The Green Travel Guide
The Central Coast features in the NEW Green Travel Guide, a trusted resource for planning an environmentally-friendly holiday filled with sustainable experiences.
Find eco minded experiences
The Central Coast is proud to be the home of 19 passionate ecotourism businesses committed to their unique eco-friendly journey! This community of advocates includes 8 ECO Certified experiences plus another 11 'ECO Applicants' on their sustainability journey with Ecotourism Australia. These dedicated, locally-run businesses are leading the way for our region's ecotourism, offering quality experiences in nature for locals and guests.
You can easily plan your own eco-adventure of the Central Coast, one of Australia's first ECO Destinations, with our list of nature-based, eco-conscious options below...
The Central Coast is now a certified Australian ECO Destination!
Inspired by World Environment Day 2022, the Central Coast is proud to announce we're now a certified Australian ECO Destination! Our beautiful NSW Central Coast is one of the first ECO Destinations certified by Ecotourism Australia.
Central Coast Marine Discovery Centre, Terrigal | ECO Certified
Since 2009, the CCMDC sustainably educates, protects and explores the Central Coast marine environment. A family-friendly educational experience where children can explore, learn and interact with the world under the waves through interactive tours.
Burnt Honey Bakery | Strive 4 Sustainability applicant
Burnt Honey is a community bakery at heart, owned and run by Jo and Hayley at Copacabana and Long Jetty. All pastries and breads are handmade on site using the highest quality, most ethical local produce available with a focus on waste reduction.
Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park, Calga | ECO applicant
Meet native Aussie wildlife and hike through Heritage-listed bushland. This 180 acre working wildlife sanctuary looks after a diverse community of wild, rescued & vulnerable animals, with ranger talks, accommodation, night tours & virtual tours available.
Ibis Styles The Entrance | Strive 4 Sustainability applicant
After winning Bronze for Deluxe Accommodation at the 2021 NSW Tourism Awards, ibis Styles The Entrance has embarked on its sustainability journey to respect its location on stunning Tuggerah Lakes and minutes from nearby beautiful beaches.