Picture yourself waking in fresh air and birdsong. Imagine roaming miles of reserves from your doorstep to the panoramic expanse beyond. Dream of an enviable home, lavished with light and space. You’ve arrived – in the new Waterford.
Waterford is set to become the most desirable address in Chisholm, East Maitland. It’s crafted around you; vast views and tranquil spacious blocks, in perfect balance with the lifestyle you desire.
Nestled amidst natural beauty and spacious surroundings, Waterford brings you to the very heart of stylish village living, enhanced by the things a modern and invigorated life requires.
Tranquil parklands, tree-lined walking and cycle paths, generous lots and a planned future village centre all lend Waterford at Chisholm an elegantly relaxed ambience, effortlessly complemented by convenient transport links to ensure this is an address that sets new standards in balance, connection and lifestyle.
The Surrounding Facilities
From shopping and catching up with friends to relaxing with a good book, taking a stroll, enjoying some pampering or working up a sweat, Waterford offers daily essentials and life’s luxuries with equal ease.
- The Kitchen at Waterford Cafe
- 7km of cycling and walking trails
- 74 hectares of beautiful green spaces, wetlands and parks
- Future sport precinct – district sports field, netball courts, cricket pitch, tennis courts
- Future community centre
- Primary school, High school and 2 Preschools
- 3 existing playgrounds, 5 future playgrounds
- Community activities and events organised through our dedicated Community Development Officer
At the heart of Waterford will be the proposed Chisholm Plaza to be built by Challenger, with plans for specialty shops, supermarket, cafes and medical centre. The welcoming lawns of the anticipated village green will provide the perfect setting for lunch in the sunshine or chatting over a coffee and freshly baked pastries.
View Chisholm Plaza Plans
Just minutes away, Stockland Green Hills shopping centre and Maitland’s Heritage Mall offer a diverse range of shops, services and department stores, while a 30 min drive to Newcastle offers everything else a modern lifestyle could possibly require.
Whatever you need to soothe the soul and fire-up the spirit, you’re sure to find it close to home.
Those who like the feel of sand between their toes will delight in being so close to the beaches of Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and Port Stephens, with swimming, sailing, waterskiing, fishing, snorkelling, surfing, rowing all within easy reach.
For the more culturally-minded, historic Maitland and Morpeth are home to some of the region’s finest markets, craft stores, antique dealers, and cafes. And of course, with over 150 quality wineries and cellar-doors to visit, the nearby Hunter Valley delights even the most demanding of wine connoisseurs.
When it’s time to work off all those gourmet temptations, the region offers four outstanding international-standard golf courses located within 20 minutes drive of Waterford. You’ll also find world-class equestrian facilities and riding trails, fitness and swimming centres, sports facilities, yoga, pilates and personal training studios, hiking tracks, and of course, Waterford’s own network of walking trails and cycle ways.
Health & Wellbeing
Ensuring peace-of-mind, Waterford is within easy reach of quality health services including the existing Maitland Hospital, new Maitland Hospital (due for completion in 2022), Maitland Private Hospital, the Lower Hunter Community Health Care Centre and a host of aged care facilities, allied health professionals and day spas.
About half hour drive away, Newcastle’s John Hunter Hospital and Mater Hospital offer further great medical services, including a dedicated children’s hospital and neonatal care unit.
*New Maitland Hospital- Artist Impression
Education at Waterford
Centred in a region that boasts over 240 primary schools, 48 secondary schools, 25 private schools, a range of selective and specialist schools, and range of vocational and tertiary institutions – including the University of Newcastle and Hunter Institute of Technology – Waterford’s location in the heart of the Hunter Region means that every keen mind has the chance to be challenged, nurtured and encouraged to turn dreams into reality.
Waterford Early Childcare Centre
Opened in August 2015, the Waterford Early Childcare Centre caters for the formative needs of 82 children, ages 0-5 years with a focus on providing a safe, enjoyable, natural play environment where children learn, socialise and most importantly, have fun.
For further information, visit their website www.childcarechisholm.com.au
St Nicholas Early Education Centre
Opened in September 2017, St Nicholas Early Education Centre is located next to St Aloysius Catholic Primary School and caters for 77 children. Their outdoor area has been designed to create challenging and diverse play opportunities for all ages.
To find out more, visit their website www.stnicholasmn.org.au/locations/chisholm
Waterford is home to one of the newest schools in the region: St. Aloysius Catholic School, which offers students from kindergarten to Year 6, the best in modern facilities and education. And with its central location close to the planned village centre, St Aloysius is within easy walking distance from every Waterford family.
Visit the St. Aloysius Primary School website here
Providing a smooth and familiar transition from primary to secondary school, Waterford’s newly-opened, co-ed St Bede’s Catholic College is located right next door to St Aloysius in the heart of Waterford, and educates Year 7 to Year 12 students, in new facilities.
Visit St Bede’s Catholic College website here