Media releases

Be SEEN between the flags

Enjoy going back in time with Swansea-Belmont, Caves Beach, Catherine Hill Bay and Redhead Surf Life Saving Clubs at the Living Cultures exhibition on show at SEEN@Swansea from Saturday 17 February.

Council opens pools free to the public

The Lake Macquarie community will have the chance to cool down for free this Saturday as the City’s four swim centres swing open their doors for free.

Art activation project to drive Lake tourism

Lake Macquarie City Council has won State Government support to create an art trail around the Lake that promises to become a significant attraction for local people and visitors alike.

Council meeting highlights - Monday 12 February

Highlights of the  meeting of Lake Macquarie City Council held on Monday 12 February 2018.

Nursery upgrade for Landcare Resource Centre

Lake Macquarie’s Landcare Resource Centre will officially open its new nursery on Saturday, providing expanded and upgraded facilities to benefit the City’s environmental groups and volunteers.

Lifeguards fly flag for Lake Mac in Surfest corporate challenge

The surf mastery and water skills of Lake Macquarie’s beach staff will be on display when a gun team of lifeguards lines up to represent the Council and City in the Surfest Evolution Charity Cup.

Progress for change this International Women’s Day

Each year, as a celebration of International Women’s Day, Council hosts a free film night for the community to highlight the economic, political and social achievements of women.

Toronto town centre transformation enters final stages

Toronto town centre is taking on a clean, contemporary and inviting new look as work on the $4.1 million Streetscape Master Plan enters the final stages.

Register your Clean Up Australia Day site

Lake Macquarie City Council is once again calling on the community, schools and local businesses to lend a hand to tidy up our City at this year’s event on Sunday 4 March.

New netball courts for Whitebridge

Hundreds of local netballers will soon be enjoying upgraded facilities at the Jack Stewart Netball Courts in Whitebridge with improvement works now under way.