You’ll never have time to be bored in Shellharbour. A whole spectrum of attractions, adventures and activities are available.
Enjoy golf on the two major golf courses, try surfing at one of the many clean golden beaches, or discover the underwater world while snorkelling or scuba diving at one of the many famous locations.
If you’re a little bit more adventurous – let your hair down on the back of a Harley Davidson or take off in a Microlight plane. Skydive the beach is an awesome 200 km/hr freefall experience with views of the entire Illawarra.
Shellharbour prides itself on the abundance of restaurants, cafes, pubs, clubs and eateries that are available to tempt your taste buds. Browse the array of gorgeous boutiques and gift shops that line the street of this quaint village.
Shellharbour offers a variety of accommodation types such as motels, caravan parks and a selection of self-contained apartments or B & B’s.
Take in the views of the coastline in a holiday cabin, park your van or pitch a tent at one of the many holiday parks.
A holiday unit is perfect for the longer stays with plenty of room for two, or groups and families. Close by visit the significant headland of Bass Point Reserve which features one of the few diverse littoral rainforests in the Illawarra Region.
Bass Point Reserve has a large collection of Aboriginal and European heritage sites which you can view along the walking tracks.
There are many exciting events held throughout the year in Shellharbour City. Visit www.tourismshellharbour.com.au for what’s on in the area or for extra information!
What to See & Do
■ Visit Minnamurra Beach (Mystics) in Killalea Drive, Shell Cove. Access to this beach is through Killalea State Park.
■ Browse the boutiques and shops at Shellharbour Village.
■ Get a ‘bird’s eye view’ of the South Coast with a NSW Air scenic joyflight.
■ Explore the history of the area at the Tongarra Museum.
■ Experience a treetop adventure at the Illawarra Fly.