Things To Do

New Year's Eve 2017 EOI

Newcastle City Council would like to engage suppliers to develop and deliver 'smart city' elements and roving performers for NYE 2017 to provide activation, entertainment and flow at the flag ship event. Submissions close Friday 28 July 2017.

What's On

Whatever sport you play, we have a club for it. We’ve got music festivals, food and wine fairs, and major art competitions. Read on – and find your place to belong in Newcastle.

Promote Your Event

Promote your local event in our events calendar. We aim to approve all events within 48 hours of submission.


Newcastle City Council will partner with Destination NSW and Virgin Australia Supercars to host the annual season-ending round of the Australian Supercar Championships from November 2017.

Event Planning

A guide to planning events in Newcastle for everyone from commercial event organisation to small community groups.


Newcastle is home to beautiful beaches which are famous amongst surfers and enjoyed by local and tourists alike.

Walking & Cycling

There are easy walking trails and cycling paths in the Newcastle area for you to explore and enjoy.