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

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The 2019 Ultimate Guide To Wollongong

Wollongong is known for being a bustling coastal city just an hour’s drive south of Sydney. So what does “the Gong” have to offer? Read on to hear our recommendations for 20 things to do in Wollongong (and nearby!). 1. Botanic Garden It’s not a visit to Wollongong without a trip to the Botanic Garden.  From the rose garden, the duck pond and the sculptures, this is a great place to get away from the hustle and bustle a...

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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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DJUKI MALA | Spiegeltent Wollongong

In their inaugural Wollongong performance, award-winning indigenous dance sensations DJUKI MALA literally blew the top off the Spiegeltent!Surpassing all expectations, these instantly likeable boys hailing from Elcho Island in North East Arnhem Land were simply charisma on legs... and boy could they dance.With their cheeky, high-energy personalities, they each have a powerful and undeniable presence on the stage. Yo...

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Your Guide to Easter in Wollongong 2018

Have yourself a 'hopping' good time this Easter with our guide to all the fun things happening in and around Wollongong.Find out where to take the kids for Easter egg hunts, Easter crafts and activities, and where to find the Easter Bunny! Plus we have you covered with markets, fun things for the adults plus what's on Easter Sunday. Top Picks for Kids Easter Family Fun Day Where: Wollongong Botanic Garden When: Satu...

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Award-winning Duo The Ironing Maidens Come To Wollongong

Award-winning Australian electric house duo The Ironing Maidens  will hit Wollongong with their unique sound as part of their regional Strike While the Iron is Hot Laundromat Tour on Saturday 27 January at  City Central Laundry Services.Yes that's right folks, this performance will take place in a laundromat and will have you second guessing not only the role of the traditional housewife, but you'll also never look at y...

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