The Science Centre & Planetarium is located on the University of Wollongong's Innovation Campus, at 60 Squires Way, North Wollongong.
Driving - The Centre is a convenient 5 minute drive from the Wollongong CBD, and a 75 minute drive from Sydney. There is plenty of FREE parking available for guests right outside the Centre. Simply proceed to the boom gates, collect your parking ticket and have it validated at the front desk upon admission to the Centre.
Train - Fairy Meadow train station is the closest station with only a 5 minute walk away from the Centre.
Free Shuttle Bus - The Wollongong City Council's Free Gong Shuttle, circulates throughout Wollongong and stops right outside the Innovation Campus. The bus runs every 10 minutes during the week and every 20 minutes on weekends. The iC Shuttle also runs on weekdays during the university session connecting Gwynneville and UOW to the Innovation Campus.
We think Wollongong is a great place to spend the day, or even the weekend! Located 75kms from Sydney our city boasts the best of both worlds with beachside coast surrounded by native escarpment. For more information on what to do while in Wollongong, please see the following information.
Whats on in Wollongong – find the latest attractions and stay up to date with local events happening in Wollongong.
Tripadvisor – Read reviews and find the top things to do in Wollongong.
Innovation Campus - Discover other opportunities and events at the Innovation Campus, home of the Science Centre.
Tourism Wollongong - Access more tourist information, including finding information centres and accommodation.
Wollongong City Council - Keep up to date with local developments and community engagement initatives.
HotelsCombined - For alternative hotels in North Wollongong