Lake Macquarie

Lake Macquarie is situated in the Hunter-Central Rivers district of New South Wales. It is a wave dominated barrier estuary with an open, trained entrance.

Estuary characteristics

Entrance
location
Latitude (ºS) -33.09
Longitude (ºE) 151.66
Catchment area (km2) 604.4
Estuary area (km2) 114.1
Estuary volume (ML) 646274.3
Average depth (m) 5.7
Lake Macquarie