Lake Illawarra169 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Located between the Illawarra escarpment and the Pacific Ocean on the NSW South Coast some 90 kilometres south of Sydney,New South Wales Australia, Wollongong
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Family And Kids, Lake, Picnic Spot, Nature
Located between the Illawarra escarpment and the Pacific Ocean on the NSW South Coast, the Illawarra Lake is a popular spot for those looking for natural scenes as well as recreation. The Lake is approximately 9.5 kilometres long and 5.5 kilometres wide and is a popular spot for fishing, prawning, and all water sports. As you visit the surroundings of this lake you shall come across a boat and catamaran hire close by as well as several caravan parks. There is also a shared pathway where you can walk, run or bike. Reddall Reserve on the foreshore of Lake Illawarra is a popular spot for picnics with its children's playground, amenities and kiosk.
How to Reach Lake Illawarra
- Buses from Burelli station that take 20 minutes to reach Lake Illawarra.
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36.9% of people who visit Wollongong include Lake Illawarra in their plan
4 PM - 5 PM
40.85% of people start their Lake Illawarra visit around 4 PM - 5 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Lake Illawarra
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Lake Illawarra