The Junction

Newcastle - NSW 2291

The Junction is a suburb located in the city of Newcastle, in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. It is situated near the coast and is bordered by the suburbs of Merewether, Merewether Heights, and Bar Beach. The Junction falls within the postcode 2291. The Junction was established in the late 19th century and was originally a small village that served as a commercial hub for the surrounding areas. It derived its name from the junction of two major roads, Glebe Road and Union Street, which intersect in the heart of the suburb.

Key Demographics of The Junction



Median Sales Price of Houses


Median Sales Price of Units & Apartments


Median Rental Return of Houses

$835 per week

Median Rental Return of Units & Apartments

$522 per week

Is The Junction NSW a good suburb?

Today, The Junction is a vibrant and thriving suburb known for its mix of residential, commercial, and recreational amenities. The main commercial area is located along Glebe Road, where you can find a variety of shops, cafes, restaurants, and services. The Junction Fair Shopping Centre is also a popular destination for locals. The Junction is in close proximity to popular beaches such as Merewether Beach and Bar Beach, making it an attractive location for beach enthusiasts. The suburb also boasts several parks and green spaces, including Nesca Park and Empire Park, which provide recreational opportunities for residents.

Best Restaurants in The Junction

The Junction Properties For Rent

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

FAQs About Living in The Junction NSW

The Junction is located within the City of Newcastle, which is its local government area (LGA).

Nearby Suburbs

Your Property Management Team

what is a property management agreement