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

Hangtime Trampoline Park - Exclusive Parents Guide 15% DISCOUNT OFFER on Party Bookings!

Ages: 2 years to adults
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Venue: Hangtime Trampoline Park
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Bellambi 5 x 5 2018

Every Tuesday in May for a 3:30pm walk

3.30pm  to    Tue 1 May 18 to  Tue 29 May 18

Venue: Bellambi Neighbourhood Centre
Address: 49A Cawley Street Bellambi NSW
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE

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SeeChange Jervis Bay Arts Festival

 to    Sat 26 May 18 to  Mon 11 June 18

Venue: Dent Street, Huskisson
Address: Dent Street Huskisson NSW 2540
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Drop in Duplo - Wollongong Library

Every Monday during school term

9.30am  to 11.30am    to  Mon 28 May 18

Venue: Wollongong City Library
Address: 41 Burelli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: 3 years +
Cost: FREE

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Learn Safe Workshops - Helping Learner Drivers Become Safer Drivers (Shellharbour)

6pm  to 8pm    to  Mon 28 May 18

Venue: Shellharbour City Council
Address: Shellharbour NSW 2533
Ages: Learner drivers
Cost: FREE

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Cupitt's Growers Market

Last Saturday of the month

10am  to 12pm    to  Sat 30 June 18

Venue: Cupitt’s Winery
Address: 58 Washburton Rd Ulladulla NSW 2539
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Go4Fun - Healthy Kids Program (Nowra Acquatic Centre)

Every Wednesday afternoon during school term

4pm  to 6pm    to  Wed 30 May 18

Venue: Nowra Aquatic Centre
Address: Scenic Drive Nowra NSW 2541
Ages: 7 - 13 years
Cost: FREE

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Mini Makers - Warilla Library

Every Wednesday during school term.

2pm  to 3pm    to  Wed 30 May 18

Venue: Warilla Library
Address: Cnr Lake Entrance and Shellharbour Roads Warilla NSW 2528
Ages: 3 - 5 years
Cost: FREE

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The 2018 South Coast Public Schools Dance Festival

12pm & 6.30pm

 to    Wed 30 May 18 to  Sat 2 June 18

Venue: IPAC - IMB Theatre
Address: 32 Burelli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adult:$33, Child under 13 :$12 (Friday matinee only), Child: $17, Student: $12 (Friday matinee only), Student: $17

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Kids Disco - Dapto Leagues Club

First Friday of Every Month

6pm  to 10pm    to  Fri 1 June 18

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

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Kids’ Disco | Wollongong Hellenic Club

Held on the first Friday of every month

7pm  to 8.30pm    to  Fri 1 June 18

Venue: Wollongong Hellenic Club
Address: 57 Princes Highway West Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: 5 - 15 years
Cost: $10 - includes a glo item and plaster plate to smash.

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Storytime at Stocklands Shellharbour

Every Friday during school term

10.30am  to 11am    to  Fri 1 June 18

Venue: Stocklands Shellarbour - out the front of Target
Address: 211 Lake Entrance Road Shellharbour City Centre NSW 2529
Ages: 3 - 5 years
Cost: FREE

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Teenz Connect

Every Friday during school term

3pm  to 5pm    to  Fri 1 June 18

Venue: Warrawong Library
Address: Level 1, 67-71 King Street Warrawong NSW 2502
Ages: 12-18 years
Cost: FREE

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BlueScope WIN Wollongong Eisteddfod

Refer website for session times.

 to    Sat 2 June 18 to  Sat 14 July 18

Venue: IPAC, Wesley Church & Auditorium & Wollongong Conservatorium of Music.
Address: Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adults $8 & Children $4

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Milton Village Showground Markets

Held mostly on the first Saturday of every month

9am  to 3pm    to  Sat 2 June 18

Venue: Milton Showground
Address: 107 Croobyar Road Milton NSW 2538
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Shoalhaven Heads Seafood and Fresh Produce Fair

Every Saturday

8am  to 1pm    to  Sat 2 June 18

Venue: Heads Hotel
Address: River Road Shoalhaven Heads NSW 2535
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Kiama Colour Fun Run/Walk

Starts at 8am - be there 7am for registrations.  to     to  Sun 3 June 18

Venue: Black Beach, Kiama
Address: Kiama Harbour Kiama NSW 2533
Ages: All ages
Cost: Refer website

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The Farm’s Market

Usually First Sunday of the Month

10am  to 3pm    to  Sun 3 June 18

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

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Celtic Illusion - An event for the whole family!

7.30pm  to 9.20pm    to  Fri 8 June 18

Venue: IPAC
Address: 32 Burelli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adult: $74.90, Children U13: $64.90

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HARS Historical Aircraft Restoration Society - Tarmac Open Day

The Tarmac Days are held on the second Friday, Saturday and Sunday of every month.

9.30am  to 3.30pm   Fri 8 June 18 to  Sun 10 June 18

Venue: Illawarra Regional Airport
Address: Airport Rd Albion Park Rail NSW 2527
Ages: All ages
Cost: $15.00 per adult $5.00 per child or $35 per family

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Junior Art Trail - Wollongong Art Gallery (April exhibition focus: Chromophilia)

Second Friday of Every Month

10am  to 10.45am    to  Fri 8 June 18

Venue: Wollongong Art Gallery
Address: Corner Kembla and Burelli Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: 3-5 years
Cost: $5.50 per child

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Junior Groovers Disco - Woonona Bulli RSL

Twice monthly on a Friday.

6.30pm  to 8.30pm    to  Fri 8 June 18

Venue: Woonona Bulli RSL
Address: 455-459 Princes Highway Woonona NSW 2517
Ages: 0 - 12 years
Cost: FREE

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Oliver - The Roo Theatre Company

7.30pm  to 1pm   Fri 8 June 18 to  Sun 24 June 18

Venue: Roo Theatre Company
Address: Addison Street & Wentworth Street Shellharbour NSW 2529
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adults $32, Concession $27, Children $22, Family (2 adults & 2 Children) $100

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The AC/DC Story - Tribute Show

7.30pm  to 10.30pm    to  Fri 8 June 18

Venue: IPAC
Address: 32 Burelli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages event!
Cost: Adult: $73.10, Children under 13: $63.10, Student: $63.10

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Callala's Friendly Markets

Second Saturday of every month

10am  to 2pm    to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue: Callala Bay Community Centre
Address: Emmett Street Callala Bay NSW 2540
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Guy Sebastian – Then & Now 2018 Tour

Doors: 6:30 PM  to 10pm    to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue: Wollongong Town Hall
Address: Cnr Crown & Kembla Sts, Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages event
Cost: $90.50

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Kangaroo Valley Farmers Market

Second Saturday of the Month

8.30am  to 1pm    to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue:
Address: 165 Moss Vale Rd Kangaroo Valley NSW 2577
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Kiama Makers & Growers Market - Queen's Birthday Weekend

4th Saturday of each month

10am  to 3pm    to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue: Black Beach, Kiama Harbour
Address: Shoalhaven Street Kiama NSW 2533
Ages: All Ages
Cost: FREE entry

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Monthly Cafe Market - Fairy Meadow

Second Saturday of each month

8am  to 11am    to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue: Fairy Meadow Anglican Church
Address: Cnr Princes Hwy & Jardine Streets Fairy Meadow NSW 2519
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Peppa Pig’s Surprise

12pm & 2pm

 to     to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue: Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre
Address: 42 Bridge Rd Nowra NSW 2541
Ages: All ages
Cost: $34.90 - $39.90

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Sunrise at the Illawarra Fly

Second Saturday of every month

6am  to 9am    to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue: Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk
Address: 182 Knights Hill Road Knights Hill NSW 2577
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adults $65, Child (13-16 years) $50, Child (5-12 years) $30, Child (2-4 years) $15.

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Wollongong Wolves v Sydney FC

Starts at 12pm  to     to  Sat 9 June 18

Venue: WSEC
Address: Corner Crown & Harbour Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Refer website

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Kiama Fun Run - Australian Red Cross

7.30am/9am  to 11am    to  Sun 10 June 18

Venue: Kiama Surf Beach
Address: 74 Manning St Kiama NSW 2533
Ages: All ages
Cost: $20 Adult, $10 Child $50 Family, $30 each - runners only.

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The Ultimate Learner Log Book Run - Day Run

10am  to 12.30pm    to  Sun 10 June 18

Venue: Shellharbour & Kiama
Address: Wollongong, Kiama & Shellharbour NSW
Ages: All learner drives must have 40 or more log book hours.
Cost: FREE (inc. driver reviver stop snacks & McDonald’s voucher on completion)

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Junior Groovers Disco - The Fraternity Club

6pm  to 8.30pm    to  Fri 15 June 18

Venue: The Fraternity Club
Address: 11 Bourke Street Fairy Meadow NSW 2519
Ages: 6 - 12 years
Cost: $10

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Dragons v Manly

Starts at 5.30pm  to     to  Sat 16 June 18

Venue: WSEC
Address: Corner Crown & Harbour Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adult $15, Junior 16yrs & Under FREE

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Nights on Crown: Down the Rabbit Hole

5pm  to 10pm   Thu 21 June 18 to  Sat 23 June 18

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

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Kids Crossing@ Illawarra Light Railway Museum

10am  to 3pm    to  Sat 23 June 18

Venue: Illawarra Light Rail Museum
Address: 48A Tongara Road Albion Park NSW 2527
Ages: All ages
Cost: Train Ride Fees Apply

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Nowra Makers Market

Every fourth Saturday of the month

8am  to 2pm    to  Sat 23 June 18

Venue: Jelly Bean Park
Address: Egan's Lane Nowra NSW 2541
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE Entry

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Strings with Voices | Steel City Strings

2pm & 7.30pm

 to    Sat 23 June 18 to  Sun 1 July 18

Venue: Wollongong, Burrawang and Kiama
Address: Kiama & Wollongong NSW
Ages: All ages
Cost: Adult: $40 Concession: $35 Student: $20 Child (under 18): $10 Family (2 x adults + 2 x children): $90

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Wollongong Wolves v Hakoah Sydney City East FC

Starts at 12pm  to     to  Sat 23 June 18

Venue: WSEC
Address: Corner Crown and Harbour Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Please refer website for costs

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Coledale Market

4th Sunday of the Month

9am  to 3pm    to  Sun 24 June 18

Venue: Coledale Public School
Address: 699 Lawrence Hargrave Drive Coledale NSW 2515
Ages: All Ages
Cost: Gold coin entry

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Kiama Coastal Classic Running Festival

All day event

 to     to  Sun 24 June 18

Venue: Black Beach, Kiama
Address: Kiama NSW 2535
Ages: All ages - run, jog or walk it!
Cost: Refer website for registration costs.

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Dragons v Eels

Starts at 7.50pm  to     to  Thu 28 June 18

Venue: WSEC
Address: Corner Crown and Harbour Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: All ages
Cost: Refer website for ticket prices

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Mercedes-Benz Wollongong Dance Championship

 to    Sat 30 June 18 to  Sun 1 July 18

Venue: University Hall - University of Wollongong
Address: University of Wollongong, Northfields Ave Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: There is a juvenile category for those competing under the age of 13
Cost: Tickets prices start from $20

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100% KYLIE

Show starts 7pm  to     to  Fri 6 July 18

Venue: Wollongong Town Hall
Address: Cnr Crown & Kembla Sts, Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: Suitable for all ages!
Cost: From $57

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NAIDOC Week Art Exhibition

10am  to 10pm   Thu 12 July 18 to  Tue 17 July 18

Venue: Old Fire Station - Kiama
Address: Kiama NSW 253
Ages: All ages
Cost: FREE

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Make a Set and Tell a Story Workshop - School Holiday Workshop

1pm  to 3pm    to  Fri 13 July 18

Venue: Wollongong Town Hall
Address: Corner Crown & Kembla Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: 6 - 9
Cost: $30

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Silly Sock Puppets Workshop -School Holiday Workshop

10am  to 12pm    to  Fri 13 July 18

Venue: Wollongong Town Hall
Address: Corner Crown & Kembla Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: 6 - 9
Cost: Tickets: $30

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Winter Orchid Show

9am  to 4pm   Sat 14 July 18 to  Sun 15 July 18

Venue: Berry Showground
Address: Alexandra Street Berry NSW 2535
Ages: All ages
Cost: Refer website for admission prices.

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Merrigong Creativity Camp – July School Holidays

9am  to 3pm   Mon 16 July 18 to  Fri 20 July 18

Venue: Wollongong Town Hall
Address: Corner Crown & Kembla Streets Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: 5 - 13
Cost: Child: $290 20% discount for additional siblings or when booking all three camps (Creativity Camp prices include a ticket to see their respective school holiday show. )

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The 78-Storey Treehouse

Fri 20 Jul, 12.30pm & 3pm Sat 21 Jul, 12pm & 3pm.Relaxed Performance: Sat 21 Jul, 10am

 to    Fri 20 July 18 to  Sat 21 July 18

Venue: Illawarra Performing Arts Centre
Address: 32 Burelli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: Recommended for ages 6 years +
Cost: $39

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Jamberoo Music Festival

Various times

 to     to  Sat 21 July 18

Venue: Club Jamberoo, Jamberoo School of Arts Hall, Jamberoo Youth Hall
Address: Jamberoo NSW
Ages: All ages
Cost: Early Bird Ticket: $59 Concession (pensioner/u18s): $39 Child (under 12): Free with adult ticket holder

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The Disability Trust 2018 Gala Night

6pm  to 11pm    to  Sat 21 July 18

Venue: Wests Illawarra
Address: 1 Hargreaves Street Unanderra NSW 2526
Ages:
Cost: $250

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Beauty and the Beast

7pm  to 9pm    to  Fri 27 July 18

Venue: Shellharbour Anglican College Multipurpose Hall
Address: 1 Piper Drive Dunmore NSW 2529
Ages: 4+
Cost: $15

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Greenacres Mountain to Mountain Challenge

From 8.30am  to     to  Sun 29 July 18

Venue: Mount Keira
Address: 112 Mount Keira Road Mount Keira NSW
Ages: All ages - walk or run. Need to register.
Cost: Refer website for registration costs. Children under 18 FREE.

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Nowra Chilli and Chocolate Festival

9.30am  to 3.30pm    to  Sun 29 July 18

Venue: Shoalhaven City Turf Club
Address: 96 Albatross Road South Nowra NSW 2541
Ages: All ages
Cost: $5 entry, Under 16 FREE

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Kiama Bodyboard Slam

Refer website for schedule

 to    Mon 30 July 18 to  Tue 31 July 18

Venue: Surf Beach Kiama
Address: Kiama NSW 2533
Ages: All ages
Cost:

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