Rents secondhand fibreglass boards and far less painful soft boards.
Newcastle Art Gallery
NAG's permanent collection includes works by revered Australian artists and there are often interesting temporary exhibitions to peruse.
The city’s flagship museum occupies the restored Honeysuckle rail workshops on the foreshore and focuses on the social history and...
Greater Union Cinemas
For a subdued evening, head to the movies.
A decadent Roman god has transformed this former Methodist mission into a very atmospheric place to splurge (not purge – this isn’t...
Lonely Planet review
The place for backpacker meals, trivia, pool competitions and, on the weekends, live bands and DJs.