• Coast Community Connections and the Energy & Water Ombudsman NSW invite Central Coast residents to a free community event for help and support with energy bills, tenancy, financial and legal issues, outstanding fines and cancelled licences, free hearing tests, disability services, a giving space and much more. 


  • Residents are invited to join us for free, face-to-face support.

  • My Kids Market NSW

    My Kids Market NSW is the original and largest market in NSW for families to source excellent quality pre loved kids and baby items by popular brands with huge savings. The market is filled with stallholders selling their family’s gently used baby and kids goods that they no longer need. It’s a great way to reuse and recycle kids goods! 

  • Surfest

    In 2019, Surfest Newcastle, Australia will celebrate its 34th anniversary. The event is the largest surfing festival in the southern hemisphere with over 700 national and international competitors, from more than two-dozen countries, competing in the event.

  • Slow Food Market Maitland

    The Slow Food Earth Market, Maitland is a fresh produce market is held on the first and third Thursday of the month in The Levee from 2pm – 6pm. All regular stalls contain produce that is local, seasonal and freshly picked.

  • Sensory Tools

    Gen Jereb's The Traffic Jam In My Brain is a Sensory Processing Approach to Challenges Associated with Autism, ADHD, Learning and Behavioural Differences, presented by international speaker Genevieve Jereb OTR.

    Learn how to help support children to “learn and thrive from the inside out.” Gen Jereb's dynamic, practical tools incorporate:

  • lake mac carols

    Lake Macquarie City Council is proud to present a spectacular evening of fireworks, entertainment, delicious food and award winning musical artists as we count down to Christmas at Lake Mac's biggest Carols event!

    Catch the family Christmas movie, Christmas All Over Again, on the big screen from noon, with free kids' activities and live entertainment happening all day. 

  • Newkulele Festival

    A biennial feature on the Newcastle music calendar, The Newkulele Festival offers a fantastic weekend celebrating the sounds of the ukulele. This unique event is open to all the family and suitable for any age group, and has a special appeal for music lovers.

  • 2 days, 12 events, 1 big weekend!

    The Lake Mac Big Weekend, 13-14 October provides an opportunity like no other in the Hunter – from superboats and jetski racing to markets, free water sports and a food and wine festival, there’s something for everyone.

  • Newcastle NDIS Rally

    The Australian Services Union will be holding a rally in Civic Park, Newcastle on Tuesday, 9 October at 11:31 AM.