Marks Point

Newcastle - NSW 2280

Marks Point is a suburb in New South Wales, Australia, located in the Lake Macquarie region. It is situated on the eastern shore of Lake Macquarie, approximately 19 kilometers southwest of the Newcastle central business district. The suburb is primarily residential and offers a coastal lifestyle with access to beautiful beaches and waterways. Marks Point was named after Mr. William Mark, a landowner in the area during the mid-1800s. The suburb was established in the late 19th century and has since developed into a popular residential area. It features a mix of housing styles, including detached houses, townhouses, and apartments, catering to a diverse range of residents.

Key Demographics of Marks Point



Median Sales Price of Houses


Median Sales Price of Units & Apartments


Median Rental Return of Houses

$540 per week

Median Rental Return of Units & Apartments

$435 per week

Is Marks Point NSW a good suburb?

The area offers a range of amenities and facilities for residents, including parks, reserves, and recreational spaces. Marks Point Reserve and Lake Macquarie Foreshore Reserve provide opportunities for outdoor activities such as picnicking, walking, and water sports. The suburb also has local shops, cafes, and nearby shopping centers for everyday needs. Marks Point is known for its natural beauty, with scenic lake views and access to picturesque beaches. The popular Belmont Beach is located nearby, offering swimming, surfing, and fishing opportunities. The suburb’s proximity to Lake Macquarie provides residents with access to boating, sailing, and other water-based activities. In terms of infrastructure, Marks Point has good connectivity to neighboring areas and the broader region. It is well-served by local bus services and has easy access to major roads, including the Pacific Highway and Newcastle Inner City Bypass, allowing for convenient travel to Newcastle and other parts of the Hunter region. Overall, Marks Point offers a relaxed coastal lifestyle, scenic surroundings, and convenient access to amenities, making it an attractive place to live for those seeking a suburban coastal retreat.

Schools near Marks Point

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

Marks Point Properties For Rent

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

FAQs About Living in Marks Point NSW

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

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