recreation news

Swim stars shine at NSW Country Championships

A squad of Lake Macquarie athletes has earned its place among the top 10 swim teams in NSW, with star performers now poised to compete at national level.

What’s on this weekend in Lake Mac City

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

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.

Maintenance and mowing at Speers Point dog park

The fenced dog park at Speers Point will be closed for mowing and maintenance on Wednesday 20 March between 9.30am and 12.30pm.

Join me at the opening of Pelican Boat Ramp this Saturday

I hope you can join me this Saturday from 9am at the official opening of the new Pelican Boat Ramp. It has taken a little more time than expected and some very hard work to get the project completed, but I am glad to say that it is a vast improvement on what was previously there. I am positive we will see a number of locals and visitors test out the ramp, which is now safer and more accessible.

Giddy up in Lake Mac

Here in Lake Mac there are plenty of great places to take your horse for a trot, canter or gallop!

Maintenance work on Frederick Street Bridge, Glendale

Roads and Maritime Services is carrying out maintenance work on Frederick Street Bridge, Glendale.

New shared pathway provides final link

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

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.

Team Lake Macquarie announced for 2019 International Children’s Games in Russia

Fourteen local swimmers and track and field athletes will represent the City of Lake Macquarie at the International Children’s Games (ICG) in Ufa, Russia from 9 to 13 July 2019.