Lake Macquarie History

School resources

The Lake Macquarie History Online website is a great resource in support of the current K-6 Human Society and Its Environment (HSIE) syllabus as well as the new NSW K-10 History Syllabus, especially where local content is required

Some of the resources are listed below

Digitised copy of 100 Years of Local Government in Lake Macquarie

Brief outline of Lake Macquarie Council History

Aboriginal History in Lake Macquarie

Reid’s mistake : the story of Lake Macquarie from its discovery until 1890

Relevant photographs

History of street names and suburbs

For further information please contact staff at Lake Mac Libraries, Community History Service, Main Road Speers Point, phone : 49210446