3 days in Newcastle Itinerary

3 days in Newcastle Itinerary

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Newcastle ©
While Newcastle is known for its coal exports, it's also made a name for itself with a cultural boom.
Get out of town with these interesting Newcastle side-trips: Terrigal Beach (in Terrigal), Gan Gan Lookout (in Nelson Bay) and Tomaree Head (in Shoal Bay). Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Newcastle Memorial Walk, stroll through Australian Reptile Park, admire all the interesting features of Fort Scratchley, and look for all kinds of wild species at Blackbutt Reserve.

To find traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Newcastle sightseeing planner.

In May in Newcastle, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Newcastle

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Tomaree Head, Gan Gan Lookout, Australian Reptile Park, Terrigal Beach
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Newcastle Memorial Walk ©
Newcastle Memorial Walk
Tomaree Head ©
Tomaree Head
Australian Reptile Park ©
Australian Reptile Park
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