Projects & Works

Bathers Way - Shortland Esplanade South

Council is upgrading the southern section of Shortland Esplanade and Church Street, extending from Zaara Street to Watt Street in Newcastle.

Bathers Way - The Hill

The next stage of Bathers Way will provide an upgraded shared pathway linking King Edward Park through to Memorial Drive.

Bourke Street drainage rehabilitation

Council is rehabilitating the aging stormwater infrastructure in Bourke Street, Carrington, between Robertson Street and Coe Street.

Broadmeadow: Jackson Street Shared Pathway Upgrade

Council is upgrading the shared pathway linking Jackson Street to Turton Road in Broadmeadow.

Carrington Stormwater Cleaning

Council is currently undertaking work to remove debris from pipelines which will ensure maximum pipe flow capacity.

Carrington Tide Gates

Council has repaired 13 existing tide gates and installed three additional tide gates across six sites in Carrington.

City Hall Conservation - Southern facade and entry

Council is restoring the southern and part of the eastern sandstone façade of City Hall.

City Library Refurbishment

We're refurbishing Newcastle's City Library to transform its main collection space and carry the venue into the future.

Community Information

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Cowper Street Bridge Lighting Upgrade

Council has replaced the pedestrian lights on Cowper Street bridge to improve both safety and usability.

Fullerton Street Shoulder Widening

Council is widening and rehabilitating the road shoulder on the western side of Fullerton Street in Stockton, from Clyde Street to Meredith Street.

Glebe Road, The Junction. Road reconstruction

Council is undertaking roadworks in Glebe Road, The Junction from Smith Street to Farquhar Street.

Hamilton: Donald Street Intersection Improvements

Council is carrying out intersection improvements on Donald Street in Hamilton, to improve access and safety for pedestrians and cyclists.

John T Bell Drive, Maryland Pavement Rehabilitation

Council is undertaking road reconstruction in John T Bell Drive from Boundary Road to McNaughton Avenue, Maryland in two stages.

Kotara Park and Park Avenue works

Council is undertaking work at Kotara Park to address current stormwater issues.

Lloyd Street Reserve Drainage Rehabilitation

Council is upgrading the existing drainage infrastructure from Gregory Crescent Merewether to reduce the overland flow impacts received by Scenic Drive residents.

Minmi Road, Wallsend - Road Improvements

We're undertaking road improvements on Minmi Road in Wallsend, including new street lighting, road widening and road resurfacing.

Newcastle Interchange road work

Council is undertaking road work to improve pedestrian and traffic flow in the area surrounding the new Newcastle Interchange in Wickham.

Nobbys Surf Club Pavilion Refurbishment

We are refurbishing Nobbys Surf Pavilion in partnership with Nobbys Surf Life Saving Club.

North Stockton Boat Ramp Upgrade

Council is upgrading the existing trailer parking, building a new amenities building, and landscaping the area to provide more efficient parking, improve storm water drainage and amenity.

Parker Street Drainage Rehabilitation

Council is rehabilitating the stormwater drainage network upstream of Throsby Creek between the Elizabeth Street culvert and the Hymix site on Parker Street in Carrington.

Patrick Street Intersection Improvements

We're carrying out intersection improvement works on Patrick Street at Watkins Street and Frederick Street in Merewether.

Richmond Vale Rail Trail

The Richmond Vale Rail Trail is proposed to run along the former Richmond Vale rail line between Kurri Kurri and Hexham, along the former Chichester to Newcastle water pipeline between Shortland and Tarro, and through the Hunter Wetlands National...

Road Rehabilitation and Resurfacing

Road rehabilitation and resurfacing works scheduled for 2016/2017

South Newcastle Seawall Remediation

We're carrying out remediation works on the Newcastle South seawall between Newcastle Skate Park and King Edward Park.

Stockton Beach Seawall Rehabilitation

Construction of the seawall from Stockton Surf Club to Lexie’s on the Beach is complete. The completion of the southern beach access will be done concurrently with the car park upgrade.

Streeton Place and Pride Avenue Reserves

Council is upgrading the pathways in Streeton Place and Pride Avenue Reserve in Lambton.

Tooke Street Cooks Hill Kerb Ramps

Council is constructing kerb ramps along Tooke Street in Cooks Hill, between Corlette Street and Dawson Street.

Victory Parade Pedestrian and Cyclist Crossing

Council is trialling a combined pedestrian-cycle crossing on Victory Parade in Wallsend.

Wallsend Pioneers Memorial Hall Refurbishment

Council is carrying out internal refurbishments, window replacement, and installing air conditioning in the Wallsend Pioneers Memorial Hall.