Top 12 Activities
Illawarra Region, NSW

1

Natural
Wonders

Feel the ocean’s power at the Kiama Blowhole , Little Blowhole and Cathedral Rocks. Take in a lifechanging view from the top of the Illawarra Escarpment.

2

Commune 
with Nature

Make a conscious connection with nature at Wollongong Botanic Gardens, Illawarra Rhododendron and Rainforest Garden, or the rare remnant Minnamurra Rainforest.

3

Go Wild!

Get up close and personal with an animal at Symbio Wildlife Park. Learn and experience a sustainable working farm. Or join in with a fishing, horse- riding or whale watching tour.

4

Community Markets

Join the crowds of locals in Wollongong (Night Food or Farmers Markets, Makers, Artisan, Health & Wellness), or try a village market in Kiama, Gerringong or Jamberoo.

5

Bliss Out

Channel your inner peace or taste something new and authentic when you experience Nan Tien Buddhist Temple or Sri Venkateswara South Indian Temple.

6

Mood Boosting Beaches

Relax and recharge on the sands at North Wollongong or Port Kembla. Snorkel at Boneyard Cove and Black Beach in Kiama or birdwatch at Seven Mile Beach in Geroa.

7

For the Thrill Seekers

Step out of your comfort zone at Jamberoo Action Park, Illawarra Fly or Hangdog. For an adrenaline rush try Hang Gliding, a Helicopter Tour, a Motorcycle ride or a Skydive!

8

Immersive Learning

Experience science, industry, history and tradition at the Science Space, Steelworks Tour, HARS Aviation Museum, Australian Motorlife Museum or Light Railway Museum.

9

Make an Art or Cultural Connection

Have an awe inspiring moment at a regional Art Gallery or with an Aboriginal Cultural experience. Join the crowd at a local theatre production or WIN Entertainment Centre.

10

Join the Local Festivals

Share moments of joy at a community festival like the Illawarra Folk Festival, Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival, KISS Arts Festival, Albion Park Show or Comic Gong.

11

Lets get
Physical!

Challenge yourself on a Kiama Coast, Blue Mile or Sea Cliff Bridge walk. Tour the City of Cycling. Join a kayak adventure. Or go indoors at Flip Out, Holey Moley or the Laser Arena.

12

Choose a class

Learn a new skill or develop an existing interest. Choices to inspire you… pottery, cooking, painting, music, dance, yoga, pilates, meditation or even candle making!