the surroundings

Explore the community

William Beach Gardens is located in Kanahooka, a neighbouring suburb of Dapto. This developing residential area in southern Wollongong offers many shops, schools and beautiful parks.

Our location

Located in the quiet residential suburb of Kanahooka, you’ll have access to all that the local area has to offer just a short drive away. With a range of shopping, dining, entertainment, recreational activities and medical services nearby, William Beach Gardens provides the comforts of city living with a relaxed suburban lifestyle.

Enjoy your day at one of the many nearby beaches, clubs or parks

  • Lakeside Leisure Centre: 900m / 2-min drive
  • Dapto Public Pool: 2.1km / 4-minute drive
  • Dapto Library: 2.5km / 5-minute drive
  • Dapto Citizens Bowling Club: 2.5km / 5-minute drive
  • Port Kembla Golf Club: 12.7km / 15-minute drive

Centrally located, you’re only a short drive to the town centre

  • Princess Highway cafes and retail: 3.2km / 5-minute drive
  • ALDI Dapto: 2.5km / 4-minute drive
  • Dapto Mall: 2.6km / 5-minute drive
  • Dapto Leagues Club: 2.7km / 5-minute drive

You will appreciate the convenience and care available only minutes from our community

  • Kanahooka Pharmacy: 2.3km / 4-minute drive
  • Dapto Medical Centre: 2.6km / 5-minute drive
  • Wollongong Hospital: 11.6km / 12-minute drive

You're only stone’s throw away from bus routes direct to the surrounding suburbs

Bus stop: 1.6m / 4-minute walk


Explore the area

Dapto is located beside Lake Illawarra, a paradise for aquatic enthusiasts which has sailing, water skiing, canoeing, bird watching and fishing. You can also enjoy a social hit with friends at The Grange Golf Club, spend the day at the Illawarra Light Railway Museum or head to the locally known ‘Dapto Dogs’ Greyhound Racing Club.

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William Beach Gardens at IRT Kanahooka

286 Kanahooka Rd, Kanahooka

Lakeside Leisure Centre

Dapto Library

ALDI Dapto

Wollongong Hospital

Location Benefits

We carefully select the location of our independent living communities to meet your needs.

Join the local golf club

Extensive recreational activities


Easy access to public transport


Extensive medical services

Easy access to nearby towns

What happens if my needs change?

We’ll be there to support you during each step of your care journey. Importantly, we’ll make sure you and your family have choice and control over your care services and quality of life.