Australia’s oldest and second largest port in terms of tonnage throughput, Newcastle is a classic Aussie city with it’s heritage in steel, located on the eastern coastline of New South Wales. Visitors from around the country come her to see the famous 19th century fort – Fort Scatchley, the ideal beach for camping – Stockton Beach, and the native wildlife at the Blackbutt Nature Reserve.
Other popular tourist attractions include the Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle Museum and King Edward Park. No matter what you’re into, Newcastle has something for everyone.
Visitors also come here to attend local events like Hunter Street Organic Markets, Lighthouse Festival, Legends of League, and Newcastle International Animation Festival. If you’re looking for a trendy place in New South Wales with a great food culture, street art and gorgeous beaches, Newcastle is your city. Whether you’re planning a trip for work or pleasure, book your Newcastle stay with Choice Hotels.