Media releases

Funding to enhance Lake Macquarie’s natural assets

Lake Macquarie City Council has welcomed the announcement of $420,000 in funding from the State Government for coastal dune revegetation, foreshore rehabilitation and wetland management in Lake Macquarie.

Funding to enhance Lake Macquarie’s natural assets

Lake Macquarie City Council has welcomed the announcement of $420,000 in funding from the State Government for coastal dune revegetation, foreshore rehabilitation and wetland management in Lake Macquarie.

Local holiday park finalist in regional awards

A revamped Lake Macquarie holiday park has been shortlisted for a prestigious regional tourism prize.

Safer path to Redhead Beach on its way

Works to provide safer pedestrian access to Lake Macquarie’s popular Redhead Beach are now underway with Lake Macquarie City Council starting works on-site this week.

Council meeting highlights – Monday 8 July 2019

Read the highlights from Council's Monday 8 July meeting.

Celebrate NAIDOC Week in Lake Macquarie

Council will celebrate NAIDOC Week 2019 with a range of community activities from 7-14 July, including the traditional flag raising ceremony at Council’s Administration Building at Speers Point on Wednesday 10 July.

Council meeting preview – Monday 8 July 2019

Find out what will be discussed at Monday night's Council meeting.

Lake Mac business awards finalists announced

Finalists announced today for the 2019 Lake Macquarie Business Excellence Awards demonstrate the depth and diversity of the City’s corporate talent.

Float Your Boat 2019 glows off

A glowing T-Rex towering more than 10m above Lake Macquarie stole the show at this year’s Float Your Boat festival.

$1.24bn worth of development approved in Lake Mac

Development continues to boom in Lake Macquarie despite a national downward trend, with a record $1.24 billion worth of development approvals in the past financial year.