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Shellharbour City Centre
WollongongNew South Wales
Shellharbour Library, NSW 10 August 2018.jpg
Shellharbour Civic Centre
Shellharbour City Centre is located in New South Wales
Shellharbour City Centre
Shellharbour City Centre
Coordinates 34°33.8′S 150°50.3′E / 34.5633°S 150.8383°E / -34.5633; 150.8383Coordinates: 34°33.8′S 150°50.3′E / 34.5633°S 150.8383°E / -34.5633; 150.8383
Population 244 (2016 census)
Postcode(s) 2529
LGA(s) City of Shellharbour
State electorate(s) Shellharbour
Federal Division(s) Whitlam
Localities around Shellharbour City Centre:
Oak Flats Oak Flats Mount Warrigal
Oak Flats Shellharbour City Centre Barrack Heights
Oak Flats Blackbutt Blackbutt

Shellharbour City Centre is the central business district of the City of Shellharbour, located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia (not to be confused with the suburb, Shellharbour). Its name reflects its status as the commercial and administrative centre for the City of Shellharbour local government area, and is home to the Council Administration Centre (located in the Civic Centre), Stockland Shellharbour shopping centre, cinemas and other retail shops. In recent years, apartment buildings have become more common within the district.

The suburb was planned and developed to be the commercial heart of the local government area. The concept was developed in the 1970s by council in conjunction with the New South Wales Department of Planning. Planning and development has since been undertaken by council in partnership with Landcom, in an area of land that was formerly part of Blackbutt.

Retail

Shellharbour City Centre is the shopping destination of Shellharbour City Council with Woolworths, KFC and all in Stockland Shellharbour.

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