Sandgate Tourism

Visit Sandgate - Best of Sandgate

Sandgate is a suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, located 11 kilometres (7 mi) from Newcastle's central business district. It is part of the City of Newcastle local government area. It has a railway station on the Hunter Line. Sandgate is also home to the largest cemetery in Newcastle, including a now-derelict rail-head station, formerly used by funeral trains.


A place in Australia, Sandgate is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Sydney, Australia. Add Sydney to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Sydney Opera House, Sydney Tower, The Rocks. Also, to reach Sandgate, you'll have to take a flight to Sydney; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Sandgate.

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- Know before you go to Sandgate

Facts and Stats for Sandgate*

  • Pollution Statistics in Sandgate

    Know the pollution level of Sandgate before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 22.62 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 36.76 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 29.41 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30.88 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.71 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.44 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15.79 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15.63 (Very Low)
  • Sandgate: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Sandgate for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Sandgate.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 27.17 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 41.25 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 16.3 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 35.23 (Low)
    • Attacks 36.25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 60.87 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 51.04 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.25 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 53.95 (Moderate)
  • Living in Sandgate - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Sandgate is 209.78 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 63.83 (High)
    • Climate Index 96.66 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.05 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.67 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.02 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 85.19 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.08 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 154.54 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Sandgate

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sandgate

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.18 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 48.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 109.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 80.78 USD

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

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