Shellharbour area

Shellharbour is well renowned for it’s surf beaches including Killalea Beach (The Farm), a National Surfing Reserve located within Killalea State Park. Go fishing with the family at Lake Illawarra and see marine life while snorkelling or diving at Bass Point Reserve.  Shellharbour Village is well worth a visit boasting award winning restaurants and cafés, village speciality shopping and a diverse range of accommodation.

Shellharbour boasts dazzling beaches, parks and reserves and serene Lake Illawarra. Located between the ocean and the dramatic Illawarra escarpment, Shellharbour is just over an hour’s drive south of Sydney and within three hours’ drive from Canberra.

This unspoilt natural setting provides plenty of ways to relax and explore the beaches, towns and villages nearby including Albion Park.  Along the 20 kilometres of Shellharbour coastline, you’ll enjoy surfing and swimming, fishing and snorkelling at the local beaches. A highlight is Killalea State Park, 265 hectares of pristine coastal reserve with some of the best beaches on the NSW South Coast. Walking trails here take you through rainforest areas while other trails pass through extensive estuarine wetlands and seabird breeding areas. Swimming and surfing are on offer at Killalea Beach (The Farm) and Minnamurra Beach (Mystics), two of the best surf beaches on the NSW South Coast.

Whether you’re seeking a seaside escape, an adventure or a great family holiday, you’ll be delighted with our range of choices.

Throw in a laid back holiday lifestyle, a beautiful, calming countryside, pristine clean beaches, high quality shopping, delicious wining and dining, accommodation for all tastes and great family friendly attractions and activities, and you’ve got the perfect holiday destination.

Shellharbour is laid back that’s well and truly laid on.

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