The Place Charlestown


The Place: Charlestown Community Centre is a not-for-profit community facility centrally located in Charlestown, Lake Macquarie - just a 10 minute drive from Newcastle.

The Place is easily accessed by bus, car, taxi, walking or cycling and is accessible for mobility impaired persons and parents with prams.

An exciting range of regular programs and events for all ages are hosted at The Place, click here to find out 'What's On'.

The high quality rooms & facilities at The Place are available for casual and regular hire at affordable rates. Click here for venue hire information.

The Place staff are available Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5pm for enquiries and bookings.

P:  02 4032 5500  

F:  02 4032 5511



Board Positions Available


Exciting Opportunity to contribute to your local community

Charlestown Youth and Community Centre Inc. are calling for Expressions of Interest from local community members to fill three positions on the Board of Governance for The Place: Charlestown Community Centre. The positions available are:

·        2 x Youth Representative member (18 to 23 years)

·        1 x Community Representative member


To be eligible to apply you must be a resident of Lake Macquarie.


Expressions of interest close Monday 18th September 2017.

Download the Information Package here or download the printable Expression of Interest form here. Alternately, please contact The Place on 02 40325500 to obtain a document pack.