Newcastle Beach YHA

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Things to do in 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.

Scroll down to see all the free things to do in Newcastle!

At the hostel

FREE Sausage Sizzle

Forget cooking and head to the pub for a few beers and a free sausage sizzle! 

When:
Tuesdays
Where:
Local pub

FREE Movie night

A classic flick with free popcorn

When:
Wednesdays
Where:
Ballroom

$8 Pizza night

All-you-can-eat pizza!

When:
Mondays
Where:
Ballroom

FREE Sausage sizzle

BBQ and mingle with your fellow hostellers

When:
Thursdays
Where:
Courtyard

FREE Surfboards + Bodyboards

Grab a free surf or body board and hit the beach! 

When:
Whenever you fancy!
Where:

$10 Bike Hire

Grab a bike and cruise the town!

When:
Errryday!
Where:
Reception

Tours & activities related to this hostel

$129
per person

Hunter Valley Day Trip

Discover Australia's leading wine area, the Hunter Valley. Full day tour including lunch. Visit three local wineries and taste up to 20 different wines.
$239
per person

Hunter Valley Overnight Experience

Visit Australia's oldest wine producing area, the Hunter Valley. Taste world class wine and talk to family winemakers who have been producing Australian wine for generations.

FREE things to do in Newcastle

  1. Surf on the beach with the hostel's free surfboard and bodyboard
  2. Free entry to Blackbutt Reserve wildlife park
  3. Free city bus to explore the CBD
  4. Take a swim in the historic Bogey Hole
  5. Enjoy spectacular views of Bar Beach and Merewether on a half-hour coastal walk, beautifully lit up at night.

Connect with this hostel

DISCOUNTS IN THIS REGION

Hunter Valley Zoo
15% off
Concession price tickets for YHA members (15% off entry). Tickets available from Hunter Valley YHA.
  • (02) 4990 7714
Hunter Valley Bike Hire
20% Off
20% off bike hire from Hunter Valley YHA. Breathe in the fresh air and discover the beauty of the Hunter Valley by bike.
  • (02) 4991 3278
Hunter Valley Aviation
$220 Flight
Always wanted to learn to fly? Or just want to have a bit of fun? Book our One Hour Trial Instructional Flight for $220.
  • (02) 4991 6500
NSW TrainLink
Save 10% on tickets
Save 10% on NSW TrainLink tickets. Valid for full priced adult fares on point to point travel only. Discount is not to be used in conjunction with any other discount card or travel voucher.
Openair Cinemas
15% Discount
Watch new releases and cult classics under the stars all around Australia and New Zealand and save 15% on your General Admission tickets!
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