Blacksmiths, New South Wales

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Blacksmiths
NewcastleNew South Wales
Population 1,844 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 1,024/km2 (2,650/sq mi)
Established 1948
Postcode(s) 2281
Area 1.8 km2 (0.7 sq mi)
Location
LGA(s) City of Lake Macquarie
Parish Kahibah
State electorate(s) Swansea
Federal Division(s) Shortland
Suburbs around Blacksmiths:
Marks Point Belmont South
Pelican Blacksmiths Tasman Sea
Little Pelican

Blacksmiths is a coastal suburb of the City of Lake Macquarie in New South Wales, Australia adjacent to the Pacific Ocean 24 kilometres (15 mi) south of Newcastle's central business district, between the suburbs of Belmont and Swansea

Facilities[edit]

Within Blacksmiths are Blacksmiths Beach and the southern section of Nine Mile Beach, the Blacksmiths Nature Reserve, a primary school, soccer club and caravan park.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "State Suburbs: Blacksmiths". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 July 2014. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 33°04′26″S 151°39′25″E / 33.074°S 151.657°E / -33.074; 151.657