Dora Creek

Newcastle - NSW 2264

Dora Creek is a town located in New South Wales, Australia, with the postcode 2264. It is situated within the local government area (LGA) of Lake Macquarie City Council. Dora Creek is located on the western shore of Lake Macquarie, approximately 30 kilometers south of Newcastle. The town is known for its scenic beauty, surrounded by the lake, bushland, and natural reserves. It offers a peaceful and relaxed atmosphere, making it a popular residential area.

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$530 per week

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Is Dora Creek NSW a good suburb?

Dora Creek has a rich history and was established in the late 1800s. It developed as a small rural community with a focus on timber milling and farming. Over the years, it has seen growth and development, while still maintaining its natural charm. The town is well-served by amenities and facilities, including schools, shops, parks, and recreational areas. It is also home to the Dora Creek Workers Club, which provides entertainment and social activities for the local community. Dora Creek is a popular destination for fishing and boating enthusiasts, thanks to its proximity to Lake Macquarie. The lake offers various water activities, including fishing, kayaking, and sailing. There are also walking and cycling trails in the area, allowing residents and visitors to explore the natural beauty of the region. Overall, Dora Creek is a scenic and peaceful town with a rich history and a strong sense of community. Its beautiful surroundings and proximity to Lake Macquarie make it an attractive place to live or visit for those seeking a relaxed lifestyle close to nature.

Schools near Dora Creek

Dora Creek has a school within its boundaries. Dora Creek Public School, is a coeducational primary school, serving years K-6.

Dora Creek Properties For Rent

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

FAQs About Living in Dora Creek NSW

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

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