New Lambton

About New Lambton

New Lambton is a suburb of Newcastle, in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. It is located about 6 km west of the Newcastle CBD. It includes two shopping districts, schools and other general facilities.

Initially a coal mining township, New Lambton later became a municipality until it was eventually incorporated into Greater Newcastle. The suburb, which is primarily residential, includes a 182 ha nature reserve and a major regional sports centre.