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Brightwaters NSW


Located in the Lake Macquarie – West area of New South Wales, Brightwaters is in the Wyong local government area, and within the electoral seat of Hunter.

Brightwaters at a glance

Postcode 2264
Latitude -33.0959312
Longitude 151.5559438
Altitude (metres above sea level)

Population of Brightwaters NSW

At the 2021 national census, the population of 2264 (Including Brightwaters) was 16162 people. Out of those, 7841 were male and 8326 were female.

2038 (12.61%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 13436 people were born in Australia. 1024 (6.34%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Brightwaters

Here is a map of Brightwaters, New South Wales and surrounds.

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