Newcastle on Your Own

Enjoy the attractions of Newcastle at your own pace aboard a hop on / hop off tour. The hop on / hop off coasters are scheduled every 15 minutes and allow the flexibility to stay as long as you like at each location. Stop at Honeysuckle Harbourside Precinct for easy access to Newcastle Museum, Maritime Centre, visitor information centre and a wide selection of harbour side restaurants and bars. Next stop is Nobbys Beach Reserve to see Nobbys Breakwall and Lighthouse, Nobbys Beach, Foreshore Park and Fort Scratchley. Then, explore Christ Church Cathedral, a great Cathedral and one of the most imposing buildings of its type in Australia. Next stop is Anzac Memorial Walk & Lookout, one of Australia’s most spectacular coastal walks. Finally stop at Merewether Surfhouse and enjoy the Merewether Ocean Baths or beach, visit the local cafes and pubs or wander along the foreshore. From here return to the Pier.
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  • Duration

    1.16 hour

  • Price

    Adult from $39.99
    Children (12 & under) from $29.99

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Please wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and jacket, plenty of biodegradable sunscreen and bring bottled water. Don’t forget your swimmers and a towel Please note all local attraction entrance fees plus food and beverages are at your own expense Please take cash/credit card for purchases on the day Please be mindful of your all aboard time and the last coaster departure time.
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