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Getting here
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  • Beach_Villages The Coastal Villages are the essence of our way of life.
  • Gateway Cities The Gateway Cities welcome visitors to the Central Coast.
  • HinterlandExplore our vast expanse of wilderness areas.
  • Northern_LakesThe Northern Lakes, a water and nature lover's haven.
  • The EntranceThe Entrance is a mecca for family fun. 
  • The_PeninsulaThe Peninsula offers an easy and welcoming atmosphere. 

Latest News...


Instagram and Win!!

Win 1 of 3 x National Parks Multi-Park Pass* #CentralCoastNationalParks
to enter simply share your favourite snap on Instagram of your favourite National Park on the Central Coast. Including the hashtag #CentralCoastNationalParks

Click here for all the details>

Father's Day (Sun 6 Sep)
across the Central Coast


Many Australians celebrate Father's Day by showing their appreciation for the achievements and efforts of Father's and Father figures.

Click here for a list of special Fathers Day events around the Central Coast

Book your Getaway - Stay 3 Pay 2


Grab a great deal for your Winter Getaway, with offers including Stay 3 Pay 2 at the Central Coast Holiday Parks; Budgewoi, Canton Beach, Norah Head or Toowoon Bay. Tailor your getaway and add an experience at GlenworthValley Outdoor Adventures or the Australian Reptile Park.

Click here for all the details> 

Special Discount Vouchers - FREE Official Visitor Guide

The 2015 Official Visitors Guide for the Central Coast is now available in print and online! The bumper guide has plenty of great features this year, including a large regional centrefold


map, more great special offer vouchers, great getaway plans for all travellers... plus popular regular features including plenty of information on what to do and where to stay around the

region - and best of all it's completely FREE.

Read through it online now, or find out how to obtain your copy to take with you on your Central Coast holiday!  learn more >

FREE Visitor Information


Our dedicated information staff are here to help!

As you make the trek up or down the Legendary Pacific Coast, make sure you drop into our Visitor Information Centres at Kariong, Gosford or The Entrance! Our fully trained staff can help

you find out what you can do, where to stay and other general enquiries. You can also call ahead and order your

FREE information pack on 1300 132 975

More about our Information Centres >

Fun Starts Here!

Crisp, clear days of Winter is perfect weather for exploring the Central Coast of New South Wales, Australia. Just one hour's drive north of Sydney, you will find yourself in a destination that has a distinctive change of place and pace, perfect short break getaway.

Beaches, wildlife and wilderness - all the natural elements come together on the Central Coast. At the essence of the region is a world of beautiful coastlines, golden beaches, alluring lakes and pristine National Parks. These treasured natural assets stretch across the six regions of the Central Coast, each with their own unique qualities, energy and style.

Get out and about in the winter months and explore the Central Coast.  If you are staying for a few days or just passing through don't forget to check out our events page detailing the exciting events taking place on the coast. We also have a great range of Kids School Holiday Activities to keep the little ones busy!

Sun, surf, sand, and so much more ... we invite you to discover it for yourself this Winter. 

Gosford NSW forecast