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  1. Blue Love

    Wednesday 19 July to Saturday 22 July 2017, Wollongong

    From award-winning choreographer and dancer Shaun Parker (So You Think You Can Dance, Moulin Rouge) comes Blue Love, a quirky and very funny fusion of dance, film, music and comedy.Glenn and Rhonda Flune...

    19 Jul -22Jul
  2. Amelia Ryan: The Breast Is Yet To Come

    Friday 21 July to Saturday 22 July 2017, Wollongong

    Amelia Ryan has graced the stages of New York, London and Edinburgh with her award-winning shows. She's sashayed (and stumbled) down red carpets, and regaled audiences with her tales of debauchery and self-destruction...

    21 Jul -22Jul
  3. Foragers Market

    Sunday 14 May to Sunday 31 December 2017, Bulli

    The Foragers Market runs a weekly farmers market and their artisan market on the second Sunday of the month.Their aim is to provide everything in season to Wollongong every Sunday, from the land to...

    14 May -31Dec
  4. John Bokor The Source

    Saturday 13 May to Sunday 23 July 2017, Wollongong

    Artist John Bokor’s work transforms the mundane - the objects, interiors and landscapes of life - into vibrant,evocative, boldly coloured, multi-layered paintings that reveal that life may not be quite so...

    13 May -23Jul
  5. Brian Hartigan Circle in the Round

    Saturday 10 June to Sunday 20 August 2017, Wollongong

    As with jazz, improvisation is at the heart of the work of Illawarra painter Brian Hartigan. It embraces all the risk and surprise that painting in that way entails. This survey takes its title from one of his...

    10 Jun -20Aug
  6. Smokey Sundays

    Sunday 4 June to Sunday 27 August 2017, Thirroul

    Kicking off in winter, their newest pop-up features a range of house-smoked meats to keep you warm, matched with beers by Five Barrels Brewery. Every Sunday from 12pm!

    04 Jun -27Aug
  7. Indigenous Works from the Collection

    Saturday 18 March to Sunday 20 August 2017, Wollongong

    Works exploring identity and family connections by Christian Thompson, Garry Jones, Danie Mellor, Gloria Petyarre, Ada Bird Petyarre, Caroline Oakley, Michael Riley and Bede Tungatalum.Gallery hours: Tuesday...

    18 Mar -20Aug
  8. Heurtistic

    Saturday 22 July to Sunday 8 October 2017,

    An exploration into the world of the self-taught street artist with visual experiences ranging across a variety of mediums including paintings, prints, digital media and virtual reality. Featuring works by local,...

    22 Jul -08Oct
  9. Wollongong Museum Trail

    Sunday 23 July to Sunday 28 January 2018, Wollongong

    Discover more about Illawarra’s rich history on the Wollongong Museum Trail. The Illawarra is home to a diverse range of museums that highlight all aspects of the region’s history, including the Black...

    23 Jul -28Jan
  10. Dragons v Sea Eagles

    Sunday 23 July 2017, Wollongong

    Experience every part of the action and excitement as the Dragons march onto their Illawarra home ground looking to make the 2017 season a year to remember, and experience what is sure to be a thrilling Dragons home...

    23 Jul
  11. Travelling Film Festival Wollongong

    Friday 21 July to Monday 24 July 2017, Wollongong

    The Travelling Film Festival (TFF) treats Wollongong to the best in world cinema at Greater Union Cinemas. They will be returning with an exciting new program in 2017.The always-popular Opening Night...

    21 Jul -24Jul
  12. Old Court House Wollongong - Open Weekend

    Saturday 22 July to Sunday 23 July 2017,

    Old Court House Wollongong - Open Weekend will be showcasing:Community Groups who regularly use the Old Court House; Their Organisations and what they are all about; The services they provide the community and ...

    22 Jul -23Jul
  13. New Acquisitions Collection

    Saturday 18 March to Sunday 20 August 2017, Wollongong

    Contemporary works which have been recently acquired by the Gallery. Featuring ceramics by Stephen Benwell, Glenn Barkley and Kirsten Coelho, film by Daniel Mudie Cunningham and Nassiem Valamanesh, photographs by...

    18 Mar -20Aug
  14. Coledale Markets

    Sunday 23 July to Sunday 26 November 2017, Thirroul

    The coolest and original markets in town are on every fourth Sunday of the Month!Located at the Gorgeous Grounds of Coledale Public School the original, infamous and stupendous market oozes of community...

    23 Jul -26Nov
  15. Art Classes with Violetta Strabic

    Monday 24 July to Saturday 24 February 2018, Wollongong

    Bring out your artistic flare by painting, drawing and ceramics with Violetta Strabic.Situated in Wollongong, Violetta is passionate about bringing the world of day dreaming and beauty into everyday coastal...

    24 Jul -24Feb
  16. Wollongong Hellenic Club Thursday Trivia

    Thursday 13 July to Thursday 28 September 2017, Wollongong

    Free interactive Trivia quiz with audio, video and picture questions brought to you by Davertainment and Wollongong Hellenic Club. Lots of prizes and fun. Great food available from the restaurant, they recommend the...

    13 Jul -28Sep
  17. Winter One Day Jamboree

    Saturday 29 July 2017, Wollongong

    A One Day Creative Retreat in the Forest!In the beautiful forest surrounds of Mount Keira, just over an hour from Sydney, you will find yourself in the rustic setting of the local Scout Camp, complete with a...

    29 Jul
  18. Bakersfield Mist

    Wednesday 2 August to Saturday 5 August 2017, Wollongong

    The Tasmania Theatre Company and Straightjacket Productions in association with The Karralyka Centre presents Bakersfield Mist. By Stephen Sachs.John Wood and Julie Nihill star in a comedic tale about art...

    02 Aug -05Aug
  19. Bandaluzia Flamenco

    Saturday 5 August 2017, Wollongong

    Bandaluzia is an acclaimed modern flamenco ensemble that will ignite your senses!When virtuoso guitarist Damian Wright meets award-winning dancer Jessica Statham, the result is Bandaluzia Flamenco – the...

    05 Aug

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Situated on the South Coast, Wollongong is the third largest city in NSW and home to a host of great attractions, from beaches to adventure activities to great cafes and Wollongong events.

There’s the Wollongong Showground, WIN Stadium, which sees major sporting matches from all codes of footy to cricket, and great music venues and bars, so there’s a full calendar of events to check out in the ‘gong.

Whether you want to check out a local food festival, market or street fair, see performances from some of the top local and international music acts or see some of the best sporting and surfing events in the state, Wollongong has it all. There is also a multitude of kid-friendly events to experience, with school holiday programs, music, exhibitions and interactive exhibits year-round.