Newcastle 500 Event Documentation

Documents relating to the delivery of the Supercars Newcastle 500 event, is available below for your information.  


Impact Assesment

The Newcastle 500 has cemented its place as one of the City's most anticipated events on the sporting calendar.

A Hunter Research Foundation Centre report found the inuagural event boosted the local economy to the tune of $30 million and strengthened the city's capacity to host major events. 

Read the full report HRF Economic and Non-economic Impact Assessment (PDF)

Build Notices

From mid-October, construction of the racing circuit begins. Installation and removal of the racing circuit is condensed into a nine-week period. 

For real-time traffic updates, roadwork information and event closure details, visit

Supercars Australia provide information for residents and businesses in the Coates Hire Newcastle 500 event precinct on their website