In an effort to address the changing climate affecting the Cessnock Local Government Area, Council has developed a draft Climate Change Policy. The community are encouraged to provide feedback on the Policy during the public exhibition period. The draft Climate Change Policy will be on public exhibition from the 26 February until the 25 March 2020.Read More
Sport Grounds and Facilities
There are 28 cricket wickets provided across the LGA and they are made up of a combination of 21 turf and seven concrete wickets.
There are currently eight sets of cricket practice nets provided within the Cessnock Local Government Area at Cessnock (2), Kurri Kurri (2), Weston (1), Greta (1), Branxton (1) and Mulbring (1).
There are eight Council provided tennis facilities which are located at Cessnock (18 courts), Bellbird (2 courts), Kurri Kurri (8 courts), Branxton (2 courts), Greta (2 courts), Kearsley (2 courts), Mulbring (2 courts) and Wollombi (2 courts).
There are three netball facilities currently provided at Cessnock (18 courts), Branxton (2 courts) and Kurri Kurri (8 Courts).
There is one regional hockey facility containing a synthetic pitch located in Cessnock.
Skateparks and BMX Tracks
There are three skateboard parks centrally located at Cessnock, Greta and Kurri Kurri and there is a BMX track located at Bellbird.