Love Local Guides

love local guide to explore and support local businesses

With the latest NSW restrictions, Central Coast businesses need our support.

Our fresh set of Love Local Guides feature a range of businesses ready to make your lockdown experience a little more normal... or at least filled with sweet treats, craft liquor, hinterland produce and boutique shopping essentials! Love Local Guides make it easy to buy local, directly supporting the Central Coast's exceptional business community. Each guide showcases the quality, creativity and innovation offered by businesses who call the Coast home - some new, some long-standing favourites, but all needing some extra love during lockdown.

How to support local:


love local guide for takeaway cafe and restaurants
Love Local Guide: Food and Drink – Cafes, restaurants and ready-meals
Many favourite local eateries are still open for your foodie needs! They are savvily navigating the latest rules to continue serving their loyal customers, embracing contactless collection and delivery, and offering daily 'pick-me-up' menus online.
love local guide for shopping online
Love Local Guide: Online shopping boutiques and bespoke retailers
While we are restricted to staying at home, we can still indulge in a little retail therapy online. Thanks to many savvy local boutiques and retailers, you can now easily browse and buy online from a collection of Central Coast stores.
love local guide for food and drink producers delivering
Love Local Guide: Fresh food and drink producers with home delivery
The Central Coast has a rich hinterland abundant with poultry, fruit, vegetables, nuts, eggs, honey, and more... right here on our doorstep. Here’s your 'go-to guide' for buying local with pre-orders and doorstep delivery.
Love Local Guide: Hot tips for the best Father's Day gifts
We’re equipping you with all the tools you need to conquer Father’s Day in lockdown this year, with an epic list of local gifts for Sunday the fifth.