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  • 27 Mar 2017

    Youth Week offers chance to get involved

    A multicultural celebration, free workshops on legal graffiti and an anime movie marathon are among Youth Week 2017 celebrations organised by Newcastle City Council and partners.

  • 24 Mar 2017

    Council to consider Esplanade traffic extension

    Newcastle City Council will consider one-way traffic flow for the remaining length of Shortland Esplanade from Zaara Street through to Watt Street on Tuesday night as work continues on the Newcastle Beach section of the Bathers Way project.
  • 16 Mar 2017

    Rid your home of unwanted chemicals

    Residents of Newcastle and the Hunter are invited to bring their old gas cylinders, paint cans, motor oil or batteries to a free chemical clean out day on Saturday 1 April.
  • 16 Mar 2017

    Free BBQ picnic to celebrate harmony

    Newcastle Region Library will host a free picnic to celebrate diversity in the community as part of Harmony Week events across Australia.
  • 15 Mar 2017

    City on song with Make Your Place grants

    Impromptu gatherings around an old piano in Mayfield West have brought a bit of light entertainment to the main street courtesy of a Newcastle City Council Make Your Place grant
  • 14 Mar 2017

    Supercars fast tracks city upgrades

    Newcastle City Council will undertake a comprehensive public works program in the city's east end to be completed in time for the Newcastle 500 Supercars event in November.

  • 14 Mar 2017

    Council update ordinary council meeting 14 March 2017

    Following is a summary of the ordinary council meeting for Tuesday 14 March 2017. Note: it is not a record of resolutions.
  • 08 Mar 2017

    Council tackles graffiti through art classes

    Newcastle City Council has teamed up with NSW Juvenile Justice and the Police Citizens Youth Club (PCYC) to tackle illegal street graffiti by teaching youngsters new artistic skills and how to practise their art legitimately
  • 06 Mar 2017

    Local spirit part of free Anzac exhibition

    Victoria Crosses, a World War One bugle and a tribute to local diggers lost in The Great War will be among Newcastle's own memorabilia on show as part of the travelling exhibition Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience.
  • 03 Mar 2017

    Newcastle 500 fast tracks Foreshore shade, improved access and amenity

    The area of Newcastle Foreshore shaded by tree canopy and access for pedestrians, cyclists and people with limited mobility will dramatically improve with a capital works program proposed to facilitate the running of the city's inaugural Supercars event.