Due to the COVID-19 outbreak in the greater Newcastle and Hunter Valley areas, NSW Health has issued a stay at home order effective from 5pm Saturday 14 August 2021 until further notice.
In response to the NSW Health stay at home order, Council services, facilities and events have been impacted.
We're home to a diverse range of plants. Learn more about our local bushland and how you can help protect it.
Find out what threatened species live in the Cessnock local government area.
Find out how we protect biodiversity and how you can get involved.
Learn more about flying-foxes locally, including camp management and their conservation status.