With breathtaking panoramic views over Newcastle and some of the best photographic opportunities our city has to offer, Fort Scratchley is an idyllic location for your special occasion.
Steeped in history, Fort Scratchley is situated at the eastern end of Newcastle on the site where convicts created Australia’s first coal mine in 1801. Today the Fort operates as a museum and provides a unique venue for a range of events.
Location and Parking
Fort Scratchley is located right at the tip of Newcastle East looking out over the Nobbys Headland. Event car parking is available.
Fort Scratchley's breathtaking panoramic views make it a stunning venue for weddings.
Fort Scratchley's Function Centre and Barracks offer ideal venues for business events.
Fort Scratchley is the perfect venue for cocktail parties and a range of social events.