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Upcoming events and activities for parents and babies, toddlers and school aged children in the Wollongong and Illawarra area.

KidsFest is back for 2018 - a vibrant, FREE, week-long annual festival!

20 - 26 May

Refer 2018 Program

Ages: 0 - 12 years
Cost: FREE
Venue: Shellharbour City area
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Hangtime Trampoline Park - Exclusive Parents Guide 15% DISCOUNT OFFER on Party Bookings!

Ages: 2 years to adults
Cost: EXCLUSIVE PARENTS GUIDE 15% DISCOUNT OFFER! Party Packages: Budget: $25pp, Premium: $35pp & Ultimate VIP: $79pp
Venue: Hangtime Trampoline Park
Looking for an awesome, action-packed, fun-filled party destination? Well, look no further, because Hangtime Parties get rave reviews from kids and parents and here's why!
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Bellambi 5 x 5 2018

Every Tuesday in May for a 3:30pm walk

3.30pm  to    Tue 1 May 18 to  Tue 29 May 18

Venue: Bellambi Neighbourhood Centre
Address: 49A Cawley Street Bellambi NSW
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE

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Junior Groovers Disco - Woonona Bulli RSL

Twice monthly on a Friday.

6.30pm  to 8.30pm    to  Fri 25 May 18

Venue: Woonona Bulli RSL
Address: 455-459 Princes Highway Woonona NSW 2517
Ages: 0 - 12 years
Cost: FREE

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The Wizard of Oz presented by Woods-Ray Theatricals

 to    Fri 25 May 18 to  Sun 27 May 18

Venue: Bulli Senior Citizens Centre
Address: 8 Hospital Road Bulli NSW 2516
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adults $20, Students/Concession/Youth $15.

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Berry Celtic Festival

9.30am  to 4pm    to  Sat 26 May 18

Venue: Berry Showground
Address: Alexandra Street Berry NSW 2535
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adults $15. Children under 15 years FREE

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Cupitt's Growers Market

Last Saturday of the month

10am  to 12pm    to  Sat 26 May 18

Venue: Cupitt’s Winery
Address: 58 Washburton Rd Ulladulla NSW 2539
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Nowra Makers Market

Every fourth Saturday of the month

8am  to 2pm    to  Sat 26 May 18

Venue: Jelly Bean Park
Address: Egan's Lane Nowra NSW 2541
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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SeeChange Jervis Bay Arts Festival

 to    Sat 26 May 18 to  Mon 11 June 18

Venue: Dent Street, Huskisson
Address: Dent Street Huskisson NSW 2540
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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UBUNTU Africa: Make That Change

Doors open: 3pm Show starts: 4pm  to 6.30pm    to  Sat 26 May 18

Venue: Anita's Theatre Thirroul
Address: 264-270 Lawrence Hargrave Dr Thirroul NSW 2515
Ages: All ages event
Cost: $34.59

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Bulli Burn

Race starts at 8am  to     to  Sun 27 May 18

Venue: Sandon Point Reserve, Bulli
Address: Bulli NSW 2516
Ages: All ages
Cost: Refer website for registration costs.

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Coledale Market

4th Sunday of the Month

9am  to 3pm    to  Sun 27 May 18

Venue: Coledale Public School
Address: 699 Lawrence Hargrave Drive Coledale NSW 2515
Ages: All Ages
Cost: Gold coin entry

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Illawarra Live Steamers

Open to the public every fourth sunday of the month

8.30am  to The gates open about 8:30am and trains usually run from 10am until mid afternoon.    to  Sun 27 May 18

Venue: Stuart Park
Address: 2 Virginia St North Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Each passenger pays $2 for the 4 to 7 minute train trip.

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Learn Safe Workshops - Helping Learner Drivers Become Safer Drivers (Shellharbour)

6pm  to 8pm    to  Mon 28 May 18

Venue: Shellharbour City Council
Address: Shellharbour NSW 2533
Ages: Learner drivers
Cost: FREE

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The 2018 South Coast Public Schools Dance Festival

12pm & 6.30pm

 to    Wed 30 May 18 to  Sat 2 June 18

Venue: IPAC - IMB Theatre
Address: 32 Burelli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adult:$33, Child under 13 :$12 (Friday matinee only), Child: $17, Student: $12 (Friday matinee only), Student: $17

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Kids Disco - Dapto Leagues Club

First Friday of Every Month

6pm  to 10pm    to  Fri 1 June 18

Venue: Dapto Leagues Club
Address: Dapto NSW 2530
Ages: 6 - 12 years
Cost: FREE

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Kids’ Disco | Wollongong Hellenic Club

Held on the first Friday of every month

7pm  to 8.30pm    to  Fri 1 June 18

Venue: Wollongong Hellenic Club
Address: 57 Princes Highway West Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: 5 - 15 years
Cost: $10 - includes a glo item and plaster plate to smash.

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BlueScope WIN Wollongong Eisteddfod

Refer website for session times.

 to    Sat 2 June 18 to  Sat 14 July 18

Venue: IPAC, Wesley Church & Auditorium & Wollongong Conservatorium of Music.
Address: Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adults $8 & Children $4

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Milton Village Showground Markets

Held mostly on the first Saturday of every month

9am  to 3pm    to  Sat 2 June 18

Venue: Milton Showground
Address: 107 Croobyar Road Milton NSW 2538
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Kiama Colour Fun Run/Walk

Starts at 8am - be there 7am for registrations.  to     to  Sun 3 June 18

Venue: Black Beach, Kiama
Address: Kiama Harbour Kiama NSW 2533
Ages: All ages
Cost: Refer website

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The Farm’s Market

Usually First Sunday of the Month

10am  to 3pm    to  Sun 3 June 18

Venue: Killalea State Park
Address: Killalea Drive Shell Cove NSW 2529
Ages: All ages
Cost: Free Entry

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Celtic Illusion - An event for the whole family!

7.30pm  to 9.20pm    to  Fri 8 June 18

Venue: IPAC
Address: 32 Burelli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adult: $74.90, Children U13: $64.90

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Oliver - The Roo Theatre Company

7.30pm  to 1pm   Fri 8 June 18 to  Sun 24 June 18

Venue: Roo Theatre Company
Address: Addison Street & Wentworth Street Shellharbour NSW 2529
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adults $32, Concession $27, Children $22, Family (2 adults & 2 Children) $100

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The AC/DC Story - Tribute Show

7.30pm  to 10.30pm    to  Fri 8 June 18

Venue: IPAC
Address: 32 Burelli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages event!
Cost: Adult: $73.10, Children under 13: $63.10, Student: $63.10

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Guy Sebastian – Then & Now 2018 Tour

Doors: 6:30 PM  to 10pm    to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue: Wollongong Town Hall
Address: Cnr Crown & Kembla Sts, Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages event
Cost: $90.50

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Kangaroo Valley Farmers Market

Second Saturday of the Month

8.30am  to 1pm    to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue:
Address: 165 Moss Vale Rd Kangaroo Valley NSW 2577
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Peppa Pig’s Surprise

12pm & 2pm

 to     to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue: Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre
Address: 42 Bridge Rd Nowra NSW 2541
Ages: All ages
Cost: $34.90 - $39.90

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Wollongong Wolves v Sydney FC

Starts at 12pm  to     to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue: WSEC
Address: Corner Crown & Harbour Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Refer website

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Kiama Fun Run - Australian Red Cross

7.30am/9am  to 11am    to  Sun 10 June 18

Venue: Kiama Surf Beach
Address: 74 Manning St Kiama NSW 2533
Ages: All ages
Cost: $20 Adult, $10 Child $50 Family, $30 each - runners only.

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The Ultimate Learner Log Book Run - Day Run

10am  to 12.30pm    to  Sun 10 June 18

Venue: Shellharbour & Kiama
Address: Wollongong, Kiama & Shellharbour NSW
Ages: All learner drives must have 40 or more log book hours.
Cost: FREE (inc. driver reviver stop snacks & McDonald’s voucher on completion)

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Dragons v Manly

Starts at 5.30pm  to     to  Sat 16 June 18

Venue: WSEC
Address: Corner Crown & Harbour Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adult $15, Junior 16yrs & Under FREE

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Strings with Voices | Steel City Strings

2pm & 7.30pm

 to    Sat 23 June 18 to  Sun 1 July 18

Venue: Wollongong, Burrawang and Kiama
Address: Kiama & Wollongong NSW
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adult: $40 Concession: $35 Student: $20 Child (under 18): $10 Family (2 x adults + 2 x children): $90

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Wollongong Wolves v Hakoah Sydney City East FC

Starts at 12pm  to     to  Sat 23 June 18

Venue: WSEC
Address: Corner Crown and Harbour Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Please refer website for costs

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Kiama Coastal Classic Running Festival

All day event

 to     to  Sun 24 June 18

Venue: Black Beach, Kiama
Address: Kiama NSW 2535
Ages: All ages - run, jog or walk it!
Cost: Refer website for registration costs.

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Dragons v Eels

Starts at 7.50pm  to     to  Thu 28 June 18

Venue: WSEC
Address: Corner Crown and Harbour Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Refer website for ticket prices

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The Disability Trust 2018 Gala Night

6pm  to 11pm    to  Sat 21 July 18

Venue: Wests Illawarra
Address: 1 Hargreaves Street Unanderra NSW 2526
Ages:
Cost: $250

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Beauty and the Beast

7pm  to 9pm    to  Fri 27 July 18

Venue: Shellharbour Anglican College Multipurpose Hall
Address: 1 Piper Drive Dunmore NSW 2529
Ages: 4+
Cost: $15

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