Invest in the Region

Tourism & Hospitality

Just one hour’s drive north of Sydney

The Central Coast is located in a unique position midway between two major Australian cities. Just one hours drive north of Sydney, the region is a world of beautiful coastlines, golden beaches, alluring lakes and pristine National Parks.

The region covers an area of 1,854 square kilometres of which 80% remains ‘natural’ and undeveloped, and is managed by one of the largest Local Governments in NSW, Central Coast Council.

Over 1.3 million domestic overnight visitors each year

Central Coast Tourism has prepared the Central Coast Destination Management Plan for the Visitor Economy 2018-2021 which identified and aligned viable catalyst tourism projects. With over 10,000 people are currently employed in the tourism and hospitality sectors and Bouddi National Park recording almost 1 million visits in 2014 the Central Coast provides the ideal location to establish your tourism or hospitality business.

Your pathway to the Central Coast starts here