Lake Illawarra, Wollongong

Lake Illawarra, Wollongong - Address

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

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About Lake Illawarra, Wollongong

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 by Public Transport

  • Buses from Burelli station that take 20 minutes to reach Lake Illawarra.

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Lake Illawarra, Wollongong Reviews

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  • Nice and quiet place to be. Feels like you are completely out of the crowd and inside a beautiful movie scene. Well facilitated place with restrooms and drinking water supply.

  • Because we caught 40 fish there all red snappers

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