Supercars Australia - Newcastle 500 Event

Impact Assessment

The Newcastle 500 has cemented its place as one of the City's most anticipated events on the sporting calendar.

 A Hunter Research Foundation Centre report found the inuagural event boosted the local economy to the tune of $30 million and strengthened the city's capacity to host major events. 

Read the full report  HRF Economic and Non-economic Impact Assessment (pdf)

Newcastle 500 Event Documentation

 Services Deed (pdf)
 Memorandum of Understanding (pdf)
 Civil Works Tripartite Agreement (pdf)
 Destination NSW Letter of Commitment (pdf)

Build Notices - 2019 Event

From mid-October, construction of the racing circuit begins. Installation and removal of the racing circuit is condensed into a nine-week period. 

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