Things To Do

Are you looking for things to do in Newcastle? We've got festivals, community and sporting events happening all the time. Visit our What's on calendar or use our City of Newcastle mobile app to find something for you.

Experience some our beautiful beaches which are famous amongst surfers and enjoyed by local and tourists alike. Or take one of our easy walking trails and cycling paths to explore more of Newcastle.

Event organisers if you are planning events in Newcastle for everyone from commercial event organisation to small community groups, find out more about Newcastle event planning and promote your event in our events calendar.

What's On

Are you looking for things to do in Newcastle? We've got festivals, community and sporting events happening all the time. 

City of Newcastle App

The mobile phone App is part of our Smart City Program and is your one stop shop for everything there is to know about Newcastle including news, events, plus handy tips on where to eat, stay, shop and play.

School Holidays

Reset for 2021 these school holidays and start the New Year right with fun activities for all ages.

New Annual

To be held from 12-21 February 2021, the inaugural festival will celebrate the depth of talent in Newcastle’s thriving cultural and arts sector.

Beaches

Newcastle is home to beautiful beaches which are famous amongst surfers and enjoyed by local and tourists alike.

Walking and Cycling

There are easy walking trails and cycling paths in the Newcastle area for you to explore and enjoy.

Promote Your Event

Promote your local event in our events calendar. We aim to approve all events within 48 hours of submission.

Event Planning

A guide to planning events in Newcastle for everyone from commercial event organisation to small community groups.

Visit Newcastle

The seaside city of Newcastle is a great holiday destination with fantastic beaches, heritage ocean baths and a number of attractions steeped in maritime history.

Visitor Information

There are maps and guides that will help you when you get here and if you need to know more check out our FAQ’s – someone else is probably thinking the same.

Supercars Newcastle 500

Supercars will return to the city in 2022 when Newcastle hosts the season opener of the Repco Supercars Championship series.