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Australia-first digital fabrication Fab Academy coming to region

Learn everything from 3D printing and laser cutting to problem-solving, intellectual property and entrepreneurship at Lake Mac's Fab Academy.

Winning photos to mark History Week in Singleton

Singleton, it's your chance to contribute to History Week by entering your best 'Voices from the Past' photographs of the LGA.

Newcastle libraries looking for food not funds

If you’re a bookworm who's racked up a few overdue fines, City of Newcastle libraries don't want your money. Instead, it’s asking library members to clear unpaid fines by donating non-perishable food and toiletry items in...

Lake Macquarie hosts native plant giveaway

More than 3000 free native plants will be provided to Lake Macquarie residents next month as part of the council’s annual Native Plant Giveaway. The event is usually held in conjunction with the...

Lake Mac bookworms returning in numbers

Lake Mac locals are diving back into books, with almost 21,500 items borrowed from the council's libraries in the week after reopening from COVID-19 shutdowns. Cultural Experiences Coordinator Martin Payne said that number...

Council facilities to reopen following COVID-19 shutdown

With the NSW Government’s easing of restrictions, council facilities across Maitland will begin opening from Monday. Maitland City Council’s Customer Service Centre and Maitland Visitor Information Centre will reopen on 1 June, as...

Magic act to reappear online

Hunter-based magician Joel Howlett will reappear online after being forced to postpone his April school holiday shows due to the coronavirus pandemic. Howlett, from JD’s World of Magic, has worked with the team...
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