Fletcher, New South Wales

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NewcastleNew South Wales
Population 2,730 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 350.0/km2 (906/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2287
Area 7.8 km2 (3.0 sq mi)
Location 16 km (10 mi) WNW of Newcastle
LGA(s) City of Newcastle
Parish Hexham
State electorate(s) Wallsend
Federal Division(s) Newcastle
Suburbs around Fletcher:
Black Hill
Minmi Fletcher Maryland

Fletcher is an outer western suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, located 16 kilometres (10 mi) from Newcastle's central business district on the western edge of the City of Newcastle local government area.

Fletcher had a population of 2,730 in 2011.[1]

The suburb also has a small shopping centre which features a Coles Supermarket, a bakery, butchers, cafe, Subway restaurant, hair salon, and a liquor store. There is also an Aldi store in the area.


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Fletcher (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 7 October 2013.  Edit this at Wikidata

Coordinates: 32°51′54″S 151°38′06″E / 32.865°S 151.635°E / -32.865; 151.635