Urban Forest - Trees

Page hero image In recognition of the value and important of trees in the urban environment Newcastle City Council adopted the Urban Forest Policy in 2008. By integrating the goals and objectives of this policy with Council programs and processes and adopting arboricultural best practice, Council is acknowledged as a leader in urban tree management.

Urban Forest News

Keep up to date with what is happening in Newcastle's urban forest.

What is an Urban Forest?

Urban forest is the collection of trees, shrubs, groundcovers and wetlands on public, private and institutional land within a Local Government Area.