Gosford is the gateway to the Central Coast located on the Brisbane Water and close to the beautiful Brisbane Water National Park. Visit the Australian Reptile Park and get close to snakes, kangaroos and other native wildlife. Or explore the Mangrove Boardwalk and its array of native plants and animals.

Gosford has a mild climate, ocean beaches, bushland, forests, fishing and sailing making it a popular holiday destination. It is a prosperous business centre with a railway station and bus terminal linking it to Sydney and surrounding areas.

Quick Facts

Gosford is a suburb of Central Coast in New South Wales. It is located approximately 51kms from the capital Sydney covering an area of 2.951 square kilometers. Gosford has a recorded population of 3499 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.

If you are planning a visit to Gosford we’ve put together some of the things nearby that you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Gosford and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.

Nearby Accommodation

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Water Views

The Greenhouse Retreat

Green Point, Central Coast

Studio Room

Mantra Ettalong Beach

Ettalong Beach, Central Coast

Crowne Plaza Terrigal from the beach

Crowne Plaza Terrigal Pacific

Terrigal, Central Coast


Discovery Parks – Toowoon Bay Holiday Park

, Central Coast

Two minutes from the beach, this is an icon right where you can feed the Pelicans

Backpackers @ The Entrance

The Entrance, Central Coast


Gosford Palms Motor Inn

Gosford, Central Coast