Central Coast Marine Discovery Centre, New South Wales

Web site: www.ccmdc.org.au

The Central Coast Marine Discovery Centre (CCMDC) opened its doors to the public on Boxing Day, 26 December, 2009. After months of work from volunteers and supporting organisations, the CCMDC is ready for visitors.

Features of CCMDC include:

  • Displays of local marine life, environments and history
  • “Touch pool” where you can meet the rock pool residents
  • “Sea Star Theatre” audio-visual programme
  • Kids activities – including story time in the Little Fishes Reading Room, Junior Marine Scientist quiz, plaster craft…. and lots more
  • Dive Wreck Room simulating the underwater feel of the ex-HMAS Adelaide (to be sunk as an artificial reef)
  • Tourist information and bookishop
  • Lagoon cafe for tea, coffee, ice-creams and drinks

Come in for a visit – 10am-4pm daily through January (closed New Year’s Day)

The MDC is located at 11 Terrigal Drive, Terrigal – near Rotary Park (opp Terrigal Pacific Motel)

Admission: $4 Adult, $2 Child/concession $10 Family (2A, 2C)

MDCA is proudly supported by: