Lake Macquarie

Mulloway released to boost stocks in lake

FISHING – NSW Fisheries recently released a swag of fingerling mulloway to boost stocks and started a two-year trial permitting the use of crab traps in good news for recreational…




Retirement residents fix regional disadvantage

The Retirement Villages Residents Association (RVRA) has successfully lobbied the NSW Government to change regulations which had disadvantaged Central Coast and Lake Macquarie village residents. In July the Minister for…


Lifelong fisherman shares his passion

Laurie Sweet of Gwandalan is the dictionary definition of a fishing fanatic, spending much of his time casting lines in the waters of Lake Macquarie. His passion for the hobby…



Kalib Toko is a wanted man

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man wanted on a revocation of a parole warrant. Kalib Toko, aged 21, is wanted for an assault offence. Officers attached…






New Lake Macquarie Marine Rescue base

A new $1.8M search and rescue co-ordination centre for Marine Rescue Lake Macquarie is now operational, equipped with the latest marine communications and search and rescue technology. It is specifically…


Is Lake Macquarie lost to heavy metals?

There was bad news this week for the thousands of Central Coast residents who enjoy water activities on the beautiful Lake Macquarie at the north of the region. The Out…






5@5 – this week’s video news wrap

This week’s ‘must know’ news stories in a compact audio/video format. This week; The rains arrive, MP tables parliamentary petition, Lake Macquarie seismic, Terrigal Lagoon pollution, funnel web spider record,…