Yarramalong Valley photo

Yarramalong Valley

For a lush, green contrast to the coast, head inland to the picturesque Yarramalong Valley – only 35 minutes from The Entrance. Enjoy the scenes of fertile pastures, turf farms, grazing horses and cattle, a macadamia nut farm, a lavender farm and a little village with café, store and petrol. The Yarramalong Valley Store and […]

Wyong Creek photo

The restored Wyong Milk Factory

The Wyong Milk Factory was originally established in 1906. The site has since been lovingly restored into a family destination with a local cheese and chocolate factory, wood turning co-op, onsite café, children’s playground, picnic areas, hair studio and a 24 hour gym, Allsorts Fitness Gym. The indoor and outdoor training areas of the gym […]

Treetop Adventure Park photo

Treetop Adventure Park

Treetop Adventure Park at Wyong Creek offers epic high wire adventure courses for all ages. Set high in the forest canopy you can take an awesome flying fox zip line, clamber up rope ladders or edge your way carefully along self-guided rope courses. Participants complete a safety training session prior to starting the courses so […]

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Amazement Park, Wyong Creek

For families with young kids under 12, the Amazement Park at Wyong Creek is a hidden gem. With lots of farm animals to pat, pony rides, horse cart rides, hedge mazes, giant board games and a kid’s playground, the kids are sure to be happy and tired after their visit. The Big Barn Café offers […]

Photo Munmorah State Conservation Area

Munmorah State Conservation Area

About 30 minutes drive north of The Entrance is the stunning Munmorah State Conservation Area. With its rugged coastline, sandy beaches, turquoise waters and dazzling views it is popular with campers, fishermen, surfers and bushwalkers. For starters head out to Wybung Head or the Tea Tree Picnic area with their panoramic views up and down […]

Photo of Somersby Falls

Somersby Falls and Girrakool

For a change of scenery head inland to explore the lush rainforest, magical waterfalls and secluded rock pools at Somersby Falls. Only 40 minutes drive from The Entrance, Somersby Falls Picnic Area has a carpark, free BBQs, picnic tables and toilets. There is a well-marked walking track down to the bottom of the falls. It is […]

Flying around The Entrance

For those who would like a bird’s eye view of the stunning coastline around The Entrance, there is a choice of para gliding, kite surfing, skydiving, micro flights and scenic helicopter tours. Tandem para gliding flights are available at Crackneck Lookout and are organised by the professionals at Cloudbase Paragliding. During the flight you will […]

Playgrounds around The Entrance

Get the kids off the couch and into the fresh air and sunshine of the outdoors. There is a great selection of playgrounds around The Entrance to suit all ages. Most have BBQ facilities, picnic tables, toilets and parking nearby. Here are a few of the best playgrounds within striking distance of The Entrance:  Vera’s […]

Dog Parks around The Entrance

The Entrance and surrounds caters well for your canine friend. With the choice of dog friendly beaches, parks, cafes and even a dog festival, it really is a doggie paradise. At the northern end of Shelly Beach is an off leash dog area where your pooch can frolic freely, make other doggie friends, swim in […]

Birdwatching around The Entrance

Because of the different habitats around The Entrance, there is an abundance of birdlife to be found. Head down to Tuggerah Lake, around Picnic Point to see some of the fascinating waterbirds and waders. You may spot the; Australian Pelican Bar-tailed Godwit Black Swan Black-winged Stilt Cattle Egret Chestnut Teal Cormorant (Little black and Pied) […]