Wollongong is a city in the region of . Heading south, Wollongong starts where Sydney finishes. It is the third largest city in the state behind Sydney and and is thinly wedged on a coastal plain between an escarpment and the Pacific Ocean.

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The is an Australian public research university located in the coastal city of Wollongong, , approximately 80 kilometres south of . is situated 2½ km northwest of Wollongong. Photo: Zvezda Soyuz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Wollongong Botanic Garden is located in the Wollongong suburb of Keiraville at the foot of Mount Keira in , . is situated 2½ km northwest of Wollongong. Photo: Lilcrabbygal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a man-made cargo port or artificial harbour, with an outer harbour protected by breakwaters and an inner harbour constructed by dredging, located in the region of , . is situated 4½ km south of Wollongong. Photo: Graeme Bartlett, CC BY 3.0.


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