Freemans Waterhole

Newcastle - NSW 2323

Freemans Waterhole 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. The suburb’s postcode is 2323. Freemans Waterhole is situated approximately 21 kilometers west of the city of Newcastle. It is surrounded by natural beauty, with the Watagan Mountains to the west and the sprawling Lake Macquarie to the east.

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Is Freemans Waterhole NSW a good suburb?

The area was first settled by European colonists in the mid-1800s, primarily for farming and timber purposes. The suburb gets its name from a nearby waterhole known as Freeman’s Pond, which was named after a local family. Today, Freemans Waterhole is a predominantly residential area with a mix of housing styles, including detached houses and some acreage properties. It offers a peaceful and semi-rural lifestyle, with access to various amenities and services in neighboring towns and suburbs. The suburb is known for its proximity to outdoor recreational opportunities. The nearby Watagan Mountains provide opportunities for bushwalking, picnicking, and camping, while Lake Macquarie offers water-based activities such as boating, fishing, and swimming. Overall, Freemans Waterhole provides a tranquil residential environment with a strong connection to nature, making it an attractive place to live for those seeking a balance between peaceful surroundings and accessibility to urban amenities.

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FAQs About Living in Freemans Waterhole, NSW

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

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