Lake Cathie Tourism, Australia

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Lake Cathie /ˈkætaɪ/ is a town in New South Wales, Australia about 15 minutes drive south of Port Macquarie. At the 2011 census, it had a population of 2,998. The town is a popular holiday destination on the Mid North Coast because of its tranquil location which hosts the lake, lagoon and beaches. It has a Woolworths supermarket, local Tavern, Lake Cathie Bowling Club, bakery, fish & chip shop, coffee shop, pharmacy, post office, a newsagent and a bargain shop. Its main feature is a tidal lake fed by the ocean daily. Several time throughout the year the lake is closed over by shifting sands and becomes dark in colour due to the tannins in local flora. Tourism centres on the lake as it is a popular swimming and fishing spot all year round especially when the lake is open.

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Is Lake Cathie in Australia on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. Lake Cathie is located at a short trip away from Coffs Harbour a major city in Australia. Add Coffs Harbour to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Pet Porpoise Pool, The Big Banana, Sealy Lookout. To reach Lake Cathie, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Coffs Harbour Airport. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Lake Cathie*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lake Cathie

    Know the pollution level of Lake Cathie before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 81.25 (Very High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 68.75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 43.75 (Moderate)
  • Lake Cathie: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Lake Cathie for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lake Cathie.

    • Burglary and Theft 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 91.67 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Lake Cathie - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 91.15 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 63.79 (High)
    • Health Care Index 88.89 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.62 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Lake Cathie

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Lake Cathie

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.03 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 112.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 81.53 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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