Location

Newstead is a suburb of Launceston, just 3 kilometres from the city centre.

The suburb is situated to the east of the city, alongside prestigious East Launceston.

Newstead is a lovely family suburb, with easy and quick access to the city and surrounding areas. The housing is predominantly from the 1950s onwards. It presents great value for money in the property market.

The facilities in Newstead are good, with the shops you need day to day.

Key Statistics

Property

  • $315,000 – median sale price for houses
  • $330 per week – median rent for houses
  • $185,000 – median sale price for units
  • $210 per week – median rent for units
  • 35% – own their home outright
  • 31% – are purchasing their home

Who lives there?

  • 5,000 – approximate population
  • 40% – homes occupied by couples with children
  • 24% – homes occupied by couples without children
  • 18% – homes occupied by one person

Source: PropertyValue.com.au (14/06/16)

Shops and Facilities

Shops and Services

  • Supermarkets
  • Bakery
  • Cafes, Pub, Restaurants
  • Gifts and homewares
  • Hairdressers
  • Post Office
  • Medical Centre
  • Pharmacy
  • Bank and ATMs

Recreation

  • Tennis and squash centre
  • 24 hour gym
  • Netball centre
  • Close to Launceston city facilities

Schools

  • Punchbowl Primary School
  • Queechy High School
  • Launceston Preparatory School
  • Scotch Oakburn College

Property Listings

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Even if your move is still a while away, it is worth having a look to see what you get for your money in different suburbs and towns.

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