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AUTUMN 2024Central Coast

The Central Coast is home to a MAJOR INDIGENOUS COLLECTION

Unbeknown to many people, the Central Coast houses an extensive and valuable Indigenous art collection located in the Central Coast Clinical School and Research Institute ...
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Australian Reptile ParkAUTUMN 2024

KIDS’ PARTIES (without the clean-up afterward

THERE ARE SO MANY INCREDIBLE SPOTS FOR YOU TO HOST YOUR YOUNG ADVENTURER'S BIRTHDAY PARTY ACROSS THE COAST. IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR SOMETHING A LITTLE ...
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AUTUMN 2024Budgewoi Variations

‘KINCUMBA RUMBA’, ‘SHE SAID GOODBYE IN BUDGEWOI’, AND ‘MOONLIGHT IN WYONG’. 

Budgewoi Variations at LAYCOCK STREET COMMUNITY THEATRE is an ‘ode to the sunny Central Coast’ from the talented and award-winning musician and writer Dorian Mode.
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Artisan whiskyAUTUMN 2024

A TASTE OF FIRE AND SPIRIT

Ever wondered what blacksmiths and whisky makers have in common?Both are driven by a passion for transformation, working with raw materials to create something truly ...
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Andi SnellingAUTUMN 2024

A HAPPY-GO-WRONG LIFE EXPERIENCE becomes an award-winning theatre performance

Not all disabilities or chronic illnesses are visible but that doesn’t mean there are not huge personal challenges to overcome. That’s what powerhouse theatre performer, ...
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AUTUMN 2024Centered Ceramics

8 BEST DATE NIGHTS (and days)

From a candlelit dinner to a gentle cruise on our waterways, here are eight of the best ways to enjoy a date with your loved ...
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Air ShowAUTUMN 2024

WIN: 2 FAMILY PASSES TO THE CENTRAL COAST AIRSHOW – May 25, 26

HIGH ENERGY AEROBATICS • SKYACES RACE CAR vs STUNT PLANE DRAG RACE SPITFIRE
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Bells at KillcareCentral Coast

WEAVING ART IN NATURE

‘Just a word of warning: this is highly addictive. Once you start weaving, you won't want to stop,’ warns Lee Cavender while handing out tangly ...
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Central CoastEttalong Beach

GENTLE BEACHES AND BAYS

We may have some of the best surf breaks in New South Wales, but the Central Coast and Lake Macquarie also have plenty of swim ...
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BMXCentral Coast

GET BACK TO NATURE WITH THE KIDS

When the weather is at its best, what's better than the whole family enjoying nature on the Central Coast.
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The Central Coast is home to a MAJOR INDIGENOUS COLLECTION

Unbeknown to many people, the Central Coast houses
an extensive and valuable Indigenous art collection
located in the Central Coast Clinical School and Research
Institute adjacent to Gosford Hospital. It was established
in collaboration with the Central Coast Local Health
District and the University of Newcastle. Gillean Shaw, the University’s Art Curator, had the privilege of sourcing and curating the collection.

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KIDS’ PARTIES (without the clean-up afterward

THERE ARE SO MANY INCREDIBLE SPOTS FOR YOU TO HOST YOUR YOUNG ADVENTURER’S BIRTHDAY PARTY ACROSS THE COAST. IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR SOMETHING A LITTLE DIFFERENT THAN A PLAY CENTRE, THEN LOOK NO FURTHER. THESE SPOTS ARE GUARANTEED TO CREATE UNFORGETTABLE BIRTHDAY MEMORIES, WITHOUT YOU HAVING TO CLEAN-UP AFTERWARDS!

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A TASTE OF FIRE AND SPIRIT

Ever wondered what blacksmiths and whisky makers have in common?Both are driven by a passion for transformation, working with raw materials to create something truly special. Two local makers have embraced this shared legacy, combining the fiery art of blacksmithing, alongside the smooth flavours of locally crafted whisky for ‘A Taste of Fire & Spirit’

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WEAVING ART IN NATURE

‘Just a word of warning: this is highly addictive. Once you start weaving, you won’t want to stop,’ warns Lee Cavender while handing out tangly Bangalow Palm inflorescence to get us hooked at a workshop at Bells at Killcare. 

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GENTLE BEACHES AND BAYS

We may have some of the best surf breaks in New South Wales, but the
Central Coast and Lake Macquarie also have plenty of swim spots for
when the swell’s not working, and for those who prefer a gentler dip.
We take you on a tour of some of the region’s beaches and bays where kids can learn to snorkel, fishers can seek solitude, and boaties can cast their anchors for a peaceful day on the water.

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