There was a time when Wollongong’s chief drawcard was its proximity to big sister Sydney. But it’s safe to say those days are long gone, as the city’s fine dining and small bar culture, coupled with its beautiful beaches and bike tracks, make it a superb destination in its own right.
A coastal city surrounded in natural beauty with rocky cliffs lining the coast, surf beaches and rock pools with forests and mountains circling the other. Hang gliding, boating, fishing and a large array of water sports are a favourite pastime of the locals so it’s no wonder that several delicious eateries have popped up all over this seaside village. We’ve done the hard work and found some hidden gems you just must try on your next visit to this sun-kissed coast.
As summer approaches, beaches right across Australia are becoming absolutely packed. You’ll be lucky enough to get 1 square metre of sand to place your beach towel. We object and think that’s the worst way to celebrate the beautiful weather. Don’t worry, we’re here to help with a list of the best secret beaches across Australia, meaning you can skip the crowds and enjoy them all to yourself.