If your trip to The Entrance North is all locked in but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, let us give you a few hints and tips.Make the short drive out of the center of the neighborhood and spend some time discovering Magenta Shores Golf Course and Magenta Shores Beach. Like some more close-by options? Blue Bay Beach is also worth a pit stop.
If you’d like to head out on a day trip, we have a few ideas. Why not hop in the car and check out what’s on offer in Blue Bay or Toowoon Bay? Both offer plenty to do and a decent range of hotels. Blue Bay is 2 miles away, and Toowoon Bay is 2 miles.
Nothing says vacation like jumping in the car, blasting some tunes and cruising to the seaside. The Entrance North has some amazing beaches close by, so bring along a book (and a kite if the wind’s blowing) and take a jaunt to one of these great options:
Toowoon Bay Beach (2 miles away).
Soldiers Beach (4 miles away).
Terrigal Beach (8 miles away).
If you’re eager to get out and meet new people, signing up for an event at Ettalong Diggers Club is a terrific idea. You’ll find it 16 miles from The Entrance North, so have a browse through the schedule and see what grabs you.
Around 1 mile from central The Entrance, The Entrance North is a fantastic base to explore this delightful city and its surrounds. If all you’re chasing is a cost-efficient vehicle to zoom around the local area, an economy or a compact car will suit you fine. Those with families will appreciate the added trunk space and ample legroom that a four-wheel drive or a full-size offers. Eager to splash out? Our premium category is full of cars that are luxurious to drive and will make your getaway that much more unforgettable.
You’ll be glad to hear that there’s a broad range of both economy and luxury rental vehicles in The Entrance North. What you end up going with depends on your budget and what you’re planning to do. Specialty vehicles often spare no expense when it comes to mod cons and comfort. If you want to indulge yourself, why not pick up a high-end SUV, or perhaps an upmarket medium-sized sedan? Otherwise, if you’re just after something to get from A to B as efficiently as possible, you’re better off going with a budget compact vehicle (or something else that won’t burn a hole in your pocket).
Keep on the left-hand side of the road in The Entrance North. If you’re planning to grab a rental car here, take note that the driver’s seat will be on the right. It could take a little getting used to!
Normally, your chosen rental car company will charge the amount fined to your credit card. Alternatively, the company may forward your contact details to the relevant local law enforcement agency so they can issue a fine directly to you.
Seat belts are mandatory in Central Coast Council. Having said that, these rules may differ for some vehicles, like those used by public transportation networks.
As long as you have hands-free or Bluetooth functions enabled, it’s legal to use your cell phone while driving in The Entrance North. But make sure you keep concentrating on the road.
In The Entrance North, it’s a punishable offence to operate a vehicle with a BAC (blood alcohol content) higher than 0.05%. If you’re thinking of having a few drinks with dinner, it’s a good idea to leave your car at your hotel.
It’s illegal to turn at a red light in The Entrance North. If you encounter one, enjoy a couple of mindful moments until the light flicks back to green.