There’s always something happening in 'the Gong'!
Wollongong – affectionately know as ‘the Gong' – is the third largest city in New South Wales. It is part of the Illawarra Region encompassing the cities of Wollongong and Shellharbour, the town of Kiama and the shire of Wingecarribee. It is one of Australia’s most culturally diverse cities with over 80 different cultural groups calling the Gong home.
Just an hour's drive south of Sydney, Wollongong is fringed by superb beaches and glorious natural surrounds. 'The Gong' provides great activities and attractions to suit any and all lifestyles and interests, and boasts a budding small bar scene, idyllic cafes and restaurants to suit every taste.