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Shellharbour is located on the South Coast of New South Wales, an easy hours drive south of Sydney, Australia.


Shellharbour to..... Distance Time
Kiama 13.5 kms 12 min
Wollongong 25 kms 20 min
Sydney 100 kms 1 hr 10 min
Newcastle 265 kms 3 hrs
Katoomba 170 kms 2 hrs 30 min
Batemans Bay 172 kms 2 hrs
Goulburn 125 kms 1 hr 30 min
Canberra 215 kms 2 hrs 30 min
Melbourne 795 kms 9 hrs
Brisbane 1065 kms 12 hrs 30 min

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Just over 1 hour drive from Sydney via the M1 Princess Highway or enjoy the amazing scenery of the Grand Pacific Drive. From Canberra, take the 2.5 hours drive via the M31 Hume Highway to Moss Vale then the Illawarra Highway.  For driving directions to Shellharbour visit Google Maps

Trains depart Sydney Central Station to the South Coast approximately every hour and every 30 minutes during peak hour. Stations to disembark include Albion Park Rail, Oak Flats and Shellharbour Junction Stations.

For further information and timetables please contact the Transport Information Line on 131 500 or visit

Coaches travel through the area connecting with Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra on a daily basis.

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Sydney Domestic/International Airport is just over an hours drive from the City of Shellharbour. Door to door airport connections are available. See Tours & Transport

Shellharbour Airport is located in Albion Park Rail in the City of Shellharbour and offers commercial passenger flights by Fly Corporeate to Brisbane and Melbourne (Essendon) return.  Book your flight at

Charter flights are available from the Illawarra for further information call NSW Air on 02 4256 1001 or visit their website at



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Address: Cnr of Addison & Wentworth Sts  Shellharbour Village NSW 2529

Postal Address:  PO Box 105 Shellharbour City Centre NSW 2529