Featured Businesses

Devika Learning

Location: Keiraville
Phone: 1300 338 452   Mobile:
Ages:    Days / Hours:
Devika Learning provides workshops in game development, website development, coding, 3D modelling and virtual reality to students and schools.
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Haworth Music School

Location: Fairy Meadow and Albion Park
Phone: 1300 560 088   Mobile:
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours:
Learn any instrument at any age, from expert teachers/local artists, at two convenient locations! (Fairy Meadow and Albion Park)
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Miss Zoe's School of Dance - Award Winning Kid's Dances Classes. Wollongong/Kiama/Coledale

Location: Wollongong, Kiama & Coledale
Phone: 0407 921 054   Mobile: 0407 921 054
Ages: 2+ years of age to adults   Days / Hours: Open Monday to Saturday
In 2019 we opened our third studio in Coledale! We were excited to be bring our fun, non-selective and non-competitive classes to the people of the Northern Suburbs of the Illawarra. Miss Zoe's School of Dance is a non-competitive dance school where the focus is on fun and fitness.
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Next Level Football - pro soccer skills for kids! Bulli / Wollongong

Location: Bulli
Phone:    Mobile: 0407 125 984
Ages: 7 - 15 years   Days / Hours: 7-8am and 4-6pm
Learn pro soccer skill that will take your game to the next level!
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Soul Fit Woonona - Get 50% off our Membership now! Ladies Gym / Classes / Studio / Childminding

Location: Woonona
Phone: (02) 4284 8549   Mobile: (02) 4284 8549
Ages: From 11 years of age   Days / Hours: 7 days from 5am - 10pm
Gym & fitness studio for local women. No contracts, no joining fees, kids corner, over 50 group training classes a week, personalised programs and a lovely supportive community!
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Sultan Restaurant - Warrawong Plaza. Delicious family-friendly dining!

Location: Warrawong
Phone: 0410 824 995   Mobile: 0410 824 995
Ages: Family-friendly dining!   Days / Hours: Open 7 days
There is a new and exciting family-friendly dining experience in the Gong with a Mediterranean twist! Enjoy a Sultan feast with the family!
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The Illawarra Early Parenting Centre - Figtree Private Hospital. Postnatal support service for new parents.

Location: Figtree
Phone: (02) 4255 5000   Mobile:
Ages: Postnatal support service for babies from 28 days to 2 years of age.   Days / Hours: Five day inpatient program (Monday – Saturday)
The Illawarra Early Parenting Centre’s popular support program, has helped hundreds of families to establish positive sleep, settling and feeding routines. Located at Figtree Private Hospital, it is the Illawarra’s only residential postnatal support service for babies from 28 days to 2 years of age - a convenient treatment option, with no waitlist!
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Wollongong Botanic Garden - stunning playpark, gardens, events, nature and fab birthday party packages!

Location: Keiraville
Phone: (02) 4227 7667   Mobile: (02) 4227 7667
Ages: All age   Days / Hours: Non-Daylight Saving Hours: 7am to 5pm daily / Daylight Saving Hours: Weekdays 7am to 6pm & Weekends & Public Holidays 7am to 6.45pm / Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day only.
Wollongong Botanic Garden is a wonderful place to visit with its many garden collections to explore, picnic spaces to enjoy, an All Abilities Playground, a duck feeding area plus a range of family and child-focused activities including school holiday programs, garden workshops, theatrical tours and outdoor cinema.
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Wollongong Central - bustling shopping and foodie destination! Sign up for our upcoming events!

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4228 5999    Mobile:
Ages: Family-friendly!   Days / Hours: Monday - Wednesday & Friday 9am to 5.30pm, Thursday 9am to 9pm, Saturday 9am to 4pm, Sunday 10am to 4pm
Wollongong Central is the leading retail and lifestyle destination in the region, home to a world class David Jones, Target, Coles, H&M, Rebel, Best & Less and over 220 specialty stores.
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Woonona Bulli RSL Club - family friendly dining / open 7 days / children's playground + more!

Location: Woonona
Phone: (02) 4284 1577   Mobile:
Ages: All ages, family-friendly dining   Days / Hours: Open Monday - Sunday.
Your local venue for family friendly dining!
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Zig Zag Hub - Do you know a little person with big ideas? We can help them develop their enterprise skills and turn their idea into a business!

Location: Wollongong
Phone: 0423 809 680    Mobile: 0423 809 680
Ages: Primary: 8 – 11 years old. High School: 12 – 15 years old   Days / Hours: Term 1: Start Date: Wednesday the 27th of January
The Zig Zag Hub is a collaborative space for Illawarra's young entrepreneurs to connect, grow and learn. We believe that in today’s world young people need enterprise skills and a growth mindset. These skills will set kids up for life, giving them the tools to become job creators and to excel in whichever area of expertise their passions take them.
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Award-winning Tabatinga Dapto is now open!

Location: Dapto
Phone: (02) 4261 1333   Mobile:
Ages: All ages!   Days / Hours: Trading Hours: 10am – 2pm, Daily
Tabatinga Dapto has reopened! Yes, you heard it right, Tabatha and her friends are back! Our fun and social centre is now open! We missed you too so swing by when our doors open!
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Bubble 'n' Bounce/eightfoxavenue Indoor Sports Centre - exclusive kids birthday parties at great prices! School Holidays Special Party Offer.

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4228 8322   Mobile: 0403 400 100
Ages: All ages welcome!   Days / Hours: 8am to 11pm 7 days
Plan an unforgettable party at Bubble 'n' Bounce - get the whole venue for your exclusive use! You can create the party to remember that everyone will love. 2 Hours PLUS Party Packages including party host, pizza delivery, use of ALL sporting facilities, BBQ, barista for the parents and more! Book your exclusive 2 hour "Bubble 'n' Bounce" session for up to 20 kids for just $450 during the school holidays.
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Burgh Kids & Teens - BKT. Kids activities galore + bday parties and holiday workshops!

Location: Helensburgh
Phone: (02) 4294 1821   Mobile:
Ages: 2yrs - Adults   Days / Hours: Reception Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-12pm / Mon-Thur 3pm-7pm / Saturday 7.30am-11am Sun CLOSED. Creche: Mon - Fri 9am to 11am / Saturday 8am to 10am
A dynamic community-minded school where kids, teens and now adults are spoilt for choice under the one rood with activities galore!
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Fernwood Fitness Woonona - $30 for 30 Days all access pass to Fernwood Women's only Gym in Woonona!

Location: Woonona
Phone: (02) 4284 5560   Mobile: (02) 4284 5560
Ages: Fitness programs available from 13 years   Days / Hours: 24/7
$30 for 30 Days! Receive a 30 day all access pass to Fernwood Women's only Gym in Woonona. Experience unlimited group classes, cardio & weight equipment, a free daily breakfast, luxury bathroom facilities & moreFernwood Woonona offers a great range of group fitness, nutrition advice, weight loss programs & FREE childcare
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Gravity Gymnastics - fantastic gym space for bubs up to teens! Adult fitness classes also available!

Location: Warrawong
Phone: (02) 4271 8014   Mobile: (02) 4271 8014
Ages: 6 months + adults!   Days / Hours: Open Monday - Saturday (Sunday for birthday parties)
Gravity Gymnastics is a brand new indoor gym space for bubs, kids and teens of all shapes, sizes and abilities! We are a family run business, we understand families and we love gymnastics! We offer not only gym classes, but tumbling, street gym/parkour, a boys' only gym, a girls' only gym, adult fitness classes and much much more!
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Scarborough Hotel - NEW Juice Bar NOW OPEN! Family and pet-friendly venue

Location: Scarborough Hotel
Phone: (02) 4267 5444   Mobile: (02) 4267 5444
Ages: All ages, family-friendly dining   Days / Hours: Summer Trading Hours: Monday to Friday from 11am – 4.00pm. Sat & Sun – 9.00am to 4.30pm.
Scarborough Hotel is also a beautiful day out for the family - relax in the sunshine, kids can play on the huge lawn, sip on a glass of bubbly - enjoy brunch on the weekend or a long lazy lunch! Scarborough Hotel is a family friendly venue perched along the beautiful South Coast coastline with breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean.
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Science Space - PARTY WITH US - enjoy 2 hours of non-stop birthday party FUN!

Location: North Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4286 5000   Mobile:
Ages: All ages!   Days / Hours: During NSW school term they are open from 10am - 4pm and closed on Wednesdays to the public.
​Your child's birthday party crew will explore 2 floors of interactive exhibits as well as take part in a themed science activity led by your own Science Space party host/s!
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sHEROes - the best girls underwear to wear under your school dress! Special Offer for Parents Guide Illawarra: 20%

Location: Bowral
Phone: 0412 911 007   Mobile: 0412 911 007
Ages: School age girls   Days / Hours: Monday - Friday from 9am to 5pm
sHEROes girls school underwear are the best school underwear for girls, providing full coverage, super hero-sized underpants that stay in place when girls are cartwheeling or sitting on the floor cross-legged, keeping your daughter covered, comfy and confident at all times.
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Sprouts Tutoring. Virtual Tutoring / FREE Trial / Preschool - Year 12 / Experience, passionate, qualified teachers.

Phone:    Mobile: 0481 304 674
Ages: Preschool-Kindy to Year 12   Days / Hours: Monday - Friday. Weekends by appointment.
At Sprouts Tutoring, our experienced, passionate tutors are all qualified teachers, holding Master's Degrees in General and Special Education, and have nearly two decades of experience working in education both her and overseas. Our Virtual Tutoring is up - and we want to help Illawarra families with learning at home - so come check out what fun is all about at Sprouts Tutoring!
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The Sensory Studio - Educational & Therapeutic Resources/Toys for Parents, Carers and Teachers of Children with Additional Needs. Wollongong/Illawarra

Location: Fairy Meadow
Phone: 0491 717163   Mobile: We are available on 0491 717163 during business hours
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours: Sunday / Monday: Closed Tuesday: 9:30 – 3pm Wednesday: 9:30 – 4pm Thursday: 9:30 – 4pm Friday: 9:30 – 3pm Saturday: 9:30 – 1pm
In this challenging time for families, we want to help your child feel supported, nurtured and engaged with their learning, schooling and the world around them. We are now offering complimentary Contactless Delivery on all of our products.
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Trees Adventure Nowra Park - Australia’s No. 1 Tree Ropes Course and Ziplining Experience - KIDS & ADULTS LOVE THIS!

Location: North Nowra
Phone: (02) 4421 4830   Mobile: (02) 4421 4830
Ages: 4 years +   Days / Hours: Tue-Fri 9:30am-5pm, Sat-Sun, 8.30am-5pm. Open everyday 8:30am - 5pm during school holidays.
Australia’s Number 1 Tree Ropes Course and Ziplining Experience! Only 1 hour from Wollongong, soar through the trees on flying foxes and thrilling aerial challenges! Trees Adventure is located inside the Shoalhaven Zoo so you can be a monkey while checking out the monkeys! A discount on zoo tickets are available to Trees Adventure Nowra Park customers.
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Bounce and Party – Kids Party Entertainment, Kids Party Hire,1st Party Ideas, Birthday Photography, Christening Photography

Location: Sydney & Wollongong
Phone: 0420 207 713   Mobile: 0420 207 713
Ages: Up to 15 years of age   Days / Hours: Mon - Sun from 8am to 9pm
Bounce & Party is a one stop shop for all your kids party needs.We can create a complete party package including ball pit hire,jumping castle hire,kids entertainers,party decorations and even a party photographer.Get everything at one place.Bounce and Party - one stop shop for all your party needs!
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Dapto Mall - Amazing NEW Kids Play NOW OPEN!

Location: Dapto
Phone: (02) 4261 8148   Mobile:
Ages: All ages and abilities   Days / Hours: Open 7 Days
Come along and check out Dapto Mall's NEW Kids Play Area on Level 1! Dapto Mall is exited to be able to families the creation of a safe and fun environment that will provide opportunities for children to actively use their senses as they play and explore. Designed around the theme, bringing the outdoors within, the NEW Kids Play Area caters for all children, with specific zones and sensory play for different abilities that include slides, tunnels, climbing areas and activity panels.
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Science Space - Interactive science FUN! Largest hands-on science centre in NSW! Birthday Party Packages available.

Location: North Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4286 5000   Mobile:
Ages: All ages!   Days / Hours: During NSW school term they are open from 10am - 4pm and closed on Wednesdays to the public.
Science Space is the largest hands-on science centre in NSW and among the TOP 10 Fun Places to take the kids ranked by Parents Guide Illawarra! Located at the University of Wollongong's Innovation Campus, the centre houses the DIGISTAR 6 Planetarium system, the largest and most digitally advanced planetarium in the state.
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thePROJECT. by Ebony Austin - Dance classes in Woonona

Location: Wollongong / Woonona
Phone: 0406 414 131   Mobile: 0406 414 131
Ages: 15 months to adults   Days / Hours: 3.30pm - 7pm
Located in the heart of Woonona - Active and Creative Kids Program providers. Free registration, affordable, non-competitive, age-appropriate, embracing, educational, and inclusive dance studio.
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Shellharbour Tenpin Bowl - Hours of fun and family-friendly enjoyment without breaking the bank!

Location: Warilla
Phone: (02) 4295 4300   Mobile: (02) 4295 4300
Ages: All ages!   Days / Hours: Monday - Friday from 9am to late, Saturday & Sunday from 10am to late
Hours of fun and family-friendly enjoyment without breaking the bank! Shellharbour Tenpin Bowl's 12 lane bowling centre provides a fun bowling experience for all ages! Whether your stopping by to enjoy a family event, bowling with friends, or just lunch at our cafe, we promise a great time. Let the good times roll with a bowling birthday party!
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3Sixty Indoor Skate Park Now Open! Wollongong.

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4243 7805   Mobile: (02) 4243 7805
Ages: All ages!   Days / Hours: Monday: 9am - 9pm, Saturday: 9am - 10pm and Sunday: 9am - 6pm.
Watch your kids challenge their limits at a skate park you can trust! Tiny Tot sessions all the way through to Advanced Riders!
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Illawarra Healing Place - Natural Therapies to support healing from within / mental health support for parents/families

Location: Warilla
Phone: 0430 149 560   Mobile: 0430 149 560
Ages: Families, parents and individuals   Days / Hours: 9am to 5pm monday to friday, + various flexible hours depending on service
Your wellbeing remains important! Megan at IHP continues to offer services of Kinesiology, Reiki Therapy & Energetic balancing. Align the systems of your body to re-connect and navigate this world from a state of balance. Please share the word- perhaps you know of someone who may benefit from a little moment of self care.
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Kids' Uni Pre School North Wollongong

Location: North Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4221 8035   Mobile:
Ages: 3 - 6 years   Days / Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 6pm
The opening of Kids’ Uni’s new Early Education and Long Day Care service at Innovation Campus is on track for late January 2020 and with the new service location providing increased convenience for some of our existing families, we are in a position to offer 2020 placements for children aged 3 to 6 years at Kids’ Uni Wollongong CBD and University of Wollongong centres.
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The Funpreneur - Business Coach, Wollongong. Enjoy more FUN and FREEDOM in your business. Business growth coaching

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 8279 6393   Mobile: (02) 8279 6393
Ages:    Days / Hours:
We believe in working smarter, not harder, to create freedom and put the fun back in your business. We hear it all the time "I'm just too busy"... If this is how you feel - The Funpreneur can help. The Funpreneur is about helping CEO's and Entrepreneurs enjoy more fun and freedom in their business
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Green Connect Illawarra - Green Connect is a social enterprise. They reduce waste and grow fair food. Kids Party Venue!

Location: Green Connect Office - Unanderra. Green Connect Farm - Warrawong
Phone: (02) 4243 1537   Mobile:
Ages: Farm Tours from 3 years of age   Days / Hours:
Green Connect is a not-for-profit social enterprise which focuses on creating jobs for former refugees and young people in industries that reduce waste and grow fair food – by which they mean food that’s good for those who eat it, those who grow it, and the planet.
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Flip Out Albion Park - Mini Ninjas Term Program IS HERE! Exclusive Hire for Parties, Weekly Playgroup and Jump Specials! Open 7 Days.

Location: Albion Park
Phone: (02) 4257 4092   Mobile: (02) 4257 4092
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours: Sunday to Thursday: 9am-9pm Friday and Saturday: 9am-9pm
Come in and meet the friendly team at Flip Out's brand new venue in the Illawarra! Flip Out Albion Park Open 7 days a week, be sure to find time to come in and have a blast! So get your bounce on and more - check out all the activities on offer! Little Ninjas, Flip Our Playgroup, Flip Out After Dark and more!
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Novotel Wollongong Northbeach - Couple and family friendly room packages, dining and events! Wollongong beachside accommodation.

Location: North Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4224 3111   Mobile: (02) 4224 3111
Ages: Family-friendly hotel!   Days / Hours: Open 7 days. 24 hour reception and room service
Stunning ocean views, spacious light filled rooms and a reputation for exceptional service has made the award winning Novotel Wollongong Northbeach an Illawarra gem! It is the perfect location for a fun-filled family getaway or romantic break!
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SINGsational - enrol now for singing, piano, guitar and music theatre lessons / Wollongong. $10 a class/Creative Kids Approved!

Location: Fairy Meadow
Phone: 0408 468 123   Mobile: 0408 468 123
Ages: All ages, styles, levels welcome   Days / Hours: Monday - Saturday
Does your child love to sing? Would they like to learn piano or guitar? Do they enjoy Musical Theatre? Enrolments are open now for all ages, styles, and levels, and from only $10 a class, at SINGsational! And they are an Approved Creative Kids Provider. Group & individual classes available.
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Mount Ousley Pre-School - long day care / highest standard of care and education since 1972!

Location: Fairy Meadow
Phone: (02) 4229 5718   Mobile:
Ages: Caters for children 2-5 years with a maximum of 22 children per day.   Days / Hours: Open 8am to 5pm, 52 weeks of the year.
Providing Quality education and care since 1972! We focus on providing experienced and qualified long-term educators who are committed to achieving the highest standard of care and education. With only 22 children each day we are able to provide personal attention and care to your child and family.
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Core Counselling Services - support for families, children, parenting and relationships. Wollongong / Illawarra

Location: Fairy Meadow
Phone:    Mobile: 0407 140 960
Ages: 17 years +   Days / Hours: 9am-7pm
If you are a parent or going to become a parent you may want to work on communication with your partner, understand your parenting styles and gain knowledge about your child's development and behaviours. Maybe your struggling with the memories of a traumatic experience and this affects your daily life. You maybe experiencing depression, anxiety or behaviours of addiction.
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Impressionable Kids - hand-made, customised, framed baby hand & feet sculptures. Wollongong appointments now available!

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 9520 4002    Mobile: 0414 640 928
Ages: Impressions can be done at any age   Days / Hours: By appointment on the 3rd Friday of every month.
Impressionable Kids specialise in handmade, customised and framed baby hand and feet sculptures and are Australia's leader in framed children's memorabilia - they have been servicing Australia for over 20 years! AND Impressionable Kids now services Wollongong! Parents can now make an appointment with Nicole Vasquez - the Wollongong representative for Impressionable Kids! Nicole regularly conducts monthly Impression Appointments at Baby & Toddler Town, Warrawong.
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Understanding and assessing dyslexia at Marsden Psychology Kids Clinic / Corrimal

Location: Corrimal
Phone: (02) 9139 0126   Mobile: (02) 9139 0126
Ages: Kids, Teens & Adults   Days / Hours: Monday - Thursday from 8am to 7pm. Friday - 9am to 5pm.
Got some concerns about your' child's reading? Marsden Clinical Psychology are able to provide expert neuropsychological assessment of dyslexia or reading difficulties.
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TIGS Prep at The Illawarra Grammar School

Location: Mangerton
Phone: (02) 4220 0200   Mobile: (02) 4220 0200
Ages: Prep (from 3 years of age) - Year 12   Days / Hours: Monday - Friday from 7.30am - 5.30pm
TIGS now has an enrolment of over 1000 students, Preparatory to Year 12, housed in a modern educational setting with a well-established and acknowledged reputation for delivering programs of excellence.
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Mobile Revolution Archery Tag - Draw your bow, a NEW revolution has begun. Mobile kids parties - the newest party experience in town!

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4243 7801   Mobile:
Ages: 8 years+   Days / Hours: On request
A hybrid mix of paintball, archery and dodgeball, Mobile Revolution Archery Tag is latest action packed game for both adults and children providing pure adrenaline fuelled fun in a safe environment.
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About AWAKEN Dance & Fitness Academy

Location: Balgownie
Phone:    Mobile: 0405 114 332
Ages: Preschool - adults   Days / Hours: Monday - Saturday
At AWAKEN, our focus is on fun, fitness & friendship! And we invite your family to be part of an innovative, stress free and fun dance school.
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Early Start Discovery Space – NEW Discovery at Home ONLINE PORTAL! Where Curious Minds Play! Australia's only dedicated children's museum.

Location: Keiraville
Phone: (02) 4221 3777   Mobile:
Ages: From birth to 10 years   Days / Hours: Open Tuesday to Sunday 9am – 4pm. Closed Mondays and Public Holidays.
It's been an uncertain and challenging time. We're all struggling to provide some sort of routine and normalcy for our families. Working from home, homes schooling, whilst caring for younger children is tough – but the Discovery Space is here to help!
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Hangdog - For kids who believe life is an adventure!

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4225 8369   Mobile:
Ages: 3 years - 100!   Days / Hours: Monday – Saturday 10am to 9pm, Sunday 9am to 7pm.
Host the ultimate Adventure Party that will THRILL your kids, without worrying about set up or safety! Rain, hail or shine Hangdog parties rock on!
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Why kids love Revolution Laser Arena! We are back open!

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4243 7801   Mobile: (02) 4243 7801
Ages: 5 years+   Days / Hours: Wed/Thur/Fri 4pm to 9pm, Saturday 10am to 9pm & Sunday 10am to 6pm.
Get ready for the most adrenaline-pumping party! We don’t just do ‘laser tag’... We take party kids on a thrilling, adrenaline pumping journey into another world.
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Voice Skills - Drama Tuition. Performance coaching for 7 years +! Wollongong / Illawarra

Location: Fairy Meadow
Phone: (02) 4284 8495   Mobile: 0400 716 365
Ages: 7 years to adults   Days / Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Vocal training for effective speaking: voice and speech training for budding actors, drama tuition, speech presentation; audition preparation, interview skills for primary aged children to adults; and, A.M.E.B. Speech and Drama syllabus. Vocal training will provide a lifetime of confidence in public speaking and performance.
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Circus Monoxide - unique circus training & gymnastic classes for kids and adults. Plus parties!

Location: Fairy Meadow
Phone: (02) 4285 0066   Mobile:
Ages: 2 years - adult   Days / Hours: Open every day for classes, birthday parties and venue hire
Develop amazing circus tricks and skills, get fit, improve confidence and agility. We offer huge diversity of classes from age 2-adults! Plus we offer unique party packages...
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Denny Nesbitt - Life and Career Coach. Working Mum Survey / FREE Resume Review Service. I help mums design and build careers and lives that feel right to them.....

Location: Online and face-to-face coaching
Phone: Via email   Mobile: Via email
Ages: For mums   Days / Hours: Contact Denny
As a mum who has been unhappy at work, struggled to work out what to do next and come out the other side, I understand how hard it is. I realised that if my job was going to take me away from my babies I needed to enjoy it and it needed to fit around my life. Sounds impossible? I work with my clients to help them find, and keep, the life and career of their dreams.
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Ava Dance Centre - Dance classes from 18 months to adults. Birthday party packages also.

Location: Berkeley
Phone: 0428 232 623   Mobile:
Ages: 3 years and above   Days / Hours: Please contact dance studio for operating hours.
Located only 10 minutes from Wollongong's CBD, Ava Dance Centre provides high quality dance classes to girls and boys aged 3 years and above. Offering classes in Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary and Lyrical, we welcome and encourage all students, from beginners to those with more experience.
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Xtreme B-Force Martial Arts - Wollongong & Illawarra. Kids/teens/adults karate classes.

Location: Cringila
Phone: (02) 4268 8679   Mobile: 0426 277 899
Ages: 4 years - adults   Days / Hours: Monday - Thursday.
A family-friendly, encouraging and inclusive premier training centre for aspiring martial artists for 4 years right up to adults!
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My Tiny Dancer - Fun Filled, Fuss FREE classes for 18mths to 5yrs.

Location: Corrima
Phone: 0410 950 399   Mobile: 0410 950 399
Ages: 18 months to 5 years - dedicated to pre-school age children   Days / Hours: Monday – Friday 9am – 12pm
My Tiny Dancer is registered for both Creative AND Active kids vouchers and the 2nd round of Active kids vouchers are available as of 1st July. From FREE trial classes, NO concerts or exams, easy online booking systems, pro-rata fees, money back guarantees and family-friendly venues, we’re all about making this part of your week totally stress-free.
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Ready Steady Go Kids - multi-award wining pre-school sports program! Bulli, Coniston, North Wollongong, Unanderra

Location: Mt Keira
Phone: 1300 766 892   Mobile: 0402 488 784
Ages: 1.5-6 year olds   Days / Hours: Monday - Saturday
The best way to introduce your kids to sport! The Ready Steady Go Kids sports class program is Illawarra wide and designed to introduce pre-schoolers to the fundamentals of 10 different sports, in a fun non-competitive environment.
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SEPTEMBER SPECIAL! Receive 10% off any pram clean in the month of September!​ FREE pick up/delivery / Mobile service.

Location: Now offering a mobile-based service in the Wollongong area.
Phone: 1300 44 2229   Mobile: 0434 630 945
Ages: Baby capsules - child car seats   Days / Hours: Mobile-based service
Illawarra Pram cleaning is available for all your pram, car seat, capsule and bassinet cleaning needs! FREE pick up and delivery within the Wollongong Local Government area.
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Jessica Hodgens - Doula / Pregnancy and Postpartum / Wollongong & Illawarra

Location: Thirroul
Phone:    Mobile: 0419 352 316
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours: All hours
Jess is a pregnancy and postpartum doula, women's circle keeper and conscious mothering mentor.
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Yoga and Mindfulness for children and adults. Increasing a sense of calm and confidence. Northern Illawarra.

Location: Austinner & Coledale
Phone:    Mobile: 0427 131 701
Ages: Children – 5-12 years old, families and adults   Days / Hours: Wednesdays & Fridays
Erika Steller teaches with both deep respect for the ancient yoga tradition and the practices of mindfulness, as well as a sense of fun, joy and lightness. She has a down-to-Earth approach and a dedication to sharing practices and perspectives for enhancing our everyday lives. Erika's yoga classes for children are long running and are well-loved by children as well as parents, who see the benefits in their children.
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One Cake Down - Local, award-winning, stunning cakes. Wedding / Birthdays / Anniversaries / Christenings + MORE

Location: Dapto
Phone: 0407 953 167   Mobile: 0407 953 167
Ages: Weddings, engagements, bridal showers, christenings, birthdays, hens and bucks and all other celebrations.   Days / Hours: Monday - 9am - 2:45pm Tuesday - 9am-5pm Wednesday - 9am-5pm Thursday - Closed Friday - 9am -5pm Saturday - 9am - 12noon
Established in 2015, One Cake Down is a new cake decorator in the Illawarra with a passion for making, designing and producing outstanding cakes. One Cake Down owner, Kylie, is an award-winning cake decorator and qualified Chef.
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Toyworld Kiama - daily specials and new stock arriving every day!

Location: Kiama
Phone: (02) 4232 2684   Mobile:
Ages: Newborn - big kids!   Days / Hours: Monday - Friday from 9am to 5.30pm. Saturday 9am - 4pm & Sunday 10am - 3pm
Toyworld is Australia's largest and best-known network of independent toy retailers that has been serving local communities for over 35 years - and is now open for business in Kiama! Toyworld Kiama has a massive range of all the latest games, toys, puzzles, educational toys and more! They are committed to offering the best choice of toys at competitive prices and take pride in delivering knowledgeable advice and great customer service.
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Assoc Prof David Greening – highly experienced Wollongong Obstetrician / expert pre and post-natal care.

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4271 3900   Mobile:
Ages: Couples and families   Days / Hours: Monday to Thursday 9am-5pm and Friday 9am-12.30pm
If you’re looking for a highly experienced Wollongong Obstetrician to manage your pregnancy and birth, Assoc Prof David Greening and his team of midwives have been providing expert care to women and their partners across the Illawarra since 2004.
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Dr Emma Tetstall - Specialist Obstetrician & Gynaecologist with a focus on women-centred obstetric care in the Illawarra

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4271 5440   Mobile:
Ages:    Days / Hours: Please contact Dr Tetstall's Consulting Rooms for available appointment times.
Dr Emma Tetstall is a specialist Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and Ultrasound Specialist who practices women-centred obstetric care and has additional qualifications for management of high risk obstetrics, ultrasound and prenatal diagnosis. After completing her Ultrasound Fellowship she has returned to the area to raise her family.
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Dr Tahrir Basheer - Now accepting new patients. Experienced, trusted, female OB/Gyn. No Gap Gynaecologist. Wollongong/Illawarra

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4226 2844    Mobile: (02) 4226 2844
Ages: Couples & individuals   Days / Hours: 9am to 5pm Monday - Friday. Closed weekends and public holidays.
Dr Basheer is a well regarded and highly experienced female OB/Gyn who has been practicing female health in the Illawarra since 2005. She treats a wide variety of Gynaecological issues and is happy to receive all general referrals + new patients to her private practice.
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Dr Simon Winder - Illawarra Women's Specialist Centre. Pregnancy Care, Obstetric, Infertility & Gynaecology Practice.

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4226 6007   Mobile:
Ages:    Days / Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 5.30pm. Saturdays by special arrangement only.
We are an Obstetric, Infertility and Gynaecology Practice with a major focus on pregnancy care run by Dr Simon Winder, (Obstetrician and Gynaecologist), who is affiliated with Genea - a World-Leading Fertility organisation with cutting-edge technology. Our aim is to provide you with open and honest advice and the best personal and professional care for your pregnancy or gynaecological condition.
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Dr Lionel Reyftmann - Illawarra Gynaecologist, Specialising in Care and Treatment of Infertility

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4227 6589    Mobile: (02) 4227 6589
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours: Monday - Friday from 9am to 5pm
Dr Lionel Reyftmann offers Gynaecology Services and Specialised Care of Infertility Cases with GENEA, the world leader in fertility and reproductive medicine & technology. Associate Professor Reyftmann is now looking to help more couples find the root cause of infertility problems and treat them appropriately so they too can enjoy the joys of parenthood.
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The Leather Doctor - restoring your furniture to brand new again. Operating for 29 years! Wollongong / Illawarra / South Coast

Location: Campbelltown to the South Coast
Phone:    Mobile: 0418 661743
Ages:    Days / Hours: Monday - Friday
Leather lounge restorations and fabric lounge cleaning. We offer a wide variety of services to bring your lounge new life. From Scratches to rips or scuffs. We can also repair and framework or recliner issues you may have.
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Era Gaia - Illawarra's Local Solar Supplier. Calculate your SAVINGS with Solar! PLUS Limited Holiday Offer

Location: Ultimo
Phone: 1300 372 777   Mobile:
Ages: Family-Friendly   Days / Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Era Gaia has provided solar to many homes all across the Illawarra! We have 15 years of passion for renewable energy. Arrange a meeting with one of our specialists to find out how much you could be saving by switching to solar energy. Call TODAY to SAVE on 1300 372 777!
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T C Air & Electric - Be prepared for Winter weather! Authorised Daikin & Fujitsu air-con installer. Servicing all over the Illawarra. Asthma & allergy safe.

Location: Fairy Meadow
Phone: (02) 4222 9988   Mobile: (02) 4222 9988
Ages: Residential & Commercial   Days / Hours: Monday - Friday from 9am to 5pm
Open for Business as usual – all staff have completed Covid-19 training and meet all Government requirements to stop the spread. WINTER IS COMING - now is the time to look at reviewing your existing air-con unit, upgrading or looking at winter-proofing your home for the cold season! TC Air have been proudly supplying the Wollongong area with air conditioning for over 25 years!
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AutoM8 Me - helping Tradies and service-based businesses to run more efficiently / Wollongong / Illawarra

Location: Wollongong
Phone:    Mobile: 0492 943 757
Ages: 20 - 65   Days / Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
Autom8 Me helps tradies and service-based businesses run more efficiently. Through our journey, we recommend and implement apps to help you and your business work smarter, not harder.
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ProAdmin Solutions - Your Personal Admin Assistant / PA / Outsource any business admin / task.

Location: Sydney and Wollongong
Phone: 0410 442 023   Mobile: 0410 442 023
Ages: Individuals and Businesses   Days / Hours: Contact for hours
Outsource your admin, tasks or projects to a trusted, skilled Business Admin Concierge Service!
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Saltbush Clinic Austinmer - experienced Natural Health practitioners / Austinmere

Location: Austinmere
Phone: Via online   Mobile: 0425 784 620
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours: Monday - Saturday
Saltbush Clinic houses well trained and experienced Natural Health practitioners who are dedicated to providing in-depth treatments. We are progressive and frequently work with Allopathic doctors (GP’s) to ensure the best possible results.
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Vantage Dental - Child and family friendly dentists - Dr Ana Butragueno, Dr Anna Clark and Dr Renae Piucco

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4225 1800   Mobile: (02) 4225 1800
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours: Mon – Thurs 8:30am – 5:30pm & Fri 8:30am – 3:30pm
If you or your child gets nervous about dental visits, then schedule in your next check up at Vantage Dental. Adopting a caring and understanding approach, along with state-of-the-art orthodontics, preventative and cosmetic dentistry, make Vantage Dental your new family-friendly dentist!
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Dapto Dentists - Quality & Affordable Dentists / FREE Smile Makeover Consult / Payment Plans / Gap Free available.

Location: Dapto
Phone: (02) 4288 0737   Mobile: (02) 4288 0737
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours: Urgent, essential and emergency dental care. Same day appointments available.
Dapto Dentists are on a mission to make dental visits more affordable and accessible to everyone in our local community! They are passionate about ensuring trips to the dentists are fun for kids - they are all about putting the CALM back into the dental chair!
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Wendy Wiseman Photography - Family and Newborn Lifestyle Photographer / Wollongong & Illawarra.

Location: Servicing the Illawarra and surrounding areas
Phone: 0429 007 618   Mobile: 0429 007 618
Ages: Family and Newborn Lifestyle Photographer   Days / Hours: By appointment
Photography has been a passion of mine since the days of film. Years of travel, adventures and having a family of my own have only heightened my need for capturing those precious moments. My style of photography is natural and authentic, I aim to capture your family's personality, love, and connection in a fun and enjoyable way.
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Woonona Dentists - FREE Orthodontic Consult / FREE Smile Makeover Consult / PLUS book today & save up to 40% off your dental fees.

Location: Woonona
Phone: (02) 4284 4486   Mobile:
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours: We also offer urgent, essential and emergency dental care. Same day appointments available.
A dentist for all the family, we will take amazing care of your child's teeth! We provide general & cosmetic dentistry in a comfortable and caring environment at an affordable price.  We are a family owned practice open to all ages. All our dentists have over 10 years clinical expertise. We are the only participating Smile Dentists in Wollongong area.
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One-pager of useful numbers / local support services for Illawarra based parents. For the fridge door!

Location: Illawarra
Phone: (02) 4255 5000 for Early Parenting Centre   Mobile:
Ages: For all Illawarra and local parents   Days / Hours:
there many organisations and services that can provide practical and emotional support to help you navigate your path through parenting and caring for your little one. It's a one pager summary of useful numbers and local support services available to Illawarra Families. Print and it pop on your fridge!
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Your FREE Kids Rewards Chart to download - a tool that helps improve behaviour!

Location: Woonona
Phone: 0424 165 126   Mobile:
Ages: For age 2.5+ but it works for adults too ;)   Days / Hours: Open every day!
Free kids reward chart! An effective and positive method to encourage great habits and improve behaviour!
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Learn to Swim Shellharbour

Location: Oak Flats, Warilla & Albion Park
Phone: (02) 4256 0752   Mobile: (02) 4256 0752
Ages: From 6 months   Days / Hours: During school terms & school holidays
Offers a happy and safe learning environment for all swimming abilities from 6 months of age. Heated pool and school holiday classes available!
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Barefoot Dance Co - Dance, Create, Meditate

Location: Figtree
Phone: 0431 438 199   Mobile:
Ages: 2 - adult   Days / Hours: Monday & Thursday Classes available
Alternative dance and movement classes, dance composition and meditation classes for children and adults of all levels of ability. We are a studio stepping away from the commercial dance world and focusing our attention on moving in a way that feels good and is nourishing to the body and soul. We nurture and develop creative young minds.
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Corrimal Chamber of Commerce

Location: Corrimal
Phone: 0418 550 080   Mobile:
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours:
The Corrimal Chamber of Commerce committee is a positive, dedicated and experienced team. We love Corrimal and the Northern Suburbs of the Illawarra and this is why we volunteer our time to service local businesses and build our community.
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Access Law Group (ALG) Wollongong, Camden & Sydney. Your dependable Family Law team of professionals, offering expertise in divorce, parenting & property matters through uncertain times.

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4220 7100   Mobile:
Ages: Families, couples and individuals.   Days / Hours: Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 5pm
We provide ACCESS to all areas of Law for individuals and families from all walks of life across our community! Your first consultation of 30 minutes with us is FREE. We specialise in all aspects of family law, divorce/separation and parenting issues. Experience specialist expertise in uncertain times.
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Bellambi Park and Ocean Pools

Location: East Corrimal,
Phone:    Mobile:
Ages:    Days / Hours:
With new equipment in the park, those stunning ocean views PLUS a newly renovated kids pool and adults pool PLUS gentle sandy bays to explore - this is a winner!
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Bulli Beach, Ocean Pools and Park (with optional sand dune surfing!)

Location: Bulli
Phone:    Mobile:
Ages: ALL!   Days / Hours:
Worth the drive from anywhere! Sand dunes, ocean pools, rock pools, stunning ocean, cafe, toilets and showers
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Cascade Falls Walk, Macquarie Pass National Park

Location: Macquarie Pass
Phone:    Mobile:
Ages: 4 years +   Days / Hours:
A beautiful family-friendly bush walk only 25 minutes south of Wollongong! There really is no better way to connect with your kids than to be outside in nature, taking in the blue sky and fresh air and making memories.
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Cleanse Kinesiology. Energy healing, Psychology and Holistic Healing / Wollongong

Location: Coniston
Phone:    Mobile: 0431 227 261
Ages: 18 - 80   Days / Hours: Tues, Wed, Thurs & Every 2nd Saturday
Your health is the most important thing you have. Reclaim your vibrancy by releasing pain, stress, baggage and trauma to live your life feeling motivated, empowered and joyful throughout your day. Parents care for everyone else all day long, give yourself this healing time and feel yourself rise with renewed energy and zest.
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Community Bank Wollongong / Fairy Meadow. Supporting Illawarra families in uncertain times.

Location: Fairy Meadow
Phone: (02) 4284 8277   Mobile: 1300 236 344
Ages: Assisting Illawarra families   Days / Hours: Monday to Friday - 9.30am - 5pm.
Not just another bank ad! Community Bank Wollongong in Fairy Meadow are working hard to support Illawarra families during COVID-19. This community-owned enterprise also returns a portion of their profit to our local community. And right now they want to help local families and business owners through this current crisis.
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Fit Folk - Smart weight loss for busy parents

Location: Bulli
Phone: 0407 125 984   Mobile: 0407 125 984
Ages: 18 years +   Days / Hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm
We take the best evidence based fitness research and turn it into tools that time poor parents can use.  Our Weekday Weight Loss program is a ten week online course that teaches you how to eat for fat loss.

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Helensburgh Off Road Cycle Club - HORCC Inc

Location: Helensburgh
Phone:    Mobile:
Ages: All ages, family-friendly events and activities   Days / Hours: HORCC MEETS EVERY 3rd MONDAY OF THE MONTH @8pm AT CENTENNIAL HOTEL HELENSBURGH.
​HORCC is a community of mountain bike enthusiasts from Helensburgh NSW and around the area who enjoy mountain bike riding.
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James Oates Reserve, Mystics Beach, Minnamurra

Location: 154 Charles Avenue, Minnamurra
Phone:    Mobile:
Ages: All   Days / Hours:
Mystics Beach is a magical, secluded surf spot situated just off the tidal mouth of the beautiful Minnamurra River. Named by a bunch of local surfers who witnessed the other-worldly coastal conditions that sometimes occur here, Mystics Beach is stunning.
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Kiama Blowhole & Kiama Walks

Location: Kiama
Phone: (02) 4232 3322   Mobile:
Ages: All   Days / Hours:
Watch your child watch on in anticipation and wonder as the Kiama Blow Hole spurts a vast amount of ocean spray up into the air! Plus great family walks...
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Lake Illawarra, Reddall Reserve, Windang Beach plus Kanahooka Park Playground - all amazing!

Location: Lake Illawarra
Phone:    Mobile:
Ages: All - flat calm water great for littlies   Days / Hours:
The gorgeous Lake Illawarra sometimes seems like a bit of a hidden gem. Loved by locals, the 33 square kilometre lake is home to plenty of great spots for fishing, swimming, paddle boarding, boating and generally frolicking in the water. Reddall Reserve on the foreshore is a great spot for a bike ride and picnic, thanks to its playground, bathrooms and kiosk, while Windang Beach is ideal for paddling, swimming or a BBQ. The brand new Kanahooka playground is also worth a visit, especially for littlies.
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NEW Play Park in Helensburgh! Kids are loving this $250K park and the interactive play equipment!

Location: Helensburgh
Phone:    Mobile:
Ages: All - great for toddlers   Days / Hours:
$250,000 playpark partly designed by local kids, water features, all ages and abilities
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Yarnsy's Cafe - why locals and family's cannot get enough of this innovative and cool foodie hangout!

Location: Tarrawanna
Phone: 0417 048 165   Mobile: 0417 048 165
Ages: All ages!   Days / Hours: Monday - Friday from 5am to 3.30pm. Saturday - Sunday from 6am to 3pm
Nestled away in Tarrawanna is one of the Illawarra's best kept secrets when it comes to great food and coffee! Yarnsy's Café has certainly cemented itself as a much loved favourite for foodies, coffee lovers and for anyone wanting a cool café hangout that brings together everything we love about art, music and culture in the Illawarra!
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Important Numbers

24hr Health Line
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Mental Health Line
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