Location: Heddon Greta


Heddon Greta is a small suburb locating in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. The 4.56 square kilometre town is administrated by the City of Cessnock, a local government area of Australia. Heddon Greta is surrounded by Cliftleigh, Buchanan, Stanford Merthyr, Kurri Kurri, and Loxford suburbs. The postcode of Heddon Greta is 2321. It located 34 km west of Newcastle, 9.5 km south-west of Maitland and 157 north of Sydney.


Getting Around

Bus services are primary transportation in Heddon Greta. Hunter Valley Buses and Rover Coaches Bus Company provide intercity bus services. Maitland-Wollombi Road (B68), Cessnock Road, Hunter Expressway (M15) and Pacific Motorway (M1) connect Heddon Greta to Cessnock, Maitland, Newcastle and Sydney, four major cities. Hunter Expressway (M15) meets Pacific Motorway (M1) at Cameron Park connecting Sydney. Heddon Greta is an easy drive to Sydney via the Hunter Expressway and Pacific Motorway.

Three major bus routes-160, 163 and 164 connect Kurri Kurri to Cessnock, Newcastle, Maitland and Morisset.

Local Area Statistics



Population 2,047
Male 49.6%
Female 50.4%
Median Age 34

Source ABS Census 2016, HEDDON GRETA



All private dwellings 751
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,780
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,762
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1

Source ABS Census 2016, HEDDON GRETA