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Lake Macquarie is a water lovers heaven. With over 30km of golden beaches and a lake centrepiece twice the size of Sydney Harbour, there’s room for everyone to enjoy the water activities they love.

Lake Macquarie has been a well-known sailing destination for years, hosting regattas and sailing events regularly. Exploring the islands and sandy inlets of the lake is another fun pastime; bring your own boat or hire one when you get here.

As the locals know, Lake Macquarie’s abundance of water truly makes the area an angler’s paradise. With a saltwater lake twice the size of Sydney Harbour and more than 30kms of pristine coastline, fishing enthusiasts will be spoilt for...
Lake Macquarie City is widely known for its spectacular beaches and pristine lake; maybe it is time to discover why Lake Macquarie is also for history lovers. Lake Macquarie has numerous historic places, but how do you sift through...
Whale watchers have been out in big numbers along the Lake Macquarie/Newcastle coast following the spotting of a baby white whale off Lennox Head, on the north coast, at the weekend. A Ballina man, Kynan Wall, was paragliding above Lennox...
An innovative art trail that will adorn the Lake Macquarie foreshore and create a national tourist attraction for the City was unveiled today at Warners Bay. The CREATIVE Lake exhibition is a curated collection of seven sculptures and murals that...
Coastal sightseeing, whale watching, cruise and event tours, departing from Honeysuckle Foreshore is the latest and greatest Hunter Coast adventure boat experience being floated out this weekend. CoastXP, the brainchild of 23-year-old ocean enthusiast Dominic May, launches on Saturday, June...
A pitch to national and international tourists is an integral part of the Lake Macquarie City Council ‘Destination Management Plan 2018-2022’ which was adopted at Monday night’s Council meeting. The DMP outlines Council’s Destination Direction, Vision, Mission, Key Strategic Policies...
Winter has hit with a vengeance over the past few days in the Lake Macquarie region with cold, and at times, heavy rainfall from the east coast further out to the Hunter. While everyone enjoys spending time by the lake...
Visitors to the City of Lake Macquarie this winter can stay an extra night courtesy of Lake Mac Holiday Parks who are offering a special three night deal for the price of two. With an endless coastline, a lake twice...
It’s that time of the year when those gracious whales start making their way up our coastline from the south to the north. Below is a roundup of the best places to view these incredible creatures. Redhead Bluff Don’t miss the incredible...
The sight of a one-year-old child nuzzling up to a buck kangaroo in the confines of the Morisset Hospital grounds yesterday, may have been a wonderful experience for the child and its parents, but at what risk to all...
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