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Family day out with glorious views

One of the most scenic walks I have ever had the pleasure of doing. The history lesson along the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Marlene Y
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Sydney, Australia
Walk of memories and beautiful views

An exhilarating walk to rest on top of Newcastle and walk slowly looking for a family members name... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lindy P
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Memorial Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the most scenic walks I have ever had the pleasure of doing. The history lesson along the way is well worth the read.

Thank Marlene Y
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An exhilarating walk to rest on top of Newcastle and walk slowly looking for a family members name on the soldiers sculpture. An amazing experience a must do.

1  Thank Lindy P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great walk, great views, good excercise. Hugging the coast line and great information of the war history etc.

Thank Graham M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went on a very blustery Saturday morning. Spectacular views and poignant tributes. Highly recommend.... even with moody teenagers!

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well - was not expecting this! What a beautiful place. Walked along the beach - amazing! We were only there one day as part of a cruise, but could imagine spending a couple of good days here. Highlight was when our cruise ship left, there...More

Thank Lesleyr29
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great view, lovely walk but very disappointed that you aren't allowed to take dogs. I enjoy regularly walking my dog along the stretch of coastline but because there's no dog signs I have to miss out and walk up along the road.

Thank Ozzywally
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views marvelllous construction wonderful way to remember our past and celebrate our men and women who have served our country

Thank gaithomas53
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whale watching, rock fisher people watching, surfer watching and beach watching; it has heaps to see. And then there is the view of the city. A nice long and hilly walk to keep you fit too. A must to do.

Thank holden4100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This 450 metre walk is a must for anyone visiting Newcastle! Views are 360 degrees! The beach and ocean views are so beautiful. Some parking available at north end! Great photo opportunities. A great tribute to those who served our country.

1  Thank elizabethramsay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This walk showcases the picturesque coastline south of Newcastle CBD and acts as a memorial to all the soldiers recruited from the Hunter who died in World War 1. There are plaques to describe some of the battles and the history of how the walk...More

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Jennifer T
24 January 2018|
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Response from Tuathla | Reviewed this property |
Not long about 500m but it links the coast walk from Newcastle beach up the hill and Bar beach... it's stunning and there's lots of information and art work so it's really engaging
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Kim A
16 January 2018|
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Response from Cheekymin | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn’t recommend it in winter when it’s cold but otherwise nonissue if it’s windy as very safe. You may also get a chance to see the hang gliders launching off the top which is great to see 😊
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Response from Mark F | Reviewed this property |
You can park at the top of the hill and then easily access the walkway with a stroller. You will have to turn around at the end of the elevated walkway as there are steps which could be managed with a stroller but might be... More
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