Gosford Area


Exploring the beachside villages

Gosford is situated on Brisbane Water National Park and surrounded by picturesque forests, lakes, beaches and towns. Terrigal, Avoca Beach, Killcare, Ettalong Beach, and Woy Woy all offer great restaurants and beautiful beaches.

  • Bells at Killcare, Central Coast
  • Bouddi National Park, Central Coast

About Gosford

Gosford is the business hub for the Central Coast. With ocean beaches nearby and easy access to bushland and forests, as well as its proximity to Sydney and Newcastle, Gosford is also a popular holiday destination. 

The stunning coastal towns in the Gosford area make for an idyllic seaside getaway. TerrigalAvoca BeachKillcareEttalong Beach, and Woy Woy; all provide alluring points to enjoy the clean, sweeping beaches and bushland.

Much of Gosford Area is covered by National Park, where you can go bush walking, picnicking or camping.

The Brisbane Water National Park is a great place for bird watching, seeing wildflowers, boating and bush walking. Bouddi National Park, follow the coastal walk, stopping along the way at one of the inviting beaches for a swim.

The Ex-Hmas Adelaide Dive Site is a must. Guided tours are a great way to get to know the area, too.

Gosford offers plenty of things to do that are fun for the whole family. Take a family Segway tour or plan a whale-watching excursion during the annual season.

Towns in the Gosford area also regularly host markets, festivals and other events, so be sure to check the calendar and plan ahead before you go.

Relax and enjoy your stay in a range of bush and beach accommodation.


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Local areas

  • Avoca Beach Avoca Beach is a major Central Coast holiday and surfing area. VisitNSW.com lists accommodation in Avoca Bea
  • Ettalong Beach Ettalong Beach on the Central Coast is a popular and safe family favourite. VisitNSW.com lists accommodation
  • Gosford Gosford is a great destination for a family day trip or holiday. VisitNSW.com lists accommodation in Gosford
  • Killcare Killcare is a secluded Central Coast town. VisitNSW.com lists information about Killcare Beach, accommodatio
  • Terrigal Terrigal is a popular beach for learning to surf with accredited surf schools. VisitNSW.com lists accommodat
  • Woy Woy Woy Woy on the Central Coast is a quiet, easily accessible town with a relaxed seaside charm. VisitNSW.com l

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