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NSW Air

Hangar 1, Illawarra Regional Airport, Airport Road, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527

NSW Air provides Scenic Joy Flights from Albion Park Regional airport. The Bridge to Beach flight flies north to the Seacliff Bridge taking in the beautiful coastal views and northern beaches before returning south via Wollongong, Shellharbour and Kiama and back to the airport. Flights can also be extended to fly north and over Sydney Harbour, taking in views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Opera House, or south down to the Shoalhaven via the coast and on to Jervis Bay. NSW Air fly seven days and can accommodate flights one to nine people at a time. They offer Trial Instructional Flights where the more adventurous can take the controls and fly. For more information please contact the operator or visit the website.

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Tongarra Bicentennial Museum

Russell Street, Albion Park NSW 2527

The Tongarra Bicentennial Museum was opened in 1988. The Museum collection includes artefacts significant to the history of Shellharbour, and those that tell stories about the people and places of past and present. It features pioneering and historical exhibits such as the Victorian Automatic Sock Knitting Machine and Handmade Patchwork Quilt; a large collection of early maps and panoramic photographs of the Shellharbour Local Government Area and a bronze bust of Caroline Chisholm, who is known as 'The Immigrants' Friend', who helped to settle families in Shellharbour in the 1840s.

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Illawarra Light Railway Museum

48A Tongarra Road, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527

New South Wales Tourism - The whole family will love cheering and waving from the steam or diesel train as it travels past the station and navigates its way through the quiet bushland setting in Albion Park. The museum has three rides to choose from being the main line, bay road or miniature rides that let the children experience a piece of Australia’s narrow gauge industrial railway history restored and in service, and also there is The Ken McCarthy Museum Building museum building to look at and the historic Yallah Station and the Former Otford Signal Box, these historical artefacts had been enjoyed at by their parents and grandparents alike. Food & Souvenirs are available in the tramway dining car, the grounds of the museum are a great place to escape to that trip back in time; the kids can play in the playground while the adults relax in the barbecue area. Train operating days when the Museum is in full operation including demonstrations are from 10am to 4pm are held on the second Sunday of each month, Sundays of Public Holiday weekends and the fourth Sunday of January. Donations are most welcome. Tickets for train rides can be purchased from the main platform station and donations are welcome, The Museum is on FaceBook and twitter and more information can be found at our web site www.ilrms.com.au or email us info@ilrms.com.au 

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Macquarie Pass National Park

Illawarra Highway, Albion Park NSW 2527

Macquarie Pass National Park is part of the Illawarra escarpment south of Sydney and provides some magnificent scenery and displays untouched rainforest, covering 1,064 hectares. Visitors can view nature at its best, beautiful satin bowerbirds and lyre birds as well as swamp wallabies and wombats. It contains a diverse range of habitats and wildlife including several rare and threatened plant and animal species. The steep sandstone ridges and gullies are topped by cliffs, and the park supports heathland, woodland, tall open forest and significant rainforest areas. It is an excellent bushwalking and picnicking area, with spectacular scenery and waterfalls. Starting at the base of Macquarie Pass at the picnic area, you can walk to the Cascades Waterfall (two kilometres return).

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Southern Biplane Adventures

Illawarra Regional Airport, Hangar 3, 32Airport Road, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527

Southern Biplane Adventures is an exciting organisation that gives you the opportunity to create your ultimate aviation adventure. Based at Illawarra regional airport, Southern Biplane Adventures offers the premier biplane experience in the greater Sydney region. If you're after a scenic flight over Sydney's pristine south coast or have a desire for an adrenaline rushed aerobatic stunt flight, Southern Biplane Adventures is the right place to land!

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Historical Aircraft Restoration Society (HARS Aviation Museum)

Illawarra Regional Airport, Corner of Boomerang and Airport Roads, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527

*** The Museum is temporarily closed until October 2013 due to internal hangar works. *** Step back in time and immerse yourself in the life of Australia's aviation history and view some of the most amazing historic aircraft. The HARS staff are always keen to share their passion for historical aircraft and are on hand to answer any questions. They are sure to provide you with an insight into the glory days when these aircraft ruled the skies. On display at the hangar is the world famous "Connie" Lockhead Super Constellation, the airliner of the 1950s that conquered the world. Get close up and personal with two Neptune Bombers. Have your photo taken with "Felix" who proudly represents the Black Cat Catalina Squadron of the RAAF. Venture aboard the flying troops carriers of World War II, the C47 Dakota.

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Dapto Dogs

89 Princes Highway, Dapto NSW 2530

The world famous Dapto Dogs provides a family friendly event every Thursday night. Come and watch up close greyhound racing at its best. Club features include, dining and canteen facilities, a modern bar and tote area, on course bookmakers and TAB facilities and a covered grandstand. For a family friendly night out, head on down to Dapto Dogs.

Greenvalleys Mountain Bike Park

Illawarra Highway, Albion Park NSW 2527
The Greenvalleys Mountain Bike Park is a new mountain bike facility located conveniently in the Shellharbour Local Government Area on the Illawarra Highway at Tongarra, Shellharbour (not far from Macquarie Pass). The park provides a great mountain bike facility that has hosted major events with more events due to be held over the coming months.

Gyrocopter Illawarra

Illawarra Regional Airport, Airport Drive, Albion Park NSW 2527
There is no better way of experiencing the picturesque views of this beautiful region than in a Gyrocopter! The Illawarra, South Coast and Southern Highlands of NSW hide a treasure trove of unique, rugged, natural beauty waiting to be discovered. From spectacular hidden valleys and breath taking waterfalls, to arguably the most pristine coastline you will ever see, you are invited on board for the experience of a lifetime. Experience the sensation of flight in a tandem new age Auto Gyrocopter MTO3, the motorbike of the sky with an experienced pilot to guide you. They have put together some terrific scenic flight packages including the magical '7 Mile' Scenic Flight or the 'Seacliff Bridge' Flight, or they are happy to customise a tour for you.
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Par-Tee Virtual Golf

65 Princes Highway, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527
Par-Tee Virtual Golf and licensed bar/cafe offers six TruGolf Simulators loaded with the latest TruTrac E6 software and over 83 world renowned courses such as Pebble Beach, St.Andrew's and Royal Melbourne just to name a few. TruTrac technology is a combination of infrared sensors and microphones with dynamic graphics and 3D imagery. The post shot analyser gives you easy to read feedback and provides you with both club head data as well as ball statistics. Play day and night, no matter the weather and with over 36 modes of play, your golfing experience is a different challenge every time.
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Sydney Microlight Centre

Illawarra Regional Airport, Airport Road, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527
Sydney Microlight Centre is Sydney's closest approved microlight training facility. Located at Illawarra Regional Airport, Albion Park Rail, just over an hour's drive south of Sydney at the end of the M1 Princes Mototorway. The Illawarra region is the perfect environment in which to learn to fly. The stunning scenery, beaches, Lake Illawarra and the escarpment as a backdrop are some of the most beautiful views in Australia. They usually fly out over Lake Illawarra, down the coast past all the fantastic beaches towards Kiama then back through the Jamberoo Valley if conditions and time allow. Alternatively, out to the coast and then northwards following the beaches, towards Wollongong and return. Either way, there is no better aircraft for sightseeing than the microlight. Flights last about 36 - 40 minutes. They provide helmets, headset and intercom. Bring a warm jacket and gloves, in case the day turns cold.
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C1 Speed Electric Indoor Karting

178 Princes Highway, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527
C1 Speed is an Australian first, an ecological system of electric indoor karts that covers an area of 3,000 square metres. A style characterised by 'techno' and futuristic content that makes it unique among its kind. A true jewel in the karting industry, the new multipurpose motorsport centre is noted for its spectacular circuit, designed with more than 400 metres of straights, chicanes and curves, inserted into a structure where you can experience the thrill of driving on the track. The fleet consists of 40 current generation electric karts, much safer than petrol karts and they perform much better than traditional petrol engines. The indoor go kart racing speedway is open to the general public seven days a week when not reserved for a private event. Whether you want to race against the clock or race against a friend there are many kart racing options to choose from.

NSW Air

Hangar 1, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527
NSW Air provides Scenic Joy Flights over Shellharbour and the region from Illawarra Regional Airport, Albion Park Rail. The Bridge to Beach flight flies north to the Seacliff Bridge taking in the beautiful coastal views and northern beaches before returning south via Wollongong, Shellharbour and Kiama and back to the airport. Flights can also be extended to fly north and over Sydney Harbour, taking in views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Opera House, or south down to the Shoalhaven via the coast and Jervis Bay. NSW Air fly seven days and can accommodate flights one to nine people at a time. For the adventure seekers why not learn to fly by taking control of the aeroplane with the Trial Instructional Flight. If flying takes your fancy NSW Air can train you to become a fully licenced pilot. For more information please contact NSW Air or visit the website....

Historical Aircraft Restoration Society (HARS Aviation Museum)

Illawarra Regional Airport, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527
Step back in time and immerse yourself in Australia's aviation history - view some of the most amazing historic aircraft at the Historical Aircraft Restoration Society Museum. On display is the world famous 'Connie' Lockhead Super Constellation, the airliner of the 1950s that conquered the world. Get up close and personal with two Neptune Bombers. Have your photo taken with 'Felix' who proudly represents the Black Cat Catalina Squadron of the RAAF. Venture aboard the flying troops carriers of World War II, the C47 Dakota, or view the cockpit of the F-111. The most recent addition the Qantas 747-400 City Of Canberra, made history by flying London to Sydney non stop and then making the shortest flight from Sydney to Illawarra Regional Airport. The HARS Museum is open seven days a week for tours from 10am with the last tour at 2.30pm...

Penrose

Penrose, Penrose ACT 2579
It's time to visit Penrose, which is one of the small villages in the Southern Highlands, located between Bundanoon and Marulan. Fringed by the Penrose State Forest, it's a pretty spot to enjoy the peace and quiet of the countryside. The scenic Penrose Forestry Road runs through the forest linking this village to the Hume Highway....

i98FM Illawarra Convoy

Croome Road, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527
The Illawarra’s much-loved charity event, the i98FM Illawarra Convoy is back for its 12th year on Sunday, November 20! Earlier this year, it was announced that region's biggest one day fundraiser would be broadening its focus in 2016 with a greater charitable reach. The event has been rebadged from the i98FM Camp Quality Convoy to the i98FM Illawarra Convoy to reflect its commitment to supporting a range of charities and individuals, including the founding beneficiary, Camp Quality. The Illawarra Community Foundation has since been established with all funds raised from this year’s event being distributed to Camp Quality and a range of other groups and individuals via a submissions process. Join the convoy, or come enjoy the massive Family Fun Day at the Croome Road Sporting Complex in Albion Park where there’ll be plenty of food, rides and live entertainment!...
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Dapto Markets

Dapto ShowgroundPrinces Hwy, Dapto NSW 2530