Perched above Newcastle Harbour, this fascinating military site was constructed during the Crimean War to protect the city against a...
This scenic coastal path from Nobby's Beach to Glenrock Reserve winds past swathes of beach and fascinating historical sites including...
Surfers should goofy-foot it to Nobby's Beach, just north of the baths – the fast left-hander known as the Wedge is at its northern end.
Once the grain and keg store for the old Tooheys beer factory, this rustic brewery cafe is an atmospheric place to refresh with one of...
Scottie's Fish Cafe
Pull up a seat under palm trees laced with colourful festoon lighting and settle in for a classy take on the classic fish and chippery.
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Fort Scratchley information
Perched above Newcastle Harbour, this fascinating military site was constructed during the Crimean War to protect the city against a feared Russian invasion. During WWII the fort returned fire on a Japanese submarine, making it the only Australian fort to have engaged in a maritime attack. Learn all about it on a guided tour of the fort and its labyrinth of underground tunnels.