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Newcastle is located two hours north of Sydney and is a picturesque city with many tourist sites. Fort Scratchley can be found off Nobbys Road, Newcastle East, right near the iconic Nobbys headland.

Please note: Due to civil construction work in the area, Fort Scratchley can currently only be accessed by travelling along Scott Street, turning left into Telford Street and right into Stevenson place then waiting for traffic control to assist access into the Fort Scratchley driveway SEE MAP. For more information and updates regarding changes to traffic flow in the area, please see:

There is public parking onsite, and a dedicated functions & events car park.


Fort Scratchley Historic Site
Nobbys Road
Newcastle East NSW 2300


Tours & Visitors

Phone: 02 4974 2077
Fax: 02 4974 2172
Email: Tours & Visitors Team

Venue Hire

Phone: 02 4974 2166
Fax: 02 4974 2172

Fort Scratchley Historical Society

PO Box 971
Newcastle NSW 2320

Phone: 02 4929 3066
Fax: 02 4927 0889