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Broken Bay Sport and Recreation Centre

  • Broken Bay Beach
  • Broken Bay lodge accommodation
  • Broken Bay's recreation hall

Sixty minutes north of Sydney with access by boat only, Broken Bay Sport and Recreation Centre provides a range of services, facilities and accommodation options for school camps, family camps, kids’ camps, sporting events, weddings, fishing weekends, community groups, music festivals and more. Set on 650 hectares of unspoilt wilderness, Broken Bay Sport and Recreation Centre feels worlds away with its isolated headland, beach, river and bush setting and breathtaking views of the Hawkesbury. Home to the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Bronze and Silver journeys the area is abundant in nature walks and native animals.

Located on the Hawkesbury River, accessible by boat only (map)

Phone: (02) 4349 0600
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Accessible accommodation

What's on at Broken Bay

Broken Bay Hawkesbury Cruise boat
10 Apr

Sit back and enjoy a delightful cruise on the Central Coast's own Hawkesbury River taking in the peaceful surrounding

Duke of Ed Pack and Paddle
23 Apr to 27 Apr

If you are looking to do a Residential Project for your Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award the Hawkesbury River is a great

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Getting to Broken Bay Sport and Recreation Centre


Broken Bay Sport and Recreation Centre, Hawkesbury River NSW 2083 

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Chartered ferry

Broken Bay Sport and Recreation Centre provides a pick-up service from:

  • Brooklyn Wharf
  • Palm Beach Wharf
  • Patonga Wharf

Please check your booking confirmation to identify the pick-up location for your program. 

Public transport

  • Brooklyn Wharf is a short walk from Hawkesbury River train station on the Newcastle and Central Coast rail line. 
  • Palm Beach Wharf is accessible via bus route number L90/190 which runs between Central and Palm Beach.
  • Patonga Wharf is accessible via bus route number 54 which runs between Woy Woy and Umina.

Check for full timetable information.


There is limited public parking at the wharf pick-up locations.


Phone: (02) 4349 0600 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)

Fax: (02) 4379 1201

Postal address: Broken Bay Sport and Recreation Centre, C/O Post Office, Brooklyn NSW 2083 

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Broken Bay Sport and Recreation Centre

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What customers say

  • “The staff from Broken Bay would have to be the most cooperative, friendly and dedicated group of people you could meet. We felt like were staying at a five star hotel.”
    Australian Wind Orchestra