Top of page

Accessible nature guide now available

Disabled woman in wheelchair with assistant walking in garden

Council has developed a guide of accessible bushland, reserves and foreshore destinations on the Central Coast for community and visitors with disabilities.

The Accessible Nature guide provides factual information for trip planning such as parking, amenities and other features to help people with disabilities to get out in nature.  Information on Council’s beach wheelchair and matting is also included.

Destinations include:

  • Bateau Bay picnic area
  • Carawah Boardwalk, West Gosford
  • Marie Byles Lookout, Killcare
  • Saltwater Creek Boardwalk, Long Jetty
  • Somersby Falls picnic area, Somersby
  • St Johns Lookout, Katandra Reserve, Mount Elliot
  • Warriwarri Walk, Kincumba Mountain, Kincumber
  • Yaruga Picnic Area, Rumbalara Reserve, Springfield

The easy to read brochure includes imagery, pictograms and maps and is available to view online and as a printed brochure, which can be picked up from Council’s customer service centres (Wyong and Gosford) or libraries.

The delivery of this guide is an action from Central Coast Council’s Disability Inclusion Action Plan to make the Central Coast more accessible, inclusive and liveable.

Central Coast Council is committed to improving accessibility to its services, facilities and spaces for people with a disability so that all residents and visitors can enjoy the local environment and activities. For more information, go to Council’s Accessibility and Inclusion webpage.

You might also like

A man in a wheelchair moves to the lift of an accessible bus A man in a wheelchair moves to the lift of an accessible bus

City and County of Honolulu agree to improve paratransit for people with disabilities

The Justice Department announced on Tuesday that it entered into…

mother with son in wheelchair at home mother with son in wheelchair at home

New Orchard research finds accessible features can improve residential property values

Real estate company Orchard, which specializes in helping homeowners to…

blind person boarding the bus blind person boarding the bus

New technology solution “OnBoard” for blind people to access public buses

Technology company Continental, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, and…

Tram Toronto Tram Toronto

Canada invests in accessible and affordable transit options

On January 16, the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship…