Things To Do

What's On

Whatever sport you play, we have a club for it. We’ve got music festivals, food and wine fairs, and major art competitions. Read on – and find your place to belong in Newcastle.

City of Newcastle 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.

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.

NAIDOC Week

NAIDOC Week is the 8-15 November 2020

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

Newcastle's biggest sporting event of the year, the Supercars Finale was on from Friday 22 to Sunday 24 November 2019.