Life & Style

Where to catch some of the best beach views and a cheeky beverage in Newcastle and Lake Macquarie

From Newcastle to Lake Macquarie.

The 2019/20 summer has been a crazy one to say the least, and with the temperatures starting to dip a little now's the time to enjoy the best of summer before those cooler months kick in. Some venues you may not have ever considered dropping in on are your local SLSCs, with killer views and cheap beverages it makes a whole lotta sense!


Dixon Park SLSC

Recently renovated and offering up a large deck space that provides uninterrupted ocean views, Dixon Park SLSC makes for the ideal spot to ease out your Sunday afternoons.
Where: 20 Ocean St, Merewether
Open: Sundays | 12pm-7.30pm
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Cooks Hill SLSC

Running a fully licensed bar and restaurant each and every Sunday, relax beachside whilst you enjoy some tasty bites from the team at Milestone Catering.
Where: Memorial Dr, Bar Beach
Open: Sundays | From 12pm
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Newcastle SLSC

Kick back on the lawn at Newcastle SLSC with their drink specials; $3 beer/wine at 3pm, $4 beer/wine at 4pm and $5 beer/wine at 5pm.
Where: Newcastle Beach, Newcastle
Open: Sundays | From 12pm
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Nobbys Beach SLSC

Catch all the ocean action and harbour happenings from The Groper Bar at Nobbys Beach SLSC who offer up Sunday coldies from 12pm-5pm.
Where: 35 Nobbys Rd, Newcastle East
Open: Sundays | 12pm-5pm
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Redhead SLSC

Live music and drinks at Redhead SLSC, with food from Cargo Espresso every Friday evening.
Where: Beach Rd, Redhead
Open: Fridays | 5pm-8pm
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Caves Beach SLSC

One of the most beautiful spots on the coast, Caves Beach SLSC provides live music and bevs on the upstairs deck.
Where: 127/139 Caves Beach Rd, Caves Beach
Open: Sundays | From 12pm
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*Information was correct at the time of publishing. Contact individual surf clubs for up to date bar opening times and drink specials.