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National Park netball courts to undergo $627,000 facelift

The Newcastle Netball Association has hailed City of Newcastle’s commitment to enhance National Park’s popular sporting precinct.

Nelson Bay Road duplication driving ahead

The upgrade of Nelson Bay Road between Williamtown and Bobs Farm is driving ahead, with preparation work now under way for the duplication of a one-kilometre section from Salt Ash to Bobs Farm.

One more summer splash before Newcastle Ocean Baths’ upgrade

With the warm weather upon us, and summer fast approaching, Novocastrians are being urged to take advantage of the Newcastle Ocean Baths while they can.

$2.4 million makeover for Kotara unveiled

Kotara is the proud recipient of a $2.4 million makeover. City of Newcastle recently completed the expansive upgrade of Joslin Street, with a safe and welcoming new public space created at the heart...

Ocean Baths preliminary design focuses on access and safety

City of Newcastle will meet a community reference group for the Newcastle Ocean Baths upgrade this week to discuss a preliminary design, which focuses on improving the two ageing pools and lower promenades.  Stage 1 has now reached preliminary design stage, with an initial design developed in consultation with the broad community,...

$152m maintenance works underway at AGL Bayswater

A $152 million maintenance and upgrade program is underway at AGL’s Bayswater Power Station, the largest works ever undertaken on the site. More than 600 additional contractors will work at the facility, located...

Upgrade to mark No.1 Sportsground’s maiden century

Newcastle’s No.1 Sportsground will undergo a major redevelopment to mark its 100th anniversary. The project, which includes enlarging the playing field, upgrading the lighting and building new tiered seating, is scheduled for completion in mid-2021. Newcastle Lord Mayor Nuatali Nelmes said redeveloping No.1 Sportsground is an apt way to celebrate the facility notching...

More state money for local showgrounds

In more good news for Maitland Showground, the facility has received an extra $160,000 from the New South Wales Government as part of a state-wide COVID-19 stimulus package. Parliamentary Secretary for the Hunter...