7 family-friendly holiday parks on the Central Coast
Summer is approaching fast and what better way to enjoy the warm weather and long days than to book a family holiday to the Central Coast. There are seven holiday parks on the Central Coast that stand out as fun-filled holiday destinations that will keep the kids happy for days.
Budgewoi Holiday Park
Located at the northern end of the Central Coast, on the foreshore of Lake Munmorah, Budgewoi Holiday Park is a lakeside haven for your next family holiday. Bring your boat, kayak or stand up paddleboard and spend your days on the water. The kids will love playing in the park, reaching amazing heights on the jumping pillow or enjoying the free school holiday activity program. Explore the local area and visit the nearby footbridge or call into the nearby cafés and restaurants; all within walking distance.
For more information, visit the Budgewoi Holiday Park website.
Norah Head Holiday Park
Norah Head is considered to be one of the most stunning areas of the Central Coast. The Norah Head Holiday Park is a water sports haven with a resort-style swimming pool and is within walking distance to Cabbage Tree Bay boat ramp and the rockpool. Soldiers Beach is also within walking distance and is ideal for surfers; this beach is patrolled by lifesavers from October to April. Take a tour of the nearby Norah Head Lighthouse to experience breathtaking views of the Central Coast. The hardest part of your holiday will be dragging the kids away from the playground, jumping pillow and free school holiday activities.
For more information, visit the Norah Head Holiday Park website.
Canton Beach Holiday Park
If you are looking for a lakeside family holiday, Canton Beach Holiday Park on the foreshore of Tuggerah Lake is an excellent option. The park has its own boat ramp or you can hire kayaks and stand up paddleboards from Canton Beach Paddle Shack which is located just down the road. The kids will be kept entertained by the jumping pillow, playground and free school holiday activities. Norah Head is only a few minutes’ drive away from Wyrrabalong National Park where there are a range of walking trails to choose from to experience local flora and fauna.
For more information, visit the Canton Beach Holiday Park website.
Toowoon Bay Holiday Park
Toowoon Bay Holiday Park provides an ideal mix of sand, surf and shade with access to both Toowoon Bay and Shelly Beach. Both of these beaches are patrolled by lifeguards between October and April making it a great choice for your next family getaway to the Central Coast. Spend your days hanging by the resort-style pool with the kids or having fun at the playground and jumping pillow. Dad may even like a round of golf at the nearby Shelly Beach Golf Club. You can head out and explore The Entrance which is only a five minute drive away.
For more information, visit the Toowoon Bay Holiday Park website.
Blue Lagoon Beach Resort
The Blue Lagoon Beach Resort features an absolute beachfront location with incredible views of Shelly Beach. Top this off with an impressive heated resort-style pool and spa area and you have an ideal location for your next Central Coast family holiday. There are two playgrounds for the kids and the Shelly Beach Golf Club is just down the road for the dads. Go on a short walk up to Crackneck lookout which is a great vantage point to spot migrating whales and enjoy a family picnic. The on-site kiosk serves delicious coffee, meaning you don’t have to go far for your morning caffeine hit.
For more information, visit the Blue Lagoon Beach Resort website.
Shelly Beach Holiday Resort
Shelly Beach Holiday Park is located only a short walk from the golden sands of Shelly Beach which is patrolled by lifeguards between October and April. The new swimming pool and waterpark with waterslides, spray zone and tipping bucket will sure be the highlight of your family holiday. Dads can enjoy a round of golf at the nearby Shelly Beach Golf Club and mums can enjoy a spot of shopping at nearby Long Jetty.
For more information, visit the Shelly Beach Holiday Park website.
NRMA Ocean Beach Holiday Resort
The NRMA Ocean Beach Holiday Resort is located on the stunning beachfront at Umina Beach. This is an ideal family holiday resort for your next Central Coast getaway. The kids will be exhausted from hours of fun enjoying the heated resort pools and spas, waterpark, playground, jumping pillow, go-karts and activities. You can even hire bikes for the family, saving you from having to pack your own. You can explore the nearby Brisbane Water National Park with many walking trails and lookouts to choose from.
For more information, visit the NRMA Ocean Beach Holiday Resort website.