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Newcastle for the first time

This heritage walk is the best way to view Newcastle for first timers. A lovely walk that we... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Oralsurgeon
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Algeciras, Spain
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A nice trek

I enjoyed this walk. We found some interesting boulders, like the Bogey Hole. We even found... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
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23 Aug 2018
“Newcastle for the first time”
4 Apr 2018
“A nice trek”
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

This heritage walk is the best way to view Newcastle for first timers. A lovely walk that we actually made it in more than 3 hours stopping in every site, absorbing the atmosphere and taking a lot of photos. We’ve been there in late August...More

Thank Oralsurgeon
Reviewed 5 April 2018

I enjoyed this walk. We found some interesting boulders, like the Bogey Hole. We even found historical content. I liked that. Naturally we walked by a beach and the ocean. We even walked on a boardwalk.I love the salt content of the ocean. We even...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Not to be missed in Newcastle . Reveals the history of the area and you can end it at the pool with a refreshing swim . Lots of great eateries along the way as well.

Thank 77smiley
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Upto 2 hours of walk along the coastline and city where you can see The Customs House, the Convict Lumber Yard, Fort Scratchley Historic Site, Newcastle Ocean Baths and Beach, Christ Church Cathedral...Quite legendary places with loads of background history - Newcastle East played a...More

1  Thank KarolaRS
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We have lived in Newcastle for over 50 years and never new anything about this walk until recently, it is really worth doing it and is easy to follow.

Thank AB1951
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Historically Newcastle is linked very strongly with the foundations of Australia. Newcastle was discovered by troops looking for escaped convicts from Sydney's first settlement. Early Newcastle was in and around the coastline, a coastline that is easily accessible by foot today. There a numerous walks...More

2  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This is a must walk around Newcastle East. Old buldings really have character. Not many have carports or garages so all cars are parked on the street. Is a walk that remains in memory forever.

Thank Kay C
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The Newcastle East Heritage Walk is a free self guided 3km tour in Newcastle East, covering many points of interest as well as fantastic views of beaches and oceans. There are information signs along the way to help navigate your way around the walk and...More

3  Thank KylieIsTravelling
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