Wollongong is a great destination to take things slow and escape from the fast-paced city life for a while. There are so many places to visit in this beautiful coastal area, while you’re not working on your tan or catching a fish for the night’s dinner, be sure to check out these places.

Where to eat

Aoba Sushi Bar
For an unforgettable experience in dining, you can’t go past Aoba Sushi Bar. Bringing the tastes of authentic Japanese sushi to the shores of Wollongong, the skilled chefs will have your tastebuds well looked after. Serving up fresh fish daily, sliced into miniature artworks, a visit to Aoba Sushi Bar is almost as much a visual experience, as it is dining. Pop in today for a bite or two!
Where: 118-126 Princes Hwy Fairy Meadow NSW
Lagoon Restaurant
Providing an unmissable dining experience right by the North Wollongong beach, Lagoon Restaurant has been enticing diners for years. Specialising in a versatile selection of seafood and boasting an a la carte menu, the friendly staff at Lagoon Restaurant will cater to all of your needs. Remember to complement your meal with a glass of wine from their extensive list for the full experience!
Where: Stuart Park North Wollongong NSW

Get pampered

Oh Darling Skin & Beauty Bar
If you want to get away from it all and relax for a while, why not treat yourself to a revitalising skin treatment? Whether you’re after a beauty treatment, waxing or makeup services, the qualified team at Oh Darling Skin and Beauty Bar will see you in good hands. If your skin is already looking divine and you’re rocking perfect brows, why not pop in for professional makeup services before you head out for an elegant dinner?
Where: 3/103 St Johns Ave Mangerton NSW
MC’s Beauty Studio
It’s high time you spoiled your mind, body and soul with some TLC, so let the team at MC’s Beauty Studio deliver. Come in for a facial and get that glowing, holiday skin you’ve dreamed of, or grab a spray tan and avoid those nasty UV rays! Whether you’re after quality beauty treatments or a relaxing massage, the qualified team at MC’s Beauty Studio are ready to deliver. Drop by today to book in your escape.
Where: 22 Walang Ave Figtree NSW

Before you leave

The Green Room City Beach Cafe
Don’t worry about breakfast on the morning of your departure, leave it to the capable and experienced team at The Green Room City Beach Cafe. When the car’s all packed and ready to go, take one last break at this beachside cafe before heading home. With a variety of fresh, healthy meals on their breakfast and lunch menu, you’ll be well-fed and ready for the journey home. Fuel up today!
Where: 1 Marine Dr Wollongong NSW


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