Cockle Creek
in Lake Macquarie Shire of New South Wales, Australia

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-32.950 and 151.633 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -32° 57' 0" and E 151° 37' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - AUD
Spoken languages:
English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:10 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Australia/Sydney
UTC/GMT offset: 9.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:42 am and 4:58 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
36.950 and -25.167 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Areias
References
This place on Geonames.org

Explore Cockle Creek

Cockle Creek in Lake Macquarie Shire (New South Wales) is located in Australia about 216 mi (or 347 km) north-east of Canberra, the country's capital.

Local time in Cockle Creek is now 02:10 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Australia / Sydney with an UTC offset of 10 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Cockle Creek, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Australia is Aeropelican Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Australia is Australian Convict Sites in a distance of 43 mi (or 70 km), North-West. Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sydney, Parramatta, Katoomba, Canberra and Carrolls Creek. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 61 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 59%
Air Pressure 1027 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 2% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 24th of May 2024

16°C (61 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 25th of May 2024

17°C (62 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 26th of May 2024

16°C (61 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

BEST WESTERN PLUS APOLLO INTL

Address
3,9 mi
290 PACIFIC HIGHWAY
2290 Charlestown
Australia

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Cardiff Executive Apartments

Address
1,5 mi
49 Macquarie Road
2285 Cardiff
Australia

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mercure Charlestown

Address
4,2 mi
109 Madison Drive
2290 CHARLESTOWN
Australia

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Jesmond Executive Villas

Address
4,5 mi
189 Newcastle Road
2299 Jesmond
Australia

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BLUEGUM APARTMENTS

Address
4,6 mi
181 Michael Street
2299 Jesmond
Australia

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BEST WESTERN BLACKBUTT INN

Address
4,5 mi
80 ORCHARDTOWN ROAD NEW LAMBTO
2305 New Lambton
Australia

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Executive Inn Newcastle

Address
5,1 mi
10 RUGBY ROAD
02305 New Lambton
Australia

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


THE ESPLANADE MOTEL

Address
2,4 mi
568 The Esplanade
2282 Warners Bay
Australia

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Tantarra Bed and Breakfast

Address
2,4 mi
119 Bayview Street
2282 Warners Bay
Australia

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Green Roof Inn

Address
3,4 mi
Sea View
Hillsborough
Australia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Australian Reptile - Blue-tongue Lizard

Published: November 09, 2010
Length: 29:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: tomboy2290

This Blue-tongued Lizard was by the track when I went for a walk this morning in the bush near the West Charlestown Bypass - that's why you can hear traffic noise in the background. He certainly...


Shed Doors - Homestead Door In Colorbond Finish

Published: October 10, 2014
Length: 55:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Spartan Doors

Demonstrating that a quality made shed door won't have that tinny sound when slammed shut. The Homestead Door is made of a sturdy Colorbond sheet folded into a rigid door shape and has folded...


Inspire, Embrace, Unite

Published: December 01, 2014
Length: 44:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: lakemaccity

How do you inspire, embrace and unite the youth of the world? The Lake Macquarie Youth Advisory Council have spent the last year answering this question, and in honour of the 2014 Lake Macquarie.


Greetings from Team Chesterfield, USA

Published: November 19, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: lakemaccity

The athletes from Team Chesterfield, USA, sent us this video message ahead of their trip down under to compete in the 2014 Lake Macquarie International Children's Games.


Eco Angels Program

Published: July 01, 2013
Length: 54:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: lakemaccity


2014 Lake Macquarie ICG - Girls Gymnastics Highlights

Published: December 09, 2014
Length: 24:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: lakemaccity


Opening Ceremony Highlights

Published: December 09, 2014
Length: 20:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: lakemaccity

Highlights from the Opening Ceremony of the Lake Macquarie 2014 International Children's Games provided by NBN TV (http://www.nbntv.com.au)


The Life Cycle

Published: January 16, 2015
Length: 23:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: lakemaccity

Meet Sarah, a uni student in Lake Macquarie, and just one of the many people in our community who ride a bike. See for yourself why it's important to "see the person, not just the bike".


One Big Night

Published: October 24, 2014
Length: 11:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: lakemaccity

Lake Macquarie International Children's Games Opening Ceremony and Newcastle Permanent Carols by Candlelight - Sunday 7 December, Speers Point Park. www.icg-lakemacquarie2014.com.


The Life Cycle story

Published: January 16, 2015
Length: 33:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: lakemaccity

See interviews with everyday people who ride a bike, and why it's so important to "see the person, not just the bike".


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Stockland Glendale

Stockland Glendale is a major shopping centre located in Glendale, a suburb of the City of Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia. It is located on Lake Road, Glendale, on a 19.6-hectare parcel of land, and primarily serves the Lake Macquarie region to the southwest of Newcastle.

Located at -32.9345, 151.642 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Shopping centres in New South Wales, Shopping malls established in 1996

Boolaroo, New South Wales

Boolaroo is a suburb of the city of Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia, located 19 kilometres west of Newcastle's central business district in Lake Macquarie's West Ward. It was at the epicenter of the 1989 Newcastle earthquake. Boolaroo borders a number of well known towns and suburbs within the Lake Macquarie Region, including Warners Bay and Speers Point, and, for a small strip of land, fronts onto Lake Macquarie itself.

Located at -32.9583, 151.625 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Lake Macquarie

Cockle Creek railway station

Cockle Creek is a railway station located at Boolaroo, New South Wales, Australia, and south of Newcastle, on the Main North railway line. The station has two platforms. The station is served by intercity trains to Sydney and local trains to Morrisset of CityRail's Newcastle and Central Coast Line service. The privately owned Caledonian Collieries Ltd.

Located at -32.9427, 151.624 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Regional railway stations in New South Wales, Railway stations opened in 1887, Lake Macquarie, Transport in the Hunter Region

Speers Point, New South Wales

Speers Point is a suburb within, and the location of the council seat of the City of Lake Macquarie local government area in New South Wales, Australia. It is 17 kilometres west-southwest of the city of Newcastle on the northern shore of Lake Macquarie, in Cockle and Warners Bays, between the suburbs of Cardiff and Warners Bay. Speers Point was settled in 1828 and local commerce began through a colliery in 1843. By 2006, the suburb had a population of 3,103.

Located at -32.9633, 151.628 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Lake Macquarie

Lakelands, New South Wales

Lakelands is a residential suburb of the City of Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia 16 kilometres west of Newcastle's central business district near the northern end of Lake Macquarie. It is part of the City of Lake Macquarie west ward, and was formerly part of Warners Bay. Along Ambleside Circuit, the suburb's main street, is "Do Duck Inn", a general store providing newspapers and other basic needs. There is a tennis court, playground and also a cricket field in the south of Lakelands.

Located at -32.961, 151.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Lake Macquarie

Macquarie Hills, New South Wales

Macquarie Hills is a residential suburb of the City of Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia, located 15 kilometres west of Newcastle's central business district near the northern end of Lake Macquarie between the town centres of Cardiff and Warners Bay. It is part of the City of Lake Macquarie north ward.

Located at -32.953, 151.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Lake Macquarie

Cardiff Locomotive Workshops

The Cardiff Locomotive Workshops were situated between Cockle Creek and Cardiff railway stations on the main Sydney to Newcastle railway line.

Located at -32.9366, 151.648 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway workshops in Australia, Locomotive manufacturers of Australia, Lake Macquarie, Transport in the Hunter Region, Buildings and structures in New South Wales

Warners Bay High School

Warners Bay High School is a secondary school situated in the suburb of Warners Bay in Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia. The current principal is Dr. Sharon Parkes, and it has about 1300 students each year.

Located at -32.9667, 151.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
High schools in New South Wales, Lake Macquarie

Districts of the same city

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