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Lifesaving Surf Championship. Illawarra Tourism
Lifesaving Surf Championship. Illawarra Tourism
Near Wollongong Harbour. Photo Anson Smart
Near Wollongong Harbour. Photo Anson Smart
City Beach, Wollongong. Photo Adam Taylor
City Beach, Wollongong. Photo Adam Taylor
Lifesaver Training. Ian Lever, Tourism NSW
Lifesaver Training. Ian Lever, Tourism NSW
Aerial View of Wollongong. Illawara Tourism
Aerial View of Wollongong. Illawara Tourism
Wollongong Harbour. Anson Smart. Tourism NSW
Wollongong Harbour. Anson Smart. Tourism NSW
Royal National Park. Tourism Wollongong NSW
Royal National Park. Tourism Wollongong NSW
Belmore Basin Wollongong. Tourism NSW
Belmore Basin Wollongong. Tourism NSW

Wollongong Information

Wollongong is a very large City of about 200,000 people almost 3% of the entire population in New South Wales. The Area was established in 1859 when the first elections were held recognising Wollongong as a fast growing community.

The Wollongong pristine coastline is world famous and makes the perfect destination for your holiday experience. The region contains many lookouts providing breathtaking views both North and South of Wollongong. From the golden sandy beaches and sheltered bays to the rugged cliffs, Wollongong is an ocean loverís paradise.

Having 70km of beaches there are many to choose from in Wollongong. 17 beaches are patrolled for your safety and each provide a different atmosphere for your enjoyment.

With a rich multicultural background the arts and culture of Wollongong is thriving. Many international artists use the region to draw inspiration for their work. There are many of art galleries, museums and festivals to keep you entertained on your holiday. Whatever you do donít miss the Illawarra Museum along with the Science Centre Planetarium and the Illawarra Performing Arts Centre.

Being such a large city the shopping will also delight any tourist. From the regional shopping centres to the boutique shops and market stalls, Wollongong is an easy place to get your presents for friends while travelling.

Wollongong city contains thousands of activities to keep you entertained. From outdoor tours, sightseeing and walking trails to action sports such as Skydiving, Horse Riding, Surfing, Jet skiing, Indoor Rock Climbing and many more. There is even a first class golf course for your enjoyment.

With such a large population the night life in Wollongong is always thriving. There are various licensed clubs, nightclubs, pubs, bars and restaurants to keep you going all night long.

Wollongong tourist attractions are brought to you by World Holiday Destinations. Book your Wollongong Accommodation.

Aerial View of Wollongong Including Sports and Entertainment Centre. Illawarra Tourism
Aerial View of Wollongong Including Sports and Entertainment Centre. Illawarra Tourism
Couple Enjoying Seaside Alfrescoe Dining. Photo Anson Smart. Tourism NSW
Couple Enjoying Seaside Alfrescoe Dining. Photo Anson Smart. Tourism NSW