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Tag: Sport and recreation

Singleton buoyed by triple investment for sport and recreation

Investment in sport and recreation in Singleton will more than triple in 2021 with a champion list of projects for facilities across the LGA. It includes a new surface for Howe Park, lighting...

BMX at Redhead: What do you think?

Redhead is being billed as the next home of BMX, if the community agrees. Lake Macquarie City Council will begin asking residents in Redhead and surrounds this weekend whether they support a potential...

Pickleball serving up a challenge on global stage

Save the date: Saturday 10 October is World Pickleball Day. What is pickleball you ask? A cross between ping-pong, badminton and tennis, it is the fastest growing sport in America and local...

Basketball courts unveiled at National Park

One of Newcastle’s largest and oldest sportsgrounds has welcomed two new basketball courts over the weekend. City of Newcastle built the courts at National Park to replace the tennis facilities and sit alongside...

Strategy to review Lake Macquarie’s sporting experience

Lake Macquarie sporting facilities, community participation and future demand will be put through their paces as the local council puts together its new sporting strategy. The Sports Strategy 2020-2030 will look to plan...

Two Lake Macquarie playgrounds to receive a revamp

Residents across Lake Macquarie are set to welcome two upgraded playgrounds over the next couple of months. Lakelands Park Playground and Baxter Park Playground at Nords Wharf will undergo a revamp as part...

Sportsground overhaul slated for Cardiff South

A new draft plan is set to transform one of Cardiff South’s most popular sportsgrounds. The draft Master Plan will see a community hall, children’s playground, sports amenities building, and additional car parking...

Myuna Bay sports centre replacement home announced

The preferred site for a new Lake Macquarie Sport and Recreation Centre has been announced by the NSW Government today. The site has water access to Lake Eraring and is approximately one kilometre...