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Discover our local museums where you can learn the story of planes, trains and automobiles at the HARS Aviation Museum, the Illawarra Light Railway Museum and the Australian Motorlife Museum.   Visit the Tongarra Museum that provides the history on Shellharbour including amazing artefacts and learn some surprising snippets about early Shellharbour.

With some great locations for photographs in the local area the local photographers have captured its natural beauty and have a wonderful collection of framed and unframed images for you to take home a memento of your Shellharbour holiday.

Shellharbour Village Exhibition Space

Shellharbour Village Exhibition Space

Location: Cnr Addison & Wentworth Streets, Shellharbour NSW Australia

The Shellharbour Village Exhibition Space (SVES) is the first and only public exhibition space in the Shellharbour area. The SVES seeks to support a diverse program of community and professional exhibitions and events which contribute to the growth of the cultural sector... Read more

HARS Aviation Museum - Historical Aircraft Restoration Society Inc

HARS Aviation Museum - Historical Aircraft Restoration Society Inc

Location: Corner Airport Road and Boomerang Road, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527, Australia

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the history of aviation by taking a guided tour of the HARS Aviation Museum. Tours are available 7 days per week from 10am until 2.30pm. HARS Open Days are held on the 2nd Friday, Saturday & Sunday of each month. Another great ... Read more

Warren Keelan Seascapes & Ocean Art Gallery

Warren Keelan Seascapes & Ocean Art Gallery

Location: 84C Kembla Street, Wollongong

Warren Keelan is a professional seascape and ocean art photographer that showcases his work at at his gallery based in Wollongong, in the Illawarra South Coast region of NSW. Read more

Shellharbour City Museum

Shellharbour City Museum

Location: 76 Cygnet Avenue, Shellharbour City Centre NSW 2529, Australia

Shellharbour City Museum (formerly Tongarra Museum) has relocated to a new home in the Shellharbour Civic Centre, located on the beautiful south coast of New South Wales. We aim to share stories, past and present of the people, places and events that make our great city ... Read more

Dee Kramer Gallery

Dee Kramer Gallery

Location: 3157 Illawarra Highway, Tongarra, Albion Park NSW 2527

Dee Kramer is a landscape and fine art photographer providing an extensive collection of limited images and canvases that are available to view and purchase at his gallery located at the bottom of Macquarie Pass. Read more

Illawarra Light Railway Museum

Illawarra Light Railway Museum

Location: 48a Tongarra Road, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527, Australia

The kids will love taking a ride on a miniature train, being in the open air and whizzing along the small track. They can also take a seat in the restored historical carriage while the big steam or diesel locomotive that hauls them out of the station, chugging along the trac... Read more

The Australian Motorlife Museum

The Australian Motorlife Museum

Location: Darkes Road, Kembla Grange

The Australian Motorlife Museum is located at Kembla Grange and is a member based organisation dedicated to the preservation of motoring history in all forms. Read more


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