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Shellharbour is a thriving suburb renowned for its stunning beaches, vibrant community, and modern amenities. Perfectly positioned within the Illawarra region, Shellharbour offers a harmonious blend of natural beauty and urban convenience, making it an attractive home for families, professionals, and retirees alike. 

Prime Location and Accessibility

Shellharbour is conveniently located just 22 kilometres south of Wollongong and about 100 kilometres from Sydney, making it an accessible yet tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. The suburb is well-served by major transport links, including the Princes Highway and the South Coast railway line, ensuring easy commutes and connectivity to neighbouring areas.

Real Estate in Shellharbour

The Shellharbour real estate market offers a diverse range of properties to suit various lifestyles and budgets. From luxurious waterfront homes with breathtaking ocean views to modern apartments and charming family houses, there's something for everyone. The suburb's continuous growth and development have seen a steady increase in property values, making it a smart investment choice.

Lifestyle and Amenities

Shellharbour boasts an array of amenities that cater to all ages and interests:

  • Beaches and Outdoor Activities: Shellharbour is famous for its pristine beaches such as Shellharbour Beach and Warilla Beach, perfect for swimming, surfing, and sunbathing. The nearby Killalea State Park offers scenic walking trails, picnic spots, and the renowned "The Farm" surf spot.
  • Shopping and Dining: The Shellharbour City Centre is a major retail hub featuring the Stockland Shellharbour shopping centre, offering a wide range of shops, boutiques, and dining options. Enjoy local seafood delicacies at waterfront restaurants or explore the diverse culinary scene.
  • Education: Families with children will appreciate the quality educational institutions in and around Shellharbour, including reputable primary and secondary schools, as well as TAFE Illawarra and the University of Wollongong within driving distance.
  • Community and Culture: Shellharbour hosts various community events and festivals throughout the year, fostering a strong sense of community spirit. The Shellharbour Civic Centre is a focal point for cultural activities and local government services.

Why Choose Shellharbour?

  1. Coastal Charm: Enjoy a relaxed coastal lifestyle with stunning ocean views and easy access to beautiful beaches.
  2. Growing Infrastructure: Benefit from continuous infrastructure developments and urban amenities that enhance living standards.
  3. Investment Potential: With a strong property market and ongoing growth, Shellharbour presents lucrative investment opportunities.
  4. Family-Friendly Environment: Safe, welcoming, and full of activities and services catering to families.

If you’re considering a move to Shellharbour or looking to invest in this beautiful suburb, our team at Molenaar x McNeice is here to help. Contact us today to learn more!

About Molenaar x McNeice

Showcasing a prominent local presence in Shellharbour and a team illustrating rich and accumulative experience, Molenaar x McNeice offers an unrivalled calibre of personal attention. With high-tech media capabilities, private breakout spaces, a vibrant look and feel and an enviable awards cabinet, the office, which services not only Shellharbour but also surrounding suburbs, exemplifies innovation and prowess.


A little bit about who lives locally, as provided by government census data.
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40 to 59
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Local schools for Shellharbour

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Government School Catchment
Shellharbour Public School
Independent Schools
Amity College Illawarra Campus
Stella Maris Catholic Primary School

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