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      Gunnedah Local Court Lawyers

      Gunnedah is known for its farming industry. The town exports gods such as cotton, coal, beef, lamb and pork. The local residents call it the ‘Koala Capital of the World.’

      How to get to Gunnedah Local Court?

      Gunnedah is located in northeastern New South Wales, roughly 475 km from Sydney. If you are driving from Sydney, it will take approximately 5 hours to reach.

      As such, most people prefer to fly to Tamworth Airport and then drive a hire car. Gunnedah is approximately one hour drive from Tamworth.  This is the preferred option for our lawyers.

      Bus and train services run between Sydney to Gunnedah.

      Gunnedah Local Court sits on Conadilly Street next to Gunnedah Police Station.

      How to contact Gunnedah Local Court?

      You can contact Gunnedah Local Court by:

      • PHONE: 6742 3000
      • FAX: 6742 1419
      • EMAIL:
      • ADDRESS:
        Conadilly Street
        GUNNEDAH NSW 2380
        PO BOX 241
        GUNNEDAH NSW 2380

      Gunnedah Local Court List

      The Gunnedah Local Court List sets out the time, date and location of all court matters up to three weeks in the future, and one week in the past.

      You can click here to search for the Gunnedah Local Court listing details of your case. You can search by your name, case number, location, date, jurisdiction, title of presiding officer and type of listing (eg. mention, sentencing, hearing, trial).

      Who is the Magistrate at Gunnedah Local Court?

      The current presiding Magistrate at Gunnedah Local Court is His Honour Magistrate George Breton.

      Prior to his appointment to the bench, Magistrate Breton worked as a senior solicitor with Legal Aid.  To this point, the Law Society acknowledged him as an accredited specialist in Criminal Law.

      Astor Legal appear in front of Magistrate Breton regularly and are familiar with him. Click here to read about some of our recent case examples at Gunnedah Local Court.

      What cases are heard at Gunnedah Local Court?

      The types of criminal cases heard in Gunnedah Local Court include:

      • Drug possession and drug supply cases
      • Drink driving, driving whilst suspended or disqualified, and other traffic cases
      • Sexual touching (formerly ‘Indecent assault’) and child abuse material cases
      • Common assault and assault occasioning actual bodily harm cases
      • Apprehended violence orders (AVOs)
      • Firearms offences
      • Fraud, larceny and property damage offences
      • Bail applications, sentencing proceedings, section 14 mental health applications and defended hearings

      Our team of specialist Gunnedah Criminal Lawyers have been appearing at this Local Court for years. We have received a host of awards and accolades for our work.

      If you would like to speak to a criminal lawyer or traffic lawyer who can assist you with a matter at Gunnedah Local Court, contact us or call on (02) 7804 2823.

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