Carey Bay

Newcastle - NSW 2283

Carey Bay is a suburb located in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. It falls under the local government area (LGA) of Lake Macquarie City Council. Carey Bay is situated on the eastern shore of Lake Macquarie, one of the largest coastal saltwater lakes in Australia. The suburb offers beautiful lake views and a tranquil residential environment.

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$525 per week

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Is Carey Bay NSW a good suburb?

As for the establishment of Carey Bay, exact historical records regarding its establishment as a town are not readily available. However, like many other suburbs in the area, it likely developed gradually over time as the region experienced population growth and urban expansion. The suburb is named after the Carey family, who were early settlers in the area. Today, Carey Bay is primarily a residential suburb with a mix of housing types, including waterfront properties, family homes, and townhouses. The lakefront location provides residents with opportunities for water activities such as boating, fishing, and kayaking. The suburb is well-connected to nearby amenities and services, including schools, parks, shopping centers, and recreational facilities. It offers a peaceful and scenic lifestyle within close proximity to the natural beauty of Lake Macquarie and the surrounding areas.

Carey Bay Properties For Rent

We have a number of properties available for rent in the Carey Bay area or surrounding suburbs. 

FAQs About Living in Carey Bay, NSW

Carey Bay is located within the local government area (LGA) of the City of Newcastle in New South Wales, Australia.

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