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Upcoming Events

Upcoming events and activities for parents and babies, toddlers and school aged children in the Wollongong and Illawarra area.

​Miss Zoe's School of Dance - Kiama Studio Open Day

Saturday 16 December

10am - 5pm

Ages: 2 years to adults
Cost: FREE
Venue: Kiama Highschool
Come along and meet the Miss Zoe's team, grab your 2 WEEK FREE DANCE CLASS PASS and enjoy FREE workshops!
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Find an AMAZING Last Minute Holiday - perfect for families, get the holiday you NEEEED after a long exhausting year!

Ages: All ages
Cost: All Budgets
Venue: itravel Woonona
Are you exhausted and realising you NEED a relaxing break this Christmas, but worried you've left it too late!? Let iTravel Woonona come to the rescue! They know what makes a great family holiday for young families or teen kids, quick call Stacey and the team now and book a last minute holiday you'll LOVE!
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Headlands Austinmer Beach - NYE Sunset Picnic with the family!

Sunday 31 December

4pm - 10pm

Ages: All ages
Cost: Adults $40, Kids $20
Venue: Headlands Austinmer Beach
Watch the sun setting over the beach in luxe style with family and friends this NYE!
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Operation Ouch Live on Stage! January School Holidays

Wednesday 10 January 2018

4pm

Ages: All ages
Cost: A Reserve Ticket $50.30, B Reserve Ticket $39.90, A Reserve Family (4 tickets) $180, B Reserve Family (4 tickets) $140. Children under 2 years free on the knee
Venue: WIN Entertainment Centre
Join TV's favourite identical twins for incredible stunts & crazy experiments! Your kids will LOVE this hilarious show!
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2018 Warrigal Australia Day Community Walk

10am  to 12pm    to  Fri 26 January 18

Venue: Belmore Basin, Wollongong Harbour
Address: Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE

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Christmas Carols and Moonlight Movies: Berkeley

Event starts at 5pm (Carols) Movie screening on dark (8pm) Finishes 10pm

5pm  to 10pm    to  Sat 9 December 17

Venue: Berkeley Community Park
Address: Winnima Way Berkeley NSW 2506
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE

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Community Christmas Party - Need a Feed

4pm  to     to  Thu 14 December 17

Venue: BELLAMBI NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE
Address: 49a Cawley Street Bellambi NSW 2518
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE

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Wiseman Carols

6pm  to     to  Fri 15 December 17

Venue: Wiseman Park
Address: Corner of Gipps Road and Vickery Street Gwynneville NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Carols by the Harbour

5pm  to 9pm    to  Sat 16 December 17

Venue: Little Park
Address: Shellharbour NSW 2529
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Gerringong Christmas Festival and Parade

8.30am  to 1.30pm    to  Sat 16 December 17

Venue: Gerringong Town Hall
Address: Fern Street Gerringong NSW 2534
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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The Farm’s Market - TWILIGHT Christmas Market 

Usually First Sunday of the Month

3pm  to 8pm    to  Sat 16 December 17

Venue: Killalea State Park
Address: Killalea Drive Shell Cove NSW 2529
Ages: All ages
Cost: Free Entry

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Austinmer Village Carols by the Sea

7pm  to 9pm    to  Sun 17 December 17

Venue: Austinmer Beach, Austinmer NSW
Address: Austinmer NSW 215
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Event

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Carols in the Carpark

6pm  to 9pm    to  Sun 17 December 17

Venue: Port Kembla Baptist Church
Address: Crn Illawarra & Cowper Street Port Kembla NSW 2505
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE

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Carols in the Hall @ Gerringong

7pm  to 8.30pm    to  Sun 17 December 17

Venue: Gerringong Town Hall
Address: Fern Street Gerringong NSW 2534
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE

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Carols on the Lawn | St Michael’s Cathedral Wollongong

5.30pm  to 7.30pm    to  Sun 17 December 17

Venue: St Michael’s Cathedral
Address: Church and Markets Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Village Market Place Christmas Market

10am  to 3pm    to  Sun 17 December 17

Venue: Pioneer Park (next to skate park)
Address: Addison Street Little Park NSW 2529
Ages: All Ages
Cost: FREE entry

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Warilla Pool Open Day

1pm  to 3pm    to  Mon 18 December 17

Venue: Warilla Swimming Pool
Address: Benaud Crescent Warilla NSW 2528
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE entry to the pool

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A Taste of Ireland – The Christmas Spectacular

7.30pm  to 9.50pm    to  Wed 20 December 17

Venue: IPAC
Address: 32 Burelli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adult: $69.90 Children under 13: $59.90 Family (2A & 2C): $250 Con Pen: $62.90 Con Sen: $62.90 Group: 10+ = $62.90 each

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Carols on Crown

6pm  to 9pm    to  Wed 20 December 17

Venue: Crown Street Mall
Address: Crown Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE

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Carols in the Cathedral

Select from two timeslots: starting 5pm or 7pm.

 to     to  Sun 24 December 17

Venue: St Michael's Anglican Catherdral
Address: Corner Church and Market Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE

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Lauries Carnival @ Black Beach Kiama

7pm  to 10pm   Tue 26 December 17 to  Sun 31 December 17

Venue: Black Beach, Kiama
Address: Shoalhaven Street Kiama NSW 2533
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Kidz Dance Party @ Shellys

Last Friday of Every Month

6pm  to 9pm    to  Fri 29 December 17

Venue: Shellharbour Leagues Club
Address: Shellharbour NSW 2529
Ages: 6 - 12 years
Cost: FREE for Members

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Dive-In-Movies at Jamberoo Action Park

6pm  to 7.30pm   Sat 30 December 17 to  Sat 27 January 18

Venue: Jamberoo Action Park
Address: 1215 Jamberoo Road Jamberoo NSW 2533
Ages: All ages
Cost: Refer website for ticket prices

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Kiama New Years Eve Sky Show

5pm  to 10.30pm    to  Sun 31 December 17

Venue: Black Beach - Kiama
Address: Kiama NSW 2533
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Event

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Kids Disco - Dapto Leagues Club

First Friday of Every Month

6pm  to 10pm    to  Fri 5 January 18

Venue: Dapto Leagues Club
Address: Dapto NSW 2530
Ages: 6 - 12 years
Cost: FREE

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Creative Kids! Ceramic Plate Painting at Meroogal

Thursday 11 and 18 Jan

10AM  to 11.30AM   Thu 11 January 18 to  Wed 18 January 17

Venue: Meroogal
Address: Cnr West and Worrigee Street Nowra NSW 2541
Ages: 5+
Cost: Adult $12 Child $20 Concession (senior) $8

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Disney's The Little Mermaid

1.30pm & 7.30pm

 to    Fri 12 January 18 to  Sat 20 January 18

Venue: IMB Theatre - IPAC
Address: 32 Burelli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adult: $59, Child U12yrs: $49

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Illawarra Live Steamers

Open to the public every fourth sunday of the month

8.30am  to Mid afternoon    to  Sun 28 January 18

Venue: Stuart Park
Address: 2 Virginia St North Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: $2 per ride

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