Newcastle Tourism

The metropolises that is New Castle is situated at the mouth of the Hunter River, in New South Wales,Australia. The city became famous for its coal, and today is the largest coal exporting harbour on this planet. But what people often over look is new Castle's rich history and cultural background, which make for a very interesting place to visit. New castle is celebrated for its cultural background, and for its beautiful beaches that surround the city. Australia's oldest Theatre, the Victorian Theatre, can be found in this busy city..

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Newcastle

  • Know the pollution level of Newcastle before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 19 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 35.71 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 27.38 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 32.14 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.1 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 22.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 14.13 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 22.5 (Low)
  • How safe is Newcastle for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Newcastle.

    • Burglary and Theft 32.87 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30.37 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 38.69 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.79 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 23.33 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 34.56 (Low)
    • Attacks 37.62 (Low)
    • Drug offense 64.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 71.44 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.46 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.28 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 22.67 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 51.48 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Newcastle is 199.62 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 60.57 (High)
    • Climate Index 96.66 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 25.06 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 29.63 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.49 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 85.42 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.5 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 122.8 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Newcastle

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.9 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 97.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 65.91 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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