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.
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.
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.