The Newcastle region reaches out to the sea, creating Australia’s only city centre bound by pristine beaches and an active working harbour. From our intriguing 200 year story has arisen a dynamic region of contrasts.
Discover a port city in transition and delight in a mixture of the raw and refined. Working wharves are becoming places of play; the region hums with a vibrant arts culture and an emerging food scene is evident.
Some things need never change – the surf is still world class, the pace remains relaxed and the friendly locals are proud of their region. Immerse yourself and discover why.