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What’s on in Newcastle this weekend? JULY 29 – 31

28 Jul , 2016  

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What’s on in Newcastle this weekend? Our guide has information about live entertainment, music, festivals, concerts theatre, family friendly activities and events that are happening this weekend around town and across the region.
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GALLERY: Totally 80s at the Civic Theatre Newcastle

29 Jul , 2016   Gallery

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Novocastrians relived the “good ol days” last night at the Civic Theatre Newcastle as some of the word’s hottest 80s Superstars took to the stage for TOTALLY 80s! Newcastle Live were on the ground to capture all the action for you. More…

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RMI unveil refurbished studio

29 Jul , 2016  

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Hunter TAFE’s Regional Music Institute (RMI) unveiled its fully refurbished sound recording and production studio yesterday, and lets just say, it’s very impressive! More…

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Brendan Maclean Headlines PLUM Opening Night

28 Jul , 2016  

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The Gateway Hotel and The Small Ballroom have announced their latest club night. PLUM is a LGBTIQ club night that will be taking over Saturday nights at the venue. More…

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5 reasons to see Ross Wilson at Lizotte’s this Sunday

28 Jul , 2016  

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Ross “The Boss” Wilson will roll into Lizotte’s in Lambton this Sunday, July 31 for an intimate show that will look back over the Aussie artist’s 45 year career. Here’s 5 reasons we’ll be in the Audience this Sunday.  More…

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Morrissey Is Coming To Newcastle!

28 Jul , 2016  

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Music icon Morrissey has let the cat out of the bag; the former frontman for The Smiths will be coming to Newcastle this year, playing at The Civic Theatre on October 31st. More…

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Garbage & The Temper Trap to headline December’s A Day On The Green

28 Jul , 2016  

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Pokolbin winery, Bimbadgen will come alive on December 3 with the sounds of 90’s supergroup, Garbage. Also on the bill are The Temper, The Preatures, Tash Sultana and founding member of the Aussie rock band Magic Dirt, Adalita. More…

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Patrick James bring tour to Newcastle

28 Jul , 2016  

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Sydney singer-songwriter, Patrick James will be front and centre when he brings his solo tour to Newcastle on September 17 for a show at 48 Watt Street. More…

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Powderfinger frontman heads to Newcastle

28 Jul , 2016  

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The frontman of one of Australia’s most loved bands, Powderfinger will head to Newcastle’s Civic Theatre for a show on October 21. Bernard Fanning has firmly cemented his position as one of Australia’s finest songwriters and lyricists, so we’re looking forward to hearing tracks from his his third studio solo LP, ‘Civil Dusk’, which he will showcase as part of the concert. More…

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THE OSMAN: Mi-Sex and The Angels plus more…

27 Jul , 2016  

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The Osman is back with his weekly Newcastle Live post…
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Adeline Pines Bring Hyder Seek To The Lass

27 Jul , 2016  

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Alt-country outfit Adeline Pines have announced their Australian tour, hitting the road in support of their debut album Life Of WiresThe tour will be stopping in their hometown for a massive show at The Lass O’Gowrie on Friday September 2. More…

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August Live Music Line-up At The Stag & Hunter Hotel

26 Jul , 2016  

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Mayfeild’s Stag & Hunter Hotel has pulled no punches with their August live music line-up. From rising stars to music royalty, there’s a little bit of everything on stage at The Stag in August.  More…

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Plant a tree in Newcastle this Sunday

26 Jul , 2016  

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Get involved in National Tree Day by planting native groundcovers, shrubs and tree species at Stevenson Park in Mayfield West from 9am this Sunday, 31 July.  More…

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Top 5 gigs in Newcastle this week

26 Jul , 2016  

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We’re back! It’s the list that divides an office and has the whole city talking. Our top 5 gigs in Newcastle this week… More…

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GALLERY: What happens when Newcastle gets LIT?

26 Jul , 2016   Gallery

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So what happens when you mix Student priced drinks with some of the city’s best DJs and party games? LIT, that’s what you get! It’s happening every Wednesday night at the Sydney Junction Hotel in Hamilton.  More…

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Mitch Capone Swings Frank Sinatra

26 Jul , 2016  

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After blowing us away with a sell-out Mothers’ Day performance of  his show, “The Michael Bublé  Experience”, Mitch Capone returns to Lizotte’s on Saturday September 17 with his a brand new production, “Mitch Capone Swings Frank Sinatra”. More…

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sleepmakeswaves bring new guitarist to Newcastle.

26 Jul , 2016  

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When Jonathan “Kid” Khor left Sydney instrumental rock band sleepmakeswaves it left a big space to fill. After an intense audition process, the band are headed back to the tour bus with new axe man, Daniel Oreskovic. They play Newcastle’s Cambridge Hotel on 10 August. More…

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WEEKEND PHOTOS: July 23 & 24

25 Jul , 2016  

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It was your weekend, and here’s your photos.  More…