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New South Wales
Merriwa - NSW RVFT

Merriwa is located in the Upper Hunter Shire which is situated within in the far west of the Hunter region in New South Wales. It is on the Golden Highway 273km north west of Sydney and about half way between Newcastle and Dubbo. The town is an old community with many colonial buildings and churches and Merriwas historic connections makes it a great place to explore. Within close proximity of the town visitors will find mines horse studs and wineries as well as historical museums and national parks.

For those visiting Merriwa short term parking can be found at Sollys Lane behind the Visitors Information Centre. Parking is for self-contained vehicles only and is limited to 24 hours. Potable water and a dump point are outside the caravan park which is situated on Dutton Street.

While visiting the region dont forget to take a trip to Goulburn River National Park that offers 70000 hectares of mostly sandstone country along the Goulburn River. The Aboriginal rock art site known as Hands on the Rock in the park is another very popular tourist spot.


TouristVisitor Centre

Merriwa Visitor Information Centre 34-40 Vennacher St Merriwa NSW

Ph 02 6521 7046

Casual Parking
Sollys Lane Vennacher St Bow St

Short Term Parking
Sollys Lane behind VIC (24hr) no facs nil cost

Dump Point
29 Blaxland St

Potable Water
29 Blaxland St

McKenzie St Merriwa (inpatient services ambulance transfers to other centres for major operations 24hr service available or transfers if necessary) Ph 6532 5000

Doctors Surgery
Bettington St or McKenzie St Ph 02 6548 2305 or Ph 02 6532 5013 open Monday to Friday by appointment

Merriwa Pharmacy Bettington St Merriwa Ph 02 6548 2213

Merriwa IGA Bettington St Merriwa Ph 02 6548 2315

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Merriwa New South Wales 2329
-32.13908 , 150.35363

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02 6521 7046