Leading the way in sustainability

04 Jan 2016

High-quality and sustainable housing lines the streets of Wirraway.

Wirraway has set a new benchmark in the Hunter Valley, becoming the first residential community in the region to receive the Urban Development Institute of Australia’s esteemed green tick of approval for environmental excellence across the categories of waste, ecosystems, energy, materials, water and community.

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Wirraway opens its gates

02 Jul 2015

 A group shot of the 80-strong crowd that attended the event.

The Hunter Valley’s newest development is beginning to look like the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. After works were delayed by the storms that hit the area in April, stage one civil works are nearing completion at Defence Housing Australia’s Wirraway residential development in Thornton.
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Spread your wings at Wirraway

17 Apr 2015

The first release of land at the Hunter Valley’s newest residential development is about to take flight.

Wirraway, is a collection of beautifully appointed land lots nestled within a parkland neighbourhood at Thornton, just 27 kilometres from Newcastle. The first release in the masterplanned community offers something for everyone, with generous-sized land lots ranging from 460–1,390 m2 starting from $210,000.

‘Wirraway graces one of the lower Hunter Valley’s most coveted positions,’ said Peter Howman, Managing Director of Defence Housing Australia (DHA), who is developing Wirraway.
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