Suburb profiles

Metford

Metford is a small town that is apart of the Maitland City of New South Wales, Australia. It is surrounded by educational facilities, food outlets and the local shopping centre, Green Hills. The town itself is family-friendly, inviting younger couples to find comfort in residing in its residential areas. Close by to Metford is the local train station that runs along the City Rail Hunter Line allowing easy access to the inner Newcastle towns. The esteemed city of Newcastle is only a short 29 minute drive.

Schooling
Public:

  • Metford Public School
  • Linuwel School
  • Maitland High School
  • Maitland Grossmann High School

Religious (Catholic/Christian):

  • Maitland Christian School
  • Saint Joseph’s 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

  • Metford Child Care Centre Ltd

Hospitals and Medical Centres
There are over 100 medical centres in the Metford and Maitland area, ranging in a variety of services to meet your needs. There are also 2 hospitals. Maitland Public Hospital and Maitland Private Hospital.

Restaurants:
There are no restaurants in Metford as it is a suburban area, however there are a vast amount in residing areas such as East Maitland and Maitland.

Recreational facilities in the area and residing suburbs:
The local shopping centre, Green Hills is located within 8 minutes of Metford in a nearby suburb known as East Maitland.

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

Transport:
At the centre of Metford is the local train station which is accessible on the City Rail Hunter Line. There are also many bus services that run throughout the area of Metford that connect to routes around the residing suburbs.