Out and about with Kids
Once you are here we know it's hard to leave BIG4 Easts Beach Kiama but if you are looking for activities outside the park, here are a few suggestions.
Kids In Kiama
ILLAWARRA FLY TREETOP ADVENTURES
ZIPLINE EXPERIENCE - Officially the highest zipline tour in Australia, the Illawarra Fly Zipline Tour involves flying on a series of cable spans and suspension bridges up to 35m above the forest floor.
ILLAWARRA FLY TREETOP WALK - Positioned more than 700m above sea level, the Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk provides stunning views of the rainforest and out to the Pacific Ocean.
Open every day 9am to 5pm
182 Knights Hill Road, KNIGHTS HILL 02) 4885 1010
SHOALHAVEN ZOO AND ADVENTURE WORLD
Shoalhaven Zoo is the largest Zoo on the NSW South Coast bringing together over 100 species of native and exotic animals, birds and reptiles. Set in 16 acres of native bushland and resting on the banks of the beautiful Shoalhaven River you will find plenty to see and do during your visit.
Open 7 days, 9am to 5pm (except Christmas Day)
Rock Hill Road, NOWRA 02) 4421 3949
NOWRA SHOALHAVEN PARK TREE ADVENTURES
Treetop Adventure is an eco-adventure located within the Shoalhaven Zoo. It comprises 6 tree-top obstacle courses and 15 flying foxes that soar through the majestic rainforest canopy and alongside a 40m cliff face. There are easy courses for those scared of heights to black runs for thrill seekers so the whole family can enjoy the fun.
Tuesday to Friday 10am to 5pm/Public and school holidays 7 days a week 9am to 5pm
Rock Hill Road, NOWRA 02) 4421 4830
JAMBEROO ACTION PARK
Jamberoo Action Park, NSW's favourite water theme park is set amongst 40 hectares of landscaped gardens and parklands, it's the perfect setting to relax or join the kids on a huge range of water slides and attractions! Home of the Funnel Web, the LONGEST, BIGGEST most exhilarating water thrill ride built of its kind...in the world! Or splash about in Banjo's Billabong, the largest Aqua play structure in the southern hemisphere. Open September through to April from 10am to 5pm.
Location: 1215 Jamberoo Rd, Jamberoo NSW 2533
For more information: https://www.jamberoo.net/
THE TREAT FACTORY
The kids and big kids alike will love a visit to The Treat Factory at Berry with hundreds of varieties of chocolates, confectionaries and preserves, all made onsite.
Sweet or savoury, they have a decadent treat for you.
Location: Old Creamery Lane, Berry NSW 2535
For more information: http://www.treatfactory.com.au/
SEGWAY TOURS SOUTH COAST
Join a guided Segway Tour for an exhilarating adventure near Kiama and Berry
Phone: 0402 000 222
BISHOPS BIGFOOT ADVENTURES
With easy access to the Amazing Monster Bus this 1 hour ride appeals to people of all ages and abilities. Be amazed and exhilarated as you climb the steep grade to the summit of Mt Coolangatta near Shoalhaven Heads.
Open 7 days, 9am to 5pm
Coolangatta Estate, Shoalhaven Heads Phone: 0428 244 229
KIAMA LEISURE CENTRE
Indoor swim centre
1 Havilah Pl KIAMA 02) 4232 1877
JERVIS BAY WILD
Discover the wild beauty of Jervis Bay with the Summer Eco Cruise, Whale Eco Cruise, The South Coast Passage or Dolphin Eco Cruise and Boom Netting.
58 Owen St HUSKISSON 02) 4441 7002 or 0457 444 888
DOLPHIN WATCH CRUISES
Offering a natural, unique wildlife experience exploring the hidden secrets of Jervis Bay's white sandy beaches, majestic sandstone cliffs and abundance of wildlife.
50 Owen St HUSKISSON 02) 4441 6311
Take in the peace and tranquillity of the unique surrounds and take the kids horse riding at "Kimberley Park"
On the Princes Hwy BROUGHTON VILLAGE (near Foxground) - 02) 4234 1134
HARS AVIATION MUSEUM
HARS Aviation Museum is a must see with the family. It has one of the largest and most unique collections of aircraft in the Southern Hemisphere. Explore Australia's military and civil aviation history, see aircraft restoration in progress, sit in the cockpit of the world's fastest jet bomber, explore the hidden areas of modern jet airliner and enjoy exploring the vast collection of historically significant aircraft.
Location: Illawarra Region Airport ALBION PARK 02) 4257 4333
Open every day (except Christmas) from 9.30am and 3.30pm
LAND'S EDGE SURF SCHOOL
At the Land's Edge Surf School everyone can experience the thrills of surfing! Whether you're wanting a lesson with your friends or you're looking for a great activity for you and the kids.
Seven Mile Beach National Park - Bookings Essential: 0418 343 185
Ten pin bowling at its best.
47 Princes Hwy ALBION PARK RAIL 02) 4257 9333
A fun indoor play centre for the kids
39 Durgadin Dr ALBION PARK RAIL 02) 4257 7529
ILLAWARRA LIGHT RAILWAY MUSEUM
With miniature train rides and Steam/Diesel Train rides there is fun for all ages.
Tuesday - Thursday - Saturday 09:30am to 3:30pm
48a Tongarra Road, ALBION PARK RAIL 02) 4256 4627
WOLLONGONG SCIENCE CENTRE AND PLANETARIUM
What they offer - Interactive Exhibits/Science Theatre/Planetarium/Science Busking/Science Shop/School Holiday Activities and more
Thursdays to Tuesdays from 10am - 4pm
60 Squires Way NORTH WOLLONGONG (02) 4286 5000
EARLY START DISCOVERY SPACE
An interactive educational space designed for children and adults to enjoy together. Australia’s only dedicated ‘children’s museum’, and the first-of-its-kind in the world based on a university campus, The Early Start Discovery Space is operated and supported by the University of Wollongong. As a hands-on creative learning venue, the Early Start Discovery Space has been specifically designed for children from birth to 12 years and their accompanying families, carers, educators and teachers.
For more information: http://earlystartdiscoveryspace.edu.au/about-us/
Location: University of Wollongong