Mandalong, New South Wales

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Mandalong
New South Wales
Population426 (2016 census)[1]
Established1852
Postcode(s)2264[2]
Location
LGA(s)City of Lake Macquarie
ParishMandolong
State electorate(s)Lake Macquarie
Federal Division(s)Hunter
Suburbs around Mandalong:
Martinsville Cooranbong Morisset
Lemon Tree Mandalong Morisset
Dooralong Wyee Wyee

Mandalong is a small rural town in the City of Lake Macquarie in New South Wales, Australia, located near the town of Morisset and west of Lake Macquarie.[2]

It was settled by Europeans in 1852 or earlier. Early industries were farming and timber working.[3]

Today Mandalong is a quiet rural area. It is close to the Sydney-Newcastle Freeway and the Watagan Mountains. The nearest shops and railway station are in Morisset.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Mandalong (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2 Jan 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Mandalong Postcode (NSW)". postcodes.qpzm.com.au. Retrieved 30 October 2012.
  3. ^ a b Lake Macquarie City Library. "History of Mandalong". Retrieved 25 July 2014.

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Coordinates: 33°07′55″S 151°25′34″E / 33.132°S 151.426°E / -33.132; 151.426