Jamberoo Valley & Saddleback Mountain Lookout, New South Wales, Australia

Jamberoo Valley & Saddleback Mountain Lookout, New South Wales, Australia

Jamberoo Valley is full of nature reserves and national parks and has a quiet, little village called Jamberoo located in the valley. The village is about 11 km inland from Kiama on the South Coast of New South Wales. The Saddleback Mountain Lookout is located close to Jamberoo. 

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Jump Rock Falls, Macquarie Pass National Park, New South Wales, Australia

Jump Rock Falls, Macquarie Pass National Park, New South Wales, Australia

Jump Rock Falls and swimming hole are located at the bottom of Macquarie Pass. If you are coming from Albion Park, they will be on the left hand side. There is also a small car park from where the trail starts. I came here with Wollongong based landscape photographer Brad Chilby (http://chilby.com.au)…

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Sea Cliff Bridge, Coalcliff, New South Wales, Australia

Sea Cliff Bridge, Coalcliff, New South Wales, Australia

The Sea Cliff Bridge is located just south of Sydney in the northern Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. It forms a part of the Grand Pacific Drive that runs 138 kms from the Royal National Park at Loftus in South Sydney to Nowra on the South Coast. It links the coastal villages of Coalcliff and Clifton.

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Wombarra Ocean (Rock) Pool, Wombarra, New South Wales, Australia

Wombarra Ocean (Rock) Pool, Wombarra, New South Wales, Australia

Ocean pools or rock pools  are an important feature of the Australian coastline particularly in New South Wales. They are public seawater pools built on a rocky surf coast, so that waves can wash into the pool. They are perfect for those who want to swim in the salty ocean water…

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Towradgi Ocean (Rock) Pool, New South Wales, Australia

Towradgi Ocean (Rock) Pool, New South Wales, Australia

After taking pictures and hanging out at the Bombo Quarry, Lake Illawara and the Wollongong Harbour Old Lighthouse, we made our final stop for the day at the Towradgi Ocean/Rock Pool. I was with a Wollongong based landscape photographer Brad Chilby…

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Wollongong Harbour Old Lighthouse, New South Wales, Australia

Wollongong Harbour Old Lighthouse, New South Wales, Australia

The Wollongong Harbour Lighthouse or the Wollongong Breakwater Lighthouse, also known by the locals as the Old Wollongong Lighthouse, is a historic lighthouse situated on the southern breakwater of the heritage-listed Wollongong Harbour in Wollongong, a coastal city…

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Lake Illawara & Primbee Jetty, New South Wales, Australia

Lake Illawara & Primbee Jetty, New South Wales, Australia

Located 100 kms south of Sydney, south of the city of Wollongong, north of the city of Shellharbour, and 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) northeast of Dapto, Lake Illawara is a large coastal lagoon popular for recreational fishing, prawning and sailing. The Primbee Jetty…

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Bombo Quarry & Headland, Kiama: Things to do in NSW South Coast, Australia

Bombo Quarry & Headland, Kiama: Things to do in NSW South Coast, Australia

Bombo Quarry is a headland made of unusual basalt columns and walls caused by metal quarrying in the area in the 1880s and 1900s. It is a driving distance of about 2 hours from Sydney and is located close to Kiama. It is a popular place to shoot among local as well as international landscape photographers. North of the quarry are the Cathedral Rocks, Minnamurra Headland and Jones' Beach…

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