You’re welcome in Maitland

Scenic beauty, heritage buildings, unique villages, welcoming people, an attractive lifestyle and convenient location are just some of the factors that lead visitors and residents alike to Maitland. At the heart of the city is Central Maitland, with its full range of shopping, business and civic functions as well as education, cultural and recreational services.

Built on the banks of the Hunter River, which brought life and trade to the early city, Maitland is one of the oldest heritage rich regional centres in Australia.

Whether you are here for a visit, a short time or a lifetime, the one thing you can be sure of is that you’re welcome in Maitland.

#MyMaitland Stories

Luke’s #MyMaitland

Maitland born and bred, Luke has an honest passion for the town he grew up in. Luke returned to work at the school he was a member of, gives his time for local sporting clubs…

Maddie’s #MyMaitland

Paralympian Maddie Elliot loves to come home after travelling to compete. There’s nothing like spending time with friends at the local hotel or catching up for coffee at…

A Day in Morpeth in #MyMaitland

Morpeth was initially established as the private township of Green Hills by Lieutenant Edward Charles Close on an area that made up part of a land grant given to him in 1821….