The Lagoon Seafood Restaurant, Wollongong.

Illawarra’s premier dining experience, located by the sea, the Lagoon features aworld class à la carte menu. Enjoy the freshest seafood including king prawns, local lobsters, Queensland mud crabs, Sydney rock oysters, local fish and scampi from the deep oceans of Western Australian, as well the finest grain fed beef and poultry.

Choose a wine from any region around Australia, as well as New Zealand, from a crisp cool climate Sauvignon Blanc to Coonawarra Limestone Coast Merlot. We have the wine for every palate and occasion.

We pride ourselves on delivering to our customers elegant dining and unsurpassed standard of service in relaxed surroundings with a view of North Wollongong beach that is simply breath taking.

Open 7 Days for Lunch & Dinner


Sydney Motorbike Network

Welcome to the Sydney Motorbike Network – a site by bikers, for bikers.

Feel free to browse around, or log in if you have visited us before and know where you are going!

Welcome to the Sydney Motorbike Network.

We hire motorcycles (pickup or delivered to you), ferry bikes around, can pick up your broken down babyfor you, provide courtesy bikes whilst yours is off the road, sell bike race and track accessories and even have our own unofficial pocket bike race series just for laughs.

Contact us for details of anything that doesn’t appear here on the site.

Illawarra Fly
The Illawarra Fly is a 500 metre long, 25 metre high elevated tree top walk ascending at a gentle grade and suitable for visitors of all mobilities. Nestled amongst the temperate rainforest of the Southern Highlands the treetop walk takes you along the picturesque Illawarra escarpment and offers inspiring views from Shellharbour to Bass Point, Lake Illawarra and the South Pacific Ocean.


Dolphin Watch Cruises
Welcome to 2009 whale watching season with JERVIS BAY WHALES. Don’t miss the spectacular migration of the Humpback Whale here in the crystal clear waters of Jervis Bay Marine Park.

Symbio Zoo.
Symbio is Wollongong’s own award winning, family owned zoo, set in 16 acres of bush parkland – famous for providing genuine hands-on encounters with the most fascinating creatures from Australia and around the world.

Bombora Seafood Restaurant
Located high above the water of Wollongong Harbour, on the south coast of NSW, bombora seafood offers a unique dining experience in a modern, stylish and comfortable restaurant that is able to offer quality seafood and cuisine at a reasonable price for all concerned.

Tumbling Waters Retreat
Perched on the edge of the Illawarra Escarpment the grand sandstone lodge with the ocean as a backdrop is scenically breath taking. Surrounded by magnificent trees and parklike grounds Tumbling Waters Retreat is the perfect escape for couples looking for something different and very unique.

Wollongong City Centre
Useful information for both tourists and locals on accommodation, restaurants, shopping, what’s on and things to do

Sydney Hanggliding Centre
Established in 1982, Sydney Hang Gliding Centre (formerly Aerial Technics) is Sydney’s first and only full-time Hang Gliding Centre and more people have chosen to fly with us for several reasons. We have a perfect safety record, specialise in Hang Gliding and are available to take you flying everyday, weather permitting.

Hangglide Oz
HangglideOZ, a division of Active Air Sports, began operation in 1988. Since that time we have introduced in excess of five thousand students and tandem passengers to the sport. We are Australia’s most experienced and one of the longest established instructional and tandem flight centres, and are open seven days a week – weather permitting.

City Coast Motorcycles
has been established for more than 30 years and is your authorised BMW, Triumph and Yamaha dealer. With qualified technicians on site for servicing and repairs, a full range of spare parts and accessories, the Illawarra’s largest range of on-road and off-road tyres, used bikes and demo bikes for sale, as well as finance and insurance to approved customers.

Skydive the Beach
You experience the thrill of freefall over the beach. Take in amazing views of Sydney, the Royal National Park, whales, dolphins and the stunning south coast beaches. Nothing can prepare you for the 250kph adventure.

Illawarra Folk Festival
The festival is nestled at the base of the Illawarra escarpment only 1 hour south of Sydney, so it is the perfect opportunity for Sydney-based travellers to visit via train and experience the true spirit of Down Under; including Aussie Bush and World Music dancing at the Global Green, spontaneous late-night pub gigs, camping out alongside locals and visiting the stunning world-renowned beaches of the region.

John Vander Article Art Gallery
Possibly one of the most popular artists in NSW today, his work has been reproduced extensively in prints for many years, and has attracted a large following amongst art collectors. Over the last 26 years John has become a household name throughout Australia.
Northern Classic Wedding Car Hire
Unique Cars for your special day.

R&R Catering
R&R Catering is the culmination of our passion for heavenly food and exceptional service. We specialise in providing private and corporate clients with individually tailored catering services that meet their interests and expectations.

Pleasant Heights Bed & Breakfast
Above Wollongong at Pleasant Heights Bed and Breakfast, NSW Australia, is a boutique style accommodation offering privacy and relaxation opening into a luxuriant bushland setting. Choice of three self-contained suites in exotic theme styles to suit any budget. For that special weekend escape, within 1 hour from Sydney. Swap the hustle and bustle for a tranquil haven and enjoy the serenity… yet only minutes to restaurants, beach, surf and cultural activities… Try it once and you will be back… MOUNTAIN AND OCEAN VIEWS!

Crooked River Winery Cafe
Crooked River Winery Cafe is a family owned and operated cafe and vineyard where all the wines are made and bottled on the estate, nestled in scenic Gerringong 90 minutes south of Sydney. It offers magnificent food with views of Lush Mountain Ranges, spectacular Vineyards and Panoramic Ocean Views surrounding the cafe and cellar door.

Coolangatta Estate Winery
Coolangatta Estate is the site of the first European settlement on the the South Coast of NSW. Settled in 1822 by Alexander Berry and Edward Wollstonecraft. They obtained a grant of 10,000 acres and 100 convicts and built their settlement on the foothills of a mountain named ‘Coolangatta’, an Aboriginal word meaning view. Today the Estate offers a unique experience in a picturesque setting overlooking the ocean and surrounded by vineyards.

The Friendly Inn Hotel
Friendly service, great atmosphere. Full Bistro service.

Northern Illawarra Online
Northern Illawarra Online (NiO) provides a broad range of information about the northern suburbs of Wollongong with a directory of businesses and community organisations, including accommodation, real estate and cafes between Helensburgh and Fairy Meadow, featuring the unique coastal villages of Stanwell Park, Thirroul and Bulli.

National Motorcycle Museum
Australia’s largest collection of vintage, veteran, and classic motorcycles.

Raya Thai Restaurant Helensburgh
Thai & Indonesian Cuisine (BYO)

MV Signa
Fishing and cruise charters.We are available for Cruise charters – half day, full day & overnight,
plus whale watching (in-season only)

Novotel Northbeach Wollongong
Awaken your senses at Novotel Northbeach – we’ll make your stay truly indulgent.
Accor’s Novotel Northbeach Wollongong hotel boasts 204 spacious accommodation rooms

FJ Holden Wedding Cars
Australia’s Own Bridal Car Co. has been in operation for over 6 years adding that “special touch” to hundreds of weddings in the Greater Sydney area.  Now under the management of experienced tour operators Ron and Lucy Brandwood, this NSW accredited  business has expanded and also covers the greater Wollongong Area.  We can also assist with getting your guest from the ceremony to the reception with our fleet of accredited charter buses and ensure everyone arrives on time.  Unlike some operators out to make a profit from your day, our fleet is accredited with the NSW Department of Transport, and we will go out of our way to ensure “your special day”, is just that. Our Fleet – These Iconic Australian classics have been loving restored with the end user in mind.  Regularly maintained and detailed to a high standard, the Holden FJ and FX cars will add that special touch to your day.  If you have a special request please ask.

Flannagans Fish Cafe Thirroul

Located between the escarpment and the Illawarra coastline, Thirroul is the last of the northern Illawarra villages situated on the scenic drive south from Sydney incorporating the Sea Cliff Bridge.

For Sydney day-trippers Flanagans is an ideal place to stop for  breakfast, lunch or just a quick coffee before heading homeward back along the Grand Pacific Drive or taking the alternative (slightly shorter) route up the scenic Bulli Pass then back along the F6 freeway.

Enjoy a relaxed and informal dining experience at Flanagans Fish Café.

Uniquely located on the promenade at Thirroul Beach, you can admire one of the Illawarra’s most remarkable beach and ocean views while enjoying a drink and a freshly cooked meal.

Start the day with a healthy breakfast or save your appetite for our famous fish & chips. Whilst seafood is our specialty, we offer a wide variety of fresh, seasonal foods. Daily chef’s specials include breakfast specials, grilled fish, wraps, salads & chowder.

Fully licenced. No BYO


Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort

Be at the waters edge at one of the Beautiful Surf Beach Accommodation on theSouth Coast NSW Holidays. An hour from Sydney’s CBD, less from the airport and 30mins from Sutherland. Let the kids dig holes in the sand as you relax on the beach. Patrolled beaches close by. Throw yourself in the ocean, swim in the crystal clear water and catch that perfect wave.

Your own holiday resort, close, affordable and stunning.  

  • 9 types of accommodation choices all with TV, DVD, Limited Austar channels and with tasteful deco.
  • Large grassed campsites
  • The most comfortable, pleasurable and best value resort accommodation in the Illawarra.
  • Four large professionally equipped conference rooms.
  • Close to a huge variety of local attractions.
  • A fantastic choice of on site indoor and outdoor activities.
  • BBQ’s positioned around the resort with bench tables and seats
  • An Over 50’s Village with a wonderful relaxed cosmopolitan lifestyle.

Call or email and you will have all the information you need to arrange an enjoyable, entertaining holiday.


BBQ’s positioned around the resort with bench tables seats.


Southern Biplane Adventures

Southern Biplane Adventuresmay be a new company but it represents the
more than 20,000 flying hours and over 30 years of aviation experience that its
energetic owners Chris and Tony Clark are now bringing to you! We aim deliver a consistently high standard of customer service and safety, to make
your adventure with us something you will be talking about for a long time.
We want to share a revived version of the golden era of aviation where sexy muscle planes ruled
skies, aviation was the new frontier and all the guys and girls talked about it around the bar at the end of the day. We
believe that this part of history and way of life should be preserved and shared
with everyone. Whether you are looking for a nostalgic scenic flight or want
to become an aerobatic stunt pilot for the day we have the experience to
make that dream come true! Come fly with Lilly Warra at Southern Biplane
Adventures on Sydney’s south coast the Illawarra