Holmesville, New South Wales

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Holmesville
Lake MacquarieNew South Wales
Population1,419 (2006 census)[1]
 • Density747/km2 (1,930/sq mi)
Established1895
Postcode(s)2286
Area1.9 km2 (0.7 sq mi)
Location21 km (13 mi) W of Newcastle
LGA(s)City of Lake Macquarie
ParishTeralba
State electorate(s)Cessnock
Federal Division(s)Hunter
Suburbs around Holmesville:
West Wallsend West Wallsend Cameron Park
Killingworth Holmesville Edgeworth
Killingworth Killingworth Barnsley

Holmesville is a suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, 21 kilometres (13 mi) from Newcastle's central business district and close to the Sydney-Newcastle Freeway. It is part of the City of Lake Macquarie local government area.

Holmesville is the home town of Miss Universe 2004, Jennifer Hawkins.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "State Suburbs: Holmesville". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 July 2014. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ The centre of the universe

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Coordinates: 32°54′54″S 151°34′05″E / 32.915°S 151.568°E / -32.915; 151.568