Our Calendar of Events is full of family-friendly festivals, art exhibits, concerts, expos, community events and so much more! If you would like to let us know of a upcoming event, or simply to obtain more information, contact us. Please note that event details are subject to change and we recommend visiting event websites to verify information in advance.
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Enjoy the social fun of Australia's heritage of colonial dance and keep fit in a friendly relaxed atmosphere.Live music by local band No Such Thing and light supper provided. All dances walked through and called beginners welcome!$5 at the door ($3 Concession) Includes SupperHeld 2nd Thursday of every month.Learn More
Kick your day off with a dose of spectacular natural beauty with the Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk Sunrise Tour that will help you get the most out of your time in some of the most spectacular natural surrounds of New South Wales. You'll get some great views of the various types of local flora and fauna from high up above during the course of your 1500m walk as the golden orange glow illuminates the proceedings, adding even more atmosphere to the wonderful scenery that encompasses you in every direction.Stroll through the treetop canopies between 20 and 30m above the ground and take in the amazing views along the way before capping the journey off by climbing the Knights Tower at the end of the route for an even more impressive vantage point 45m above the floor of the forest below! Suitable for all ages and fitness levels, the only thing you'll need to enjoy this impressive experience is the will to wake up early - and trust us, it's more than worth it!Guests are greeted with coffee on arrival and are rewarded with a full hot breakfast upon return to Cafe 106 at the Illawarra Fly Visitors Centre. Sunrise Guided Tours are on 2nd Saturday of each month 6am to 9am and must be booked in advance.Learn More
Enjoy Carols in the park under the stars at Jamberoo. Bring all the family along to enjoy and evening of Inter Church Carols.Bring a blanket or a chair and settle in for a lovely evening of Carols supported by the Salvation Army Band.Wet weather alternative venue is Jamberoo Public School, Churchill Street, JamberooLearn More
With more community spirit this year than ever, come and join hundreds of families and members of the community as we sing traditional and loved carols of the Christmas season.Bring your family and friends and a picnic as you relax in the Hindmarsh Park, enjoying the blessings of daylight saving. For the first time this year there will be a new guest who's been coming to Carols events for hundreds of years so don't miss him.Support the local charity, homestead of hope. (note our wet weather venue is the Pavilion, the Showground, Kiama)Learn More
Enjoy a selection of sweet and savoury delights topped off with a glass sparkling wine & selection of loose leaf teas. Held on the first Saturday of each month from 12 - 3pm. Bookings essential! $42 per person.Why not upgrade to our Superior High Tea and enjoy two additional hot savoury items for extra $6 per personLearn More
When you visit the Kiama Seaside markets stroll along Kiama Harbour and see our Art At The Harbour exhibition.Members of the Kiama Arts Trail will be set up in and outside the 1st Kiama Scout Hall (green building with art work on the side) near the boat ramp in Kiama Harbour.Artists will be conducting demonstrations and activities throughout the day.Learn More
This month the Screamer Waterslide is coming to the Kiama Makers & Growers Market for Christmas Eve. Bring all the family to enjoy this wonderful activity and the markets. Suitable for 5 years to adult. $5 ride or $20 unlimited. The ride will be operating from 11am to 1pm.The Kiama Makers & Growers Market is held regularly the fourth Saturday of every month, 9 am to 2 pm. It has over 50 markets stalls including face painting and jumping castle for the kids. The market is a Make It, Bake It, Grow It, Sew It market featuring beautiful hand-made, home-grown goods, craft, produce, International food and live music and busking throughout the day. Stock up on fresh fruit and veggies, plants, herbs & seedlings, eggs, spices, bread and bagels, honey, jams, chilli sauces & spices, cheese and olives, home-made cakes, tarts, fudge, slices and muffins, juices, organic coffee, hand-made craft, children's & adult clothing, hand-made soap and skin care, beautiful art work and eco-friendly products.Learn More
Come along and enjoy the country atmosphere. A wide variety of stalls to browse through, with lots to see. Jamberoo Village Markets have something for everyone and is on the last Sunday of every month. Run by Jamberoo Business Group.Musical groups will be performing at the monthly markets in the new rotunda in Reid Park from 11am for approx 1 hour. This is an initiative of the Jamberoo Valley Ratepayers and Residents Association. Following are details of the entertainment for next month;27 November 2016 - 9.30am Scientists Behaving Badly | 11am Platinum DuoLearn More
Bring in the New Year 2017 with style! A kaleidoscope of colour and lights await you at Black Beach, Kiama when the fireworks light up the beautiful and scenic Kiama Harbour. This year the celebrations will commence at 4pm with the Carnival providing rides and side show alley for all the family to enjoy. Vendors with food and drinks and Wave FM will be doing a live broadcast of this exciting event.The fireworks will begin at 9pm. Bring a picnic blanket and the family for a truly spectacular family event. The Fireworks are sponsored by: Kiama TourismKiama Municipal CouncilKiama District Business ChamberIllawarra Fly Treetop AdventuresThe Sebel Harbourside KiamaTraffic InformationTraffic is heavy at the conclusion of the fireworks, so we encourage you to carpool or take public transport.If you have parked on the EAST side of Kiama or at the Showground, exit via Kiama Heights going south to Nowra or Barney Street going north to Wollongong.If you have parked on the WEST side of Kiama, exit via Collins Street to Nowra or Terralong Street to Wollongong.ParkingTraffic coming from the SOUTH - park at the Akuna Street car park or at Kiama Showground on Bong Bong Street.Traffic coming from the NORTH - avoid the heaviest traffic, park at the Kiama Leisure Centre and walk to the harbor from there.Public TransportKiama Train Station is just a short walk from the Harbour.Premier Illawarra buses also run to Kiama.Kiama PoliceThe Kiama Police Station is located on Terralong Street next to the Post Office.General InformationGet there early to secure the best vantage points around Kiama Harbour.This is a family friendly event, so please be considerate of others.Please clean up your rubbish and place it in the bins provided.Learn More