What's on in Shellharbour, NSW


The attractive vacation village and tourist destination of Shellharbour is established between Wollongong and Kiama in the Illawarra Region on the South Coast of New South Wales. Shellharbour is a very well liked beachside vacation destination with wonderful amenities, great attractions and opportunities to enjoy a broad variety of recreational activities in Shellharbour and the many other beaches and towns in the area. The district has wonderful surfing and swimming beaches. The harbour is very picturesque and is bordered by a line of Norfolk pines. The rock pools and beach offer great conditions for swimming. The harbour is an ideal place to launch you motor boat or sailing boat for cruising and angling trips in the harbour and offshore. The common species targeted include: teraglin, trevally, snapper, tailor, tuna, mackerel, kingfish and jewfish. Anglers can fish in the estuary and harbour or from the sandy beaches, rocks and boats offshore. Bass Point, which consists of an extended peninsula near the town is a marine reserve and one of the best scuba diving and snorkelling spots on the South Coast. Bass Point also has a number of important Aboriginal and European heritage sites and a comprehensive range of marine habitats. Local attractions, events and activities include: # Snorkelling at Bushrangers Bay at Bass Point Reserve # Walking to Picnic Island for bird watching (150 bird species recorded on the island) # Heritage walking tour of including the Steampacket Inn dating from 1856.# the Shellharbour City Festival of Sport held in March. # The weekly Shellharbour Village Craft Markets # Bushwalking along coastal walking tracks and through Blackbutt Forest Reserve # Fishing at the mouth of Lake Illawarra # Surfing and diving at Killalea State Recreation Area. #Fishing for teraglin, tuna, kingfish, jewfish, trevally, snapper, tailor and mackera from the beach, rock, estuary and offshore fishing. # Visit Bass Point Reserve for fishing, surfing, snorkelling and scuba diving # Visit the Illawarra Railway Museum and the Tongarra Bicentennial Museum.


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...Kiama, Shellharbour District

The Sebel Harbourside Kiama
Jamberoo Pub
Ocean Beach Hotel, Shellharbour
Windang Bowls Club
Dapto Citizens' Bowling Club
Dicey Riley's Hotel, Wollongong
Relish on Addison, Shellharbour
Central Hotel Shellharbour
Dapto Leagues
Addison's Seafood Grill & Bar, Shellharbour
Nardi's Italian Restaurant & Cocktail Bar, Shellharbour
Kiama Leagues Club
Blue Diamond Brasserie, Kiama
Kiama Golf Course
Kiama Surf Life Saving Club
The Shellharbour Club
Links Shell Cove Golf Coursel
Gerringong Bowling & Recreation Club
Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club
Gerringong Surf Club
Kiama Inn Hotel
Shellharbour Workers Club
Ocean Beach Hotel, Shellharbour

...Illawarra

The Illawarra Yacht Club
Towradgi Beach Hotel
Ryan`s Hotel Thirroul
Albion Park Hotel
Balgownie Hotel
Bellambi Hotel
Berkeley Hotel
Bourbon Street Nightclub, Wollongong
Bulli Club Ltd
Cabbage Tree Hotel, Fairy Meadow
Centennial (Hanley`s) Hotel, Helensburgh
Charles Hotel, Fairy Meadow
Chequers Nite Spot, Wollongong
City Diggers Wollongong
Coledale RSL Club
Collegians Rugby League Football Club
Commercial Hotel, Port Kembla NSW
Coniston Hotel
Cooneys Tavern, Wollongong
Corrimal Leagues Club
Corrimal RSL Memorial Club
Cringila Hotel
Dapto Hotel
Dapto Leagues Club
Dicey Riley's, Wollongong
Figtree Hotel
Gilmore`s Hotel Coniston
Glass House Tavern, Wollongong
Harp Hotel, Wollongong
Headlands Hotel, Austinmer
Hellenic Club, West Wollongong
Heritage Hotel Bulli
Hotel Illawarra, Wollongong
Illawarra District Rugby League Club
Illawarra Folk Club, Wollongong
Illawarra Hotel, Wollongong
Illawarra Leagues Club, Wollongong
Imperial Hotel, Clifton
Jamberoo Pub
Johnnys Wine Tavern, Woonona
Kiama Inn Hotel
Lake Illawarra Hotel, Windang
Mount Kembla Hotel
Mt Kembla Hotel
Murphys Bar And Grill, Unanderra
North Wollongong Hotel
Novotel Wollongong Northbeach
Ocean Beach Hotel, Shellharbour
Open Hearth Hotel, Warrawong
Oxford Tavern, Wollongong
Palm Court Hotel, Corrimal
Port Kembla Hotel
Port Kembla Leagues Club
Rusty`s, Wollongong
Rydges Wollongong
Scarborough Hotel
Steelers Club, Wollongong
Steelworks Hotel, Port Kembla
Stewart Gardens Hotel, Wollongong
The Beaches, Thirroul
The Grand Hotel, Wollongong
The Oxford Hotel, Wollongong
Unanderra Hotel
Western Suburbs Leagues Club, Unanderra
Wollongong Golf Club
Wollongong Hellenic Club
Wollongong Spanish Club
Woonona Bulli RSL Memorial Club


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