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Point Wolstoncroft Sport and Recreation Centre, Gwandalan

Located on the eastern foreshore of Lake Macquarie, within the Lake Macquarie State Recreation Area, the Centre is just one and half hours drive north of Sydney, and 45 minutes south of Newcastle. Point Wolstoncroft Centre focuses on outdoor recreation and education in a magnificent bushland setting to encourage positive change within people.

The Centre offers a wide range of sporting and recreational opportunities to suit everyone, including sailing, canoeing, kayaking, rock climbing, abseiling, a ropes challenge course and swimming. Exciting and flexible programs are available for people with disabilities to improve their quality of life.

A ‘must-do’ at Point Wolstoncroft is soaking up the beauty and magnitude of Lake Macquarie, which is not only a famous sailing venue, but is also four times the size of Sydney Harbour.

Point Wolstoncroft has a 21 seat mini bus which is ideal for exploring nearby attractions including the city of Newcastle, the famous Hunter Valley vineyards and wineries, and the forests and waterfalls of the Watagan Mountains.

Accommodation Options


Modern lodges with ensuites, for 3 to 8 people


Self-contained cottages, for up to 8 people

Activites and Experiences at Point Wolstoncroft Sport and Recreation Centre

  • Abseiling
  • Bushwalking
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing – Estuary
  • Direct
  • Conference/Convention Facilities
  • Games/Recreation Room
  • Swimming Pool Outdoor
  • Tennis Court – Full Size
  • Active
  • Adventure
  • Beach
  • Educational
  • Fishing
  • Health and Fitness
  • Nature based
  • Water based
  • English
  • English
  • 18-35’s
  • Budget
  • Business/Trade/Corporate
  • Family
  • Group
  • Single
  • Bankcard
  • Cash
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • Not Available

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