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Crown Street Mall 200 Crown St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice place to get almost what you want, with major brands almost all in one location: H&M, David Jones, YD. etc... and the major supermarkets, not to mention a huge range of cafes to chill. Parking can be limited, and NO free parking on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Emmanuel N
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Wollongong didn't strike me as a place with much going on and it's hot, so an air conditioned shopping mall seems a good hide out and it is. A few good shops and restaurants. Layout is kind of odd, so you might bet lost. Just...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JamesA546
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Visited the main street of Wollongong while staying near the beach for the weekend. This was about 3 pm on a Friday, and it was dead as. Most of the shops/cafes/restaurants were shut, and many shop spaces were sitting empty with a ‘For Lease’ on...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank yangfengming
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

A first visit to Wollongong has sobering findings,uncultured, unsafe, ugly, and a maze of roads Even the beaches are hidden and only can be seen if you drive out of town accommodation with sea views yeh good luck with that one. The centre of town...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Al C
Reviewed October 31, 2017

I am not a big shopper but I did really enjoy the shops at Wollongong Central. Lots of variety and some different shops to back home. Easy to get around, not crowded and convenient. Parking is tricky but the old car park near David Jones...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Nunngo
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

The centre is new and lovely with lots of shops and plenty of parking. No free parking at all Monday to Friday And Note to the management - if the pay machine on the Lower Ground is out of order, and the nearest working one...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Flaviaetta
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Last time I was down at Wollongong was in April, great shopping experience for all, plenty of shops to suit all budgets, and a food court that has great food. And the beach just down the road, plenty of places to sit and mellow.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sheza N
Reviewed September 23, 2017

While there is nothing remarkable about this centre, it is quite pleasant to visit and enjoyable to just wander around. Good selection of specialty shops as well as the usual majors. The big standout for us was the selection of food outlets. Worth the effort...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Tony W
Reviewed September 14, 2017

This is my local mall, it has been undergoing renovations on and off for a couple of years. It will be good when David Jones move into there bigger store. Unfortunately the parking issues are what keep most people away. Fingers crossed when everything is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank fanbelt
Reviewed August 20, 2017

It has it all, shop til you drop, cafes and dining at all levels of quality and affordability. The heart of Wollongong with plenty of parking options

Date of experience: August 2017
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