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What's On Newcastle

Get your calendar sorted for the first month in Spring

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We're heading into the warmer months and what better way than to check out all the events on offer across Newcastle this month
See our handpicked guides to Newcastle

Cinema In The Park | 1 Sep
Head along and enjoy a wonderful evening of music, FREE kids rides, public performers, food and the film, The Greatest Showman, under the stars. Starting at 3pm.  
Where: Speers Point Park  
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She The Change Rally | 1 Sep
A half day event for women who want to make a difference, in their own lives, in their community, in their world.
Where: Avoca Beach Picture Theatre

Jye Currie Photo Exhibit | 1 Sep
Showcasing Currie’s latest trip to Africa, capturing still images of remote parts of Kenya, exposing the conditions and poverty that locals are faced with daily.
Where: The Cricketers’ Arms

Olive Tree Markets | 1 Sep
Host to over 130 makers, designers, gourmet artisan producers, street food, live music and more!
Where: Civic Park


Newcastle International Supermoto | 1-2 Sep
Fourth running of the biggest motorcycle race event in NSW, with racing both days, an airshow from Red Bull racer Matt Hall, food trucks, trade displays and a sideshow for the kids.
Where: Foreshore Park
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Father’s Day Weekend Spring Entrée | 1-2 Sep
A fantastic way to spend time with family and friends. Soak up some great live music in the Red Apron’s beautiful courtyard over a 3-course lunch.
Where: The Red Apron

Father’s Day Picnic | 2 Sep
Bring your picnic rugs, chairs, your Dad or kidnap somebody else’s Dad and chill out with some groovy tunes on the waterfront and get snappy with Creative Photobooth in the barn this Father’s Day.
Where: Stanley Park
When: 11am – 4pm
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Honeysuckle Placemaking Launch | 7 sep
A collection of five placemaking projects located within the Honeysuckle precinct developed by University of Newcastle, PhD students. With the launch night showcasing Moveable Feast, Chatterbox and Hidden Honeysuckle.
Where: Watt Space Gallery
When: 5.30pm - 8.30pm

Women’s Adventure Film Tour Vol.2 | 8 Sep
A celebration of the fantastic women around us who are doing extraordinary things. A series of inspiring short films with a focus on adventure, the environment, and heart-warming stories. 
Where: Tower Cinemas 
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Five Senses Twilight Market | 9 Sep
Head along for a celebration of delicious food, craft beer & fine wine, awesome music, loads of entertainment and the most fabulous line-up of market stalls.
Where: Lambton Park
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Five Senses MarketSpring Racing Carnival | 14 Sep
This event attracts the glorious spectacle of horse racing at its best, with unmissable action on the track and fabulous style and glamour alongside it.
Where: Newcastle Racing Club

Reece Hignell Pop-up Dining Experience | 14-15 Sep
You may recognise the name as one of the contestants from the 2018 MasterChef series, and he is creating his first ever pop-up restaurant right here in Newcastle.
Where: Cooks Hill Surf Club
When: 6pm – 9pm

End 2 End Festival | 15 Sep
There is nothing like a day among the vines, soaking up the sun, tasting local produce and enjoying the company of the people you love.
Where: McLeish Estate

Hunt & Gather | 15 Sep
Loaded with musos, vintage finds, and foodie things to get amongst. 
Where: Railway Carriage Sheds

Big Dog Comedy | 15 Sep
Head along for a feed, a beverage, and a bloody good laugh!
Where: The Happy Wombat


Vintage Spring Sale | 15 Sep
Expect items for sale including clothing, shoes, bags, fabrics, patterns, haberdashery, tapestries, linen, jewellery, collectables, records and lots more. 
Where: St. Paul's Thrift Shop, Cnr Church & Callen St, Stockton
When: 9am - 12pm
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Urban Cellar Door | 16 Sep
Enjoy an afternoon of wine tastings & cheese!
Where: The Lucky
When: 2.30pm – 5pm

One Fermented Evening | 20 Sep
Pairing their latest limited beer releases with some very special dish creations for the ultimate 4-course dinner & beer degustation evening.
Where: Squire’s Maiden

Big Dog Comedy | 20 Sep
Head along for a feed, a beverage, and a bloody good laugh!
Where: 5 Sawyers

Foursquare Rum Tasting | 21 Sep
Newcastle Rum Club in association with Quittin’ Time present a special master class and tasting night.
Where: Babylon

Wines of the World Degustation Dinner | 21 Sep
A five-course dinner by Babbingtons Bar & Grill’s head chef Sam Beatty, complemented with matched wines from different regions of the world.
Where: Apollo International
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Semsational Long Lunch | 21 Sep
Thomas Wines presents a series of #semsational sessions celebrating the release of their 2012 Cellar Reserve Braemore Semillon. 
WhereSignora at The Landing

Newcastle China Week | 21-23 Sep
An initiative to facilitate greater understanding between Newcastle and China through a series of interactive cultural, social and academic events. It’s going to be an exciting few days with a Hawker Night Food Market, China Business Forum and China Street Festival.
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Living Smart Festival | 22 Sep
A fun, family-friendly day out for people to explore how they can adopt sustainable practices in their everyday life.
Where: Speers Point Park

Street Feast | 22 Sep
Food trucks, pop-ups from local restaurants & artisan delicacies!
Where: Foreshore Park

Seafood Degustation | 25 Sep
6 course meal + paired with matching wines $125pp
Where: Scotties
Carrington Public Art Expression | 27 Sep
Now in its 4th year, Carrington Public School now invites students along with artists from the local community to submit their works with Gillian Shaw from the UON Art Gallery taking part in the judging. The community is invited to attend the auction with proceeds being donated to Orange Sky Laundry.  

Rise | 27 Sep
Taking a group of women on a deep, 7-week program. A Shamanic journey; one of sisterhood, one of self-discovery and one of soul encounter.
Where: Earthie Yoga & Meditation Centre
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Sancha & the Blue Gypsies | 28 Sep
This dynamic quartet are back performing at the Royal Exchange With a refreshing take on jazz, folk, bluegrass & gospel music and a lifetime of performance experience behind them this quartet features some of Sydney’s finest musicians
Where: Royal Exchange, 32-34 Bolton St Newcastle
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Dashville Skyline | 28-30 Sep
The Waifs (in their only NSW show on this current tour) they will be joined by C.W. Stoneking, William Crighton and 40 more performances. Plus amazing markets and food vendors. 
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Oktoberfest | 29 Sep
Sourcing an awesome selection f traditional German beer, plus an array of German food and entertainment to keep you all satisfied!
Where: The Pourhouse
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Create Your Own Japanese Dinner Party | 29 Sep
Where: The Essential Ingredient
Tess Stomski from Niseko Gourmet is coming to Newcastle to share all her Japanese, Teishoku, dinner party secrets



Zine Fair | 30 Sep
A festival event celebrating all things Zines!
Where: Newcastle Library


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