Explore Shellharbour by bike

Shellharbour’s scenic cycleways and shared paths run along the coastline, allowing you to explore the area’s beautiful beaches and parks. Cycling along Lake Illawarra offers spectacular scenery with ample area for you to stop, relax and enjoy the surrounds. You can also take a walk out to Windang Island and discover the remnants of a century old railway wagon, as well as fascinating rock pools. 

  • Beach Segway Tours, South Coast
  • Beach Segway Tours, South Coast

Shellharbour Adventures

Shellharbour is an ideal place for all ages to enjoy a marvellous bike riding adventure.  Hop on your bike, or hire one from South Coast Bike Hire, and follow Shellharbour’s cycleways, taking in the sea views and beautiful beaches. Stop for a scenic picnic lunch at Boonerah Point or Skiway Park and explore the historic Shellharbour Village. Shellharbour’s cycle paths are relatively flat, making them suitable for children and riders of all experience levels. 

A Segway tour is another way to explore Killalea State Park and the famous Mystics Beach. You can cover a lot of ground in this beautiful park in just two hours; cruise over rolling green hills, through lush rainforest, and along the headland, taking in the glorious coastal views of Shellharbour and surrounds.

Stand up paddleboarding, South Coast

Watersports, such as surfingdiving and snorkelling, also open up a whole new world of adventure. Learn to surf at Pines Surfing Academy at The Farm, Killalea State Park. Try snorkelling with The Shellharbour Scuba Centre, where you can explore the beautiful underwater world of Bass Point Reserve. Try stand up paddleboarding in Shellharbour Boat Harbour and Lake Illawarra. You can either find your feet by yourself, or let experts show you how.

See the spectacular NSW South Coast from the sky. Take off from the Illawarra’s only regional airport at Albion Park – the centre of aviation action in Shellharbour. You can take a scenic flight for a spectacular aerial view of the region. Learn to fly with Sydney Microlight Centre. Explore the skies above Shellharbour with Gyrocopter Illawarra, take an aerobatic adventure in a biplane, or experience the thrill of a Top Gun flight.

Top Gun Australia, Albion Park

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