Wollongong is best known for being a great weekend escape. This vibrant, cosmopolitan city is set between the coast and the green hills and is the State’s third largest city. Explore the Grand Pacific Drive which offers140 kilometers of coast hugging scenery. Surf at spectacular beaches or sail, waterski, canoe and fish on Lake Illawarra. The area is also becoming a fine food and wine destination, with talented chefs serving great local produce and premium wines. Wollongong is just over an hours drive from Sydney.
Kiama is best known for its blowhole at Blowhole Point. Visit the Pilot’s Cottage Museum which tells the story of Kiama’s colourful past. View Kiama Terrace cottages along Collins Street ,which were constructed in 1886. Also worth a visit is the Kiama Lighthouse. Experience alfresco dining and wineries or take the kids to Jamberoo Action Park. Nearby Gerrinong and Shell Harbour are well worth a visit for their beaches. Kiama is just under a two-hour drive from Sydney.
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