A beautiful seaside destination, Kiama is famous for its blowhole - a natural rock formation that spouts seawater 20 metres or more into the air. There are many more intriguing and spectacular things to do and see in Kiama, from the gorgeous beaches to the exhilarating Kiama Coast Walk.

On the NSW South Coast, getting to Kiama is easy. The drive from Sydney is about 90 minutes. Or take the marvellous Grand Pacific Drive touring route through the Royal National Park and over the Sea Cliff Bridge and past Wollongong. A scenic train trip is another enjoyable way to travel to Kiama.

Kiama Coast Walk - Kiama Area - South Coast

Places to stay suit various budgets and the exciting events calendar of festivals, markets and shows includes the Kiama Jazz and Blues Festivals. The food and wine experiences are delicious too, with the Kiama region growing bountiful produce available at the Kiama Farmers Market on Wednesdays.

Browse the Historic Terrace Houses for gifts. These National Trust-classified houses were built in 1886. There are more delightful shopping opportunities in Kiama, from galleries to emporiums, and discover Kiama’s history at the Pilot’s Cottage Museum, in a lovingly restored home built in 1881.

Town Centre - Kiama

The beaches in Kiama are a major attraction. Surf Beach is the main beach with a park and children’s playground. For adventurers, there are a number of tours for kayaking and fishing. The estuary of the Minnamurra River is great for kayaking. Join South Coast Safaris for a guided kayaking adventure.

Things to do and places to stay

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  1. Harmony Day

    Wednesday 21 March 2018 , Glen Innes

    At the Town Square of Glen Innes there will be a lunch held at 12pm for everyone to be able to experience culturally diverse food, you can bring along your food to share or to sell. Dress up is encouraged for the versatility of cultures. …

    21 Mar
  2. The Midwife

    Wednesday 21 March 2018 , Lismore

    Gifted midwife Claire (Frot) has led a quiet, focused life, dedicated to her profession and to the raising of her son as a single mother. But change is in the air; the local community maternity ward where she has worked for decades is to be…

    21 Mar
  3. Autumn Adventure Quest: Aboriginal Adventure

    Thursday 22 March 2018 to Thursday 31 May 2018 , Katoomba Area

    Go on a walkabout through the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden – can you find the five adventure stops? Find out how Aboriginal people use plants for food, shelter, medicine and more. Look and listen to spot the birds and animals living in the…

    22 Mar - 31 May
  4. The G A P Exhibition

    Thursday 22 March 2018 to Wednesday 04 April 2018 , Young

    The G A P exhibition stands for: Glass with guest artist Bernice Fathers; Art with small paintings by the Young Society of Artists Inc and Photography by the Young Camera Club. Come along and enjoy the exhibition.…

    22 Mar - 04 Apr
  5. Caricatures You Have Known

    Thursday 22 March 2018 to Sunday 25 March 2018 , Coffs Harbour

    Coffs Harbour's Bunker Cartoon Gallery's exhibition Caricatures You Have Known is especially selected from the Bunker's own collection, where you can revisit some familiar faces and meet a few new ones.…

    22 Mar - 25 Mar