Life in Newcastle, New South Wales

Welcome to Newcastle.  We know you are going to love living in Newcastle and have a great time if you are passing through.

Life in Newcastle

Life in Newcastle

Is Newcastle a good place to live?

Yes, Newcastle is a great place to live or visit.  Below our guide to Newcastle will give you all the information you need to make moving here easier or make your trip a more informed and enjoyable one.

Newcastle

Population of Newcastle

The population of Newcastle is 486,704.

Visas required to live in Newcastle

If you happen to be a citizen from a country other than Australia and are looking to move to Newcastle, you are going to need a visa to do so.  Australia has many visas on offer that could allow you to live and work in Newcastle.  Due to there being many different visas, each with it’s own rights and obligations, it is best to take our Free Visa Assessment so we can provide accurate advice on the visa options available to you in your specific circumstances.




Map of Newcastle

Weather in Newcastle

Hotels and Accomodation in Newcastle

There are all types of accommodation available in Newcastle.  The best place to find Hotels, serviced apartments or holiday lets is via Book Direct and Save  www.Bookdirectandsave.com

This website lists the exact same properties as Airbnb and booking.com but does not charge the high commissions so their nightly accommodation rates  www.bookdirectandsave.com are cheaper.

Alternatively, you can find accommodation here on Airbnb

Or contact any of these great local hotel, apartment or holiday accommodation businesses.

Roker Hotel
2 reviews
Hotels
+441915671786
Roker Terrace, Sunderland SR6 9ND, United Kingdom
Michelangelo’s
3 reviews
Hotels, Italian
+441914132921
Stella Road, Ryton NE21 4LU, United Kingdom
Tune Hotel
1 review
Hotels
+441912299210
Procter House, 23-29 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JL, United Kingdom
City Apartments
1 review
Hotels
+441912551660
Northumberland Street, Newcastle NE1, United Kingdom
The Rosebery
1 review
Hotels
+441912813363
2 Rosebery Cresent, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE2 1ET, United Kingdom

Newcastle is full of great businesses and helpful services.  Below are a selection of our best.

Accountants in Newcastle

North East Bookkeeping
1 review
Accountants
+447780110943
29 Barrasford Drive, Wideopen, Newcastle NE13 6JG, United Kingdom
Willis Scott Financial Solutions
1 review
Accountants, Financial Advising
+441915660566
28 Frederick Street, Sunderland SR1 1LZ, United Kingdom
Sage One
1 review
Financial Services
+44800447777
North Park, Newcastle, T & W NE13 9AA, United Kingdom
Halifax
3 reviews
Banks & Credit Unions
+448457203040
10A Northumberland Road, Newcastle NE1 8JF, United Kingdom
TSB Bank
1 review
Banks & Credit Unions
+448459758758
19 Barrington Street, South Shields NE33 1AN, United Kingdom

Banks in Newcastle

TSB Bank
1 review
Banks & Credit Unions
+448459758758
42-44 Front St West, Bedlington NE22 5UB, United Kingdom
Halifax
1 review
Banks & Credit Unions
+441913844722
34 Saddler Street, Durham DH1 3NU, United Kingdom
TSB Bank
1 review
Banks & Credit Unions
+448459758758
19 Barrington Street, South Shields NE33 1AN, United Kingdom
Halifax
3 reviews
Banks & Credit Unions
+448457203040
10A Northumberland Road, Newcastle NE1 8JF, United Kingdom
Lloyds Tsb
1 review
Banks & Credit Unions
+448453000000
101-103 King Street, South Shields NE33 1DT, United Kingdom

Cafes in Newcastle

Pink Lane Coffee
10 reviews
Coffee & Tea, Cafes
+447841383085
1 Pink Lane, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 5DW, United Kingdom
ARLO
3 reviews
Cafes, Bistros, Breakfast & Brunch
+441912814838
36-38 Brentwood Avenue, West Jesmond, Newcastle NE2 3DH, United Kingdom
Settle Down Cafe
7 reviews
Cafes
+441912411533
61-62 Thornton Street, Newcastle NE1 4AW, United Kingdom
The Parlour at Blagdon
2 reviews
British, Coffee & Tea, Tea Rooms
+441670789935
Blagdon Smithey, Old Great North Road, Seaton Burn NE13 6DQ, United Kingdom
CakeStories
2 reviews
Patisserie/Cake Shop, Cafes
+441919086812
12 Brentwood Avenue, West Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3DH, United Kingdom




Carpet Cleaners in Newcastle

Carpet Cleaners Newcastle
1 review
Carpet Cleaning
+441916660301
The Beacon Westgate Road, Newcastle NE4 9PQ, United Kingdom

Dentists in Newcastle

Watch Dental
1 review
Health & Medical
+441912858836
2 Redesdale Avenue, Newcastle NE3 3PP, United Kingdom
Guidepost Dental Practice
2 reviews
Dentists
+441670822060
Starling House, 22 Front Street, Guidepost, Choppington NE62 5LT, United Kingdom
Olivers Dental Studio
1 review
Cosmetic Dentists
+441915282340
27 Durham Road, East Herrington, Sunderland SR3 3NQ, United Kingdom
A Vine
1 review
Dentists
42 Marine Terrace, Blyth NE24 2JN, United Kingdom
Ewan Bramley Dental Care
1 review
Dentists
+441912596506
The Richard Irvin Building, Union Rd, North Shields NE30 1HB, United Kingdom

Doctors and Medical clinics in Newcastle

You can find a doctor for an online consultation via The Online Medical Clinic

Or you can make an appointment at any of these local doctors or clinics.

Grove Medical Group
1 review
Family Practice
+441912132778
1 The Grove, Gosforth, Newcastle NE3 1NU, United Kingdom
Holly Medical Group
1 review
Doctors, Medical Centers
+441912814588
17 Osborne Road, Newcastle NE2 2AH, United Kingdom
Dr I M McQueen – Dr Findlay & Partners
1 review
Family Practice
+441912164920
Citadel East, Wellspring Medical Practice, Newcastle NE12 6HS, United Kingdom
Marine Medical Group
1 review
Family Practice
+441670396520
Blyth Community Hospital & Health Centre, Blyth NE24 1DX, United Kingdom
Mallard Medical Practice
1 review
Medical Centers
+441912160061
Killingworth Health Centre, Citadel East, Killingworth NE12 6, United Kingdom




Electricians in Newcastle

Find the best qualified, assessed and vetted Electricians in Newcastle and the surrounding area on  www.GreatAustralianTrades.com

Or contact one of the Newcastle Electricians below

Hospitals in Newcastle

Nuffield Health Newcastle Hospital
1 review
Hospitals
+441912816131
Clayton Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE2 1JP, United Kingdom
Royal Victoria Infirmary
2 reviews
Hospitals
+441912336161
Queen Victoria Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 4LP, United Kingdom
Mallard Medical Practice
1 review
Medical Centers
+441912160061
Killingworth Health Centre, Citadel East, Killingworth NE12 6, United Kingdom
Holly Medical Group
1 review
Doctors, Medical Centers
+441912814588
17 Osborne Road, Newcastle NE2 2AH, United Kingdom

Mechanics in Newcastle

Find the best qualified, assessed and vetted Mechanics in Newcastle and the surrounding area on  www.GreatAustralianTrades.com

Glendale Garage
3 reviews
Auto Repair
+441912843545
2-4 Glendale Avenue, Newcastle NE3 4RS, United Kingdom
Car Electrical
1 review
Auto Parts & Supplies, Auto Repair, Car Stereo Installation
+441914569802
5 Maxwell Street, South Shields NE33 4PU, United Kingdom
Halfords Autocentre
1 review
Parking, Tires, Auto Repair, Smog Check Stations
+441912240177
Stephen Street, Byker, Newcastle NE6 1JX, United Kingdom
Nigel White Vehicle Services
1 review
Auto Repair, Smog Check Stations
+447946284701
Newcastle upon Tyne NE13, United Kingdom
Grangetown Auto Services
1 review
Auto Repair, Car Dealers, Smog Check Stations
+441915239666
Ryhope Road Ryhope, Sunderland SR2, United Kingdom




Newspapers in Newcastle

mace
1 review
Print Media
Denton Road, Newcastle NE15 7HP, United Kingdom
Choices
1 review
Newspapers & Magazines, Print Media
+441914611011
9 Garden Walk, Metrocentre, Gateshead NE11 9XY, United Kingdom
R Watson
1 review
Newspapers & Magazines, Print Media
20 Front St West, Bedlington NE22 5UB, United Kingdom
Davidsons
1 review
Newspapers & Magazines, Print Media
+441912524857
22 Front Street, Whitley Bay NE25 8DF, United Kingdom
Mack News
1 review
Newspapers & Magazines, Print Media
+441670822217
104 Front St East, Bedlington NE22 5AE, United Kingdom

Pest Control in Newcastle

Plumbers in Newcastle

Find the best qualified, assessed and vetted Plumbers in Newcastle and the surrounding area on  www.GreatAustralianTrades.com

Plumb Plus
1 review
Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning/HVAC
+447786338272
24 Ennerdale, Sunderland SR2 7HR, United Kingdom
Cullen Contractors
1 review
Roofing, Plumbing, Contractors
+441912661274
Old Club Buildings, North Terrace, West Allotment, North Tyneside NE27 0DN, United Kingdom

Real Estate Agents in Newcastle 

You can make contact with the leading Real Estate Company Physis Realty www.PhysisRealty.com

Or contact another local Real Estate Agent

Philip Hunton Photography
1 review
Real Estate Photography, Advertising, Session Photography
+441912361017
Suite 3, Sinclair Court, Brunswick Village, Newcastle upon Tyne NE13 7DS, United Kingdom

Restaurants in Newcastle

The Broad Chare
22 reviews
British
+441912112144
25 Broad Chare, Quayside NE1 3DQ, United Kingdom
COOP Chicken House
21 reviews
Chicken Wings, Chicken Shop
+441912611542
25 Collingwood Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1JE, United Kingdom
Man Vs Food
2 reviews
Barbeque, Steakhouses
+441914567198
35 Hudson St, South Shields NE34 0AD, United Kingdom
River Beat
3 reviews
Tapas/Small Plates, Thai, Wine Bars
+441914770553
Pipewellgate House, Newcastle NE15 8, United Kingdom
Luciano’s Italian Restaurant
2 reviews
Italian
+441912861222
2 Kingston Park Centre, Kingston Park, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2FP, United Kingdom

Schools in Newcastle

Central Newcastle High School
2 reviews
Elementary Schools
Eskdale Terrace, Newcastle NE2 4DS, United Kingdom
Jowetts School Of Motoring
1 review
Driving Schools
+448000855191
Clavering House, Clavering Place, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 3NG, United Kingdom
Safe2GO Driving School
1 review
Driving Schools, Educational Services
+441388608910
10 Vicarage Farm Close, Bishop Auckland DL14 7UT, United Kingdom
Luv2pass Driving School
1 review
Driving Schools
+447906597720
33 Sheriffs Close, Felling, Gateshead NE10 9, United Kingdom
Winlaton West Lane Primary School
1 review
Elementary Schools
+441914142557
West Lane, Blaydon-on-Tyne NE21 6PH, United Kingdom

Solicitors in Newcastle

Beecham Peacock Solicitors
1 review
Divorce & Family Law, Personal Injury Law, Employment Law
+441912323048
7 Collingwood Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 1JE, United Kingdom
Longden Walker & Renney Solicitors
2 reviews
Personal Injury Law, Wills, Trusts, & Probates, Real Estate Law
+441915666500
14 John St, Sunderland SR1 1HZ, United Kingdom
Lawson & Thompson
1 review
Lawyers
+441670361959
5 Stanley Street, Blyth NE24 2BS, United Kingdom
Swinburne Jackson & Co
1 review
Lawyers
+441913887221
Cestria House High Chare, Chester le Street DH3 3PY, United Kingdom
Lawson & Thompson
1 review
Lawyers
+441670530700
108 Front St East, Bedlington NE22 5AE, United Kingdom




Supermarkets in Newcastle 

Grainger Market
26 reviews
Grocery, Art Galleries, Books, Mags, Music & Video
+441912115512
Grainger Street, Newcastle NE1 5JQ, United Kingdom
Sainsbury’s Local
2 reviews
Grocery
+441912331972
14 Gallowgate, Newcastle NE1 4SN, United Kingdom
HiYoU
2 reviews
Grocery
+441912322311
104-108 Newgate Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 5RQ, United Kingdom
Lidl
3 reviews
Grocery
Benwell Lane, Newcastle NE15 6RP, United Kingdom
Morrisons
4 reviews
Grocery
+441912160101
The Killingworth Centre Killingworth, Killingworth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 6YT, United Kingdom

Vets in Newcastle 

Veterinary Centre
2 reviews
Veterinarians
+441914148081
2 Newbank Walk, Blaydon-on-Tyne NE21 6BQ, United Kingdom
King’s Road Veterinary Practice
1 review
Veterinarians, Pet Groomers
+441915493535
The King’s Road, Southwick, Sunderland SR5 2LH, United Kingdom
Ashfield Veterinary Surgery
3 reviews
Veterinarians
+441207520308
1 Durham Road, Lanchester DH7 0LN, United Kingdom
Abbey Veterinary Centre
3 reviews
Veterinarians
Newcastle Road, Dunleigh House Crossgate Moor, Durham DH1 4HZ, United Kingdom
Vets4Pets South Shields
1 review
Veterinarians
+448455191745
363-365 Prince Edward Road, South Shields NE34 7LZ, United Kingdom