This is our place

helping Lake Macquarie thrive

This is our place

helping Lake Macquarie thrive

ARTICLES

This weekend take the kids for a ride and stop for a story along the way. To celebrate Children’s Week, Lake Mac Council has a range of things to do as a family outdoors. We absolutely love their idea of story walks. Your family can read the book Dugong Magic written by our very own […]
In Australia every year more people die as a result of residential fires than of all our natural disasters combined. On average over the last ten years, the number of people who have died in fires at their homes has remained consistent at approximately 50. Sadly, most of these deaths are preventable, especially with a
Some may say that living in Australia is only for the brave. With 21 of the world’s most venomous snakes, blue-ringed octopus, sharks, and spiders, there’s a few creatures you need to keep a lookout for. Our weather at the moment is the perfect condition for funnel web spiders. The Australian Reptile Park has warned
On my morning walk along the shore of Lake Macquarie, I could smell smoke in the air and it made me uneasy. I was overcome with the memories of last summer. It won’t be easy to forget the bushfires which engulfed Australia in the summer of 2020. I remember one day I went to pick
Finding the right person for the job can be a challenge. We’ve all heard horror stories of tradies that haven’t turned up, or when they’ve arrived, haven’t done a good job. How about the tradie that has a couple of things left to do but once you pay them disappears off the face of the
Sitting around 160 metres above sea level, Munibung Hill connects the suburbs of Warners Bay, Speers Point, Boolaroo and Macquarie Hills. Even Argenton and Glendale are also attached to this historic land. If this hill could talk it would tell many stories. From the Awabakal people and it’s significance during dream time to the early
So many times during this adventure we stopped, closed our eyes, and listened to the wildlife. The birds were definitely a standout. From the familiar cry of the black crow to the chattering sounds of our happy lorikeets. We have admired this piece of land from the water many times, but now it’s taken on

WHAT'S ON

COMMUNITY

Follow us on Social Media →