Newcastle - NSW 2290

Dudley is a coastal town in New South Wales, Australia, located in the suburb of Dudley within the City of Lake Macquarie. It is situated approximately 15 kilometers south of the city of Newcastle. The postcode for Dudley is 2290. Dudley is known for its scenic beauty and its close proximity to the coastline. It offers residents and visitors a peaceful and relaxed lifestyle with easy access to beautiful beaches, coastal walks, and natural reserves.

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The town of Dudley was established in the mid-19th century. It began as a mining and industrial area due to the presence of coal deposits in the region. However, over time, the focus shifted from mining to residential development, and today Dudley is primarily a residential suburb. Dudley is surrounded by natural beauty, with the Pacific Ocean to the east and the Glenrock State Conservation Area to the west. The area is popular for outdoor activities such as swimming, surfing, fishing, bushwalking, and picnicking. The town has a community-focused atmosphere and is home to a local primary school, Dudley Public School, as well as various community facilities and services. Residents of Dudley enjoy a relaxed coastal lifestyle while still having convenient access to amenities and services in nearby suburbs and the city of Newcastle.

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Schools near Dudley

Dudley has two schools within its boundaries. Awabakal Environmental Education Centre, offers a range of educational excursion opportunities for students from Kindergarten to Year 12, while Dudley Public School, is a Coeducation primary school, serving years K-6.

Dudley Properties For Rent

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

FAQs About Living in Dudley NSW

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

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