Heritage Attractions

Newcastle is one of Australia's oldest and most interesting cities. Containing a quirky blend of new and old architecture, a rich indigenous history, a working harbour and fabulous beaches, Newcastle is known as unique and eclectic. Enjoy, immerse and discover yourself in our city's heritage sites!

Heritage Walking and Cycling Trails

Heritage Walking and Cycling Trails

Discover Newcastle's heritage buildings and environment at a leisurely pace by taking a heritage walk. There are easy walking trails and paths in the Newcastle area for you to explore and enjoy. Many of these trails are former rail and tramways.
Visit Newcastle

Visit Newcastle

With the buzz of the big city and the calm of the coast, Newcastle weaves together a diverse offering of urban and nature-based experiences to suit your next holiday.
Newcastle City App

Newcastle City App

The City of Newcastle mobile phone App is part of our Smart City Program and has been designed to increase digital communication with residents and visitors.
Cultural Attractions

Cultural Attractions

Discover and enjoy Newcastle's rich cultural heritage by visiting the cultural attractions and collections, parks and ocean baths managed by City of Newcastle.
Historical sites and attractions

Historical sites and attractions

Australia’s second oldest city enjoys a long and rich heritage of Victorian architecture. It is a city bursting with culture, arts and architecture.