Suburb profiles

Maitland

Maitland is a city situated in the Lower Hunter Valley of New South Wales, Australia. It is located in the heart of the town, surrounded by heritage buildings. The cultured society was one of three that originally arose generally around the same time. The city expanded rapidly due to its proximity to the Hunter River. Today, Maitland is the centre of the city, enclosed by lush greenery and vintage infrastructure. The city annually holds 5 events a year that are appealing to all ages making it a fun filled city to families and individuals. Located within a 35 minute drive is the city of Newcastle, where the renowned Newcastle beach is located.

Schooling
Public:

  • Maitland Public School
  • East Maitland Public School
  • Maitland Grossmann High School
  • Maitland High School

Religious (Catholic/Christian):

  • Saint Pauls Catholic Primary School
  • All Saints College, Saint Peter’s Campus
  • All Saints College, Saint Mary’s Senior Campus

Private:

  • Hunter Valley Grammar School

Child Care Centres:

  • Kinda Kapers
  • Maitland Baptist Church

Hospitals and Medical Centres:
There are currently 100 medical centres located within the Maitland district ranging from all specialities. There are also 2 hospitals. Maitland Public Hospital and Maitland Private Hospital.

Restaurants:
There are many restaurants, cafes & pubs situated in Maitland.

Recreational facilities in the area and residing suburbs:
There is one local shopping centre known as the Heritage Mall, however there is another one located in East Maitland, known as Green Hills.

  • Maitland Park
  • Maitland Art Gallery
  • Walka Water Works
  • 2 Aquatic Centres
  • Local Gyms
  • Libarary
  • Sporting Centres and Facilities
  • Maitland Goal

Transport:
There is one local train station and 8 bus companies that run through Maitland.