a warm welcome from newcastle

Located in an enviable position on a peninsula bordered by a magnificent harbour and spectacular surfing beaches, Newcastle is a vibrant, unique and culturally rich city. Nestled in the heart of the Hunter Region and only two hours’ drive north of Sydney, Newcastle boasts cosmopolitan cafes, award-winning restaurants, harbourside bars, a vibrant arts scene and boutique shopping precincts.  With direct flights from Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Gold Coast, Melbourne, Sydney and regional areas, Newcastle is an easily accessible destination. 
While we can't welcome you to Newcastle for CAPEA2020, we'll be hosting live from our beautiful city and do hope that you have the opportunity to visit in the future.
For now, we thought we'd give you a glimpse of our city and surrounds.