Welcome to Mannering Park for real estate - the southern gateway to Lake Macquarie and only 1 hour from Sydney. A quiet residential area, Mannering Park is situated on beautiful Lake Macquarie approximately mid-way between Gosford City and Newcastle City. The area provides for a quiet lifestyle and offers the water enthusiast swimming, fishing, water ski-ing & sailing . Mannering Park is only a short drive to surf beaches to the east & the famous Watagan Mountains to the west , a pristine natural wilderness combining national park & state forest. There are plenty of sporting facilities including tennis courts, netball courts, sports oval and skateboard ramp. Abundant parkland for the kids to play and fantastic BBQ facilities at The Point. For the boating enthusiast, there are quality boat ramps for trailer boats . Wyee Marina is handy and boat moorings surround Mannering Park peninsula providing safe anchorage. Our own Amateur Sailing Club welcomes new members and races are held on Saturday afternoons and Wednesday night twilight. ( September to April ).