Cessnock is located in the Hunter Valley in NSW, approximately 50km from Newcastle. It is known as the ‘gateway’ to the Hunter Valley and is close to a number of well-known wine growing areas including Pokolbin and Allandale.
Cessnock Local Court is on the Register of the National Estate and was designed by Government Architect George McRae. It is located on Maitland Road.
Cessnock is approximately 2 hours drive from Sydney. Nearby train stations include Maitland, Newcastle and Morisset, with connecting buses running frequently to Cessnock.