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Stockton, NSW

Stockton has been called the first suburb in Newcastle.The peninsular adjoining the Pacific Ocean and Newcastle Harbour is approximately 19kms by road from Newcastle city centre.


There is a caravan park next to the beach, a motel and an olympic swimming pool
as well as a small shopping centre. Stockton Beach is approximately 32kms long providing ample swimming, surfing and fishing. The breakwall provides excellent rock fishing and the wreck of the Adolphe can be seen as part of the ‘shipwreck walk’ along the breakwall. Other historic information about Stockton can be gathered from Newcastle Visitor Information Centre.

Nearest Airport: Newcastle

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About Stockton

  • Locality: Suburb
  • Stockton Postcode: 2295
  • State: New South Wales
  • Region: Hunter
  • Latitude: -32.91612
  • Longitude: 151.78438
  • Elevation: 10m
  • Population: 4160
  • Median Income: $33384
  • Area (Sq/km): 3.595
  • Timezone: Australia/Sydney

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