Newcastle Events - What's on in Newcastle

  1. Sparke Helmore Newcastle City Triathlon

    Sunday 06 March 2016 to Sunday 25 February 2018 , Newcastle

    The 24th annual Sparke Helmore Newcastle City Triathlon is on again. The event will be staged from the Queens Wharf area on Newcastle Harbour, one of the most picturesque courses in Australia. Offering Olympic/Standard, Sprint and Corporate…

    06 Mar - 25 Feb
  2. Surfest Newcastle Australia

    Saturday 20 January 2018 to Sunday 25 February 2018 , Newcastle

    Surfest is the largest surfing festival in Australia.The best professional male and female surfers in the world travel to Newcastle, NSW to compete for the much cherished Mark Richards 'MR' trophy on Merewether Beach, Newcastle. Surfest is …

    20 Jan - 25 Feb
  3. Australian Bowl-Riding Championships

    Saturday 24 February 2018 to Sunday 25 February 2018 , Newcastle

    The annual Australian Bowl Riding Championships (ABC) is the first true Nationals skateboard competition for any discipline within skateboarding in Australia. This all-inclusive Australian event welcomes skateboarders from every skill level…

    24 Feb - 25 Feb
  4. Hunter Street Organic Markets

    Thursday 01 March 2018 to Friday 11 May 2018 , Newcastle

    Your organic fix from Thursday to Saturday every week, is at the Hunter Street Organic Markets. Organic and certified fruit and vegetables, amazing flowers, local arts and crafts, free range produce, grass fed beef, sweets for the sweet, an…

    01 Mar - 11 May
  5. Newcastle Regional Show

    Event dates to be confirmed: March 2018 , Newcastle

    The Newcastle Regional Show is one of the premier events on the Hunter events calendar. Featuring all the traditions of the Show, with competitions and displays which feature horses, cattle, animals, poultry, produce, cookery, arts and cr…

    02 Mar - 04 Mar
  6. The Olive Tree Market

    Saturday 03 March 2018 to Saturday 04 August 2018 , Newcastle

    The Olive Tree Market is Newcastle and the Hunter's Leading Contemporary Art and Design Market held on a monthly basis in the heart of Newcastle's cultural precinct . Founded in 2008 Olive Tree has been instrumental in the renaissance of t…

    03 Mar - 04 Aug
  7. Spiegeltent Newcastle

    Thursday 15 March 2018 to Sunday 15 April 2018 , Newcastle

    Spiegeltent Newcastle is presented by Strut and Fret in association with Civic Theatre Newcastle. For three weeks Civic Park comes to life with the beloved Spiegeltent. This time the sell-out international show Blanc de Blanc is the head…

    15 Mar - 15 Apr
  8. Ross Noble: El Hablador (Newcastle)

    Wednesday 21 March 2018 , Newcastle

    Who is El Hablador? It’s Ross Noble. No, but who is the one they call El Hablador? I just said, it is Ross Noble. You know? Long hair, does stand up where he dances about the stage, spinning out all the nonsense in his head into a show.…

    21 Mar
  9. Blanc de Blanc

    Tuesday 27 March 2018 to Sunday 15 April 2018 , Newcastle

    You’ve found your place – where the champagne sparkles, eyes glimmer, the sensual and salacious combine in the magnificent Spiegeltent. From the acclaimed creative minds behind Madonna’s recent Rebel Heart tour Blanc de Blanc is a sell-out…

    27 Mar - 15 Apr
  10. Mother's Ruin: A Cabaret About Gin

    Wednesday 28 March 2018 , Newcastle

    Equal parts historical and hysterical, lose yourself in the company of sailors, barmaids and bootleggers in this darkly comic cabaret. Fresh from the Sydney Festival and Spiegeltent Hobart, Mother’s Ruin is a raucous journey through 18th Ce…

    28 Mar
  11. Luke McGregor: Almost Fixed It

    Thursday 29 March 2018 , Newcastle

    Luke’s almost fixed it, his life that is. He now has a real, actual girlfriend – something he previously thought impossible because of both his face and personality. With his new found personal security, he’s now got time to worry about all…

    29 Mar
  12. Emma Pask

    Saturday 31 March 2018 , Newcastle

    Award winning Australian vocalist Emma Pask has firmly established herself as one of this countries favourite voices in Jazz. Her effortless honest stage presence combined with her powerful vocal ability, leaves audiences spellbound and in…

    31 Mar
  13. Gawurra

    Thursday 05 April 2018 , Newcastle

    Gawurra Gaykamangu is a Yolngu professional performing artist hailing from Milingimbi (Yurrwi), North East Arnhem Land. With an emotional and resonant voice, Gawurra’s performances deliver a masterful musical sensitivity. Gawurra’s star ha…

    05 Apr
  14. The Black Sorrows

    Friday 06 April 2018 , Newcastle

    The Black Sorrows is one of Australia’s most enduring and dynamic live bands. Over 30 years, The Sorrows have earned fans across the globe with hits like Hold On To Me, Harley and Rose, Chained To The Wheel, and The Chosen Ones. Led by ARI…

    06 Apr
  15. Newcastle Writers Festival

    Friday 06 April 2018 to Sunday 08 April 2018 , Newcastle

    The Newcastle Writers Festival celebrates national and regional literary talent over three days each April. More than 100 writers and thinkers participate in 70 sessions - half of which are free - that include panel discussions, readings,…

    06 Apr - 08 Apr
  16. Tom Gleeson: Sure Thing

    Saturday 07 April 2018 , Newcastle

    Star of The Weekly. Host of Hard Quiz. Do not miss out on a ticket to his brand new show. It’s a sure thing. Presented by Strut and Fret Production House in association with Token Events.…

    07 Apr
  17. The Audreys

    Thursday 12 April 2018 , Newcastle

    Multiple ARIA award winners The Audreys have just completed a sell-out national tour performing their award winning debut album 'Between Last Night and Us'. They were so well received that the band has decided to go back out on the road as…

    12 Apr