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Nice park on the eastern end of Newcastle

Foreshore park has a bit of everything at the eastern end of Newcastle near Nobbys Beach. There's... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2015
KylieIsTravelling
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Perth, Australia
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An inspirational idea giving the foreshore back to the people.

Built as a bicentenary project the Foreshore park began the transformation of the Newcastle... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2015
JANDK2265
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Lake Macquarie, Australia
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Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Foreshore park has a bit of everything at the eastern end of Newcastle near Nobbys Beach. There's a playground for kids, with a ride specially designed for children in wheelchairs, there's a large pond, walkways, gardens, and the Railway Carriage Shed which can be used...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

Built as a bicentenary project the Foreshore park began the transformation of the Newcastle foreshore area giving open spaces back to the public for recreational use. It has been an absolute winner and has been used for a variety of purposes all of which are...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 28 August 2015

Always a great day out with family and friends at this beautiful park surrounded by harbour and sea. Always clean, playground and train sheds. Lovely park to picnic.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 4 August 2015

A gorgeous flat walk alongside the harbour with lots of eateries,bars and bicycle hire available. Stop for a coffee,ice cream,breakfast,lunch or dinner

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Jenny P
Reviewed 7 July 2015

A pleasant walk to take in Newcastle. It can get cold though. Get some comfy shoes on and a water bottle.

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 20 May 2015

A great park to wander through taking in the spectacular views of a wonderful working harbour. Sit for a while and wait for a ship to come in or go out...it will be worth the wait to see this majestic event.

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Tracey H
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Approached this park and the signs for the toilets were wrong pointed right through the park not nearly on the road.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank TasmaniaLovesydney
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Magnificent park on the Newcastle harbour. Very well maintained with coffee shops, restaurants and pubs. Beautiful views of a working harbour with many ships sailing out of the heads.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank collib
Reviewed 25 January 2015

This is a nice open park right next to the Foreshore and near Nobby's Beach. There is a large covered area, separate covered picnic tables (only a couple) and some bench seats around the pond. The kids playground looks clean and fresh, with 2 swings...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank KylieIsTravelling
Reviewed 2 January 2015

The Foreshore in Newcastle is one of the best in the country, a lovely wide path that stretches the length of the harbour is great for a morning jog or leisurely stroll after lunch or dinner to wear off some of Newcastle's amazing food.

Date of experience: January 2015
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