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Fishing, boating, picnic-ing, sports or exploring ………….. the lake has it all. Do the drive right... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chris B
Penrith, Australia
Perfect Lake

Beautiful walk allong Lake Macquari from Bolaroo to Warnerbay or ride a bike Stop at speers point... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Newcastle, Australia
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Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fishing, boating, picnic-ing, sports or exploring ………….. the lake has it all. Do the drive right around, from Swansea to Belmont, Warners Bay, Speers Point, Toronto, Wangi, then follow the shoreline back around to Swansea. Something for everyone here.

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful walk allong Lake Macquari from Bolaroo to Warnerbay or ride a bike Stop at speers point pub for lunch or have a coffee at Warnerbay.

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Reviewed 25 July 2018

Never been there before,But what the hell we had tickets given to us and off we went to see a game of professional ice hockey what can I say we loved it hunter ice skating centre was a surprise,tucked behind a long driveway off Macquarie...More

1  Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Went to Lake Macquarie with my brother and his wife as they wanted me to experience and meet kangaroos at the nearby point. It was fun and the lake is beautiful. Did not do any activity at the place except for some pictures.

1  Thank NQ8286
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Lake Macquarie is a great place to visit especially with your family. If you are a boating enthusiast there are a number of great boat ramps with excellent parking facilities. These are Eleebana, Wangi Wangi, Speers Point and Croudace Bay - just to name a...More

2  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Went on here with my son in law. Lovely stretch of water A few places to moor up and pelican island A pleasure to be on this water

Thank sandra c
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Stayed at Warners Bay; very nice by the lake with the walking/cycling tracks and lots of nice seating areas. A great range of places to eat, too. Downside was the busy main road. not very relaxing at all. Also the huge number of smokers in...More

1  Thank Lynette W
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Love Lake Macquarie, an unspoilt part of Australia, in particular the area around Wangi Wangi, so many unspoilt areas to visit, safe swimming and boating for families, plenty of bushwalks for hikers.

Thank judyburg
Reviewed 22 January 2018

If you cant a great place to picnic or eat out with family, your not trying, so many good food joints ranging from subway to top pub club and restaurant food

Thank wayneL1878
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Well take your pick. This is a huge saltwater lake surrounded by parks, bushland, vibrant towns and villages and marinas. Access the ocean through Swansea Heads or have a great meal in Warner’s Bay overlooking the lake. Huge parks, play areas and often night time...More

1  Thank Stephen C
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12 June 2018|
Response from Sharon C | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can go fishing in Lake Macquarie but you need a fishing license. There are a number of bait and fishing stores locally which can help with a license and bait. Fish from shore, island or boat.