Globally Connected

Wollongong is the most connected regional city in Australia. It is strategically located just over one hour south of Sydney Airport, Australia’s international gateway for tourists and business visitors.

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Supportive Business Environment

Wollongong has significant industry base, competitive business costs and a skilled multilingual workforce that creates a supportive business environment.

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City of Innovation

Wollongong has a sophisticated and well developed innovation eco-system that supports industry collaboration and excellence. Key elements include a world class university, award winning technology precinct and a purpose built business accelerator.

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Superb Liveability

Wollongong is not only a great place to do business, it is also a great place to live with an attractive coastal lifestyle and affordable living options. It offers superb liveability for people of all ages, and great locations for people to live, work and play.

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Wollongong is a city transformed. Australia’s City of Innovation is globally connected, has superb liveability and a supportive business environment. These advantages make Wollongong a superior business location. Learn how the Wollongong Advantage can translate into your business advantage.

Wollongong is located on the South Coast of New South Wales, an hour drive from Sydney. The Wollongong region has a population of approximately 300,000 and is Australia’s ninth largest urban centre.

A partnership between Wollongong City Council, the University of Wollongong and the NSW Government, Advantage Wollongong is actively driving Wollongong’s transformation through a long term strategic approach to attracting new business investment to the city.

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Latest News

Wollongong on show at the Avalon International Airshow.


Advantage Wollongong promotes the region at Avalon Airshow 2017.

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Four cruise ships welcomed in Wollongong's summer of cruising.


Summer of cruising ends with Norwegian Star visiting Wollongong.

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World Business Forum Sydney

25/05/2016 - 26/05/2016

Advantage Wollongong will be exhibiting at the World Business Forum Sydney. Join us in networking with high level business leaders and listen to international speakers. As a Wollongong business use the promo code AW10 for a 10% discount.

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CeBIT 2016

02/05/2016 - 04/05/2016

Advantage Wollongong will be exhibiting at CeBIT Australia 2016, Asia Pacific’s largest & longest running business technology event. As a Wollongong business you can gain free access to the exhibition or $100 discount to the full conference by using the promo code: CENSWI16. 

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