Our City

Smarter Living

The Smart City Program will guide Newcastle's transition to being a smart city by maximising opportunities in sectors including technology, advanced manufacturing, the digital economy and creative industries. It will leverage the smart city...

Living Lab

We're actively working with partners to establish the city as a ‘Living Lab’, a place to encourage experimentation, research and the development of solutions to city challenges and issues.

Find My Nearest

Interactive map that allows you to search Newcastle to find your nearest library, pool, bathes, cultural facilities and more...

Latest News

Find out about Council decisions, projects and activities by reading the latest media releases and newsletters.

Projects and Works

Council is constantly working to improve our city. Take a look at some of the key projects and works currently in progress or recently completed.

Newcastle 2030 Vision

Newcastle 2030 is a shared community vision that will guide the policies and actions throughout the city for the next 20 years. Join us in working towards our shared goals.

Community Profile

The Newcastle Community Profile and Social Atlas provides a comprehensive demographic profile for the Newcastle local government area (LGA).

Economic Profile

Newcastle is the economic hub of the Hunter Region, accounting for approximately 30% of the Hunter's developed industrial space and 80% of the office space.


There is a great deal of diversity in Newcastle's suburbs - from the heritage lined streets of Newcastle East to leafy Kotara homes to Blackbutt Reserve.

Awards and Ceremonies

Each year there are a number of awards and ceremonies to recognise people, community groups, businesses and new Australian citizens that live in our city and are a part of our community.