the surroundings

Explore the community

Enjoy views of the escarpment, community
walking tracks, and large green spaces,
you’re spoilt for choice within the
leafy suburb of Kanahooka.

Henry Brooks Estate at IRT Kanahooka - Site Overview

Our location

Henry Brooks Estate is located in the leafy suburb of Kanahooka, 15 minutes from the city centre of Wollongong. Everything you need is conveniently located a short distance from our retirement village. It’s a five-minute drive to Dapto Mall for grocery shopping and amenities, including pharmacies and GP services, and Wollongong Hospital is only 15 minutes away.

You’ll share your home with local birdlife, beautiful scenery and friendly neighbours, and where the day takes you is up to you. Enjoy a social hit with friends at The Grange Golf Club, spend the day at the Illawarra Light Railway Museum or explore the walking trails in the picturesque Macquarie Pass National Park.

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

  • Lakeside Leisure Centre: 850m / 1-min drive
  • Dapto Public Pool: 3.1km / 5-minute drive
  • Dapto Library: 3.5km / 6-minute drive
  • Dapto Citizens Bowling Club: 3.5km / 6-minute drive
  • The Grange Golf Club: 4.2km / 6-minute drive

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

  • Princess Highway cafes and retail: 3.2km / 5-minute drive
  • Dapto Mall: 3.5km / 6-minute drive
  • ALDI Dapto: 3.6km / 6-minute drive
  • Dapto Leagues Club: 3.8km / 6-minute drive

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

  • Kanahooka Pharmacy: 2.3km / 3-minute drive
  • Dapto Medical Centre: 3.8km / 6-minute drive
  • Wollongong Hospital: 12.7km / 14-minute drive

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

  • Bus stop: 550m / 7-minute walk (services to Wollongong and surrounds)
  • Dapto Station: 3.9km / 6-minute drive

Explore the area

If you’re looking at venturing further afield, short road trips north will take you to the centre of Wollongong and its surrounding coastal suburbs where you can enjoy the coastal lifestyle less than 15 minutes from your home. It’s the best of both worlds at Henry Brooks Estate at IRT Kanahooka.

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Henry Brooks Estate at IRT Kanahooka

260 Kanahooka Road, Kanahooka NSW, Australia

Dapto Citizens Bowling Club

Dapto Mall

Location Benefits

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


Easy access to public transport


Extensive medical services


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Extensive recreational activities

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