About Terrigal

Terrigal is a popular tourist destination on the Central Coast, and for good reason. From the statement Norfolk pines along The Esplanade, to the beautiful beach front and top tier food and drinks, Terrigal is a spot that wow’s everyone who witnesses it.

The stunning 4km beach line is one of Australia’s best.
About Terrigal

Suburb Statistics

* Derived from publicly available listing data over a 12M period starting February 01, 2023


335 Total number of listingsin the past 12 months
House listings214
Unit listings121
Median Days On Marketin the past 12 months
Average Sales Pricein the past 12 months


12,730 Total Suburb population
Age Range
5,797 Total Private Dwellings
Owned Ratio:62.10%
Rented Ratio:13.90%
Owned Ratio:12.60%
Rented Ratio:10.30%

Housing Market

House Statistics
Total Sold Properties153
Median Days On Market31
Median Sold Price$1,465,000
Rental Yield3.00%
Median Sold Price Growth-2.30%
Vacancy Rate1.74%
Auction Clearance Rate0.00%
Unit Statistics
Total Sold Properties86
Median Days On Market30
Median Sold Price$1,110,000
Rental Yield3.10%
Median Sold Price Growth-7.50%
Vacancy Rate1.01%

Listing Count - 12 Months

Feb '23Mar '23Apr '23May '23Jun '23Jul '23Aug '23Sep '23Oct '23Nov '23Dec '23Jan '24051015
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Market Activity in (Terrigal), last 12 months

Suburb listings
Number of Listings*96* House & Units
Suburb Rental Properties
Rental Properties*20* During Jan 2024
Suburb Sold Properties
Sold Properties*239* House & Units

Lifestyle and Amenities

Beach-Centric Living:

Terrigal boasts a stunning beachfront, making it a haven for beach lovers. Residents and visitors alike enjoy a relaxed coastal lifestyle, with activities like swimming, surfing, sunbathing, and beach sports being popular pastimes.

Vibrant Dining and Entertainment Scene:

The town features a diverse range of restaurants, cafes, and bars. This lively dining scene offers an array of culinary options, from casual beachside eateries to upscale dining experiences. The nightlife is also vibrant, with venues hosting live music and entertainment events.

Recreational Activities and Natural Beauty:

Beyond the beach, Terrigal offers a range of outdoor activities. The nearby Bouddi National Park provides opportunities for bushwalking, picnicking, and wildlife spotting. Additionally, water activities such as fishing, kayaking, and paddleboarding are popular in the area. The stunning coastal scenery and scenic lookout points also attract nature enthusiasts.

Lifestyle and Amenities
Investment Opportunities

Investment Opportunities

Strong Tourism and Holiday Rental Market:

Terrigal's popularity as a coastal destination attracts a steady flow of tourists throughout the year. This creates a strong demand for short-term holiday rentals, making it an attractive option for property investors. Investing in a property with features that appeal to vacationers, such as proximity to the beach or amenities, could yield a reliable source of rental income.

Desirable Coastal Lifestyle Appeal:

Terrigal's coastal location and vibrant lifestyle make it an attractive place for people looking for a sea change or holiday home. Properties in this area tend to hold their value well, and there may be potential for capital growth over time. Investing in a well-maintained property with appealing features can make it an appealing choice for buyers.

Diverse Property Market:

Terrigal offers a range of property types, from apartments and townhouses to detached houses. This diversity provides different investment options to cater to various budgets and preferences. Conducting thorough market research to understand the demand and potential returns for each type of property can help investors make informed decisions.

Unique Characteristics

The Skillion:

The Skillion is an iconic natural landmark in Terrigal. It's a striking headland that juts out into the ocean, offering panoramic views of the coastline. The walking trail to the top of the Skillion provides both locals and visitors with a picturesque vantage point to admire the beauty of the Central Coast.

Terrigal Haven and Haven Beach:

Terrigal Haven is a sheltered cove located adjacent to Terrigal Beach. It's a popular spot for boating, fishing, and picnicking. The calm waters make it an ideal place for families and those looking for a more relaxed beach experience. The surrounding rock formations and marine life add to its unique charm.

Unique Characteristics