Events

Lake Macquarie Art Bazaar

When: 4 May, 2019
WhereSpeers Point Park
DetailsYour world will be brighter with a visit to the enchanting Art Bazaar which is presented by Hunter Arts Network who carefully select a wide variety of stalls featuring premium handmade products. Find out more

Rathmines Catalina Festival

When19 May
WhereRathmines Park
DetailsThis great community event showcases Rathmines and Lake Macquarie, with an awesome air show, featuring formation AEROBATIC display, seaplane rides, seaplanes on display, live music, great food and much more. Find out more

Belmont Beers, Blues & BBQ

When25 May
WhereBelmont South Foreshore
DetailsMore information to come

Port to Port MTB

When25 - 26 May
WhereKillingworth, Awaba and Glenrock
DetailsPort to Port is a MTB stage race taking place over four days in New South Wales from Thursday 23 May to Sunday 26 May 2019. Beginning at the stunning Audrey Wilkinson Winery, riders let loose across the spectacular Hunter Valley, Lake Macquarie and Newcastle Region in the best mountain bike holiday the east coast has to offer. Find out more

Float Your Boat

When28-29 June
WhereMarmong Point Marina, Warners Bay Foreshore
DetailsFloat Your Boat is an open challenge for boat owners to dress up their boats with lights and take part in a flotilla parade held over two nights on our beautiful Lake Macquarie.

Feast for the Senses

When27 September
WhereSpeers Point Park
DetailsThe opportunity to enjoy a two-course dinner under the stars beside beautiful Lake Macquarie returns to Speers Point Park again in 2019.

Living Smart Festival

When28-29 September
WhereSpeers Point Park
DetailsLiving Smart Festival is one of the largest environmentally focused community events in Australia, raising awareness of environmental issues, fostering a love of the outdoors and inspiring residents to live more sustainably. Find out more

Lake Mac Food & Wine Festival

When19 October
WhereSpeers Point Park
DetailsThe Lake Macquarie Food and Wine Festival will showcase the finest food, wine and beer suppliers and businesses from the Hunter Valley and NSW at your doorstep. The event will feature cooking demonstrations, a collection of fine wine, craft beer, food, music and entertainment for the whole family. Find our more

Offshore Superboat Championships

When19-20 October
WhereMarmong Point Marina
DetailsRound four of the Offshore Superboat Championships will take place again on Lake Macquarie over two days in October. Find out more

Fernleigh 15

When20 October
WhereFernleigh Track
DetailsThe annual Fernleigh 15 is the one opportunity for runners and walkers to complete the entire length of the Fernleigh Track without traffic or bicycles. Find out more

Lake Mac Carols

When8 December
WhereSpeers Point Park
DetailsLake Macquarie City Council is proud to present a spectacular evening of fireworks, entertainment, delicious food and award winning musical artists as we count down to Christmas at Lake Mac's biggest Carols event!