NEW RESIDENTS GUIDE 5 S N A P S H OT Population 56,762 40km west of Newcastle 1,966km2 1,157km of road Oldest wine region in Aus 28 schools 2 libraries 72 parks Median age Average temperature 1.5 million visitor nights pa Acres of vineyards Entertainment Centre 3 swimming pools 2 hospitals 37 24 4,500 C