String ensembles, flute ensembles, and individual musical performances also provide items at school functions and at nursing home visits. Each year a concert, usually a musical, is held, giving opportunity for both individual and group performances.
Macquarie College offers an outstanding sporting program giving students opportunities for selection through to State and National levels. Macquarie sport teams regularly attain excellent results in regional sport carnivals against other, much larger, schools in the Hunter region.
Macquarie College utilises an integrated approach to sport, where all sport classes are conducted by trained PE specialists. Students have the opportunity to compete in Athletics, Basketball, Cross Country, Equestrian events, Golf, Netball, Tennis, Touch Football, Soccer and Softball.