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Croudace Bay
New South Wales
Population 574 (2016 census)
 • Density 1,150/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2280
Area 0.5 km2 (0.2 sq mi)
LGA(s) City of Lake Macquarie
Parish Kahibah
State electorate(s) Swansea
Federal Division(s) Shortland
Suburbs around Croudace Bay:
Eleebana Eleebana Tingira Heights
Lake Macquarie Croudace Bay Floraville
Valentine Valentine Floraville

Croudace Bay is a suburb of the City of Lake Macquarie in New South Wales, Australia, located 19 kilometres (12 mi) southwest of Newcastle's central business district on the eastern side of Lake Macquarie. It was named after Thomas Croudace a mining engineer for the Scottish-Australian Mining Company. The town has Croudace Bay Sports where rugby league , netball , cricket and tennis are played. In 2016 574 people lived there with the median age of 41. 27.8 5 had No Religion, 25.3% Anglican, 21.0% Catholic, 6.9% United Church and 6.4% Not Stated. 93.2% only speak English at home with 1% speaking Afrikkaans and 0.5% speaking Polish.

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