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Greater Newcastle, New South Wales
Population 6,207 (2016 census)
 • Density 913/km2 (2,360/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2285
Area 6.8 km2 (2.6 sq mi)
Location 18 km (11 mi) W of Newcastle
LGA(s) City of Lake Macquarie
Parish Teralba
State electorate(s) Cessnock
Federal Division(s) Hunter
Suburbs around Edgeworth:
Holmesville Cameron Park Elermore Vale
Barnsley Edgeworth Glendale
Teralba West Wallsend Argenton

Edgeworth is a suburb of Greater Newcastle, City of Lake Macquarie local government area in New South Wales, Australia, located 18 kilometres (11 mi) west of Newcastle's central business district.

Sport and leisure

Edgeworth is home to the Edgeworth Eagles soccer club and the Sugar Valley Netball Club. The Edgeworth Sport and Rec Club provides bowls.

The Lake Macquarie Live Steam Locomotive Society has been running model steam trains in Edgeworth since 1969.


Edgeworth has three schools: Edgeworth Public School, Edgeworth Heights Public School, and St. Benedict's Primary School.

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