News and Updates

Road Closures

Find out about temporary road closures or activities that impact on traffic conditions in Newcastle.

City News

Council News is a newsletter distributed four times a year to Newcastle households in the months of March, July, September and December.

Local Centres Program

The Local Centres Program guides the infrastructure renewal works within the local centres throughout the Newcastle LGA.

Media Centre

Our communications team can assist with organising interviews, background information, images and any other details you need to file your story on time.


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Priority Projects

In 2012 the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) approved Council's application for a 5% special rate variation.

Projects and Works

Council is constantly working to improve our city. Take a look at some of the key projects and works currently in progress or recently completed.

Latest News

Find out about Council decisions, projects and activities by reading the latest media releases and newsletters.