Itineraries & Trails

Top things to do - Central Coast

AquaFun, Avoca Lake

Central Coast - Aqua Fun

Discover AQUAFUN, the ultimate water adventure experience for all ages. AQUAFUN is located on the shores of beautiful Avoca Lake in Avoca Beach and is one of the Central Coast’s ’52 Local Secrets’. Hire a kayak, pedalboat or stand-up paddleboard and discover why AQUAFUN is so popular with locals and holidaymakers alike. Hundreds of bird, plant and marine species inhabit the lake, not to mention our rare Green & Golden Bell Frogs.

Contact details

Phone:0413 808 394
Address:Aquafun Avoca Lake, 15 Ficus Avenue, Avoca Beach, NSW, 2251, Australia
Email:info@aquafun.net.au
Website:www.aquafun.net.au
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Australian Reptile Park

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The Australian Reptile Park is a hands-on zoo and boasts loads of animal interaction and exciting wildlife shows. Have a close encounter with some of the park’s scaly and furry animals during Snappy Hour 11am-2pm daily, including a walk with Hugo the giant Galapagos tortoise. Elvis, NSW’s biggest crocodile, is fed at 1:30pm on weekends and school holidays. Have a photo with a snugly python, wombat or cuddly koala. Enjoy the children’s adventure playground, cafe and picnic area, free BBQs and hand feed friendly kangaroos.

Contact details

Phone:(02) 4340 1022
Address:Australian Reptile Park, Pacific Highway, Somersby, NSW, 2250, Australia
Email:admin@reptilepark.com.au
Website:www.reptilepark.com.au
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Avoca Beach

Central Coast - Avoca Beach

A popular surf beach lined with towering Norfolk Pines, Avoca Beach has a relaxed atmosphere. With consistently good surf conditions that roll in off “The Point” and generally calm patrolled areas close to the surf club, Avoca boasts conditions for everyone in the family. The surrounding cafes provide the perfect beachside view and are the ideal spots to sit back and relax and take in the laid back lifestyle in Avoca.

Contact details

Phone:1300 130 708
Address:Avoca Beach, Vine Street, Avoca Beach, NSW,
Email:info@centralcoasttourism.com.au
Website:http://visitcentralcoast.com.au
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Bouddi National Park

Central Coast - Bouddi National Park

Small secluded beaches fringed by rainforests, sandstone cliffs, and coastal heaths blanketed in wildflower colour make this park one of the most diverse and delightful reserves accessible to Sydney. Camping is available at Putty Beach, Little Beach and Tallow Beach. Discover picturesque Maitland Bay and the wreck of the PS Maitland at the heart of the park’s marine protected area. Explore the spectacular Bouddi Coastal Walk with its breathtaking views along the windswept coastline.

Contact details

Phone:(02) 4320 4200
Address:Bouddi National Park, Scenic Road, Killcare, NSW,
Email:central.coast@environment.nsw.gov.au
Website:http://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/bouddi-national-park
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Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures

Central Coast - Glenworth Valley mustering of the horses.

Explore 3000 acres of the finest unspoilt wilderness at Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures, Australia’s largest horse riding and outdoor adventure centre. Choose from horse riding, abseiling, kayaking and quad biking. Our exciting adventure activities are suitable for all levels of ability with full training and instructions provided. Extend your stay with a BBQ or enjoy a whole weekend of adventure with a night under the stars in our riverfront camping areas.

Contact details

Phone:(02) 4375 1222
Address:Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures, Cooks Road, Peats Ridge, NSW, 2250, Australia
Email:adventures@glenworth.com.au
Website:www.glenworth.com.au
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Gosford Regional Gallery and Arts Centre

Central Coast - Gosford Regional Gallery

As a prominent centre for arts and culture on the beautiful Central Coast, the Gosford Regional Gallery offers a mix of visual, sensory and interactive experiences. The modern gallery features three exhibition spaces and incorporates the stunning Gosford/Edogawa Commemorative Garden – a tranquil setting to relax and enjoy art and nature. The complex also features a brasserie, shop and Art Centre that runs regular arts and culture related workshops. Open 7 days a week and entry is free.

Contact details

Phone:(02) 4325 0056
Address:Gosford Regional Gallery and Arts Centre, 36 Webb Street, East Gosford, NSW, 2250, Australia
Email:gallery@gosford.nsw.gov.au
Website:http://www.gosfordregionalgallery.com/
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Ken Duncan Gallery

Ken Duncan Gallery

The Ken Duncan Gallery and the Sanctuary Cafe is an expansive purpose-built facility featuring spacious viewing rooms, an intimate theatrette designed to present spectacular audio-visual presentations, plus an ultramodern cafe offering exquisite coffee and fine food created by award-winning chefs. Browse through the gallery and have a meal and make a day out of it.  High Teas are also available in the Sanctuary Cafe, please call to book.

Contact details

Phone:(02) 4367 6701
Address:Ken Duncan Gallery, 414 The Entrance Road, Erina Heights, NSW, 2260, Australia
Email:erina@kenduncan.com
Website:www.kenduncan.com
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Norah Head Lighthouse

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Located at the northern end of the Central Coast overlooking the stunning coastline, the legendary Norah Head Lighthouse was the last manned lighthouse built in NSW. It’s a must see attraction for any visitor. An extra treat can be enjoyed during the two whale watching seasons, Autumn and Spring, as whales frolic in the waters near the lighthouse.

Contact details

Phone:02 4343 4444
Address:Norah Head Lighthouse, Norah Head, NSW,
Email:info@centralcoasttourism.com.au
Website:www.visitcentralcoast.com.au
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Pelican Feeding at the Entrance Foreshore

Hi-res Pelican Feed, The Entrance

Watch and learn about the Australian Spectable Pelican during the amusing and educational Pelican Feeding Show, one of the Central Coast’s most popular tourist attractions, held daily at 3.30pm on The Entrance Foreshore.

Contact details

Phone:02 4334 4213
Address:The Entrance Foreshore, The Entrance, NSW,
Email:info@theentrancetourism.com.au
Website:www.theentrance.org.au
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Terrigal Beach

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One of the best-known beaches on the Central Coast, Terrigal Beach is a cosmopolitan seaside town.  Terrigal has magnificent pine trees, alfresco dining and a shopping strip of boutique stores, the place is a hive of activity. The year-round patrolled beach provides a safe swimming environment for the young families. The Haven is the town’s small harbour and is a popular place to dive. No trip to Terrigal would be complete without taking in the view from the top of the Skillion.

Contact details

Phone:1300 130 708
Address:Terrigal Beach, The Esplanade, Terrigal, NSW,
Email:info@centralcoasttourism.com.au
Website:http://visitcentralcoast.com.au
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TreeTops Central Coast

TreeTops Central Coast

Choose your treetop adventure in Ourimbah State Forest on the Central Coast. Take your pick of: TreeTop Crazy Rider the world’s longest and wildest rollercoaster ziplines. Expect the unexpected from this wild experience that brings you one kilometre of twists, turns, dips and thrills! TreeTop Adventure Park our high ropes adventures including multiple flying foxes and challenges, from ages 3 and up; or celebrate that special birthday or event in the TreeHut function venue.

Contact details

Phone:(02) 4025 1008
Address:TreeTops Central Coast, Ourimbah State Forest, 1 Red Hill Road, Wyong Creek, NSW,
Email:centralcoast@ttap.com.au
Website:www.treetops.com.au
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Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park

Aust Walkabout Park

Contact details

Phone:(02) 4375 1100
Address:Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park, Corner Peats Ridge and Darkinjung Road, Calga, NSW, 2250, Australia
Email:info@walkaboutpark.com.au
Website:www.walkaboutpark.com.au
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Pro-Dive Central Coast

Central Coast - Prodive Central Coast

Contact details

Phone:(02) 4389 3483
Address:Prodive Central Coast, 163 Wyong Road, Killarney Vale, NSW, 2261, Australia
Email:info@prodivecentralcoast.com.au
Website:www.prodivecentralcoast.com.au
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