Cogra Bay, New South Wales

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Cogra Bay
Central CoastNew South Wales
Population18 (2016 census)[1]
Elevation12 m (39 ft)
LGA(s)Central Coast Council
State electorate(s)Gosford
Federal division(s)Robertson
Suburbs around Cogra Bay:
Cheero Point Wondabyne Wondabyne
Mooney Mooney Cogra Bay Patonga
Long Island Brooklyn Dangar Island

Cogra Bay is a suburb of the Central Coast region of New South Wales, Australia, located on the north bank of the Hawkesbury River 51 kilometres (32 mi) north of Sydney. It is part of the Central Coast Council local government area.

Cogra Bay is bounded by the Hawkesbury River to the south, the mouth of the Mooney Mooney Creek to the west, Mullet Creek to the east, and the Brisbane Water National Park to the north. It consists of a number of properties accessible only by boat or by water taxi less than 10 minutes from Brooklyn on the southern side of the Hawkesbury River. Although, due to shallow water in some parts of the bay, there may be limited access at low tide. Cogra Bay residents enjoy an off-grid lifestyle, using solar power and rain water tank storage.[2][3] The nearest railway stations are Brooklyn and Wondabyne.


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Cogra Bay (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 30 October 2018. Edit this at WikidataCC BY icon.svg Material was copied from this source, which is available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
  2. ^ Riverfront Real Estate. "Cogra Bay". Archived from the original on 30 August 2007. Retrieved 21 July 2007.
  3. ^ Vass, Nathan (30 April 2005). "Back to basics". The Sydney Morning Herald. p. 8.

Further reading[edit]

  • Richmond, Tom (2005). Bar Island & Lower Hawkesbury river settlements. Marrickville: Deerubbin Press and Hornsby Shire Council. ISBN 0-9750991-4-0.

Coordinates: 33°30′54″S 151°13′05″E / 33.515°S 151.218°E / -33.515; 151.218