Bucket List

My Illawarra Bucket List

I think it is about time I set up a bucket list of things to do in the Illawarra. Some of them I have already done others I haven’t.

The list:-

Northern Suburbs

  1. Try the Ice Cream at Gelato Emporium
  2. Check out Coledale Ocean Pool
  3. Take a look at the Old Helensburgh Tunnel and its Glow Worms
  4. Go into the Hindu Temple
  5. Watch the Sunrise at Sublime Point
  6. Apple Picking at Darkes Forest
  7. Ride a Horse at Otford
  8. Cruise over the Sea Cliff Bridge on a motorcycle
  9. Check out the figure 8 pools
  10. Explore Puckeys


  1. Wollongong Botanic Gardens
  2. Walk Wollongong’s Heritage Trail
  3. Check out the UOW rainforest
  4. Skydive the Beach
  5. Take a scenic flight
  6. Check out the Port Kembla Triangles
  7. How about a Steel Tour?
  8. Learn to Surf
  9. Hike Mount Keira

Southern Suburbs

  1. Check out Shellharbour’s Heritage trail
  2. Walk through Cascades rainforest
  3. Capture the Milky Way at Bombo Quarry
  4. Check out the Cathedral Rocks
  5. Complete the Kiama Coastal Walk
  6. Snorkel at Bushrangers Bay
  7. Watch the Little Blowhole blow
  8. Zip at the Illawarra Fly
  9. Control the action at Jamberoo Action Park
  10. Segway through Killalea

Be sure to check back every couple of months to see what I have ticked off.

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