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Newcastle Music Festival

Various locations, Newcastle


Event information

The Newcastle Music Festival is held annually in Newcastle, NSW. This year's festival is set over 18 days and nights during August. Check the website for full program details. Stunning accommodation and eateries are just a few minutes from Festival venues. Make August your music month in Newcastle.

The closest station to most festival venues is Newcastle Interchange on the Central Coast & Newcastle Line.


Trackwork is carried out on an ongoing basis to maintain the safety, reliability and efficiency of the Sydney Trains network. Trackwork may affect how you travel to and from events. For the latest information, check trackwork service updates or use the Trip Planner.

Check Newcastle Transport for bus network information, plenty of services run regularly throughout Newcastle CBD and surrounding areas.

Search your bus route in Routes and Timetables or use the Trip Planner to plan your trip.

Ferries run between Stockton and Queens Wharf in Newcastle approximately every 20 minutes. Use the Trip Planner to plan your trip.

For the latest traffic information visit Live Traffic NSW or download a real-time traffic app.

For information on nearby taxi ranks and to book a service, contact Newcastle Taxis on 13 33 00.

Accessible trips are shown in the Trip Planner with the wheelchair icon.  You can select "accessible services only" in the Options to ensure you only see accessible services. Only trip plans with accessible train platforms, ferry wharves and buses will be presented. See accessible travel or download a transport app (select the "Accessibility" filter).