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Top 5 places to watch the AFL & NRL Grand Finals in Newcastle this weekend

[cs_content][cs_section parallax=”false” separator_top_type=”none” separator_top_height=”50px” separator_top_angle_point=”50″ separator_bottom_type=”none” separator_bottom_height=”50px” separator_bottom_angle_point=”50″ style=”margin: 0px;padding: 45px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text]Looking for the perfect venue to support your team to victory or drown you sorrows if they drop the ball, so to speak? Well you’ve come to the right place. Here’s our top 5 places to catch both the AFL & NRL Grand Finals in Newcastle this weekend.[/cs_text][/cs_column][/cs_row][/cs_section][cs_section bg_color=”hsl(0, 0%, 95%)” parallax=”false” separator_top_type=”none” separator_top_height=”50px” separator_top_angle_point=”50″ separator_bottom_type=”none” separator_bottom_height=”50px” separator_bottom_angle_point=”50″ style=”margin: 0px;padding: 45px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”true” class=”cs-ta-center” style=”margin:0px;”]AFL GRAN FINAL[/x_custom_headline][x_custom_headline level=”h3″ looks_like=”h6″ accent=”false” class=”cs-ta-center” style=”margin-top:0px;”]Saturday, 30 September[/x_custom_headline][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” style=”text-transform: uppercase;”]Sydney Junction Hotel Beer Garden[/x_custom_headline][x_image type=”none” src=”https://newcastlelive.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/19956204_1101678136598528_5130498670766789114_o.jpg” alt=”” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][cs_text]If you’re in and around Hamilton and the weather is good, we can’t think of a better place to watch the arial pingpong AFL final than the SJs beer garden.

[/cs_text][x_button size=”regular” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://www.facebook.com/events/163297847559195/?ref=br_rs” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][x_icon type=”info-circle” class=”mvn mln mrs”]More Info[/x_button][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” style=”text-transform: uppercase;”]PREMIER HOTEL[/x_custom_headline][x_image type=”none” src=”https://newcastlelive.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Swans-Dinner-70-2.jpg” alt=”” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=”” style=”width:100%;”][cs_text]It’s one of the best rooms to watch sport in the local area and if you’re into a bit of a flutter, their TAB facilities are second to none. [/cs_text][x_button size=”regular” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://www.facebook.com/thepremierhotel/?ref=br_rs” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][x_icon type=”info-circle” class=”mvn mln mrs”]More Info[/x_button][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” style=”text-transform: uppercase;”]THE DUKE[/x_custom_headline][x_image type=”none” src=”https://newcastlelive.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Screen-Shot-2016-11-08-at-3.26.31-pm.png” alt=”” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=”” style=”width:100%;”][cs_text]Free bar snacks and drink specials are the order of the day for the AFL Grand Final. This place is know to pack out early. You’ve been warned. [/cs_text][x_button size=”regular” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://www.facebook.com/DukeOfWellingtonHotel/” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][x_icon type=”info-circle” class=”mvn mln mrs”]More Info[/x_button][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” style=”text-transform: uppercase;”]The Grain Store[/x_custom_headline][x_image type=”none” src=”https://newcastlelive.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/17039120_679711615544360_8539689499808821319_o.jpg” alt=”” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=”” style=”width:100%;”][cs_text]There’s a big screen and a hand selected line up of beers that will have even the fussiest drinker spoilt for choice. [/cs_text][x_button size=”regular” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://www.facebook.com/GrainStoreBar/” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][x_icon type=”info-circle” class=”mvn mln mrs”]More Info[/x_button][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” style=”text-transform: uppercase;”]South Leagues Club[/x_custom_headline][x_image type=”none” src=”https://newcastlelive.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/21731254_1840608035966733_1397685248277107686_n.jpg” alt=”” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=”” style=”width:100%;”][cs_text]And oldie but a goodie, and if it’s a hot one, this is the place to be. You can’t beat the bar prices either, and they do a mean scone. Trust us. [/cs_text][x_button size=”regular” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”http://www.southleagues.com.au/” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][x_icon type=”info-circle” class=”mvn mln mrs”]More Info[/x_button][/cs_column][/cs_row][/cs_section][cs_section bg_color=”hsl(0, 0%, 95%)” parallax=”false” separator_top_type=”none” separator_top_height=”50px” separator_top_angle_point=”50″ separator_bottom_type=”none” separator_bottom_height=”50px” separator_bottom_angle_point=”50″ style=”margin: 100px 0px 0px;padding: 45px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”true” class=”cs-ta-center” style=”margin:0px;”]NRL GRAND FINAL[/x_custom_headline][x_custom_headline level=”h3″ looks_like=”h6″ accent=”false” class=”cs-ta-center” style=”margin-top:0px;”]Sunday, 1 October[/x_custom_headline][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” style=”text-transform: uppercase;”]The Greenroof[/x_custom_headline][x_image type=”none” src=”https://newcastlelive.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/21273110_1650066988336705_6576078115780750428_o.jpg” alt=”” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=”” style=”width:100%;”][cs_text]If it’s good enough for Mike then it’s alright by us! Plus you can chow down on one of the best pub meals going… Did someone say cheeseburger spring rolls. [/cs_text][x_button size=”regular” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://www.facebook.com/greenroofhotel/” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][x_icon type=”info-circle” class=”mvn mln mrs”]More Info[/x_button][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” style=”text-transform: uppercase;”]Event Cinemas Kotara[/x_custom_headline][x_image type=”none” src=”https://newcastlelive.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/12316630_1529408747380627_5014946041787256621_n.jpg” alt=”” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=”” style=”width:100%;”][cs_text]Did someone say big screen? If you like your grand final on a big VMAX screen with a side of hotdogs, choc tops and popcorn, this is the ultimate way to see the GF. And don’t worry everyone… There’s a bar there![/cs_text][x_button size=”regular” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://www.facebook.com/events/117707372234564/?ref=br_rs&acontext=%7B%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][x_icon type=”info-circle” class=”mvn mln mrs”]More Info[/x_button][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” style=”text-transform: uppercase;”]The Crown & Anchor Hotel[/x_custom_headline][x_image type=”none” src=”https://newcastlelive.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/1239491_433654136750010_223511730_n.jpg” alt=”” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=”” style=”width:100%;”][cs_text]They love their footy at The Crown & Anchor Hotel and they know how to throw a great party. 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[/cs_text][x_button size=”regular” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://www.facebook.com/honeysucklehotel/” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][x_icon type=”info-circle” class=”mvn mln mrs”]More Info[/x_button][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” style=”text-transform: uppercase;”]Foghorn Brewhouse[/x_custom_headline][x_image type=”none” src=”https://newcastlelive.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/12032696_1905426586349527_6055729162182452820_o-1.jpg” alt=”” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=”” style=”width:100%;”][cs_text]You had us at brewhouse… Wrap your laughing gear around a craft beer and a Grand Final Burger (buttermilk southern fried chicken, slaw, pickle, cheese, Chicago peppers). The game will be televised LIVE ON THE BIG SCREEN projector.[/cs_text][x_button size=”regular” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://www.facebook.com/Foghornbrewhouse.newcastle/” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][x_icon type=”info-circle” class=”mvn mln mrs”]More Info[/x_button][/cs_column][/cs_row][/cs_section][/cs_content]

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