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Merriwa is situated on the Golden Highway between Newcastle and Dubbo in an agriculturally rich area of the Upper Hunter Shire. With a population around 1,000, it is a service town for the diverse and profitable surrounding rural landscape.
Merriwa Visitor Information Centre
Phone: 02 6521 7046
Fax: 02 6521 7086
History of Merriwa (PDF 45KB)
Live and Work in Merriwa (PDF 1.23MB)
Welcome to Merriwa & Surrounding District (PDF - 2028.36KB)
Upper Hunter Shire Council is a local government authority and provides an extensive array of services including health and building; town planning; aged care; sporting and recreational facilities; roads; libraries; garbage collection; airport facilities; saleyards; public venues; water; children, youth and families and tourist information.