Wollongong, New South Wales

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New South Wales
Wollongong at night.jpg
Overlooking Wollongong at night
Wollongong is located in Australia
Coordinates 34°25′59″S 150°52′59″E / 34.43306°S 150.88306°E / -34.43306; 150.88306Coordinates: 34°25′59″S 150°52′59″E / 34.43306°S 150.88306°E / -34.43306; 150.88306
Population 295,842 (2016) (10th)
 • Density 517.03/km2 (1,339.1/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2500
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Area 572.2 km2 (220.9 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10)
 • Summer (DST) AEDT (UTC+11)
Location 84 km (52 mi) S of Sydney
  • City of Wollongong
  • City of Shellharbour
  • Municipality of Kiama
Region Illawarra
Federal Division(s)
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
21.8 °C
71 °F
13.3 °C
56 °F
1,320.9 mm
52 in

Wollongong is a city in New South Wales, Australia. It is on the eastern coast of Australia, 82 km (51.0 mi), just over one hour from the south of Sydney and 2.5 hours from Canberra.[1] It is the third largest city in New South Wales, after Sydney and Newcastle.

References[change | change source]

  1. "About Destination Wollongong". Business Events Sydney. Retrieved 30 August 2016.