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Tag: Speers Point

Lake Mac Ferry service hits the water

The wait is finally over… New Year’s Day officially marks the launch of the new Lake Mac Ferry timetable.

Speers Point father’s shift transformed by $100,000 win

A Speers Point family man working from home has answered a once-in-a-lifetime phone call revealing his $100,000 windfall in the latest Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot draw.

Volunteers, contractors needed for new arts space in Lake Mac

The soon-to-be opened Multi-Arts Pavilion (MAP) mima in Lake Macquarie is looking for volunteers with a passion for innovative arts.

Hunter Water shuts Maitland, Speers Point customer support centres

Hunter Water has confirmed two of its regional support centres will shut their doors permanently. After temporarily closing the Maitland and Speers Point facilities, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the organisation made...

Regional centres 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup team base camps

Five Northern NSW Football (NNSWF) regional centres, including three in the Hunter, will play a major role in the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup. In a coup for the local organisation, Speers Point,...

Land claim approved on site of former Police Station

The NSW Government has approved an Aboriginal land claim over the former Boolaroo Police station site at Speers Point. The land claim has been assessed by the Aboriginal Land Claims unit within the...

Innovative Newcastle swimwear business gets fruity

Swimwear made from banana peels and pineapple skins. It might sound far-fetched but, for Novocastrian Hayley Ianna, it’s a dream not far from becoming reality. Through her Newcastle-based small business Class of 84 Clothing,...

Tourism cruising back to Lake Macquarie

A group of Cardiff South Primary School students were among two dozen passengers treated to a sneak-peak at school holiday cruising on Friday. The invite-only event marked the return to cruising on Lake...