Getting to the Venue

Traffic & Transport Information

Patrons attending events at WIN Entertainment Centre and WIN Stadium are advised that the precinct can be busy and congested.

Patrons are encouraged to;

  • Leave plenty of travel time to arrive at the venue
  • Consider public transport options
  • Consider being dropped off
  • Park legally and considerately


Patrons travelling to the venues on the Freeway, are encouraged to use the Masters Road exit to avoid congestion at Mount Ousley Road both into and out of Wollongong.

For public transport service information, or to plan your trip, visit www.131500.com.au or call Transport Info on phone number 131 500.

Further information regarding train, bus, taxi and parking information is available below.


Train

The Wollongong train station is a 10 to 15 minute walk from the venue. Some local buses stop and pick up from the Harbour Street side of the venue.

For regular timetables, visit www.cityrail.info or for timetable and special event information, visit www.131500.com.au.


Bus

Wollongong's FREE Gong Shuttle bus makes it easy to get around Wollongong's City Centre. The service operates between 7:00am and 10:00pm from Monday to Friday.

Every 10 minutes during peak (7:00am - 9:00am & 3:00pm - 6:00pm) and every 20 minutes off-peak.

The weekend service will operate every 20 minutes between 8:00am and 6:00pm.

On Dragons event days, a shuttle service runs between the Wollongong Train Station and WIN Stadium . The free Courtesy Bus starts two (2) hours before NRL kick-off. The bus picks up from Wollongong Station and makes its way down Burelli Street to WIN Stadium, Wollongong. The frequency of the bus runs to the train timetable of City Rail both ways.

At the conclusion of the game the bus makes return trips from WIN Stadium to Wollongong Station for up to one (1) hour post match.

Various local route buses also operate within the region and city centre. Visit www.131500.com.au for timetables.


Taxi

A taxi rank is located across the road from WIN Stadium outside the Steelers Club on Burelli Street. There is also an additional taxi rank located adjacent the WIN Entertainment Centre on the corner of Crown & Harbour Streets.

Secure taxi ranks, staffed by a security guard from 11.30pm – 4.00am are located on Corrimal Street, and on the corner of Crown and Kembla Streets.


Parking

There are approximately 1,200 parking spaces located within close proximity, and only a few minutes walking distance, from WIN Stadium and WIN Entertainment Centre;

• WIN Stadium Car Park (opposite the Sage Hotel) – pay and display & special event parking rates apply
• Stewart Street Multi Story
• Stewart Street East – special event parking rates apply
• St Francis Xavier Cathedral
• Woolworths Car Park, Burelli Street
• Market Street
• David Jones Car Park
• Wollongong Central (GPT)
• Crown Central (North & South)
• Wollongong Station Car Park

For information on parking stations, click here.

Pay and Display machines operate on a number of on-street and off-street parking spaces in the city centre.

For further information on parking in the city centre, click here.


Drop-off Zone

A drop off zone will be in operation on Burelli Street between Harbour and Corrimal Streets.

For public transport service information, or to plan your trip, visit www.131500.com.au or call Transport Info on phone number 131 500.


Location

New South Wales has the largest population of all the states.  Wollongong, situated in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, has a population close to 400,000, with an additional estimated 1.1 million people residing in Southern and Western Sydney, all within an easy 1 hours’ drive to Wollongong.

Road Wollongong CBD is only 85 kilometres, only a one hour drive, south of Sydney CBD and Airport. Canberra is 250 kilometres, or two and a half hours, via expressway.
 
Rail City Rail operates daily commuter services along the South Coast in fast and efficient, air conditioned trains. The trip follows one of the most scenic railway lines with breathtaking views.
 
Air Wollongong CBD is 85 kilometres south of Sydney Domestic and International Airports.

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