Location

Address: Killalea State Park, Killalea Drive, Shell Cove NSW 2529.

 

 

Killalea State Park is located between the coastal towns of Kiama and Shellharbour on the South Coast of New South Wales. It is about 10 minutes north of Kiama, 25 minutes south of Wollongong and approximately 90km south of Sydney. It is about 2.5 hours from Canberra. Nearest regional centres are Shellharbour and Kiama.

Directions

Travel south on Princes Hwy and the first landmark is the Buddhist Temple on the left at Berkeley. This is about 20mins north of Killalea. Keep travelling south and follow the signs for Kiama / Nowra. You will come to Albion Park Rail and see lots of car yards on your left and a small regional airport on your right. As you are leaving Albion Park Rail at a set of traffic lights you will pass McDonalds on the left and a garage on the right. Keep travelling south on the Princes Highway, go under the overpass and then take the "Shellharbour Rd – Shell Cove, Shellharbour" exit. At the top veer LEFT onto Shellharbour Road, cross to the right-hand lane and at the next roundabout turn RIGHT onto Dunmore Road. Follow this road, go past a school on your right and through a set of traffic lights. Turn LEFT at the next street (you will see a brown Killalea State Park sign and you are now about 4 minutes from the park). You will immediately come to the first of 4 roundabouts you have to go through. To the right is the golf club but YOU MUST TURN LEFT at this roundabout onto Southern Cross Boulevarde. Turn RIGHT at the roundabout onto Killalea Drive. Go past the school (on your left) and you will come to another roundabout. Go straight through this roundabout and over the bridge. At the next roundabout turn LEFT and follow this road until you reach the boom gates. The boom gates open automatically between 4.30am and 7.15pm (winter) and 4.30 and 8.15pm (Summer). An after hours access PIN is required after these hours. The camping area is 1.8 km on the right past the boom gates.

 

Travel North on Princes Hwy and take the "Shellharbour Rd – Shell Cove, Flinders, Shellharbour" exit. At the top turn RIGHT onto Shellharbour Road. Go through the first roundabout and at the next roundabout turn RIGHT onto Dunmore Road. Follow this road you will go past a school on your right and through a set of traffic lights. Turn LEFT at the next street (you will see a brown Killalea State Park sign and you are now about 4 mins away from the park). You will immediately come to the first of 4 roundabouts you have to go through. To the right is the golf club but YOU MUST TURN LEFT at this roundabout onto Southern Cross Boulevarde. Turn RIGHT at the roundabout onto Killalea Drive. Go past the school (on your left) and you will come to another roundabout. Go straight through this roundabout and over the bridge. At the next roundabout turn LEFT and follow this road until you reach the boom gates. The boom gates open automatically between 4.30am and 7.30pm. You will need an access pin after hours. The camping area is 1.8 km on the right after the boom gates.