Wongawilli is a suburb of South Coast, New South
Wales and is about 80 kms south-southwest of
NSW's capital city of Sydney. In the 2011 Australian
census the population of Wongawilli was 184 when
there were 91 Females and 93 Males living there.
Wongawilli is a southern suburb of Wollongong,
Australia at the foot hills of the Illawarra
escarpment. Wongawilli contains a mixture of
small rural properties and family homes. The
community has had a long history with coal
mining, with the Wongawilli colliery currently
owned and operated by the Indian company
Jindal Steel and Power Ltd.