Percy Street Playground in Hillsborough, is small but perfectly formed. Not overwhelming or filled with too much equipment. There’s space to sit,
Swansea Skate Park is perfectly situated along the channel at Swansea. This skate park is surrounded by playing fields, a playground, and
If you’ve never been to Bolton Point Park and playground before, you need to. Getting out of the car we immediately felt
Surrounded on one side by a large grassy field, and on the other by basketball courts, you’ll find Bonnells Bay Playground. With
Bonnells Bay Skate Park is one of the smaller skate parks around Lake Macquarie. With the playground, sports courts, and Youth and
Recently updated, Morisset Skate Park has plenty of space for our riders. Ideally situated right next to Bernie Goodwin Memorial Park Playground,
Have you heard? The Bernie Goodwin kids playground at Morisset has opened its gates to the kids of Lake Macquarie after a
You’ll find this skate park at Pasterfield Sports Complex located between the playground and the BMX track. With a bowl, a quarter
Grab your BMX and head out for a ride along the dirt track at Pasterfield Sports Complex at Cameron Park. This is
Perfect for younger riders, the playground at Speers Point Park has a dedicated bike and scooter track. With flat, paved surfaces this
Designed as a flow skate park, riders of all skill levels are welcome here. Windale Skate Park is known for its focus
Set amongst the trees, this small but comprehensive playground is a great spot to take the kids. With wide open space, shade,
Location, location, location! I don’t think it gets better than this. Chapman Oval playground is part of the sports complex at Swansea
It’s been almost a year in the making. Delayed by COVID, rainy weather and just about everything you can think of. But
At the back of Catherine Hill Bay, past the new development, is an unpatrolled stretch of beach like nothing you’ve seen before.
Tucked away in the suburb of Balcolyn, on the western side of Lake Mac, is the most gorgeous parkland. At Shingle Splitters
A play by the lake takes on a whole new meaning with this view. Come and discover Myuna Bay foreshore playground. Stay
This playground offers an abundance of space with a million dollar view. Belmont South playground provides the perfect relaxed, family friendly environment
You might have caught a glimpse of it as you drove by, however, Bunya park playground offers much more than you’d expect.
Well known for it’s ANZAC Day service, Allambee Park offers families a place to unwind and relax while the kids run and
As a child, Blackbutt Reserve was such a magical place. I remember visiting with my parents and walking down from a car
We love discovering new playgrounds and the Tingara Heights playground has some really nice inclusions. It’s a local playground that has been
Splash some colour in your day with a visit to Whitebridge playground. Stop by the shops at Whitebridge, and grab a coffee
This park has it all. Loads of space, BBQ facilities, lakeside adventuring, an awesome pontoon for fishing, and an exciting new playground.
Attunga Park sits in the centre of Charlestown. A wide open space, perfect for kicking a ball around or a weekend game
Perfectly shaded by nature, the Neegulbah Park Playground in Macquarie Hills is ready for action. Complete with bench seats and a few
We’ve driven past a few times and didn’t notice the new playground. Maybe it’s because this playground looks and feels a little
Nestled among the trees in Taylor Park, is Barnsley’s new playground complex. The first thing you’ll notice is the abundance of space
As a child, and even into my teens, Blacksmiths Beach was a local haunt. Now as we visit with our young family,
It’s hard to imagine this quiet and peaceful town was once filled with the noise of plane engines roaring. Rathmines Park was
Sitting around 160 metres above sea level, Munibung Hill connects the suburbs of Warners Bay, Speers Point, Boolaroo and Macquarie Hills. Even
So many times during this adventure we stopped, closed our eyes, and listened to the wildlife. The birds were definitely a standout.
Warners Bay is a little slice of paradise on the shores of Lake Macquarie. Did you know Lake Macquarie is twice the
We never imagined the steep descent at the start would lead down to a rehabilitated pathway along Kilaben Creek. Starting on a
Wangi Point State Conservation Area is full of surprises. Its rocky platforms, countless coves & bays stretching south from Rathmines, provides a
Our local Awabakal people called it Ky-yee-bah, meaning ‘place of games’. The Awabakal people would hold events here such as canoe races
A stunning coastal viewpoint meets gorgeous native heath on the coast of Lake Macquarie. This is where you’ll find Awabakal Nature Reserve.
There are so many awesome walking tracks in Lake Macquarie you can do with the kids. Here’s 5 we love to do
Did you know about the Spring bird migration that happens every year at Pirrita Island Swansea? Traveling epic journey’s from the Arctic
Every time we venture somewhere new we learn so much and Belmont Lagoon told a story of many tales. From the history
From the moment you begin this trail, you’ll see the work which has gone into the regeneration, preservation, and conservation of the
From the surfboard flying fox to the wave-shaped climbing net, Webb Park Playground captures Redhead’s beach culture perfectly. You’ll love the unique
Tucked away in the forever expanding family suburb of Cameron Park is the Pasterfield Sports Complex. Sprawled across 8 hectares of land,
Sometimes I can’t believe how lucky we are to have these amazing places all around us, and only a short distance away.
Belmont pool (baths) For many years, Belmont pool (baths) was a popular bathing area, nestled on the shores of Lake Macquarie at
Even though the Watagans state forest is technically in Cessnock council area, you won’t get a better aerial view of Lake Macquarie.