Welcome to Muswellbrook

Muswellbrook Shire is located in the beautiful Upper Hunter Valley and incorporates the towns of Muswellbrook, Denman and Sandy Hollow.

Muswellbrook is ideally located, just 2.5 hours drive from Sydney and 1.5 hours from Newcastle Airport.  You will find something for everybody in our shire – whether you are looking for work, rest, play, or take a tree change and make it your home.

About Muswellbrook

Upper Hunter Valley, NSW

Muswellbrook Shire covers 3,402 km, of which 1,455km (43%) is national parks. The Shire is centrally located in the picturesque Upper Hunter Valley, and is located approximately 130km north-west of Newcastle. Lake Liddell delineates the Muswellbrook Shire boundary to the east, Wollemi National Park to the west, Aberdeeen to the north and Coricudgy State Forest to the south.


For more information about things to do and see, accommodation and festivals, please call our Visitor Information Centre on (02) 6549 3891 

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Muswellbrook is located in the Upper Hunter Valley, NSW Australia