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So much to love

Nestled into the prettiest nook along the South Coast of NSW and just a picturesque 90 minute drive from Sydney, the Kiama area is busting at the seams with fun and inspiring events. There’s always something on — from epic runs along rolling green hills, scores of music events, arty festivals (our local favorites!) to year-long markets for lovers of all things fresh and delicious. With a vibrant surfing community, the Kiama area is often host to world titles in surfing and bodyboarding competitions. Lest we forget our Aussie roots, we also have local board riding and surf club events.

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Local Artisan Markets

If your’re looking for local produce or something original we have a weekly Wednesday farmers’ market and several weekend markets. The selection of fresh produce, fashion, wares, beauty products, children’s toys, eco-friendly products, and more, will be just half the reason you’ll love our markets. The other? How much fun you’ll have meeting producers and mingling with friendly locals!

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A Festival for Every Taste

Looking to time your trip with a fun festival? We have the best of the best all lined up for you. From an international seaside arts festival, to surf inspired festivals, music festivals, food and wine festivals and more. Perhaps you’re looking for something a little different, like a football writers festival? We have that too!

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Sports & Shows

Historic events such as the annual Kiama Show (Jan), which is in it’s 172nd year, the Johnny Warren Memorial Cup (Feb) and our popular New Year’s Eve Sky Show have helped shape the area. We’re also now home to the Kiama Bodyboarding King Pro world title (Aug), and continue offering fun annual events such as the Blowhole Big Fish Classic (Apr) Morgans Kiama Sevens Rugby (Feb), fun runs (May/June) and the Jamberoo Car Show & Family Day (Oct).

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Live Entertainment

A number of cafes, clubs and bars offer live music throughout the year, with regular weekend gigs as well as special events.

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Events

For the entire calendar of events click here.