Living In Muswellbrook

Ironbark Ridge is a McCloy Community, opening up new lifestyle options in the Upper Hunter.

Life at Ironbark Ridge may seem a world away but it is so close to the amenities of modern living.

Drawing on a diverse range of industries, from coal mining, power generation, horse breeding, wine making and dairy farming to retail, it offers ever-expanding employment opportunities.

The community at Ironbark Ridge is the future of family living in Muswellbrook. Central to schools, shops and modern conveniences, Ironbark Ridge enjoys a country lifestyle with the convenience of town living.

› Muswellbrook CBD: 4km, 9mins
› Maitland: 94km, 1hr 28min

Located just off the New England Highway, Ironbark Ridge is positioned in a central location to Muswellbrook township with easy access to local shops and schools via public transport.

Buses frequent the area and there is both bus and train connections from Muswellbrook to nearby town.

Ironbark Ridge is set on a 104 hectare parcel of land, when complete the new community will comprise of approximately 174 homesites with around 500 residents.

There are sporting and social activities aplenty nearby Ironbark Ridge, future residents can enjoy:

› Muswellbrook Indoor Sports Centre
› Local clubs for rugby, soccer, netball, cricket & more
› A variety of parks and picnic spots


Local primary and high schools are within minutes of Ironbark Ridge:

Muswellbrook South Public School
57 Maitland St, Muswellbrook NSW 2337
PH: 02 6543 1896

St. James’ Primary School
Skellatar Stock Rte, Muswellbrook NSW 2330
PH: 02 6543 3094

Muswellbrook Public School
3/9 Roger Street, Muswellbrook NSW 2333
PH: 02 6543 2289

Muswellbrook High School
King Street, Muswellbrook NSW 2333
PH: 02 6543 1033

Muswellbrook Pre School Kindergarten
109/111 Hill Street, Muswellbrook NSW 2333
PH: 02 6543 2637


Muswellbrook Hospital
Brentwood Street, Muswellbrook NSW 2333
PH: 02 6542 2000

Brook Medical Centre
64 Brook Street, Muswellbrook NSW 2333
PH: 02 6543 1222

Tristar Medical Group
Shop 1A, 19/21 Rutherford Rd, Muswellbrook NSW 2333
PH 02 6541 4777

Hunter Medical Practice
80 Brook Street, Muswellbrook NSW 2333
PH: 02 6543 1717


Muswellbrook Marketplace
22 Sowerby Street, Muswellbrook NSW 2333

Muswellbrook Fair
19-29 Rutherford Rd, Muswellbrook NSW 2333

Central Arcade
29 Bridge Street, Muswellbrook NSW 2333


Ironbark Ridge is situated in the Muswellbrook Shire Council area.

For more information on the Council services, visit


You may be eligible to apply for one of the following NSW Government grants:

› First Home Owner Grant (New Homes) Scheme
› First Home Buyers Assistance Scheme

Visit for more information.