Niagara Park, New South Wales

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Niagara Park
Central CoastNew South Wales
Population 2,289 (2006 census)
 • Density 954/km2 (2,470/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2250
Area 2.4 km2 (0.9 sq mi)
Location 6 km (4 mi) N of Gosford
LGA(s) City of Gosford
Parish Gosford
State electorate(s) The Entrance
Federal Division(s) Dobell *subject to change
Suburbs around Niagara Park:
Ourimbah
Somersby Niagara Park Lisarow
Narara Wyoming Lisarow

Niagara Park is a suburb of the Central Coast region of New South Wales, Australia 6 kilometres (4 mi) north of Gosford's central business district. It is part of the City of Gosford local government area.

The suburb contains Niagara Park railway station, which is on the Main North railway line. A shopping centre, timber mill, a primary school, and a sports centre are also located within Niagara Park.

Events[edit]

On the second Saturday of every month a large market is held at the shopping centre where residents set up tables selling various goods, there are also competitions for children held by the town crier.

There is a jobs convention held annually at the local youth centre where students from various schools receive information about various jobs. The event is orienteered for years 11 and 12.

Every year there is a large fete held at the local Niagara Park primary school which features many rides and in the hall there is many baked goods stores.

The small shopping centre has a diverse range of direct factory outlet stores, like the Scholastic book store.

Notable Residents[edit]

Coordinates: 33°22′55″S 151°21′04″E / 33.382°S 151.351°E / -33.382; 151.351