Coastal Twist Arts and Culture Diversity Festival

Sporting Events

1 Oct 2021 to 4 Oct 2021 Annual Event

All ages, abiities, Free and ticketed events across 4 days.

“Be the change” is the theme for the 2021 Rainbow inspired diversity festival whose objective is to create a more welcoming and inclusive Central Coast NSW.

A bright and bold program of free and ticketed events across three delicious days and naughty nights Coastal Twist drew close to 8,000 people to the Central Coast Peninsula October 2019 and COVID cancelled for 2020 – but we are back.

2021 features Cabaret, Drag, Film, live music, Dance and Exhibitions across the Peninsula Hubs of Umina Beach, Woy Woy and Ettalong Beach.

Weekend also hosts the worlds first LGBTIQA Long-boarding event + volleyball, Surf Lifesavers with Pride demos and great Music @ “Life’s a beach Picnic day”, BYO Umbrella, beach chairs, slip. slop and slap your way into a fun day for all ages.

Coastal Twist Festival will once again culminate in the huge huge oceanfront “Coastie Carnie Fair Day” at the Peninsula Recreation Precinct, Umina Beach, all ages, all welcome, bring your pooches and enter the Pupparazzi Pooch parade, and don’t forget your picnic blanket, lots of curated and local food vendors, full day stage of entertainment.

Dedicated youth/teen area and Drag storytime for the kiddies – Get in early, grab your spot!


Bar Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Family Friendly Kiosk Non Smoking Paid Wifi Pet Friendly Pop Up Wine Bar Public Toilet Restaurant Shop / Gift Shop

Event Dates

Annual Event

1 Oct 2021 to 4 Oct 2021

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The Greenhouse Retreat Pearl Beach

Pearl Beach, Central Coast


NRMA Ocean Beach Holiday Resort

Umina Beach, Central Coast

People nearby tents located at Little Beach campground, Bouddi National Park. Photo: John

Little Beach campground

Bouddi, Central Coast

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The Boathouse Hotel Patonga

Patonga, Central Coast

Bells at Killcare

Bells at Killcare Boutique Hotel, Restaurant and Spa

Killcare Heights, Central Coast

Open plan living area with water views

Pittwater Beach House

Palm Beach, Northern Beaches

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