Your ideas for Honeysuckle
We'd like to hear your ideas about the future use and function of the Honeysuckle West precinct. Let us know what you'd like to see.
Supporting Biomes 2020
We're proud to celebrate National Biodiversity Month with the University of Newcastle, as sponsorship partner for the Biomes 2020 virtual art exhibition.
Honeysuckle is changing. Stay up to date on the latest announcements, and see what's happening.
Costco and Green Capital for Cockle Creek
Two major players have been announced to help shape the Cockle Creek precinct
Hope at Honeysuckle
Our restoration of The Wharf Honeysuckle has paved the way for Hope Estate to bring the best of the Hunter to the heart of Honeysuckle.
Leagues Club Field
Gosford's Leagues Club Field is being transformed into a nature-inspired regional play space featuring bushland, water play and sensory experiences for all ages.
The Big Picture Fest
Celebrating creativity and community, The Big Picture Fest is adding to the vibrancy of Newcastle's public spaces. We're so excited to be the festivals Official Event Partner.
The Station landscaping
Work is underway on the final section of landscaping between Market Street Lawn, The Station and the former bus depot area.
Public domain expansion
The DA for Honeysuckle's Worth Place Park West has been approved, marking a significant step in the delivery of new public domain, and the continued revitalisation of Newcastle's iconic waterfront.
Changes in response to COVID-19
As COVID-19 continues to affect the way we live, work and play - our operations are adapting to best manage public safety. HCCDC is continuing to operate during this time in line with NSW Government advice.
- Construction projects are proceeding with appropriate social distancing and safety measures in place.
- Mount Penang Parklands is currently open to the public for personal exercise and use, however all events remain postponed. Visitors must adhere with NSW Government guidelines and maintain appropriate social distancing at all times.
- The Station's public platform and shops are temporarily closed, and all events have been postponed.
- Our team can be contacted as usual via phone and email. To get in touch, phone (02) 4904 2750 or email email@example.com.
Thriving regions, vibrant communities
Hunter and Central Coast Development Corporation aims to strengthen global gateways to the Hunter and Central Coast by creating diverse and sustainable regional economies, with vibrant communities and leading metropolitan cities at their hearts.
Our vision for these regions is to see unrivalled lifestyles in rich natural and built environments. We're working to create vibrant places with great spaces, provide more employment opportunities and more housing, while attracting innovative talent and enterprises.
Water saving measures in place
Water plays a big part of many of our projects and public spaces. We've made some changes to the way that we use this precious resource and we're planning ahead to be even more water-smart in the future.
New play space in Gosford CBD
Gosford Leagues Club Field is being transformed into a landmark regional play space!. There's something for everyone, with unstructured play zones, shady picnic areas, a tidal waterway and open green space.
HCCDC is activating Newcastle by strengthening connections between the city and waterfront, creating new housing and job opportunities, and delivering attractive public spaces connected to better transport.
Honeysuckle urban renewal
Through the Honeysuckle urban renewal project, the Government has paved the way for private sector investment to deliver new homes, jobs and economic activity.
As the project draws closer to completion, exciting new projects are planned for the remaining Honeysuckle lands - and the highest standards of built form and urban amenity will be applied.
In the news...
HCCDC is today launching a community engagement program to seek community ideas on key outcomes for the final development lands remaining in Honeysuckle.
HCCDC has completed a major seawall project in Honeysuckle, replacing decades-old maritime infrastructure to pave the way for enviable waterfront promenades.
Millions of dollars will flood into the Hunter region with the NSW Government today announcing Costco Wholesale Australia and Green Capital Group as part of the transformation of the Cockle Creek precinct in Lake Macquarie, in line with the NSW Government’s COVID Recovery Plan.