Six things to do in Kiama this weekend

Railway staff at Gerringong.
Railway staff at Gerringong.

125 year celebration for Bomaderry to Bombo Railway link

From 2.30pm on Saturday in the Kiama Family History, Railway Parade, Kiama

The event will start with a presentation from historians Robyn Florance and Alan Clark about the opening of the line in 1893.

The presentations will be followed upstairs in the library with a launch of a collection of never-before-seen photos showing the construction of the railway.  

Kiama makers and growers market

From 10am-3pm on Saturday, at Black Beach, Kiama.

More than 60 markets stalls including face painting and jumping castle for the kids. A Make It, Bake It, Grow It, Sew It market featuring beautiful hand-made, home-grown goods, craft and produce plus live acoustic music. Plenty to discover each month including children's & designer adult clothing, hand-made soap and skin care, beautiful art work and fine art cards, items for your home and eco-friendly products. Stock up on fresh fruit and veggies, plants, eggs, spices, honey, jams, chilli sauces and olives. Enjoy lunch with us with freshly squeezed juices, hot food and coffee. 

After dark zipline tour

From 7pm Saturday at Illawarra Fly.

The After Dark Zipline Tour will get the adrenaline pumping as you zoom between illuminated trees on the highest Zipline Tour in Australia. Under the cover of darkness, Zippers will navigate a series of cable spans and suspension bridges up to 35 metres above the forest floor including the super zip which is 106 metres long.

Majestic Ocean Art Exhibition

From 10am-10pm Saturday, 10am-6pm Sunday at Little Blowhole Art Bar.

An incredible new exhibition Majestic Ocean by the celebrated artist Arja Valimaki. Finnish born artist Arja (Aria) has won numerous awards and grants and has been a finalist in prizes such as the Wynne Prize at AGNSW, Fisher’s Ghost Art Award and the Meroogal Women’s Art Award. 

Jamberoo village market

From 9am-2pm on Sunday, in Reid Park, Jamberoo.

Craft and bric a brac, new goods and used, ladies clothes and babies wear, books and jewellery, wood craft and wonderful food stalls, garden statues and veggies. Something for everybody. Join as customer, a visitors or a participant.

Stingray Show

Come along any Sunday morning at 10am to the Boat Ramp at Kiama Harbour.

Darren from Into the Wild Nature Tours will present the Kiama Stingray Show. Enjoy the fascinating insight into these amazing creatures.