The Entrance


The Entrance is one of the prettiest towns on the Central Coast with beautiful beaches and a great lake. The area is known for its huge pelican population, and every day at 3:30pm the pelicans assemble to be fed at a special pavilion on the ocean side of the bridge.

A place to relax and explore, its beaches are breathtaking while the lake at its back door is ideal for water-skiing, canoeing, sailing, rowing and sailboarding. Fishing from the ocean beaches or lakes is always popular and prawns can be caught on midsummer nights. Experience the regions fresh food at one of its cafes or restaurants. The nearby towns of Terrigal and Ettalong Beach are well worth a visit.

Quick Facts

The Entrance is a suburb of Central Coast in New South Wales. It is located approximately 64kms from the capital Sydney covering an area of 1.655 square kilometres. The Entrance has a recorded population of 4006 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.

If you are planning a visit to The Entrance 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 The Entrance and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.