A bustling town centre and a great place to shop. Charlestown, with its close proximity to Newcastle and popular beaches is the booming retail and business hub of Lake Macquarie, servicing over 25,000 customers every day. Centrally located on the Pacific Highway, Charlestown is home to the Hunter''s largest and newly refurbished shopping complex, Charlestown Square. The area also boasts a range of boutique shops, medical and professional services, government agencies, banking facilities and quality accommodation suitable for conferences. Charlestown offers plenty of parking spaces and access to public transport.