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Newcastle 500 to launch Supercars’ 2022 season

Newcastle has been chosen to host the opening race of the 2022 Supercars season on the city’s iconic street circuit.

Council reveals cost of relocation to Newcastle West

City of Newcastle's decision to spend $8.3 million on the relocation of 450 staff to a new administration centre is evidence of its "frugal approach", the council's chief executive, Jeremy Bath, says. The...

‘Stairway to Heaven’ concept inspired by iconic Roman monument

Newcastle looks set to welcome a touch of Rome as part of the development of a new public space. The ‘Stairway to Heaven’ concept, which was thought of 14 years ago by a...

Newcastle libraries looking for food not funds

If you’re a bookworm who's racked up a few overdue fines, City of Newcastle libraries don't want your money. Instead, it’s asking library members to clear unpaid fines by donating non-perishable food and toiletry items in...

Support local creatives ahead of Christmas

Creatives have been among the hardest hit during the pandemic, but a virtual event is set to launch them back into the spotlight ahead of Christmas. The Olive Tree Virtual Christmas Market this...

Have your say on parking in Newcastle

The silly season is upon us and, arguably, there's nothing more coveted than a carpark.City of Newcastle is looking into parking efficiency across the city, and has put its 10-year strategy titled On...

Council’s plan to act on climate change

A fleet of electric vehicles, additional renewables and LED lighting are part of City of Newcastle’s new Climate Action Plan. The plan covers both the council’s operations and Newcastle to accelerate emission reduction...

Newcastle says ‘konnichiwa’ to Sister City

Newcastle is today celebrating the 40th anniversary of its Sister City declaration with Ube, Japan.  The two cities were first partnered on 21 November 1980, as Mayor of Ube Hideo Futatsugi and Lord...