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News & Community Information

Looking for current news or community information? Our links below include daily news sources, transport & travel information, as well as cultural & government websites.

Many local community organisations can be found in the Community Directory. If you would like to suggest sites for us to add, or you have another information request please use our ASK a Librarian service.

Art & Culture

Newcastle Art Gallery
Newcastle Museum
University of Newcastle Cultural Collections
Trove
The Maritime Centre
Art Gallery of NSW
Australian Museum 
National Gallery 

Business & Government

Justices of the Peace
Hunter Business Chamber
NSW Small Business
Australian Stock Exchange
City of Newcastle
NSW Government 
Australian Government
Indigenous Australian Government gateway 
Department of Human Services: Medicare, Centrelink, Child Support Agency

Careers & Education

Job Services Australia
Jobsearch
University of Newcastle
TAFE NSW
Open Universities & Distance Education
WEA Hunter
Community Colleges Australia

Community Information

Community Directory
Community Events Calender
My Region: Hunter
Newcastle Community Gardens
Multicultural Neighbourhood Centre
Newcastle Weather
Australian Communications Consumer Action Network
2RPH: Radio for the Print Handicapped

Music, Dance & Drama

Freegal Music Service
The Conservatorium
Tantrum Theatre
Civic Theatre

Australia Dancing

News

Newcastle Herald
Sydney Morning Herald
The Australian
Australian Financial Review
ABC 
SBS 
BBC

Schools

Australian Schools Directory
My School website
School a to z: practical help for parents
NSW Term Dates
NSW Board Of Studies
NSW Government Schools

Sport & Recreation

Newcastle Knights
Newcastle Jets
Newcastle Jets Women's League
Hunter Sports Centre
Australian Sports Commission 

Travel & Timetables

Newcastle Visitor Information   
Newcastle Accommodation
City Rail
Newcastle Buses
Newcastle Ferry

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Contact us

Information & Research Centre
1st Floor
War Memorial Cultural Centre
Laman St
Newcastle NSW 2300

Tel: 02 4974 5340