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Branxton is a town in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. Branxton is north of Sydney via the Sydney-Newcastle Freeway and New England Highway.
Branxton is located mostly in Cessnock City Council, but part of it is in Singleton Shire. Together with nearby Greta, it had a population of 5,429 in the 2011 Census.
Branxton is a busy service township with an IGA Supermarket, medical centre, swimming school, and an art school.