What's on in Woonona, NSW


Woonona is a to the north residential suburb of Wollongong and tourist location that is very popular with tourists throughout the summer months for its fabulous surfing, swimming, angling and general relaxing and enjoying the beachside setting. There is an very good rock pool on the northern rock platform beneath the headland. Volunteer Lifesavers from local club patrol the beach throughout summer months from the September school vacation until after Easter each year. There is an very good cycleway that runs along the coastline from Wollongong`s North Beach to Sandon Point. To the west of Woonona is the Woronora Plateau, with an average height of 400 m above the suburb, and to the east fis the renowned Illawarra Escarpment. There is a sharp drop from the slender coastal plain to the coastal strip and the Pacific Ocean in the east. The escarpment is vheavily forested and provides excellent bushwalking and rock climbing. Woonona has a delightful patrolled beach and a prominent rock outcrop and rock platform known as Collins Rocks. There is a beautiful 50 m salt water swimming pool in this area, that has replaced the old rock pool. The Wollongong to Thirroul Bike Track extends along the beachfront park. The name 'Woonona' is derived from an Aboriginal phrase meaning `Place of juvenile wallabies`. There is a broad variety of amusement and amusements in Wollongong.


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...Wollongong
Charles Hotel Fairy Meadow
Towradgi Beach Hotel
The Balgownie Hotel
Dicey Riley's Hotel
The Scarborough Hotel
North Wollongong Hotel
Steelers Club

...Illawarra
The Illawarra Yacht Club
AGA Club Germania, Kembla Grange
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
Ryan`s Hotel, Thirroul
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
Towradgi Beach Hotel
Unanderra Hotel
Western Suburbs Leagues Club, Unanderra
Wollongong Golf Club
Wollongong Hellenic Club
Wollongong Spanish Club
Woonona Bulli RSL Memorial Club
Austinmer Bowling Club
Headlands Hotel, Austinmer


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