Central Coast

The Central Coast is thriving region that begins on the northern outskirts of sydney and spreads all the way up the coast towards the western edge of Lake Macquarie, near Newcastle.

The area is known for its incredible beaches, lakes and forests as well as great access to recreational water sports such as sailing, waterskiing and kite surfing. The central coast includes towns such as Gosford, Terrigal,  Wyong and The Entrance. A number of enchanting national parks scatter the coast including Bouddi, Popran, Brisbane Waters, Dharug,  and Wyrrabalong. All offer access to gorgeous outdoor spaces within reach of major towns and cities.

The Central Coast region has so much to offer so what are you waiting for? Get exploring!


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We acknowledge that this land on which we tread, whilst beautiful and revered by us, has even deeper layers of significance for its Traditional Owners; we pay our respects to elders past, present and emerging.

We Are Explorers is aware that the land is never truly being explored anew, given the ancient cultures that came before us who still call this land their home.