Location - Warren Windsports Hang Gliding NSW Australia

How To Find Warren Windsports Hang Gliding Flight Sites

Warren Windsports hang gliding launch sites are an easy day trip from:

  • Canberra ACT:  Approx 3 hours, up the Hume Hwy via Goulburn - turning off towards Wollongong.
  • Batemans Bay, South Coast NSW:  Approx 3 hours, straight up the Princes Hwy towards Sydney.
  • Sydney NSW:  Allow 1 hour from Sydney Airport - Head south towards Wollongong and the South Coast.

There are plenty of things to do in the region and the visit is well worth your while, excellent visitor facilities, beautiful scenery and beaches. Accommodation is limited, so book in advance. (see our Tourism section for suggestions...)

Getting To The Main Meeting & Launch Site - Bald Hill Stanwell Tops

Landmark for your GPS - "Lawrence Hargrave Memorial Park"

  • Driving From Sydney (to Bald Hill - Stanwell Tops)

Drive South on the Princes Hwy (1) towards Wollongong. After you pass by the suburb of Waterfall the highway will become the Southern Freeway. Follow the freeway for approximately 6km then take the Helensburgh / Stanwell Park exit on Lawrence Hargrave Drive.

Go straight through the round about and continue along Lawrence Hargrave Drive for 4km until the next stop sign, go straight through the stop sign to Bald Hill Lookout.

  • Driving From Wollongong & NSW South Coast (to Bald Hill - Stanwell Tops)

Head north on Princes Hwy towards Wollongong / Sydney, then continue north on the Southern Freeway, towards Sydney for approximately 30km past Wollongong. Take the Helensburgh / Stanwell Park Exit and turn right onto the Princes Hwy.

Turn right at the round about onto Lawrence Hargrave Drive, follow this road for 4 kms until the next stop sign, and go straight through the stop sign to Bald Hill Lookout.

  • Driving From Canberra ACT (to Bald Hill - Stanwell Tops)

Drive north towards Sydney along the Hume Hwy. Exit the Hume Hwy after Pheasants Nest, at the Picton Road exit (State Route 88). Turn right on to Picton Road.

After about 3km turn left at Almond Street, then turn right onto Wilton Rd and continue for 10km. Turn right onto Appin Rd / Church St and then continue on Appin Road for 16km. Merge onto the Southern Freeway / National Route 1 via the ramp towards Sydney / Helensburgh. Continue on the Southern Freeway for 12km.

Take the Helensburgh / Stanwell Park Exit and turn right onto the Princes Hwy. Turn right at the round about onto Lawrence Hargrave Drive, follow this road for 4km until the next stop sign, and go straight through the stop sign to Bald Hill Lookout.

Getting To The Alternative Meeting & Launch Site - Hill 60

Landmark for your GPS - "Hill 60 Park"

  • Driving From Sydney (to Hill 60 - Port Kembla)

Drive South on the Princes Hwy (1) towards Wollongong. The Princess Hwy will become a Freeway past Waterfall.
Drive approximately 6 kilometres past Wollongong and take the Five Islands Rd Exit. Turn left onto Five Island Rd, toward Port Kembla.
Drive straight (southeast) for 4 kilometres when Five Islands road forks to the left, again towards Port Kembla.
Drive 2.9 km (during which the road will actually change into Military Road) where you will continue STRAIGHT on Military Rd.
Drive another 400m and turn left on Dovers Drive.
Drive another 35 meters and turn left again.
Park in car park, meeting area and Take-Off Point is 100 meters ahead next to the lookout tower.

  • Driving From Canberra ACT (to Hill 60 - Port Kembla)

Drive north towards Sydney along the Hume Hwy. Exit the Hume Hwy after Pheasants Nest at the Picton Road exit (State Route 88). Turn right on to Picton Road.

Take the ramp onto Mount Ousley Road towards Wollongong, drive about 5 kms and straight onto the Southern Freeway heading south towards Wollongong. Now follow the driving instructions as per travelling from Sydney (as above).

  • Driving From Batemans Bay & NSW South Coast (to Hill 60 - Port Kembla)

Drive north towards Sydney /  Wollongong along the Princes Hwy. Take the Shellharbour exit and turn right onto Lindsays Lane / Shellharbour Road (Route 151) towards Warrawong / Port Kembla.

Drive along this road for 12 km, then continue straight onto King St. After 1.4 km turn right onto Cowper St and follow for 2.5km. Then Turn right onto Military Rd.

Drive another 400m and turn left on Dovers Drive. Drive another 35 meters and turn left again.
Park in car park, meeting area and Take-Off Point is 100 meters ahead next to the lookout tower.

Arriving By Train

By Train – Take the South Coast Line to Stanwell Park.

City Rail NSW timetable information:
Click through and search Timetables for - South Coast Line depending on the direction you are travelling:

  • Northbound - Bomaderry (Nowra) or Port Kembla to Sydney Central
  • Southbound - Sydney Central to Bomaderry (Nowra) or Port Kembla

Please contact us if you are planning to travel by train, as we can arrange pick up from the Stanwell Park Railway Station.


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