We are looking forward to welcoming fully vaccinated visitors from Regional NSW back to Lake Macquarie from Monday 11 October. Please be aware that there are parts of the Lake Macquarie destination that are subject to different rules as they are part of the Central Coast local government area. If in doubt, please contact the friendly team at the Lake Macquarie Visitor Information Centre for more information (currently operating with temporary changes in opening hours). Please stay up-to-date with all the latest NSW Government COVID-19 rules to ensure you are travelling in Lake Macquarie safely.



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Nestled at the foot of the Watagan Mountains in the Lake Macquarie Hinterland is a most unusual place. A leisurely drive from Sydney on the Newcastle Freeway you will find The Elephant Shop. Full to overflowing with precious gems and minerals.


Unique gifts furniture collectables & crystals.

Hours: Mon - Fri 10am - 4pm, Closed Sat, Sun 9am - 5pm
Phone: 02 4977 1030

Map & Directions

1/567 Freemans Dr, Cooranbong NSW 2265