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Lake Macquarie Area


Adventure holidays at Lake Macquarie

Lake Macquarie and its excellent ocean beaches as well as nearby Watagan Mountains National Park provide plenty of opportunities for an action and adventure holiday. Bushwalk, horse-ride, 4WD or cycle in the mountains, snorkel, dive and surf at the beach.

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Lake Macquarie Area

The largest coastal saltwater lake in Australia, Lake Macquarie is an aquatic playground, perfect for a relaxing holiday. Take your pick of experiences from cruising on the lake to mountain walks, great lakeside dining and shopping.   

Linking the lake, beaches and mountains are more than 90 villages including Warners Bay, Swansea and Belmont, offering great surfing spots and heritage-listed towns throughout the area.

Local areas

  • Belmont Belmont in NSW is home to the wonderful Belmont Golf Club. also lists accommodation in Belmont,
  • Charlestown Charlestown is a key town centre at the northern end of Lake Macquarie. lists info about the Ch
  • Morisset Morriset is a gateway to the Watagan Mountains.
  • Swansea Swansea is an energetic Lake Macquarie town with wonderful boating.
  • Toronto Toronto is a peaceful township and commercial hub of the Westlakes region.
  • Warners Bay Warners Bay offers a great lifestyle with a vibrant cultural precinct. It's a pretty lakeside suburb. VisitN

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