Lake Cathie, NSW

Lake Cathie is on Pacific Highway (A1)

Looking across the lagoon at Lake Cathie towards Ocean Drive Bridge and Cathie Creek beyond
Photo © Highway Traveller

Lake Cathie (pronounced 'Lake cat-eye') is a small seaside resort and fishing village on the shores of a shallow tidal lagoon which is very safe for swimming. The village is located on a scenic loop road from Port Macquarie to Kew where it rejoins the Pacific Highway. Head south off Lake Road in Port Macquarie, along Ocean Drive, and follow it all the way to the village.

Lake Cathie Visitor Information

The visitor information centre for Lake Cathie can be found in Port Macquarie.

Port Macquarie Information Centre

The Glasshouse,
Clarence Street,
Port Macquarie NSW 2444

Phone: (02) 6581 8000
Tollfree: 1300 303 155 (For bookings within Australia only)

Map of Lake Cathie

This page last reviewed on 2 Dec 2016