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Macquarie Hills
New South Wales
Population 3,073 (2011 census)
 • Density 1,229/km2 (3,180/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2285
Area 2.5 km2 (1.0 sq mi)
LGA(s) City of Lake Macquarie
Parish Kahibah
State electorate(s) Lake Macquarie
Federal Division(s) Charlton
Suburbs around Macquarie Hills:
Cardiff Cardiff
Boolaroo Macquarie Hills Cardiff South
Speers Point Warners Bay Lakelands

Macquarie Hills is a residential suburb of the City of Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia, located 15 kilometres (9 mi) west of Newcastle's central business district near the northern end of Lake Macquarie between the town centres of Cardiff and Warners Bay. It is part of the City of Lake Macquarie north ward.

Originally part of the suburb of Cardiff, the boundaries of the new suburb were defined in 1991, and the status of suburb was given in 2001.

Coordinates: 32°57′11″S 151°39′00″E / 32.953°S 151.65°E / -32.953; 151.65

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