Shellharbour Tourism, Australia

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Shellharbour (also known as Shellharbour Village) is a suburb located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. It also gives its name to the local government area, City of Shellharbour. The suburb is centred on the small recreational harbour named Shell Harbour. It has two main beaches, Shellharbour Beach, which runs to Barrack Point and Shellharbour South Beach, which runs toward Bass Point. Shellharbour is undergoing extensive development with the construction of many new retail outlets and home-units. The main street is Addison Street, with many footpath cafés and shops and the Roo Theatre Company, running through the town and ending with the Ocean Beach Hotel opposite the harbour. Adjacent to the harbour is the Beverley Whitfield saltwater swimming pool and across from the Shellharbour Beach facilities is the Beverley Whitfield park, containing the Tom "Scout" Willoughby cricket oval. The area was inhabited by indigenous Australians for thousands of years. European habitation began from about 1817 onwards.Shellharbour was originally known as Yerrowah and later as Peterborough.

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A place in Australia, Shellharbour is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. The nearest major city to Shellharbour is Sydney. Add Sydney to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Sydney Opera House, Sydney Tower, The Rocks. A vacation to Shellharbour can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Shellharbour*

  • Pollution Statistics in Shellharbour

    Know the pollution level of Shellharbour before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 21.88 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 27.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 40.63 (Moderate)
  • Shellharbour: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Shellharbour for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Shellharbour.

    • Burglary and Theft 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 40.48 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 38.1 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 32.14 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.9 (Low)
    • Attacks 46.25 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 55.95 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 67.86 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 33.33 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 33.33 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.38 (Moderate)
  • Living in Shellharbour - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 53.95 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 94.3 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 33.47 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 55.67 (High)
    • Health Care Index 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.53 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Shellharbour

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Shellharbour

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.42 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 102.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 78.03 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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