Beresfield is a north-western suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, approximately 22 km’s from Newcastle’s central business district. Located on a low ridge rising out of the surrounding floodplain and wetlands of the Hunter River, the town is bisected by the New England Highway.
Opened in 1925 the train station is served by New South Wales TrainLinks Hunter line with limited connections.
Once a mining area Beresfield is a quiet community town that has local conveniences including banks, a post office, Safeway supermarket, medical facilities, restaurants and a branch of the Newcastle Regional Library.
A passionate sporting ethos, the suburb houses numerous sporting clubs and facilities, including soccer, rugby leagu...