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Address: Corner Harbour & Crown St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
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+61 2 4220 2800
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The WIN Sports and Entertainment Centres is a multi-purpose facility which...

The WIN Sports and Entertainment Centres is a multi-purpose facility which stages sporting events, concerts, exhibitions, conferences, dinners and other events. Opened in 1998, the Centre has seen some of the world’s most elite performers including Pink, Lady Gaga, Bob Dylan and Ben Harper. It also hosts a number of major outdoor and indoor sporting events, including national league soccer, national league Basketball, international tennis and national and local rugby league. Tickets available via Ticketek.

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Dragons Trial Game

Super simple venue, great seating options and nice staff. Parking in local streets was close and easy and a short walk to the stadium.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Holly G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super simple venue, great seating options and nice staff. Parking in local streets was close and easy and a short walk to the stadium.

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Thank Holly G
Bowral, Australia
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended business awards here and concert , both times well set up , staff were helpful and facilities great. Alot of places to stay overnight. Walking distance to foreshore which is great.

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Thank Suzy1403
ACT, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

The food was delicious, although the portions were small, and the staff were friendly and efficient. They had to feed and look after 700 people which they did very well.

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Thank Vivienne_G
Sydney, Australia
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183 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Amazeballs! A huge stadium built on beach front. It's invasive to the landscape but from a few vantage points in the stadium it's amazing to have the sea as a back drop. The conference centre is massive and worked really well for dinner with a fun stage and decoration. Versatile and practical venue but not what I would call sympathetic... More 

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Thank spiceylulu
Goulburn, Australia
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222 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

WIN entertainment center is a great venue to watch NBL. The only issue we have every time is parking. I'm not sure how they were able to have two big function/sporting grounds with no parking!

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Thank Ree_Views1
Wollongong, Australia
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158 reviews
42 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Was disappointed to have purchased our lunch from Chickos and when trying to get into the ground for a match , had to eat everything outside. Really disappointed. Its costs for a family and to then not be able to take in our own food was a bit unfair.

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Thank AussieRicho1
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

The staff were friendly and the arena area was spacious. The whole place was a bit of a rabbit warren with different areas to choose from.

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Thank Foxelade
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

Really liked going to an nrl game at this stadium, you feel so close to the field and I doubt any of the seats have a bad view.

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Thank Amanda K
Penrith, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

Great concert but no decent place to eat ended up going to the chicken burger place just outside .As this was to celebrate a birthday! would not come again unless we had to.No parking and just really let them selfs down.Put in a good quality restraunts and a car park for the venue.

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Thank Jennyrose S
Wollongong, Australia
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705 reviews
338 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

This is for the entertainment centre where $100 plus tickets are the norm. Seats are not numbered and have seen better days. Seats feel as tho they are about to break they are so wonky. The centre requires upgrading. Carpets are worn and old. Seating in the centre is flat and untiered.

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Thank Eddie O

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