Help shape the future of your city by having your say on the projects and initiatives that matter to you. Sharing your feedback and ideas can help make Lake Mac an even better place for our whole community to enjoy.

 

Current projects

North West Lake Macquarie Catalyst Area Place Strategy

We're inviting feedback on our draft North West Lake Macquarie Catalyst Area Place Strategy. The draft place strategy will guide the future growth of Teralba, Speers Point, Boolaroo, Cockle Creek, Argenton, Glendale and Cardiff. Submissions are open until 23 July 2024.
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Children and Families Strategy

We are inviting feedback to help shape our updated Children and Families Strategy. Council is committed to enhancing the quality of life for families and children across our community. Consultation closes 29 July 2024.
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Closed projects

Planning proposal: 130 Munibung Road

The planning proposal seeks to amend the Lake Macquarie Local Environmental Plan 2014 by rezoning part of 130 Munibung Road and part of 30 Mackenzie Parade, Boolaroo, from zone C2 Environmental Conser...
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West Wallsend and Holmesville Heritage Conservation Area

Following a review of the planning rules for the West Wallsend and Holmesville Area, we are proposing changes to the Lake Macquarie Local Environmental Plan 2014and the accompanying Lake Macquarie Dev...
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Improving public transport

Lake Macquarie City Council has an important role to play in advocating for improved public transport options for residents and visitors.
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Boolaroo Heritage Interpretation Plan

We're creating a Heritage Interpretation Plan for the historic suburb of Boolaroo. We're proud of the rich heritage of Boolaroo and want to make sure it's preserved and celebrated now and ...
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Events and Festivals Strategic Action Plan 2024-2028

Our Events and Festivals Strategic Action Plan 2024-2028 aims to lead and facilitate the successful and professional delivery of meaningful, creative, quality events for our community and visitors, en...
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Lake Mac Libraries, kawumalyikilba Strategic Plan 2024-2028

The Lake Mac Libraries, kawumalyikilba Strategic Plan 2024-2028 is a comprehensive proposal that outlines Council's role to develop, invigorate and promote Lake Mac Libraries for our community.
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Planning Proposal: 87 Oakdale Road, Gateshead

Thank you for your feedback on this planning proposal for 87 Oakdale Road, Gateshead. At the Standing Committee meeting on 11 June 2024, Council endorsed the planning proposal. The objective of this p...
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Lake Mac 2035

How can we make Lake Macquarie City even better over the next 10 years? We're asking our community to share their 10-year vision for Lake Macquarie to help guide Council's planning over the co...
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1337 Hue Hue Road, Wyee

Thank you to everyone who provided feedback on this planning proposal. Submissions close on 29 May 2024. The objective of the proposal is to amend the Lake Macquarie Development Control Plan to facili...
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Aboriginal Community Plan, bayikulinan

Lake Macquarie City Council is currently reviewing and updating our Aboriginal Community Plan, bayikulinan. The plan will support Council, where possible, to facilitate the needs of our Aboriginal and...
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North Creek Flood Study

Lake Macquarie City Council is working with consultant WMAwater to prepare a flood study of North Creek. As part of this work, residents from suburbs along North Creek, including Warners Bay, Lakeland...
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Community and Cultural Facilities Strategy

Lake Macquarie City Council owns and operates 95 community and cultural facilities across the city. This includes community halls, multipurpose centres, childcare facilities, Scout halls, Meals on Whe...
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Planning Proposal: Raffertys Resort

Thank you to everyone who provided feedback on the planning proposal for Raffertys Resort. At the 11 June 2024 Standing Committee meeting, Council endorsed the planning proposal and, separately, appr...
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Culturally Diverse Lake Mac 2025-2029

Lake Macquarie City Council is committed to ensuring our city is an inclusive and welcoming place, where the whole community can feel a sense of safety and belonging. Our Culturally Diverse Lake Mac P...
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Morisset Place Strategy

Thank you everyone who submitted feedback on our Morisset Place Strategy discussion paper. Consultation closed on 14 September 2023. An engagement summary is now available to view online. We are prepa...
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Flood planning for Morisset

Council recently received state government funding to undertake this flood study for the broader Morisset area, to inform future planning for the area and ensure that it remains resilient to flooding ...
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Killingworth Paper Subdivision

The Killingworth Paper Subdivision consists of 24 residential lots that are owned by residential landowners and Council. While much of the land has been rezoned for residential development, the land c...
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Teralba to Toronto Climate Resilience Planning

The north-western side of Lake Macquarie between Teralba and Toronto offers a great lifestyle and it’s important we all protect and care for our community, environment and economy. We want to wo...
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Wyee Paper Subdivision

The Wyee Paper Subdivision consists of 199 residential lots that are owned by more than 140 landowners. Over the last few years, Council has spent a significant amount of time engaging with landowners...
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