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Karuah, NSW

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    Williamtown 33km
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  • March Temp °C
    26 / 19

Karuah is a locality in both the Port Stephens and Mid-Coast Councils in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. It is thought that the name means ‘native plum tree’ in the local Aboriginal dialect. In 1790 five convicts who escaped from Sydney and relocated to the area.


Living in regional Australia gives you access to a wealth of community services, such as hospitals, libraries, bars and eateries.

Data source: Department of Health Commonwealth declared hospitals [2021], Australia Post. Google [2021]

Amenities within 50km of Karuah

Doctors & Allied Health
Post Office
Bars & Eateries
Groceries & Convenience


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Property in Karuah

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Data source: ABS, [2019], LGA updated [2021]

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    Jobs in Karuah

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    Number of Institutions


    Data sources:

    Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority, Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority, Wikipedia, 4icu.

    Schools And Universities in Karuah

    Education within 25KM of Karuah

    39 Childcare Centres
    st nicholas oosh karuah
    karuah preschool
    fair play oosh (aust) - tanilba bay
    tilli tadpoles early learning centre
    tilli tadpoles preschool
    medowie community pre-school
    uniting early learning medowie
    medowie gumnut pre-school
    angel tots early learning centre
    wirreanda oosh
    camp australia - medowie christian school oshc
    thrive kids medowie oosh
    salamander child care centre
    tomaree oosh
    st philip's community oosh
    narnia christian preschool and early childhood centre port stephens
    kindy patch medowie
    st nicholas early education medowie
    st nicholas oosh tea gardens
    busy bees at salt ash
    salt ash oosh & vc
    the college club
    our place play school
    our place preschool
    fair play oosh (aust)
    birubi point community preschool
    goodstart early learning nelson bay
    goodstart early learning anna bay
    karingal preschool nelson bay
    tea gardens hawks nest preschool
    clarence town pre-school
    clarence town before and after school care
    shoal bay oosh
    raymond terrace early education centre
    seaham oosh
    lakeside creative minds early learning and preschool
    tlc early learning centre
    irrawang public school preschool
    st nicholas early education raymond terrace
    20 Primary Schools
    seaham public school
    soldiers point public school
    tea gardens public school
    st michael's primary school
    st philip's christian college - port stephens
    tomaree public school
    clarence town public school
    irrawang public school
    tanilba bay public school
    grahamstown public school
    shoal bay public school
    anna bay public school
    bobs farm public school
    medowie christian school
    glen william public school
    wirreanda public school
    medowie public school
    salt ash public school
    booral public school
    karuah public school
    5 High Schools
    tomaree high school
    st philip's christian college - port stephens
    irrawang high school
    medowie christian school
    catherine mcauley catholic college

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