Royal National ParkSapphire CoastEurobodallaShoalhavenKiamaShellharbourWollongongSouthern Highlands
1Symbio Wildlife Park
2Education for Kids
3Hangdog & Hangtime
4Learn to Surf
5Segway Tours South Coast
6The Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures
7Jamberoo Action Park
8Dolphin & Whale Watching

Everybody's Grand Pacific family trips - from amazing animals close-up to bouncing and climbing high to unique fun for the littlest visitors. 

Jamberoo Action Park is a favourite for all ages. There are also indoor attractions such as the Science Centre and Planetarium, the brilliantly original Early Start Discovery Space and places for pure fun where you can climb, trampoline and even visit an indoor cave. You can get above the treetops, talk to the dolphins, camp in nature and sing around a cosy fire. There are endless possibilities on the Grand Pacific Drive.

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1st stop:

Symbio Wildlife Park

See Australia's and the world's favourite wildlife from the cutest koala to the crankiest crocodile in a natural setting where you can get up really close.

Symbio Wildlife Park is a unique wildlife experience where animals are displayed in natural surrounds - from big cats to crocodiles to cute meerkats. You'll find all Australia's favourite animals and birds along with creatures from every continent. Symbio Zoo offers a range of special Behind the Scenes experiences with a focus on different wildlife. The Australian experience is particularly popular.

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2nd stop:

Education for Kids

At the Science Centre and Planetarium experience over 100 hands-on exhibits which demonstrate science and technology in action along with dinosaurs, fossils, motors and electricity. Explore stars and constellations in the largest planetarium in NSW.

The Early Start Discovery Space is the most innovative centre of wonders for 0-12s, an exhilarating hands-on destination for activities that inspire imagination and ignite a love of learning. All experiences are designed for children and adults to play together. Both attractions are located at the University of Wollongong, the Science Centre at the Innovation Campus.

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3rd stop:

Hangdog & Hangtime

Go up the walls tall or small at Hangdog amazing climbing gym or bounce into Hangtime Trampoline Park. Hangdog has over a 140 different climbs on 40 ropes and over 1000 square metres of climbing wall. The gym features include indoor caving. Hangdog also provides regular outdoor climbing days to Nowra and abseiling off Mount Keira. 

Hangtime provides jumping for all ages from 2 with slides, platforms and different sized tramps and foampit and rebounding wall for fitness and fun. Dodgeball is also played through the day.

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4th stop:

Learn to Surf

With so many beautiful beaches along the drive, learning to surf has never been so much fun!

Learn to Surf with Pines Surfing Academy. Lessons are available for all ages and levels from beginner, intermediate and advanced surfers. Pines operate lessons at Killalea State Park 'The Farm' and North Beach Wollongong.

AST Surf School operates from three locations ensuring you always get the best conditions when learning. The locations include Bulli Beach in the Illawarra’s North, North Beach in the heart of Wollongong City and arguably one of Australia’s best learn to surf beaches, 'The Farm' in Killalea State Park, Shellharbour.

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5th stop:

Segway Tours South Coast

Experience some of the most scenic locations along the Grand Pacific Drive on an amazing Segway® Personal Transporter (PT) with Segway Tours South Coast.

Segway Tours South Coast offer tours of Killalea State Park in Shellharbour or Coolangatta Estate in the Shoalhaven.

It's never been easier or more fun to explore parts of the South Coast than on an eco-friendly Segway - a self-balancing, two wheeled, electric vehicle that's extremely easy to operate. Segway Tours South Coast offer exhilarating guided adventures through Killalea State Park ‘The Farm’ and Coolangatta Estate, both tours providing an unforgettable experience of the region's coastline and vineyards.

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The Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures

The Treetop Walk takes you over the rainforest, 50m from the forest floor. More than 700 metres above sea level, there are stunning views of the rainforest, the beautiful surrounding countryside and the magnificent Pacific Ocean. 

Enjoy a guided tour at 11am daily and the 'meet the ranger' session at 2pm at no extra cost. 

The Zipline Tour is officially the highest in Australia 35 metres above the forest floor! You'll fly on a series of cable spans and suspension bridges through the treetops, giving amazing insights into the rich forest and the territory beyond.

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Jamberoo Action Park

How much fun do you want to have? Jamberoo Action Park is the place for some of the greatest thrill rides in the world. The Funnel Web is the world's longest and biggest, most exhilarating water thrill ride of its kind. Clover leaf rafts loop and twist down the hill before dropping into the huge funnel and shooting out into the splash pool. And then there's the Taipan, Billabong Beach, Rapid River, Outback Bay, Surf Hill, Mountain Toboggans, The Rock and more. 

Every member of the family will love Jamberoo, it has everything for a memorable and refreshing day out.

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Dolphin & Whale Watching

Jervis Bay is renowned for its beauty and wildlife, such as dolphins, seals, sea birds, fairy penguins and migrating whales. It's also famous for its diving and exceptionally clear water. 

Jervis Bay Wild is the way to access all this with experts. They operate year-round dolphin tours, whale watching (May to mid-Nov), Summer Eco-Tours, Seal Colony Tours, Boom Netting, Twilight Tours, Kayak Tours and many more. Private tours can be arranged for groups.

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