Discover the exciting changes happening at Wollongong Central 

Grand Opening Celebrations

Join us for our 4 day celebrations starting from Thursday 5th to Sunday 8th October. There will be entertainment, events and giveaways. For a full program of events, click here.

New Stores Announced

As excitement builds at the imminent completion of renovations in the Wollongong Central Gateway Building, we're excited to announce the new retailers coming to Wollongong Central! These stores will deliver a dynamic mix of fashion, food, beauty and gifts. These stores will complement the new world class David Jones, which will open across three levels on 5 October and include a premium David Jones Food offer. 

  
Beauty junkies, the wait is (almost!) over! We are excited to welcome Wollongong’s very first Mecca Maxima store to Wollongong Central this coming October. Mecca Maxima has an enormous offering of the world’s most-wanted and exclusive beauty brands, including Too Faced, Urban Decay, NARS, Smashbox, frank body, Mario Badescu & Drunk Elephant. It will also be home to MECCA’s newest signature brand MECCA MAX, which has launched with a massive 206-strong product line-up. Stay tuned for the exciting opening day celebrations Mecca Maxima has in store for you! 



From small beginnings in Melbourne, Australia, T2 Tea has taken the traditional art of tea, turned it on its head then taken it to the world. Now with over 20 years of brewing under their belts, T2 has gone from a single store on Brunswick Street, Fitzroy to over 100 stores worldwide across Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, the United Kingdom and the United States. Wollongong Central will be the first T2 store in Wollongong.



If you’ve ever stepped into a Peter Alexander store, you will instantly recognise the sweet fragrance of vanilla caramel candles burning, the signature pink doors, and quirky array of fun props throughout the store. You'll find more than just PJs at Peter Alexander. There's also loungewear, footwear and gifts for the whole family.



Iconic Australian fashion retailer, REVIEW, offers women luxurious vintage-inspired fashion with a modern twist. Proudly dressing Australian women for over 30 years, REVIEW's ultra-feminine, romantic designs have become a staple in the modern woman's wardrobe.

Bardot Junior is a collection of fun and bright designs that playfully celebrates self-expression and imagination. Creating unique pieces that can be worn, played in, they surprise and delight children and parents alike. Bardot Junior provides for girls and boys from sizes 000–16

Edge Clothing has your street style sorted. Edge Clothing houses popular brands - Stussy, Abrand, All About Eve, Le Specs, Nena and Pasadena, St Goliath, Silent Theory, Jorge and more.  Wollongong Central is proud to welcom Edge Clothing to the Illawarra.

The Charli & Kate philosophy is simple – their aim is to empower guests to truly understand and love their hair. Charli & Kate will stock 12 professional hair brands including Kerastase, Kevin Murphy, Oribe, Oway, Cloud Nine, GHD and Moroccan Oil. 

Espresso Warriors boasts a dynamic cafe and bar experience with a distinct urban edge. Espresso Warriors are passionate about providing consistantly high quality food and drinks - the menu is always evolving with a fresh twist.  


Barber Industries believe barbershops are meant to provide more than just a service and that is why they provide an experience. Enjoy the absolute best possible barber service in Australia, right here in Wollongong.

Anjali Brow Studio specialises in eyebrow threading, tinting as well as eyelash extensions and perming.  Eyebrow threading is the best way to achieve the perfect arch to suit your face, and at Anjali Brow Studio, you are in the best hands.



David Jones at Wollongong Central
Construction is underway to transform the Gateway building and deliver a new world class David Jones department store in the space formerly occupied by Myer.

The new format David Jones department store, featuring a bold and contemporary design, optimised store format and new service model will open at Wollongong Central in October 2017.
David Jones Wollongong Central will operate across three floors and will incorporate an unrivalled mix of fashion, beauty, accessories, home and an expanded food offering. It will also offer a range of premium services including personal shopping, Click and Collect, Concierge and beauty services. 






TK Maxx now open
International retailer TK Maxx has opened their doors at Wollongong Central on the Lower Ground, Gateway Building. TK Maxx offers designer brands at discounted prices. The store stocks a range of categories including the latest women’s, men’s, and kid’s fashion, footwear, homewares, accessories and a whole lot more! With new deliveries and thousands of items arriving weekly, you’ll discover something new on every visit at TK Maxx.