Health & Safety

Emergencies & Disasters

In an emergency ring 000 if there are people injured or threat to life.

Newcastle Safe City

Council collaborates with a wide range of stakeholders to implement strategies for improving safety in our city and community.

Walk Smart

The Walk Smart initiative is aimed at creating safer pedestrian routes for people visiting the Newcastle CBD, Hamilton and Islington areas at night.

Strategic Alcohol Management

The health and safety of our community is important to Council. We have a range of programs and strategies to help achieve this goal.

Newcastle After Dark

The health and safety of our community is important to Council. We have a range of programs and strategies to help achieve this goal.

Water Safety

Water Safety is for everyone and applies to beaches, pools and open bodies of water such as rivers, lakes and dams. We have a range of education programs and water safety games.