Specialty boutique shops line Kiama and Gerringong’s main streets, with everything from homewares, antiques and collectibles from the historic Terrace Houses directly across the road to surf wear and equipment at Natural Necessity and locally produced goods from The Collective.
If a stroll around a market is in order, Kiama Makers and Growers Markets are on every 4th Saturday at Black Beach and Kiama Farmers Markets are on every Wednesday afternoon at Surf Beach.
Spend an arvo hanging at Jamberoo Country Pub where there’s live music every Sunday, grab a bite from Instagram worthy bakery Flour Water Salt or head to Kiama Fish Markets for a kilo of fresh prawns to devour on the balcony.
There’s plenty to do for the kids (and adults) when it comes school holiday activities. Nearby Jamberoo Recreation Park is where you control the action with plenty of waterslides, picnic areas and the original toboggan.
You might get a bit distracted by the views from Gerringong Golf Club, try not to let it affect your swing! If you’re after a leisurely 18 holes of golf followed by a schnitty and beer, Kiama Golf Club, located on the Minnamurra River is what you’re after. If you’re making a golf getaway, then there’s also nearby Jamberoo Golf, Calderwood Golf and The Links Shell Cove.
Kiama is well known for it’s epic blow hole on the headland, it’s stunning beaches and rolling country hills overlooking the Ocean.
There’s coastal walks at Gerroa, or rainforest strolls to suit any ability at Minnamurra Rainforest.
If you’re planning a destination wedding to say your “I do’s”, Kiama and surrounding villages have plenty of ceremony and venue options. The Pavilion Kiama is a destination in itself, for further information please visit:The Pavilion Kiama
And before the wedding… comes the Hens and Bucks weekends. There’s plenty to do for guys and gals, whether it’s fishing and rounds of golf, spa days, long lunches and more.
Looking to time your trip with a fun festival? From international arts to surf inspired music, food, wine and more, the Kiama area is home to many incredible festivals and events.
Rugby Tournament, Kiama Sevens is held every February, Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival every March, Blowhole Bigfish Classic in April, Surflife Festival in June.