Whether you're driving, catching public transport, hailing a cab, or parachuting into the ceremony we've got all the information you need to get to the event listed below.


The Newcastle Museum is in the heart of Honeysuckle, Newcastle. There are many public parking options at Honeysuckle including one near the venue on Wright Lane. There are parking meters at Wright Lane car park with 2hr, 4hr or all day parking available until 5pm. After that, it's free until 9am the next morning.

You can also park at the nearby Throsby Creek car park or Lee Wharf car park which are free all weekend starting 5pm on Friday until Monday morning.


It’s easy to get to the Newcastle Museum via public transport, simply catch any of the below buses to Civic Station then cross over the tracks at the station.

Routes: 100 118 201 222 226 230 231 317 322 334 349 350 363
Buses to Civic Station


Get dropped off right at the Newcastle Museum. There are two taxi services in Newcastle and both can take bookings either over phone, website or via smartphone app. Catch a Riiiiiiiiiiide!

Newcastle Taxis (133 300)
Newcastle Silver Service (133 100)


The following hotels are all within 5 minute walking distance of the venue.
Though there'll be no time for sleeping. Not with all the bed making celebrating you'll be doing!

Crowne Plaza Newcastle

Cnr Merewether St & Wharf Rd, Newcastle NSW 2300
02 4907 5000

Chifley Newcastle Apartments

Cnr Wright & Settlement Lanes, Newcastle NSW 2300
02 4910 4910

The Clarendon Hotel

347 Hunter Street, Newcastle NSW 2300
02 4907 6700

CBD Hotel

471 Hunter Street, Newcastle NSW 2300
02 4929 2274