Whatever you're looking for in a holiday, you're going to find it in Wollongong. South of Sydney, it is the country's third largest state. Its home to the University of Wollongong, the Symbio Wildlife Park and the majestic Nan Tien Temple.
Any day in Wollongong is an open adventure of parks and gardens, art and culture, sporting activities, and historic sites and museums. Spend a day at the Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame and see why its so popular with Aussies with its cutting edge technology and love of the game. Take both a walking tour and the Down Under's highest zipline ride at the Illawarra Fly Zipline Tour. Ride the gorgeous, relaxing and challenging cycle track that takes you through much of the surroundings. Go sky diving, play golf or hit Wollongong Central, the state's largest shopping mall. Jamberoo Action Park, the WIN Entertainment Centre, Wattmolla, Illawarra Performing Arts Centre, Mount Keira, the list would never end. But watch for those wondrous sunrises and sunsets that can be seen from the likes of the Grand Pacific Drive to Garie Beach! Every day in Wollongong is going to be an amazing one.
That's not to say the night are going to slow things down. Wollongong is home to a diverse community of bars, restaurants, pubs and nightclubs. Great entertainment can be found in small, intimate venues right up to packed dance floors with popular DJs. If you prefer pokies or a good card game, there's Builders Club. Not only can you get your Bingo or Texas Hold'Em on at this great casino, there's live comedy, karaoke and trivia nights. There are also multiple dining options, music performances and the club's legendary meat raffles.
Both the tranquil and active are going to find Wollongong is the place where everyone fits in.