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Lake Cathie readers rejoice!

Lake Cathie readers rejoice!

If Readers rejoice! Did you know about the Lake Cathie Street Library? In conjunction with Port Macquarie Council and the Mid Coast Library, Kate Norgate, hosts the Lake Cathie street library.  You can find the library in a purple box on the fence at 63 Abel Tasman Drive, Lake Cathie. Kate explains how the program works on this video Street Library Interview (Wendy & Kate) For local book lovers this…

Community Spirit warmer than the fires – One year on

Community Spirit warmer than the fires – One year on

Today marks the one year anniversary of the 2019 Crestwood fires that impacted our town, Lake Cathie. Lately I have heard the anniversary bought up in conversation. Some people have felt a sense of anxiety, some are reflecting on the hard work, and others, how proud they are of the community spirit. Chris Brown, Captain of Lake Cathie Rural Fire Brigade shared his reflection with us yesterday as the anniversary…

7 new fire fighters for Lake Cathie

  The last few months have been all about training for this group of seven locals.  They have been working towards their “Bush Fire Fighter” qualification. The “Bush Fire Fighter” course is the minimum qualification to be able to fight fires with the NSW Rural Fire Service. Under the watchful eye of their senior members, they have been role playing scenarios, learning the workings of the trucks, safety methods, radio…

Jolly Nose Mountain Bike Park to host Fox Super Flow Bike Race

Jolly Nose Mountain Bike Park is excited to host the Fox Super Flow Bike Race with three events coming to our local area.  This is the very first big cross-country event held here. A fun ride with corners to flow in the beautiful coastal bush land of the NSW North Coast. Three Events to Enter 8 -9 August Fox Super Flow Mountain Bike Race The Mountain Bike Grand Prix may…

It’s easy to love the Lake Cathie lifestyle

It’s no secret that Lake Cathie (pronounced Cat-Eye) is one of the most beautiful coastal towns on Australia’s East coast.  A lot of people know it for its estuary and lake, but the locals know that the tranquility of living seaside is priceless. If you live here, you will already know the pink skies as you walk the beach at dusk; You will have seen the beautiful sunsets over Jolly…