15 days in Wollongong & Sydney Itinerary

15 days in Wollongong & Sydney Itinerary

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15 days in Wollongong & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Sydney
train:  1​h 15​min
1
Wollongong
— 5 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
3
Wollongong
— 6 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
End: Sydney

5
nights
Wollongong

Wollongong ©
Wollongong, informally referred to as "The Gong", is a seaside city located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. North Wollongong Beach has been added to your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at Historical Aircraft Restoration Society and Breakwater Battery Military Museum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bendeela Camping and Picnic Area and Sublime Point Lookout. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Australian Motorlife Museum.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Wollongong road trip planning site .

Sydney to Wollongong is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Wollongong, with lows around 5°C. On the 14th (Fri), you're off toSydney.

Things to do in Wollongong

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Bendeela Camping and Picnic Area, Sublime Point Lookout, Historical Aircraft Restoration Society
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Historical Aircraft Restoration Society ©
North Wollongong Beach ©
North Wollongong Beach
The Australian Motorlife Museum ©
The Australian Motorlife Museum

3
nights
Sydney

Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Australian National Maritime Museum and Art Gallery of New South Wales. Shop till you drop at The Rocks Markets and Opal Minded. There's much more to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, admire the masterpieces at Australian Centre for Photography, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and wander the streets of The Rocks.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Sydney day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Wollongong to Sydney takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Wollongong in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Sydney, with lows of 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Wollongong.

Things to do in Sydney

Neighborhoods Outdoors Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

6
nights
Wollongong

Wollongong ©
Discover out-of-the-way places like Little Hand-Stirred Jam Shop and Sturt Gallery. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cape St George Lighthouse and Flagstaff Point Lighthouse. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Wollongong: Bass Point Reserve (in Shellharbour), Jim Wilds Oyster Service (in Greenwell Point) and Collingwood Beach (in Jervis Bay). Enjoy Wollongong some more: learn about winemaking at The Grape Escape.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Wollongong trip itinerary builder app .

Drive from Sydney to Wollongong in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Wollongong when traveling from Sydney in June, with lows around 5°C. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Wollongong

Wineries Parks Museums

Side Trips

Mittagong, Jervis Bay, Berrima, Bass Point Reserve, Jim Wilds Oyster Service
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Tertini Wines ©
Tertini Wines
Wollongong Head Lighthouse ©
Wollongong Head Lighthouse
Little Hand-Stirred Jam Shop ©
Little Hand-Stirred Jam Shop

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