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Spending a day in the water is essential to a great stay in Lake Macquarie. From the namesake lake, to the beautiful beaches lining the coast there is always something to do. Hire boats, kayaks and SUPs through Jet Buzz or enjoy a number of thrilling watersports for those seeking a full day of exciting activities or to simply cruise along the waters.
For a change of scenery, head south to Catherine Hill Bay (known locally as ‘Catho’). Settled in 1865, this is Lake Macquarie’s oldest continuous settlement, and history can be seen via the original miners’ cottages and famous 100-year-old pub. Head to the coast from Catherine Hill Bay to enjoy a beach fringed by bushland and to check out the Wallarah Jetty, which once supported the area’s coal mining industry.
Surf, swim, and sunbathe; Catherine Hill is the perfect one-day getaway combining high-energy fun with incredible views showcasing the beauty and history of our city.
Stay at Belmont Holiday side caravan park to relax and recharge.
With plenty of sunshine, beaches, and outdoor spaces, plus many high-energy activity options, Lake Macquarie is the perfect destination for an adventurous short stay, just a 90-minute drive from Sydney.