Lake Macquarie Hub
The Lake Macquarie hub is for enjoying all that life has to offer. Build your social and life skills with cooking classes, work-ready programs, travel training, fitness and nutrition courses, and karate lessons. Set aside some time just for fun too, with fishing clubs, Boyz Nights, workout groups, and loads more social activities like local tours, events, and BBQs. For new friends, you can’t go wrong with Lake Macquarie.
Weekdays 9am to 3pm
We’ll come together with our ideas to plan a productive Sunnyfield microbusiness. We’ll set goals for our microbusiness, figure out what we want to achieve, research ideas, put ideas into action, and where to sell our products. This is a great opportunity to connect with our local community, raise funds to do more great activities, and watch our hard work and entrepreneurial skills meet our business goals.
Let's get cybersafe and social
Cybersafety and social interactions
Today, we’ll explore topics such as cyberbullying, how to protect your personal information, spending online, safe practices online, online dating, including social interactions at home, in the community, and online. We’ll also keep our minds active with role play, trivia, guided discussions, and meet with our local community groups and members such as the Police Liason Officers.
Shopping and CrossFit $15
We’ll create our shopping list, collect money for our shopping budget, and head off to the local store to grab our ingredients. Then we’ll head into a CrossFit pump-up session and a nutrition chat before we head back to the hub to create mouth-watering smoothies. We’ll finish up with some sports trivia and healthy eating games on our SMART Board. Please bring a packed lunch.
Tennis and travel training $5
We’ll review and organise our transport schedule to catch the train to the Broadmeadow Tennis Courts, catch a train and bus into Newcastle, and the light rail to a local beach to enjoy some lunch and then head back to the hub.
Skills for Life
Skills for Life
We’ll cover topics such as what interests you, how and where to look for a job, organisation skills, interview skills, problem-solving, teamwork, perseverance and motivation, social and communication skills, and safety.
Healthy and easy cooking $10
We’ll cover topics such as how to make quick and easy meals, food alternatives, how to read a recipe, budgeting for meals, what’s healthy, and what’s not, reading and understanding food labels, and learning to write a recipe. The final week the group will host a feast using the commercial kitchen at Toronto Hub, and each participant will receive a cookbook featuring the recipes they’ve created.
Lawn bowls $15
This crew will play in the lawn bowls gala competition, meeting some new friends, and playing against other people from the community, we’ll join in on the presentation at the end enjoy lunch at the club.
Fun day Fridays $10
We’ll have loads of fun today, with a just dance competition, Wii fit challenge, karaoke fun, board games, trivia, SMART Board games, fitness challenges and wrap up with a BBQ lunch.