Dapto is just a brief drive south from Wollongong. The town of Dapto was at one time a mining, timber cutting and farming area, today it is a town with numerous shops, schools and delightful parks.
Attractions include the Yallah Woolshed, Four Seasons Riding Academy, Logbridge Farm, Kanahooka Point Indoor Equestrian Centre and Kembla Grange Racecourse to name a few. The markets are another popular destination. Dapto’s history is connected to various holiday destinations in the area.
Lake Illawarra is a great place for water sports, including sailing, water skiing and angling or take a picnic lunch then stroll along the foreshore. Dapto is also known for its greyhound racing. The Dapto show is a yearly occasion which is very popular with locals and visitors alike.