Media releases

Green giveaway set for Saturday 30 March

Lake Macquarie City Council is poised to give away up to 1000 trailer-loads of organic material to improve backyard gardens and other green sites across the City.

Pelican jetty to receive a makeover

Refurbishment works at Pelican jetty will begin next week to create a safer area for fishing and will involve shortening the jetty while maintaining its existing ‘L’ shape structure.

Harmony Day set to celebrate Lake Mac’s diversity

Dancers and performers representing cultures from across the globe will light up the stage for this year’s Harmony Day celebrations in Lake Macquarie.

Local author Kaz Delaney serves up a delicious mystery in new series

Join award-winning author, Kaz Delaney, as she reveals her new Rosie Hart mystery series at Cardiff Library at2pmon Saturday 23 March and find out what makes a mystery cosy.

New docs set to guide Upper Cockle Creek floodplain management

Continuing with flood awareness programs, optimising flood emergency management and improving flood warning systems should be high priority actions for the Upper Cockle Creek Floodplain, according to a draft study on public exhibition.

Search on for next gen to regenerate Lake Mac

The hunt is on for a new generation of fresh young faces to rehabilitate and protect wild areas throughout Lake Macquarie.

Initiative to create a more accessible Lake Macquarie

Eligible Lake Macquarie residents will have the opportunity to obtain their own Master Locksmiths Key (MLAK) free of charge under a one-off initiative launched by Lake Macquarie City Council.

New shared pathway provides final link

Works on the final stages of the Speers Point to Glendale shared pathway are underway.

Council meeting highlights – Monday 11 March 2019

Read the determinations made at tonight’s Standing Committee Meeting of Lake Macquarie City Council.

Let’s celebrate the reopening of Pelican Boat Ramp

Pelican Boat Ramp is set to reopen to the public next weekend following a $1.2 million upgrade.