Garden Suburb, New South Wales

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Garden Suburb
New South Wales
Population 1,927 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 1,610/km2 (4,160/sq mi)
Established 1872
Postcode(s) 2289
Area 1.2 km2 (0.5 sq mi)
LGA(s) City of Lake Macquarie
Parish Kahibah
State electorate(s) Charlestown
Federal Division(s) Charlton
Suburbs around Garden Suburb:
Cardiff Cardiff Heights New Lambton Heights
Cardiff Garden Suburb Kotara
Hillsborough Kotara South

Garden Suburb is a suburb of the City of Lake Macquarie in New South Wales 12 kilometres (7 mi) west of the Newcastle's central business district in Lake Macquarie's North Ward.


The area had orchards and market gardens before it was developed in the 1950s. The public school opened in 1958. The suburb was formally named Cherryville.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "SSC10926 (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 

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Coordinates: 32°56′56″S 151°39′04″E / 32.949°S 151.651°E / -32.949; 151.651