Geological field excursion guide to the Illawarra Region, south of Sydney

The Illawarra Excursion Guide
The Illawarra Excursion Guide for the Illawarra region south of Sydney
Here is a great guide for anyone living in the Illawarra Region, just a couple of hours’ drive south of Sydney. It is a beautiful coastal area with a long history of commerce and industry with timber cutting, grazing, coal mining, steel making and port infrastructure. It is also a tourist destination, with its sandy beaches, steep escarpments, spectacular lookouts, and natural forests.

With this geological guide you will gain an insight into the Illawarra Region from more than the usual perspective. You will appreciate some of the geological highlights of the area, and learn how to unravel its geological history.

It includes geological guides for:

Stanwell Tops
Stanwell Park
Bald Hill Lookout
Sublime Lookout
Austinmer Beach
Wollongong Lighthouse
Port Kembla Lookout
Port Kembla Beach
Bombo Point
Kiama Blowhole

This is an inexpensive guide ideal for schools in the area looking for reliable information about the region’s significant geological sites. Plus it’s a good resource for tourists, youth groups, churches, and families. It is called The Illustrious Illawarra Coast, Australia and can be obtained from the link to