attractions travelling down include Helensburgh, Bald Hill and
Lawrence Hargrave Memorial (Stanwell Park), Sublime Point
(Austinmer), Scarborough Hotel (Scarborough), and Rhododendron
Gardens (Mt Pleasant).
Travelling through the central area the
attractions include the Science Centre and Planetarium, Belmore
Basin, Flagstaff Hill, Wollongong City Mall, Illawarra Performing
Arts Centre, Illawarra Museum, Wollongong Entertainment Centre,
Mount Keira Summit Park (Mount Keira) and the Wollongong Botanic
Then keep on travelling south for Port
Kembla Harbour, Breakwater Battery War Museum (Port Kembla), Nan
Tien Temple (Berkeley), Illawarra Motoring Museum (Kembla Grange),
Lake Illawarra (Windang), Illawarra Yacht Club (Warrawong) and
Yallah Woolshed (Yallah).
The Wollongong area offers a diverse range of activities for the visitor,
including a reputation for adventure sports, as well as wonderful
natural scenery and bushland. Your leisure activities can include
parasailing, abseiling, rock climbing, fishing, windsurfing, hang
gliding, mountain biking, sailing and scuba diving. There is an
great cycleway network that skirts the coastline. Starting at
Thirroul, the cycleway winds through some spectacular scenery. All
up, the city boasts over 60 km of shared cycleway. If bush walking
is your pleasure, then there are some well established walking
trails through rare tracts of pristine rainforest.
Check out our listing of
accommodation. In addition to our listed online travel guide information,
contact the local tourism visitor centre for your destination for more
attractions, tours, local maps and other information.