Newcastle, a beachside city nestled in the heart of Hunter Region is among top ten travel cities. It is known for the quirky arts culture, rich history and lavish dining and shopping experience. The diverse city encompasses countryside, beaches, cityscape and bushland.
Witness the rich culture and heritage of Newcastle by visiting Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Fort Scratchley Museum and The Lock Up Cultural Centre museum. The place is a paradise for the shoppers as it has something to please everybody.
The must-visit shopping mall Newcastle are Westfield at Garden City and Charlestown Square. When at Westfield don't forget to check the fabulous collection at stores like Diana Ferrari, Forever New, Lovisa, Sha Sha Fashions and Witchery. While if you want to see the collection from brands like Bardot, Dotti, Estrada, Honey Birdette or Katies then you must head to Charlestown Square.
For your dose of retail therapy, make a visit to market boutiques in Darby Street or The Junction. The boutique shopping experience allows you to catch the glimpse of an exclusive bohemian mix of local and international designers. Amid the fashion stores, don't forget to check the flea market in Newcastle shopping centre, Islington and Mayfield and retro-style Adamstown Market.