Meet the Makers Trail, Central Coast

Meet the local artisans from coast to hinterland as they open their doors for tastings, tipples and treasures.
Book your intimate behind the scenes experience to meet the makers and creators of the Central Coast.

A collective of Central Coast makers and creators have teamed up to offer a ‘Meet the Makers’ experience that trails the Central Coast from coast to hinterland.

Tempt your taste-buds with multi award-winning cheeses, or try your hand at a cheese making workshop. Savour sweet nougat and chocolates handcrafted locally at leisure, or on a factory tour.

Sample botanical and fruit flower wines, or book in for a meet the winemaker or chocolate and wine experience for two. Take to the water to experience NSW’s only pearl farm, harvesting the precious, local Akoya pearl by third-generation pearl farmers.

For more information: visitcentralcoast.com.au/news/meetthemakers

Little Creek

Multi award-winning, hand-crafted cheeses. Visit the factory headquarters and tasting room housed at the historic Wyong Milk Factory. For an interactive experience, pre-book a hands-on workshop or private tasting and go behind-the-scenes with this family of cheesemakers.

141-155 Alison Road WYONG  |  02 4353 2433  |  littlecreekcheese.com.au

Firescreek Botanical Winery

Taste award-winning wines crafted from boutique fruit, flower and native botanicals.Enjoy a tipple at the cellar door, housed on the organic garden estate. Or for a more in-depth experience, book in for the ‘Meet the Winemaker’ or ‘Bush Tucker & Botanical Wines’ tour, ‘Foraging & Mixology’ workshop or the ‘Chocolate & Wine-Pairing’ experience.

192 Wattle Tree Road HOLGATE  |  02 4365 0768  |  firescreek.com.au

Broken Bay Pearl Farm

NSW’s only pearl farm, home to the precious Akoya pearl – the Central Coast’s best kept secret! Visit the Shellar Door on the beautiful Hawkesbury River, browse the exquisite pearl jewellery, sample locally grown oysters and book in a tour to cruise with a pearl farmer.

12 Kowan Road MOONEY MOONEY  |  02 9985 1479  |  pearlsofaustralia.com.au

The Factory – Nougat and Chocolate

An immersive confectionary wonderland, The Factory is the home of Nougat Limar, Bon Bon Fine Chocolate and The Sydney Marshmallow Co. Take a ‘Factory Tour’ and see your favourite products being created, or wander the huge Retail showroom’s selection of treats to take home. Sip a signature Hot Chocolate in our cafe while the kids get creative in a ‘Junior Chocolatiers Workshop’.

6 Jusfrute Drive WEST GOSFORD  |  02 4322 2244  |  chocolatefactorygosford.com.au