Newcastle Beach YHA
Newcastle is home to some of Australia’s best surf beaches, pubs and student nightlife- all within walking distance from the hostel. Enjoy coastal walks, historic sights, Hunter Valley winery tours, native animal wildlife park, daily dolphin cruises, whale watching tours (May-Nov), skydiving and more! Experience the thrills of sandboarding on the Stockton sand dunes or learn to surf, watch the Newcastle Knights rugby team or the Newcastle Jets football team play at the Newcastle stadium, find loads of pubs, nightclubs, cafes and restaurants all within walking distances from the hostel.
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FREE Surfboards + Bodyboards
Grab a free surf or body board and hit the beach!
- Surf on the beach with the hostel's free surfboard and bodyboard
- Free entry to Blackbutt Reserve wildlife park
- Take a swim in the historic Bogey Hole
- Enjoy spectacular views of Bar Beach and Merewether on a half-hour coastal walk, beautifully lit up at night.