Visit Pretty Beach and Killcare


If you haven't visited the secret gem of the Central Coast then now is the time to discover all this area has to offer.


What to Do on the Central Coast


Central Coast Australia attractions and things to do just over an hour from Sydney.


Bouddi National Park


The beautiful Bouddi National Park offers spectacular diverse landscapes - from beaches and steep cliffs through to rainforest and heathland. Bouddi National Park is home to countless attractions, including one of Australia’s first marine protected areas, significant Aboriginal sites, unique animals and plant life and even an old paddle steamer wreck. Make the most of the park’s coastal location, go swimming, fishing or whale watching, or take in sweeping views on the Box Head track.




Your closest beaches  within walking distance include:

- Bullimah

- Putty/Killcare – is a patrolled beach throughout Summer

- Tallow

- Little Tallo

- Lobster Beach

Palm Beach
Palm Beach Ferries
(02) 9974 2411


You might be surprised to learn that Palm Beach is only a short ferry trip away. Catch a high-speed ferry from the local Wagstaffe wharf. When you are in Palm Beach enjoy lunch at The Boathouse - (02) 9974 5440


(02) 4360 1546


Enjoy the great local court at Pretty Beach Tennis Courts, Pretty Beach Road.

Whale Watching
(02) 9974 2411


Join Fantasea Palm Beach Ferries in a celebration of beauty, the grandeur and the fascination of the beautiful hump back whale. This will be an unforgettable experience that will last a lifetime. The first season of the year is when the whales are traveling north to warmer waters. The Fantasea Whale watching season lasts from mid to late June and the first few weeks in July.


Central Coast Reef & Game Fishing Charters
0427 66 55 44


Central Coast Reef & Game Fishing Charters has operated from Terrigal on the Central Coast since 1996.


Coast Helicopters
(02) 4365 0371


Conveniently located at Erina Heliport, the Central Coast Helicopter Tours are specifically designed to show you the best of the Central Coast, from its beaches to hinterland. Scenic flights & joy rides start from $105p/p for a 20 min flight.


Australian Reptile Park
02 4340 1022


Experience loads of animal interaction and hands-on wildlife shows every day. Enjoy a close encounter with some of the parks animals during Snappy Hour, 11am-2pm daily, walk with Hugo the giant Galapagos tortoise. Have a photo with a snugly python, cute Tasmanian devil, gorgeous wombat or cuddly koala (where available). Hand-feed friendly kangaroos.


Hardys Bay Yacht Charters
0417 672 960


Skippered, skipper yourself, corporate sailing and romantic berth and breakfast packages are all available aboard their luxury sailing yachts.


Sit back and relax or take the helm!


Andersons Boatshed
(02) 4341 3219


They can offer you and your family the best day out on the Central Coasts very own Brisbane Water with their drive yourself hire fleet. Whether you are an expert boatie visiting the area or never been out in a boat before, Andersons can offer a complete package to make your day a memorable experience. They also offer marina berths, fuel, kiosk and a small slipway service. Open 7 days 7.30 AM - 5.30PM (extended hours during summer holiday period).


Get here by Seaplane!


Sydney Seaplanes fly into Hardy’s Bay (Pretty Beach). A quick transfer by boat to the wharf and then a few minutes walk to the house. Seaplane departures are from Rose Bay, with the spectacular journey lasting approximately 30 minutes, as you head north over the Harbour and above the stunning Northern Beaches of Sydney.