One of the largest cities in New South Wales, Australia, Wollongong is about an hour’s drive away from Sydney, which makes it easy to visit. All you need to do is hop into a car rental for Wollongong, and drive over from Sydney. On your way, you can soak up some of the most stunning panoramic views of the city and its beaches, via the F6 Southern Freeway.
Wollongong is decorated with breathtakingly beautiful beaches, with plenty of dining options by the coast. With a local brewery right by the beach, multiple alfresco restaurants and plenty of hotels for each budget, it’s a great place for everyone.
As for things to do, you’ll never find yourself bored, since Wollongong offers skydiving onto the beaches, hang-gliding, paragliding and other adventure sports, and also offers mini golf on the coast!
Other attractions include the Wollongong City Gallery, with a vast art collection and the Botanical Gardens, which are perfect for a late afternoon picnic and a nap under the shade of a tree. A special attraction is the Grand Pacific Drive, which lets you drive right on the coast. If you’re visiting, a car hire for Downtown Wollongong is a good option to consider.