This Centre is a very popular School Excursion site and bookings are essential.
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Opening Hours

 The Marine Discovery Centre is now open 7 days a weeek 10am – 4pm.

School Programs

  The Central Coast Marine Discovery Centre (CCMDC) offers a range of fieldwork and excursion programs for primary and secondary students. We provide engaging excursions where your…

Wings, Whales and Wildflowers Experience

  A new experience in observing, learning and enjoying the coast by land or sea. The Central Coast has a dozen spectacular National Parks, numerous…

Activities Tours and Services

Looking for interesting activities to keep your children amused. Group tours can be tailored to suit. Contact the Central Coast Marine Discovery Centre for more…

Welcome to PARKLIFE.

A kiosk focused on clean eats for kids & great organic coffee for mums & dads. Headed up by chef Paulymac, the blackboard menu changes…

Become a friend of CCMDC

We are currently updating our "Friends of the ccmdc" program, if you would like to receive updates about the Marine Discovery Centre & our activities…


Admission fees commencing 1 January, 2018: Adults $10, Child / Conc $6, Carers with Carers Card = Free if with client. Family (2A, 2C) $26…