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Gwandalan
Central CoastNew South Wales
Population 3,035 (2011 census)
 • Density 427.5/km2 (1,107/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2259
Area 7.1 km2 (2.7 sq mi)
Location 29 km (18 mi) NE of Wyong
LGA(s) Central Coast Council
Parish Wallarah
State electorate(s) Swansea
Federal Division(s) Shortland
Suburbs around Gwandalan:
Lake Macquarie
Summerland Point Gwandalan Nords Wharf
Chain Valley Bay Chain Valley Bay Crangan Bay

Gwandalan is a suburb of the Central Coast region of New South Wales, Australia, located on a peninsula extending northwards into Lake Macquarie. It is part of the Central Coast Council local government area.

Notable places and businesses

  • Gwandalan Grocer
  • Gwandalan Quality Meats
  • Point Wolstoncraft Recreation Centre
  • Gwandalan Chinese and Australian Takeaway
  • Lakeview Bakery
  • Australia Post Office
  • Impulse Printing
  • Top-A-Lot Pizza (Winner of the 2015 Best Pizza on the Central Coast Award)
  • Gwandalan Hardware Store
  • Gwandalan Swim School
  • Gwandalan Dental Surgery
  • Gwandalan Bowling Club (and Blue Swimmer Restaurant)
  • Fish Bowl Café & Takeaway

Youth Activities

On Tuesdays and Thursdays the Gwandalan youth center is open at Tunkawallin Hall. Besides Sports there is a local Scout Group which meets at the Gwandalan Recreational Hall at 6pm on Tuesdays. Fridays = Destination Nightclub 9pm - 2am: Shorts Permitted.

School

Gwandalan Public School is the only school in Gwandalan. Most Gwandalan Public School students go to Lake Munmorah High School as it is the closest secondary school.

Coordinates: 33°07′55″S 151°35′06″E / 33.132°S 151.585°E / -33.132; 151.585

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