Want to make the best sand castles on the beach this summer? Join master sculptor Dennis Massoud for a sand sculpting workshop at Blacksmiths Beach on Saturday 13 January organised by Lake Macquarie City Council before putting your new skills to the test in a fun, family-friendly sand sculpting competition.

Skills workshop runs from 9-9.30am, sand sculpting competition 9.30-11am. Bookings not required. Bring two buckets per person. Competition categories: Family group (max. two adults, four children) and open (up to six adults).