The Hunter Region relates to a geographical area comprising the following ten local government areas, Cessnock, Dungog, Lake Macquarie, Maitland, MidCoast, Muswellbrook, Newcastle, Port Stephens, Singleton and the Upper Hunter. The region is rich in resources and underpinned by the world’s best quality coal, natural water resources, significant electricity generation capacity, an innovative manufacturing sector and a progressive business culture. Home to more than 747,381 people The Hunter Region incorporates an area of around 32,749 square kilometres.
Source: AEC Group DataAu 2018-19
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