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Mark McClean

Mark McClean

Deputy Director for Hunter and Central Coast

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Competitive advantages

The Lake Macquarie North West Catalyst Area offers:

  • Over 450 hectares of brownfield development land available
  • Extensive 100GB fibre optic network and 100% coverage with commercial grade LoRaWAN (internet of things) network
  • Access to diverse and highly skilled STEM workforce
  • 90 minutes to Sydney CBD by car
  • Mid-point on eastern seaboard with access via major road, rail and air connections to Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane markets.
  • Road and rail access to international gateway ports in Botany and Newcastle
  • Access to the Newcastle international airport
  • Catalyst Area is within a close proximity to future east coast high speed rail corridor and potential site for a future high-speed rail station servicing the Lower Hunter
  • Potential for more than 4000+ new homes to be built
  • Site of Costco Wholesale Australia‚Äôs first warehouse in regional Australia, with plans to open in 2021.

Project timeline

Investment opportunities are available now:

  • commercial development (retail, office, advanced manufacturing, digital technologies, etc)
  • medical and education services.

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Mark McClean

Deputy Director for Hunter and Central Coast
Office contacts
Level 5, 26 Honeysuckle Dr
NEWCASTLE NSW 2300
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