glamour and sophistication […]

Oct 10
Romantic Restaurants in Wollongong. Discover romance in every bite at our best Illawarra restaurants.

Your Insider’s Guide to Woo-ing in Wollongong! Indulge your senses at Wollongong’s most enchanting romantic restaurants. Explore our curated list of intimate dining destinations, perfect for foodies on the hunt for culinary adventure – or a perfect date night without the kids! From candlelit dinners in our best Illawarra Restaurants to Wollongong fine dining with […]

Oct 10
Romantic Things To Do In Wollongong & The Illawarra. Date Ideas for Couples…

Welcome to What’s on in Wollongong for Couples Edition. The best romantic things to do for couples in Wollongong! Here at What’s On In Wollongong we’ve put together some delicious ways to surprise your lover – locally! These unique date ideas represent the best that the South Coast Of NSW has to offer. So whether […]

  • Eat and Drink
Aug 28
Top 10 Wollongong & Illawarra Picnic Spots to Explore

Picnic with ocean views across Wollongong & the Illawarra, what way to enjoy the South Coast of NSW. The native wildflowers are out, the sun is warm and prime picnickin’ season is upon us! Ah, the humble picnic, what is more nourishing than a slow day lazing in the grass together, soaking up some vitamin […]

Aug 22
Father’s Day in Wollongong

A guide to Father’s Day in the Illawarra. We’ve rounded up the best, local Father’s Day events to spoil the Dad, Grandad, Uncle, Step Dad or father figure in your life. Whether it’s lunch with a view, dodgem cars, a BBQ feast or a chilled craft beer, make it a Father’s Day to remember with our events guide here! […]

  • Eat and Drink
Aug 11
Beachside Dining in Wollongong with Ocean Views!

We’ve picked out some of the best beachfront cafes and restaurants perfect for every occasion. Whether you are looking for somewhere to take the kids for a casual lunch or an upscale venue for special occasions, dining with ocean views in Wollongong is a special treat. Steamers Bar & Grill 1 Marine Drive, Wollongong Beachside […]