What’s on this weekend in Lake Mac City

Date posted: 17 May 2018

There is something for everyone in Lake Macquarie City this weekend, 18-20 May.

Community

Warners Bay Markets

Saturday 19 May, 8am-2pm

Warners Bay foreshore

Come along to Warners Bay foreshore where they have lots on offer with stalls, food and entertainment. Pick up a few giftsor a littlesomething for a loved one.

Respect All Markets

Sunday 20 May, 9am-2pm

Freemans Drive, Cooranbong Park

Respect All Market is holding its inaugural market this weekend, featuring an array of fresh food, health and wellness, arts and crafts, upcycle products and food vans.

Fire & Rescue NSW Open Day

Saturday 19 May, 10am-2pm

Your local participating fire station

Fire stations across New South Wales will give visitors a personal glimpse into Australia's busiest fire and rescue service. Open Day includes safety demonstrations, fire station tours and the chance to inspect firefighting equipment and trucks used by our firefighters when responding to fires and other emergencies. There is also an array of activities for kids.

Toronto Lions Club Markets

Sunday 20 May, 7.30am-12.30pm

Toronto Lions Park, Anzac Parade Toronto, (near Fennell Bay Bridge)

Council staff will also be on-site at the Toronto Lions Club Markets to discuss the draft Operational Plan and provide you with an opportunity to comment.

Sports

Lakeview parkrun

Saturday 19 May, 8am

The Shores Way, Belmont

Take part in this free weekly 5km run along the beautiful shores of Lake Macquarie. Make sure you register with parkrun online before the event and bring along your barcode on the day.

Lake Mac parkrun

Saturday 19 May, 8am

First Street, Booragul

Take part in this free weekly 5km run along the beautiful shores of Lake Macquarie. Make sure you register with parkrun online before the event and bring along your barcode on the day.

Cross Country Mountain Bike Race

Sunday 20 May, 7.45-11.30am

Awaba Mountain Bike Park, Jenkins Road, Cooranbong

Come watch Cross Country MTB racing this Sunday. See all the bikes and riders in an action-packed day of XC and DH racing. The event is for all ages and experience levels, with separate kids races.

Culture

Hunter Water: Celebrating 125 years

Daily until Sunday 3 June, 10am-3pm

SEEN@Swansea, The Swansea Centre

Hunter Water’s exhibition provides a brief history, information about water utility services today, and a glimpse into the way water resources might serve our community in the future.

Art Space – week 2 of 8

Saturday 19 May, 10am-noon

Lake Macquarie Art Gallery, Booragul

This weekend at Art Space, young children can enjoy a guide in a variety of fibre art techniques including basketry, coiling and creating a fibre wall hanging. These sessions give children the opportunity to engage with the exhibitions and enjoy some creative processes of their own.

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Page last updated: 17 May 2018