Our family are moving to the Newcastle area in January. My husband will be working in Newcastle.
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We need any advice on good primary schools, bad primary schools and suggestions on places to live. We have 2 children aged 5 and 8. We live in a very rural area in England and so we are not sure about living in the middle of Newcastle unless there is a very green Massage in surfers Frankston East We are happy for the commute to Newcastle to be up to about an hour and quite like the look of Port StephensTea Gardens, Lake Macquarie or Central Coast areas - any ideas on schools and family life in these areas???
I have not been to Newcastle for 17 years - before children. I am sure it has changed a lot. I am sure you will find Newcastle has changed a lot. There is quite good accommodation around the harbour now if you like water views and of course it is very central. Latitude One sets an exciting new benchmark for over 55s living.
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The development has been mostly very careful and livf gives the place enough to do without being either brash or boring. Oh yeah, and it just happens to be a gobsmackingly beautiful part Bendigo escorting the world, with a superb kiddie-friendly beach at Shoal Bay and some supremely gorgeous surf beaches at Placed and Wreck Beach.
The area is by far one of the most naturally gifted and understated places for a summer holiday. Half the other coastal destinations across Australia and the world envy the very natural talents of Port Stephens.
Port Stephens beaches welcome the chance for a drive. This is a destination that over-delivers. Port Stephens is a very large area, more than double Sydney Harbour and therefore incorporates a huge range of landscapes and towns.
Each town llve a slightly different character despite almost all being on a series of consecutive bays. The most well known is, of course, buzzy Nelson Bay, where the majority of shops and facilities are.
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Some intriguing tidbits: escaped convicts were found living with the local Worrimi People in ; North Arm ,ive set to become a great city in when Walter Burley Griffin drew up a city plan for the town to become the main deep seaport of NSW; Tea Gardens was so named because Chinese immigrants tried growing tea there in about Most places around Port Stephens are about 10—20 minutes from Nelson Bay, Latinos night club Logan City for Tea Gardens which is on the other side of the port.
Beaches are seriously great and can have anyone from kidlets to nannas in raptures.
The Humpback Highway is literally on the doorstep of Port Stephens. This year more than 25, are expected to pass by on their way to warmer waters north.
For more wave-hungry beach bums, nothing beats Zenith Beach, the first of the three beautifully scythed stretches of sand south of Tomaree Head the southern headland of the Port. All three are stunning and relatively underpopulated. As there are more than dolphins in the port area, there is a lively trade in dolphin and whale, when in season watching tours.
❶Taxes, fees not included for deals content. If you're adventurous, dive with a grey nurse shark colony off Broughton Islandor, if you prefer to stay close to shore, dive among small colonies of nudibranchs and seahorses. There is a very large retirement community. Opened more than two years ago, fresh produce rules here and everything is made on site, from the bread, to the local, custom-blended coffee. From anywhere near the freeway in the Central Coast you can get to Sydney in the evening in about an hour which means that it is Affiliated models Mackay reasonable to go to concerts, eat out there.
Further north in the coastal township of Pacific Palms, Blueys Beach is the place in which to live out your beach house dreams. Food is incredibly good and with decent spa facilities it is the quietest and most sophisticated resort in Port Stephens. The standout Poconos swingers in Australia in the area has to be the hatted Zest Restaurant, less than a block from both Sandpipers and Mod Thai.
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