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Welcome to Lake Cinema! Scroll down to view our upcoming screenings

(02) 4958 5810

$10 Ticket (Cash only)

Bookings are only available for 7:30pm sessions. To make a booking, please call (02) 4958 5810 during opening hours.
All other sessions have unreserved seating. Please note, we are cash only.

Message from the Lake Cinema Team

Conditions of Entry

  • All patrons are welcome to attend Lake Cinema.
  • If you are unwell, please stay at home and attend once you are feeling better.
  • Social distancing from other individuals/groups is recommended.
  • Hand sanitiser is available for patrons and staff.
  • We will continue to conduct extensive cleaning of the foyer and auditorium.

Lake Cinema News

Weekend 9, 10 & 11 June 2023

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Book Club: The Next Chapter

Four best friends take their book club to Italy for the fun girls trip they never had. When things go off the rails and secrets are revealed, their relaxing vacation turns into a once-in-a-lifetime cross-country adventure.

Saturday & Sunday

Weekend 16, 17 & 18 June 2023

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Saturday & Sunday

John Farnham:
Finding the Voice

Saturday & Sunday

Weekend 23, 24 & 25 June 2023

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Book Club:
The Next Chapter

Saturday & Sunday


Saturday & Sunday

Winter School Holidays Program

  • Lake Cinema’s Winter School Holidays Program has something for everyone to enjoy!
  • Admission to Cats in the Museum is $8
  • Admission to all other films is $10
  • [VC] denotes that a Vacation Care group will be attending that session. There are plenty of seats still available for the general public.

About Lake Cinema

Lake Cinema opened on Thursday 29th March 1974 with Show Boat and Singin’ in the Rain; a grand double feature from MGM and two of my personal favourite films. The official opening was on Friday 30th March 1974 by Ald Geoff Pasterfield who was Mayor of the City of Lake Macquarie and we screened the Poseidon Adventure. Lake Cinema has undergone many refurbishments over the years and we are continually striving to enhance your movie going experience. The Cinema is available for fundraising activities and if we can help your group please contact us. I am very grateful for the assistance and effort from the dedicated team at the Cinema and the ongoing support of Lake Macquarie City Council. We look forward to welcoming you to Lake Cinema.

Bob Mason, Owner

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Contact Us

(02) 4958 5810

Most enquiries can be answered by phone. Phone calls are answered after 5.30pm on Fridays and after 1pm on Saturdays, Sundays and during the school holidays.

For general enquiries out of opening hours, special functions or school bookings, please use the contact form on our website.

Regular bookings for night sessions cannot be made online. To make a booking for a 7:30pm session, please call during the times listed above.