Host City & Venue

Welcome to Newcastle — Australia’s seventh largest city. From flourishing bar scenes and open arts festivals, to world-class beaches and expansive parklands, Newcastle hosts the perfect mix of city culture and stunning nature. Located in the heart of the Hunter Region, Newcastle offers a truly unique New South Wales experience. Explore the Hunter Wetlands and the Blackbutt Reserve for wildlife adventures, or enjoy the inviting clear waters and spectacular sunsets at the famous Merewether Beach.

(Images from Destination NSW and Tourism Australia)