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The ultimate guide to NYE in Newcastle

4 Dec , 2014  

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We’ve got all the information about what’s on in Newcastle for New Years Eve 2014. It’s our ultimate guide to your big night on the 31st of December 2014. We’ve got something for everyone here and well be updating the guide as we become aware of other events. So don’t forget to check back once in a while. More…

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WHAT’S ON IN NEWCASTLE THIS WEEKEND? DEC 19 – 21

18 Dec , 2014  

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As many people start their Christmas Holidays, the city heats up with a bunch of great live music, entertainment and events for the whole family. Let us help you plan your weekend with our weekend wrap of what’s on in Newcastle. More…

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Bluesfest announce new additions for 2015

17 Dec , 2014  

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Every year a huge contingent of Novocastrians head up to Byron Bay for the Bluesfest. For those of you still undecided on whether to buy a ticket or not, this 5th line up announcement may just have you reaching for the ‘buy now’ button.
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Newcastle Live Rewind: Gigs of the year

17 Dec , 2014  

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From international superstars to local legends, we’ve been treated to an amazing year of live music. So while we’re reminiscing about the year that’s about to end, we thought we’d take a look at the best gigs of the year in Newcastle & the Hunter.  More…

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Salamander Bay gets bricked in 2015

16 Dec , 2014  

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Looking for something to do with the kids during the school holidays in January? Why not visit the 5th annual Bricks at the Bay LEGO Fan event. There will be exhibitors from Sydney and Newcastle as well as local builders. More…

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Top 5 gigs in Newcastle this week

16 Dec , 2014  

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We’ve put together a list of the best gigs happening in Newcastle and around the region this week. In the list you’ll find both the free and ticketed show that stood out to us in the guide this week. For a full list of everything happening this week, check out our weekly gig guideMore…

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City Slider comes to Newcastle March 28

16 Dec , 2014  

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We’ve got all the information you need to know about The City Slider coming to Newcastle right here. More…

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The Hunter says #IllRideWithYou

16 Dec , 2014  

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A collection of #IllRideWithYou tweets from the people of the Hunter. Our thoughts and love for everyone touch by the terrible incident. More…

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Social Photos: The Jets at the Burwood

15 Dec , 2014   Gallery

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Were you spotted by our photographer at The Screaming Jets show at the Burwood Bowlo? If you see yourself or your mates in the gallery, drop us a comment! More…

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Your Photos: #rallyforrail

15 Dec , 2014  

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Thousands of people turned out on Sunday to protest the removal of heavy rail in Newcastle. Reports online say there were anywhere between 2000 and 5000 people at the rally, here’s a collection of images uploaded to instagram from the event. More…

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Videos of the week

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Sir Elton falls off his char, a daughter Daddy dance off and a crazy good version of Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas. It’s all part of our videos of the week post. More…

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Give the gift of local music this Christmas

11 Dec , 2014   Gallery

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During the lead up to Christmas Newcastle Live will appeal to the Hunter’s music lovers to “Give The Gift Of Local Music This Christmas”. If you’re a local who has released this year drop us a line at rockon@newcastlelive.com.au and we can add you to the mix. Check out some of the releases we’re currently featuring right here.  More…

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Heroes to release new twin CD

11 Dec , 2014  

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Local legends, Heroes will mark 2015 with the release of a double CD and a show at Newcastle Leagues Club on Saturday the 17th of January.  More…

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Barely resting: The Smith Street Band come back to Newcastle

11 Dec , 2014  

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Barely resting from their highly regarded tour in November, The Smith Street band will head back to Newcastle in 2015 for a show at  The Cambridge Hotel on the 12th of February. More…

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Waterworld Central comes to Port Stephens

11 Dec , 2014  

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Australia’s first portable water theme park, Waterworld Central is heading to Port Stephens this school holidays for some good old water play fun.  More…

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Karise Eden to deliver rare public performance at Wests

11 Dec , 2014  

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Karise Eden first captured the nation’s attention in 2012 when she won the television series ‘The Voice’ at the age of 19 with a uniquely soulful yet powerful vocal style. She’ll deliver a rare public performance at Wests New Lambton on Wednesday, 15th of July. More…

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Catch The Gooch Palms before they head to America

11 Dec , 2014  

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Having just wound up their hugely successful U.S tour, The Gooch Palms are frothing at the mouth to get back on stage in their home town. The band play The Small Ballroom on Friday the 20th of February . More…

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Seth Sentry to showcase Run in Newcastle

11 Dec , 2014  

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Following the premiere of his new release “Run” on Triple J Breakfast with Matt & Alex, Seth Sentry has announced his first national headline tour for 2015 including a date at Newcastle’s Cambridge Hotel. More…

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Newcastle deserves music from Michael Franti

11 Dec , 2014  

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Singer, songwriter, guitarist and philanthropist, Michael Franti will head to Newcastle for a sideshow in April 2015.  More…

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Grammy winner Nelly hits Newcastle Panthers

11 Dec , 2014  

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Grammy award-winning rapper Nelly will be touring Australia and New Zealand early next year and will be joined by B.o.B for the ultimate hip hop concert. The show comes to Newcastle Panthers on January 9. More…

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Amity Affliction make their Weigh Downunder

11 Dec , 2014  

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The Amity Affliction have announced ‘The Weigh Downunder’ Tour which will reach regional and suburban centres around Australia throughout January. They come to Newcastle Panthers on Friday the 16th  of January 2015. More…