East Maitland is situated in the lower hunter valley of New South Wales and sits on the Hunter River about 35 kilometres North-West of Newcastle.
This growing neighbourhood is home to a large commercial centre called Greenhills containing supermarkets, department stores, bank, optometrist and a range of speciality stores including restaurants and cafes.
Families are well catered for with a wide choice of schools including Maitland East Public School, St Joseph's Primary School, East Maitland Private School, Maitland High School and Maitland Grossmann High School. Stockade Hill Heritage Park offer large open spaces for families on the weekend as well as magnificent views of Maitland's surrounding mountain range.
You will also be warmly welcomed at the suburb's local restaurants and bars. Recently renovated, East Maitland Bowling Club is popular for its Billabongs Restaurant, Griffins Cafe 147 and Riley's Sports Bar. The region's 18 hole golf course, Easts Leisure and Golf, offers the popular restaurant The Valley as well as a beautiful course for member and non-member use. Easts have also opened a fitness centre with competitive prices for use of the facilities or you can join one of their daily fitness classes.