Eat & Drink

Summer Sips

What happens when you gather great Central Coast culinary talent and let them get creative around an open fire at the exciting new Hawkesbury River venue, Bush River Kitchen? The coming together of local chefs and food professionals gave all a chance to share the primal importance of feasting in the fresh air in a truly magical locale.

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It’s Here – Spring Edition of Central Coast Life & Style Out Now!

Edition 8, the Spring edition of Central Coast Life & Style has arrived, and this one is a serious contender. Our cover features three generations of women, the formidable forces behind Gin Events. We are so honoured to have sat down and spoken with Judith Kennedy AM, CEO and Founder of The Australian Gin Distillers

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Sneak Peek: Central Coast Life & Style Edition 7 Lands Next Week!

As the temperature cools, things at Central Coast Life & Style are warming up for our Winter issue – with Edition 7 launching across the Central Coast, Sydney and Hunter next week. You’ll find Collective Hub founder and high-profile business leader, Lisa Messenger, on the cover – shot by none other than our talented photo


Meet the Maker: Philip Moore of Moore’s Gin

Previously a nursery, as well as a venue for weddings, fairy parties and other events in the 1980s and ‘90s, you’d be hard-pressed to find a veteran Central Coast local who doesn’t have fond memories of the gardens now occupied by Distillery Botanica, the home of Moore’s Gin. Local horticulturalist Philip Moore was a passionate

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide: 7 Last Minute Gift Ideas We Love

With Mother’s Day fast approaching this Sunday, May 8, we’ve done the round up on some of our favourite last-minute gift ideas to spoil the Mum(s) in your life on their special day. Whether you’re treating your mum, grandma, sister, aunt or a special fur-mum in your life, we’ve got some out-of-the-box gift ideas that

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It’s Here – Autumn Edition of Central Coast Life & Style Out Now!

After an exciting few months, we proudly bring you Edition 6 of Central Coast Life & Style, distributing across the Central Coast, Sydney and the Hunter Valley now. In this special edition, we feature our first male cover – the ever-incredible king of cocktails and owner of Maybe Sammy, Martin Hudak. A lover of our


One of our favourite fashion destinations, La Bohème Lifestyle, Turns 4

In 2014, a Scottish lass named Stephanie Davies moved to the Central Coast with her husband and two beautiful daughters to embrace the coast lifestyle. With her background in fashion styling and personal shopping, she was faced with one small dilemma – for her and her friends, there weren’t many places they could shop…  

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Sneak Peek – Summer – Edition 5 Out Now

This weekend, put your feet up, settle in with a coffee, and dive into the summer edition of Central Coast Life & Style… The Central Coast Life & Style team are excited to release the latest edition of our print magazine, with local surf prodigy Molly Picklum on the cover. At just 19, Molly has


Drifters Wharf Celebrates Full House Opening Weekend

On October 7, the social media space on the Central Coast began to buzz following an exciting online announcement… “Hello Gosford…since we have been locked down, Mumbo Jumbo’s and Shady Palms have had a baby…”   That beautiful baby is Drifters Wharf in Gosford, and to celebrate its December 3 opening, that baby had one


Sweet Serenity – Idyllic Holiday Homes in Terrigal

Two idyllic hideaways in Terrigal’s lush countryside offer everything you need to relax, revive and re-energise. Perhaps you’re aching to shake off the stress in a place that allows your mind to begin harmonising with your body once again; perhaps you and your partner are searching for a romantic escape, or there’s a very special


New Heights, Faith and Silver Linings – Nicola McDermott

This has been a big year for high jump champion Nicola McDermott. She won silver at the Tokyo Olympics, set a new national record (three times) and became the second Australian woman in history to win an Olympic high jump medal – but she’s not done yet. “Surrender your fear of failing in public, surrender


Food Waste Warrior Ronni Kahn – OzHarvest

OzHarvest founder and CEO Ronni Kahn humbly describes herself as a magnet for magnificent people, but this internationally renowned leader has touched the lives of countless vulnerable people – and she continues to fight for change.  To say Ronni Kahn is a woman with a mission is an understatement. The elegant pocket dynamo is known



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