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The Beautiful Wollongong Botanic Gardens

By at April 27, 2016 | 11:27 am | 0 Comment

A trip to Wollongong isn’t complete without a trip to the botanical garden. It’s a great lace to just relax either on your own or with family and friends. The grounds are exceptionally tidy and stunningly beautiful. Full of wildlife and beautiful plants, ancient trees and flowers. The garden is divided into sections, one side has a traditional English

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Symbio Wildlife Park

By at November 17, 2015 | 10:57 am | 0 Comment

Symbio Wildlife Park is a zoo situated in Helensburgh in NSW about halfway between Wollongong and Sydney and a roughly 45 minute drive from either city. The motto is “We’ll get you closer” and that’s certainly true at Symbio where you’ll get to meet some truly iconic animals up close and personal. Create wonderful memories with animal encounters of

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Illawarra Trainworks

By at November 4, 2015 | 1:13 pm | 0 Comment

The Illawarra Trainworks is one of Australia’s largest rail experience and is a fantastic attraction for families, rail enthusiasts and the curious traveller alike. Trainworks is a 5-hectare rail corridor site with a fascinating collection of locomotives, rail artefacts, history and of course, working trains, all owned by the state of New South Wales. Located

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Summer Fun at North Wollongong Beach

By at October 1, 2015 | 1:09 pm | 0 Comment

  Have some fun in the sun at North Wollongong Beach. Just a short drive from Wollongongs central business district, North Beach is ideal for families. There’s rock pools to explore, wading areas to relax and good surf too. With plenty of grass, shade and picnic booths, it’s an awesome summer location and a local favourite for barbecues and outdoor

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Bring Back the Great Family Road Trip

By at June 24, 2015 | 1:32 pm | 0 Comment

Remember those great family road trips you went on as a kid?  Those were good times. The games of “I Spy”, a bag of Minties and their joke wrappers and fighting for elbow room with siblings on the back seat.  Favourite CD’s got played over and over until you knew all the words on every song and you’d always get to stop off somewhere exciting. What will

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