Nelson Bay NSW, 2315

Nelson Bay Real Estate: Suburb Profile

Is Nelson Bay, NSW 2315 on your radar? It is an excellent first step to establish whether the suburb is a good fit for you based on factors such as proximity to schools etc. The Homes.com.au suburb profile focuses on providing the best information on Nelson Bay median property prices, market trends & demographics to enable you to be informed regarding your next home or investment.

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Overview Nelson Bay is a significant port and suburb of Port Stephens, New South Wales. It is part of the LGA of the Hunter Region and is located on the southern coast of Port Stephens near Port Headlands.

Nelson Bay is 59 kilometres northeast of Newcastle. It is also 209 kilometres, about a two-hour and 30-minute drive to the north of Sydney. The surrounding suburbs of Nelson Bay include One Mile, Anna Bay, Dutchmans Bay, Salamander Bay, Shoal Bay, and Fingal Bay.

Nelson Bay covers an area of 15.6 square kilometres and had a population of 11,820 people (2016 census).

Living in Nelson Bay Nelson Bay is a major tourist destination. Whale and dolphin watching, fishing, diving, surfing, and other aquatic activities are close-to-nature experiences in this suburb.

As the largest in Port Stephens, this suburb has easy access to restaurants, cafes, shopping, and sheltered beaches.

Nelson Bay, on the east, is within Tomaree National Park. Nelson Head Light, a lighthouse built in 1875, is on the northeast of this suburb.

Nelson Bay has numerous walkways and paths around the coastline. Hunter Valley and other beaches and bays of Port Stevens are also close to the suburb.

History of Nelson Bay Chinese fishermen established a camp in this area in the 1800s. Later in the century, a school and post office were also built. It was, however, during the 20th century that Nelson Bay became known as a tourist destination.

Nelson Bay could have been named after the vessel, "Lady Nelson," Governor Lachlan Macquarie used when he docked in Port Stephens in 1812. The suburb may have also been named after Admiral Horatio Nelson, a hero of the 1805 Battle of Trafalgar.

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Real Estate Nelson Bay, 2315 Statistics

48yrs

Nelson Bay
Median Age

Demographic data provided by ABS 2016

Nelson Bay Median Property Price

Total properties sold in the last 12 months
House$760,000
Apartments / Units$525,000

Properties in Nelson Bay NSW, 2315

Alesco Senior College - Tomaree CampusSt Michael's Primary SchoolTomaree Community CollegeOur Place PreschoolThe College ClubGoodstart Early Learning Nelson BayOur Place Play School

Agents in Nelson Bay NSW, 2315

Triple One Group Pty Ltd
M
Triple One Group Pty Ltd

Minus The Agent Sales

Australian Home Partners
1
Australian Home Partners

1 Sell My Own Place

No Agent Property
N
No Agent Property

No Agent Property - NSW

McKiernan Real Estate
Property Agent Andrew McKiernan
McKiernan Real Estate

Andrew McKiernan

Licensed Real Estate Agent
Spillane Property
Property Agent Donna Spillane
Spillane Property

Donna Spillane

Principal
Bill Knaggs Real Estate
Property Agent Aramis Pincovai
Bill Knaggs Real Estate

Aramis Pincovai

Sales representative
No Agent Property
N
No Agent Property

No Agent Property

CENTURY 21 Paradise Waters
Property Agent Michael Kirby
CENTURY 21 Paradise Waters

Michael Kirby

Sales representative
No Agent Property
N
No Agent Property

No Agent Property - SA (RLA 247930)

No Agent Property
F
No Agent Property

For Sale For Lease

Agencies in Nelson Bay NSW, 2315

PRD Newcastle & Lake Macquarie

PRD Newcastle & Lake Macquarie

Newcastle

602/45 Watt Street, Newcastle NSW
No Agent Property

No Agent Property

Brighton East

Suite 1a, 608 Hawthorn Road, Brighton East VIC
Australian Home Partners

Australian Home Partners

Brisbane City

1 Queen St, Brisbane City QLD
Triple One Group Pty Ltd

Triple One Group Pty Ltd

Brisbane

Suite 626 12B / 198 Adelaide Street, Brisbane QLD
Dotcom Property Sales Newcastle

Dotcom Property Sales Newcastle

Newcastle West

1/826 Hunter Street, Newcastle West NSW
McKiernan Real Estate

McKiernan Real Estate

Charlestown

Po Box 161, Charlestown NSW
Spillane Property

Spillane Property

Hamilton

Suite 4 / 103 Tudor Street, Hamilton NSW
Dowling Property Medowie

Dowling Property Medowie

Medowie

3/37 Ferodale Rd, Medowie NSW
Bill Knaggs Real Estate

Bill Knaggs Real Estate

Fingal Bay

14 Market Street, Fingal Bay NSW
Your Agency

Your Agency

Hamilton

3/102 Tudor Street, Hamilton NSW

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What restaurants are there in Nelson Bay (NSW)? Sienna Pizzeria Bar & Restaurant, Mod Thai, Chinos, Nelson Bay Golf Club, Watercress, Nigronis Pizza Restaurant, Nelson Bay, The Wood Oven, Hog's Australia's Steakhouse, Blueys.
What supermarkets are there in Nelson Bay (NSW)? Woolworths.
What's the size of Nelson Bay (NSW)? Nelson Bay (NSW) is 15.66 square kilometres and has a population of 1585.
What are the most common nationalities? The five most common nationalities of residents are: English, Irish, Scottish, German, Italian.
What is the suburb of Nelson Bay, NSW postcode? The postcode for Nelson Bay, NSW is **2315**
What bottle shops are there in Nelson Bay (NSW)? Little Bottler Drive Through, Little Bottler, BWS.
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