community news

New facilities being built at Caves Beach

A new $1.3 million amenities block for Caves Beach will include a family change room, male and female change areas and a standalone change room for people with mobility challenges.

Lake Mac Friday Five - 22 June

Each week we’re giving you a heads-up on City news, Council projects, big events and hidden gems in our Friday five video.

What’s on this weekend in Lake Mac City

There is something for everyone in Lake Macquarie City this weekend, 22-24 June.

The Weir Road at Barnsley has reopened

Thanks for your patience, The Weir Road at Barnsley has reopened this morning (Thursday).

New app to help monitor pollution in local waterways, on our beaches and out to sea

Do you ever pick up rubbish on your walk along the beach, take part in community clean-ups, or run litter monitoring programs?

Fireworks bursts at Warners Bay on Saturday 23 June

Lake Macquarie residents are notified of four small fireworks shots on Saturday 23 June at Warners Bay foreshore between 6-7pm as part of Float Your Boat.

Technology - tablet - ipad

Disruption to online services

Please be advised of an upcoming disruption to Council's online services, including online payments and application lodgement, from 6-11pm Wednesday 20 June.

Hands-on for $50,000 Windale public art project

Windale’s retail precinct is set for a splash of colour thanks to a public art project drawing on the local community for inspiration.

The Weir Road at Barnsley is currently closed

The Weir Road at Barnsley was closed on Tuesday evening around 9pm, due to flooding over the road.

Call for stallholders for Living Smart Festival

Applications have opened for stallholders to attend this year’s Living Smart Festival, which is taking new measures to ensure the event lives up to its name.