Merewether Heights

Newcastle - NSW 2291

Merewether Heights is a suburb located in the City of Newcastle, in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. It is situated on the elevated areas above Merewether and is known for its scenic views of the surrounding landscape and the coastline. The postcode for Merewether Heights is 2291. Merewether Heights is primarily a residential area characterized by spacious homes and leafy streets. The suburb offers a peaceful and family-friendly environment with a strong sense of community. Merewether Heights does not have a distinct establishment date or historical background separate from Merewether itself. It is considered an extension or a part of the broader Merewether area. Merewether, on the other hand, was officially recognized as a suburb in the early 20th century and has a rich history that dates back to the early days of European settlement in the region.

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Is Merewether Heights NSW a good suburb?

The suburb of Merewether Heights is well-regarded for its proximity to amenities and attractions. Residents enjoy easy access to the beautiful Merewether Beach, as well as nearby parks and reserves. The suburb is also close to shopping centers, schools, and other essential services. Transportation in Merewether Heights is convenient, with bus routes connecting the suburb to the Newcastle CBD and surrounding areas. The Newcastle Interchange, located nearby, provides access to train services and further transport options. In summary, Merewether Heights is a residential suburb located above the coastal suburb of Merewether in the City of Newcastle. While it does not have a separate establishment date, it is considered an extension of the broader Merewether area. With its elevated position, scenic views, and access to amenities, Merewether Heights offers a desirable lifestyle for its residents.

Schools near Merewether Heights

Merewether Heights has school within its boundaries. Merewether Heights Public School  is a Coeducation primary school, serving years K-6

Merewether Heights Properties For Rent

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

FAQs About Living in Merewether Heights, NSW

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

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