Sublime Point ~ Illawarra Escarpment State Conservation Area
Millions of years in the making, the Illawarra Escarpment features dramatic sandstone cliffs and impressive flora, from sub-tropical rainforest to olive-green eucalypts and grand cedars. The mountains, ocean, & abundance of stunning birdlife, create a unique location with spell-binding charm.
While Sublime Point is just a stone's throw away from Wollongong & Sydney, once you're surrounded by its natural beauty, you'll feel entirely removed from the hustle and bustle of city living.
Getting to Sublime is easy!
Alternatively, follow these directions, from your relevant starting point:
Travel South past Sutherland, Waterfall on M1 Freeway (F6)
Travel only four minutes on Freeway take Helensburgh exit and first right onto Old Princes Highway
Continue along for eight minutes, past Boomerang Golf Course and left into Sublime Point lookout
NB: Highly recommended to take Helensburgh exit, if you miss this exit, continue along M1 (F6) for seven minutes and left turn after signage for end of freeway, prepare to turn left into Sublime Point lookout, do not continue past this point
South of Wollongong
Drive up Mt Ousley, do not take Sydney exit, continue for 30 seconds, turn next exit; left onto Old Princes Highway
Take exit for Darkes Forrest, Old Princes Highway, for only three minutes. Do not do U-Turn. Just past this, on your right; Sublime Point lookout
Follow signs in bright blue for Southern Gateway Centre, however don’t do U-Turn, just past this on your right
Those travelling along Picton Road, should use the above directions
At very top of Bulli Pass, under overhead bridge, veer right to take Darkes Forrest exit, Old Princes Highway
Stay on Old Princes Highway in left lane, don’t change lanes or veer across to Campbelltown
Continue along Old Princes Highway for only three minutes
Do not complete U-Turn, continue just past this point, Sublime Point lookout on your right
How to find us.
Aerial map of Sublime Point Restaurant and surrounds