Maitland, New South Wales

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New South Wales
Maitland Gaol Governors House.JPG
Governor's house, Maitland Gaol
Population: 61,431[1]
Time zone: AEST (UTC)

Maitland is a city in New South Wales, Australia. The city is on the Hunter River. Maitland is 200 km north of Sydney and 30 km northwest of Newcastle. Maitland is sometimes called the largest city, that is not on the sea in New South Wales. The Maitland Gaol, which closed in 1998, is now a tourist attraction.[2]

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  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Maitland (Urban Centre/Locality)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2011-08-05. 
  2. "Maitland Gaol Home - Maitland Gaol - Tourist Attraction - Official Site". Retrieved 23 March 2010.