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Why Maitland Hospital?
Where career and lifestyle meet.
Unique heritage setting to explore… relax… imbibe.
Nestled in the lower Hunter just two hours north of Sydney and 30 minutes from Wine Country, Maitland, Hunter Valley is a diverse location with a plethora of unique attractions, physical attributes, accommodation options, shopping and dining opportunities which will appeal to all looking for a special place in the Hunter.
A stunning blend of “funky heritage” and contemporary style, Maitland encapsulates the best of the past and the present. The street scapes of Maitland and surrounds are lined with historical buildings dating from the early 1800s, there are picturesque rural views from a multitude of vantage points and a relaxed environment to enjoy. In stark contrast Maitland is also host to an array of stylish boutiques, pampering service providers, unique guesthouses, eateries and entertainment venues.
There is something for everyone at Maitland. You may choose to rejuvenate and enjoy organic offerings from the stock of roadside farmers’ stalls, a la carte at one of the finest restaurants in the region, and everything in-between, there is sure to be something to delight the senses.
Visit family owned and operated wineries and sample a splendid drop or two. Some may choose a faster pace taking an aerobatic or Tiger Moth joy flight whilst others may enjoy a relaxed walking tour of the heritage landscape.
The City of Maitland covers 396 square kilometres and has a picturesque riverine landscape with numerous well-preserved historic buildings. Maitland is only 30 minutes from the city of Newcastle. Here you can enjoy spectacular coastline and pristine waterways. Newcastle boasts some of Australia’s best beaches. Cafes, bars and restaurants surround its large working harbour and adjacent foreshore parklands.
Maitland provides quality schooling (both public and private) for your children and a range of employment opportunities for your partner in one of the fastest growing non-metropolitan regions in Australia. Only 2 hours from Sydney, 30 minutes from the famous Hunter Valley wine country and a short drive to the blue water wonderland of Port Stephens, Maitland is ideally situated.
Useful websites to visit:
Information flyer about emergency training at Maitland Hospital