Suburb Profiles

Adamstown NSW 2289

Adamstown is a suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, located 6 kilometres (4 mi) from Newcastle's central business district.

It is part of the City of Newcastle local...

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Broadmeadow NSW 2292

Broadmeadow was originally part of the Newcastle Pasturage Reserve of 648 hectares. It developed around the Great Northern Railway, the road to Newcastle western suburbs and the construction of...

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Carrington NSW 2294

Carrington is a suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia and is named after Lord Carrington, governor of N.S.W. in 1887 when the area was proclaimed a municipality.

Carrington was...

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Cooks Hill NSW 2300

Cooks Hill is an inner city suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. It is typified by its tree lined streets, rows of Victorian terrace housing, turn of the century timber cottages and...

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Waratah & Georgetown NSW 2298

Georgetown is a suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, located 6 kilometres from Newcastle's central business district.

It is part of the City of Newcastle...

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Hamilton NSW 2303

Hamilton is a suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, located 4 kilometres  from Newcastle's central business district. The main commercial centre is located around Beaumont Street...

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Islington NSW 2296

Islington is a suburb of the city of Newcastle in the Hunter Region of New South Wales.

Located only 3.4 kilometres from the Newcastle CBD on one of Newcastle's major arterial roads, it...

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Lambton NSW 2299

Originally a coal-mining township, Lambton was incorporated as a Municipality (including Jesmond, New South Wales), on 24 June 1871.

The 1891 Census gave the population as 3,434. It was...

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Mayfield NSW 2304

Much of Mayfield was originally named North Waratah, and formed part of the large Municipality of Waratah, New South Wales (incorporated 1871), of which John Scholey was three times...

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Merewether & The Junction NSW 2291

Merewether is a suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, located 3 km (2 mi) from Newcastle's central business district with a population of around 10,000. The suburb stretches 3 km from...

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Newcastle NSW

The Newcastle metropolitan area is the second most populated area in the Australian state of New South Wales and includes most of the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie Local Government...

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Tighes Hill NSW 2297

Tighes Hill is a north-western suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales and was named after A.A.P. Tighe, an early resident, who in 1843 bought the estate.

 It is primarily an industrial...

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Wickham and Maryville NSW 2293

Wickham is an inner suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, located 3 kilometres from Newcastle's central business district.

Wickham which was a Misspelling of...

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