More information about this region of Illawarra.
Stretching along the New South Wales coast from the Royal National Park to the Shoalhaven River, the Illawarra is ideal for leisurely touring and weekend retreats. The beaches and national parks provide ample opportunity for those in search of more vigorous activities.
Below the spectacular coastal escarpment, Shellharbour is a water enthusiast's dream. It has a rugged coastline, sheltered beaches and is popular with surfing, boating and fishing enthusiasts.
Kiama attracts visitors from around the world who are entranced by the famous Blowhole and the contrast between the rugged coastline, the rolling green hills of the Jamberoo Valley and the lush Minnamurra Rainforest.
The City of Wollongong has a dramatic cliff entry from the north through Stanwell Park to the lighthouse at Flagstaff Point. The beauty of the working fishing harbour and the famous North Beach contrast beautifully with the tranquillity of the magnificent Nan Tien Temple.
Illawarra, a sophisticated getaway - just an hour and a half south of Sydney with B&Bs for every taste!