Location & Transport

Location & Transport


The Early Start Facility (Building 21)
University of Wollongong
Northfields Avenue
Wollongong NSW 2522

Getting to UOW includes extensive information on travelling to UOW, free shuttle services, parking and carpooling.  For our international guests, please visit this website for more details about getting to UOW from Sydney International Airport.

Location and campus maps are also available to assist you with your journey and to maximise your time on campus.

About Wollongong

The city of Wollongong is located just 80km south of Sydney on a spectacular stretch of the South Coast of NSW.

Wollongong's natural environment includes some of the most pristine beaches in Australia and the escarpment to the west offers a great network of walking trails and dazzling views of the coastline.

Wollongong is the 10th largest city in Australia and is well known for its tourism and steel industries. The city, however, is rapidly changing with education, research and innovation, information technology and telecommunications emerging as the industries of the future.

Visiting Wollongong

Welcome to Wollongong: A guide to the city of Wollongong, including various accommodation options and things to do during your stay.  

Please note the following accommodation options in Wollongong are on, or a short walk to, the free shuttle bus route: Novotel North Beach, Sage Hotel, Adina Apartment Hotel, Beach Park Motel, Boat Harbour Motel, Wollongong Serviced Apartments, and Quest Wollongong Apartment Hotel.

UOW student accomodation can also be booked. Please visit UOW Accommodation Services for more details.

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