Christ Church Cathedral, Newcastle

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: 46 Newcomen Street, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia
  • Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +61-249292052
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Family And Kids, Architecture , Cathedral
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About Christ Church Cathedral, Newcastle

Also known as Christ Church Cathedral, the cathedral dominates the skyline of the city. So, you can actually point out the church from whichever part of the city you are located. Visit this cathedral not because you have to be religious but to see its awe-inspiring architectural work, its melodious music and creative art work. You can even be part of their prayer and experience the joyful community. Take tour around the Memorial Garden for peace and remembrance.

Christ Church Cathedral Information

  • Service times may vary occasionally according to special events and other reasons.
  • The cathedral is open for worship every day. Visitors are always welcome.
  • Be decently dressed when you visit the cathedral.

Christ Church Cathedral Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

Christ Church Cathedral Opening and Closing Hours

Sunday worship times

  • 7:00am  Eucharist (1662 Rite).
  • 8:00am  Eucharist.
  • 9:30am  Solemn Eucharist (choral service).
  • 6:00pm  Choral Evensong.

Our weekday worship

The Eucharist

  • Monday – Friday 7:30am.
  • Tuesday 10:30am.
  • Saturday 8:00am.

Morning prayer

  • 30 mins before first Eucharist daily

Evening Prayer

  • Monday to Thursday at 5:30pm.
  • Friday at 5:00pm.

How To reach Christ Church Cathedral by Public Transport

  • Bus no 201 from Newcastle West and get off at Church St near Newcomen St.

Restaurants Near Christ Church Cathedral

  • The Persian Place
  • Bocados
  • Krishna’s cafe
  • Bali Corner
  • Le Passe Temps
  • Reserve Wine Bar
  • Hunter Gourmet Pizza – Newcastle
  • Shack Takeaway THE

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Things to Know Before Visiting Christ Church Cathedral

  • 95% of people who visit Newcastle include Christ Church Cathedral in their plan

  • 59.11% of people start their Christ Church Cathedral visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Christ Church Cathedral

Tuesday, Friday and Sunday

91.03% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Christ Church Cathedral

People normally club together Newcastle Beach and Fort Scratchley Historic Site while planning their visit to Christ Church Cathedral.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Christ Church Cathedral, Newcastle Reviews

  • Absolutely beautiful! IF you are in the area .. totally worth dropping in...even if you are not a Christian! Beautiful architecture... when you are inside the background music (most likely a recording) is lovely and relaxing....! Photos allowed and the lady at the entrance is very sweet... gave us a map for free and a prayer booket! You can park your car inside the compound... Street parking is ticketed.

  • Beautiful church in Newcastle with such calmness n peace when you visit the church. Artistic ancient interiors. You can also climb the tower for $10. Must visit if you go to new castle

  • The interior and exterior of this Chruch made the visit worthwhile. One very friendly lady helped us with our enquiry.

  • Beautiful place. I strongly felt the presence of the Lord

  • Amazing piece of architecture on the hill of Newcastle. Great build and aesthetically sound.

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