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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 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 also the only meal where you can sit back and enjoy the company of friends or family before the hustle and bustle of the day begins.With just a few weeks left in Summer, we've got your Saturday summer catchups sorted with three fantastic places to start the day.Image Credit: Diggies WollongongDiggies, North WollongongPerc...

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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 on the sand then you are in luck. Australia Day 2020 will host a few fabulous dining experiences and we have something for everyone.Level One's Australia Day Cocktail PartyIf a front-row view of the fireworks while indulging on a 12-course canape menu with selected beer, wine, sparkling wine, soft drinks, and juices sounds like a p...

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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 on the entertainment scene, The Servo - Food Truck Bar. Conceived in 2018, this location has quickly established themselves as one of the most diverse and inclusive live music venues in the Illawarra with an all-ages space that is wheelchair accessible and is free from irritating poker machines.The creative forces behind the project ...

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Five Extravagant Ways to Get Romantic this Valentine’s Day

With Valentine's Day fast approaching, it's time to get your plans in order to adequately wow your other half. We've already taken a look at Five Ways to Enjoy Valentine's Day on a Budget, now, it's time to run through a more elaborate list of ways to impress your better half.Take your romantic dinner to the next level.If you are looking to go all-out for V-Day this year and would like to have a sneaky romantic d...

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Five Ways to Enjoy Valentine’s Day on a Budget

If there is love in your smoke-filled air, then it's a fantastic time to start planning your Valentine's celebration. Over the next few weeks, What's On In Wollongong will be giving you all the hot tips on how and where to spend the occasion with your loved one. But for now, we want to take a look at how you can dress up your Valentine's plans when working with a budget.Let's face it; it's an expensive time of year. If...

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Your Guide to the Top School Holiday Fun in Wollongong

We totally get it! The kids absolutely love school holidays and so do you...well most the time! But it can be tough keeping them entertained and away from the screens.The GOOD NEWS is we have some fabulous and diverse local businesses that provide a host of exciting and action-packed activities just for kids. It could just save your sanity!Sweet school holiday FREE fun is on at Wollongong Central 13 - 26 January! FREE ...

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New Indoor Skatepark Underway for Wollongong

Local skateboarders and scooter riders in Wollongong to enjoy world-class skate facilities thanks to a brand-new indoor skate park, 3SIXTY.Business coach and Entrepreneur Adrian D’Amico has teamed up with “The Funpreneur” Brett Baker to open Wollongong’s first indoor skate park by the end of the year.An Idea Adrian has had for almost 10 years is finally coming to life. “Being in business for almost 20 years I’m alw...

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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 with our friends and family. Watching a movie could cost a group of four around $80. Going out for dinner after could easily cost another $60 or so. However, we don’t always want to dish out hundreds of dollars for plans to be worthwhile.There’s a range of activities you can do on the weekend living in Wollongong that won’t break the ban...

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Brokers Nose | Family Friendly Bush Walk in Wollongong

Finding a bush walk that is suitable for everyone to enjoy can be tough but that's why we love Brokers Nose in Wollongong.Suitable for children, beginners and those with low fitness, the terrain is easy going and you are rewarded with the most amazingly beautiful views views!There is plenty of adventure too with manageable but completely awesome fun rock hopping along the way. Big and little kids will love it.Lo...

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The Cascades Walk and Jump Rock | Macquarie Pass National Park

Explore a natural adventure playground at Macquarie Pass National Park located just 30 minutes from Wollongong.Providing an abundant rainforest you'll see amazing plant life, birds and native wildlife together with breathtaking views.Conveniently close to both Robertson and the coastal town of Kiama, this is easily a fantastic one day road trip or a chance to spend a few days away with friends and family. The Casca...

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