Local Attractions


Cooranbong - Lake Macquaries' first township, visit the local bakery with its own freshly made produce or the Santarium Health food factory shop.  The famous Elephant Shop is definitely worth a look with the most exquisite stones and unique furnishings.

Lake Macquarie  - Australia's largest coastal Salt water lake where you can enjoy fishing, sailing and cruises.  

Watagan Mountains - See the beautiful Waratah, go picnicking, bushwalking, or take a scenic drive. 

Hunter Valley Vineyards - First Class wine tasting and dining or go hot air ballooning. 

  Morpeth - Once a thriving port on the Hunter River now a unique and quaint historic town, from antique shops and home made goodies to a Jazz festival.

Newcastle CBD - A growing city with a bustling harbour, beautiful parklands and magnificent beaches all just a few kilometres from town.

  Morisset Country Club - A first class 18 hole golf course, bowling greens and dining available.

Morisset Hospital - Situated on the shores of beautiful Lake Macquarie come and feed the multitude of resident kangaroos.

Morisset Showgrounds - Less than a kilometre away it holds many community events throughout the year.  Just to name a few, every month a market hosts selling livestock and local wares along with an annual show displaying its own fireworks.  There are also many horse competitions, dog shows and the circus travelling through.