With an enviable coastal lifestyle and top-class recreational facilities, Lake Macquarie is the perfect place to have fun or get active in the water, with four patrolled beaches and our Lake Mac Swim Centres.
Lake Macquarie boasts four beautiful patrolled beaches
Find out about Lake Mac Swim Centres programming and find a location near you
Smart Beaches is a world-first trial using cutting-edge technology to increase safety and improve visitor experience at four beaches in Lake Macquarie and on Sydney’s Northern Beaches
Our Lake Mac Lifeguards have put together a full suite of virtual water education programs for 2020. A Matter of Seconds, traditionally an in-school education program, covers Basic Water Safety, Water Safety Awareness and an Introduction to First Aid.
Star ratings are generated weekly for 14 lake swimming sites based on water quality. A swimming site can receive between one and four stars depending on its performance that week.