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Tongarra Bicentennial Museum Logo and Images

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.

Macquarie Pass National Park Logo and Images

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).

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.