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Newcastle Ultimate Private Shore Excursion - Central Coast, Wildlife & Reptile Park and Much More!

Newcastle Ultimate Private Shore Excursion - Central Coast, Wildlife & Reptile Park and Much More! - Newcastle, Australia

Duration: 8 hours
Location: Newcastle, Australia

From USD
$286.17

This Luxury Private Shore Excursion picks you up from Newcastle Cruise Terminal or Accommodation and takes you beyond the usual tourist destinations to visit the beautiful Australian Central Coastal holiday region. The tour is fully inclusive of all attraction entry fee's - all you have to do is relax and enjoy the luxury of private touring with your own professional, friendly local driver / guide!

  • Visit the Australian Reptile and Wildlife Park & hand feed Kangaroo's!
  • Take in the Spectacular scenery of Newcastle & NSW Central Coast 
  • Stop at the historic Norah Head Lighthouse - you can climb to the top or simply enjoy the views from the base
  • Visit beautiful beaches and enjoy the Australian bushland
  • Discover many of the attractions of Newcastle region
  • We guarantee to have you back at you cruise ship on time after enjoying a wonderful day ashore!

Commence the day with a stress free pick up from the Newcastle Cruise Terminal ... More info ›

This Luxury Private Shore Excursion picks you up from Newcastle Cruise Terminal or Accommodation and takes you beyond the usual tourist destinations to visit the beautiful Australian Central Coastal holiday region. The tour is fully inclusive of all attraction entry fee's - all you have to do is relax and enjoy the luxury of private touring with your own professional, friendly local driver / guide!

  • Visit the Australian Reptile and Wildlife Park & hand feed Kangaroo's!
  • Take in the Spectacular scenery of Newcastle & NSW Central Coast 
  • Stop at the historic Norah Head Lighthouse - you can climb to the top or simply enjoy the views from the base
  • Visit beautiful beaches and enjoy the Australian bushland
  • Discover many of the attractions of Newcastle region
  • We guarantee to have you back at you cruise ship on time after enjoying a wonderful day ashore!

Commence the day with a stress free pick up from the Newcastle Cruise Terminal. Your friendly, professional local guide will be waiting for you when your ship arrives in port.

Tour Highlights and 
Key Features

  • Fully inclusive of all entry fee's including: Wildlife and Reptile Park and Hand Feeding Kangaroo's!
  • Fully inclusive guided tour of the spectacular and historic Norah Head Lighthouse
  • Fully inclusive of National Park entry fees
  • Luxury Private Guided Tour - You will not share this tour with other groups!
  • Highly recommended for Solo Traveler, Couples, Seniors and Families 
  • Enjoy time to wander around exclusive beaches and bayside villages
  • Stop at some of the Central Coasts most beautiful beaches
  • Get up close to hand feed and pat Kangaroo's and other Aussie wildlife
  • Enjoy a complimentary delicious Morning Tea and Fresh Fruit in a beautiful seaside location

The journey starts by heading south to the Central Coast region. The morning highlight is a visit to the world renowned Australian Wildlife and Reptile Park located in a rural bushland setting. Get up close to many of Australia's weird and wonderful animals  - Koalas, Kangaroos and Wallabies. You will also see one of Australias largest collection of snakes and reptiles! Your private tour guide will escort you through the park and you will be able to hand feed and pat the Kangaroos!

The next stop is at the seaside town of Gosford where we provide a delicious morning tea at a stunning waterfront location!

The tour then heads to Norah Head and Soldiers Beach. We visit the historic Norah Head Light House, located at the
Northern end of the Central Coast (this is roughly the halfway point between Sydney and Newcastle) the views here are amazing and sometimes you can even see whales breaching depending on the season. 

If you are feeling energetic we take you on an informative tour to the very top of the lighthouse which involves 96 steps - the 360 degreesviews from the top are spectacular! If you choose not to climb to the top of the lighthouse you would still find that it is great place to visit. The beaches beside and below the light house are quite spectacular.
In the afternoon you visit Newcastle city area, Nobby's Beach and the stunning Merewether Beach.

There would be opportunities to stop for lunch at The Entrance or Norah Head - lunch options include fish and chips on the waterfront, restaurants or quaint local cafes. Lunch is at the guests expense - we can recommend many great locations catering to all tastes and budgets

Our tours are Private Tours, you would not be sharing this tour with other guests, tours are charged on a per person basis - making it an affordable Private Tour for couples and Solo travelers!

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Newcastle Tandem Skydive

Newcastle Tandem Skydive - Newcastle, Australia
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Duration: 2 hours
Location: Newcastle, Australia

From USD
$176.77

Experience the ultimate rush as you free fall over the Hunter Region to the north of Sydney in a tandem parachute jump! Feel your adrenaline pump as you race to earth at speeds of more than 130 mph (220 kph) before the safety ripcord sends you into a peaceful parachute decent. See fantastic views over the greater Sydney area and the spectacular coastline, lakes and hinterland.

Self-drive approximately 1-hour 40-minutes by road to Belmont from Sydney or approximately 30-minutes from Newcastle ... More info ›

Experience the ultimate rush as you free fall over the Hunter Region to the north of Sydney in a tandem parachute jump! Feel your adrenaline pump as you race to earth at speeds of more than 130 mph (220 kph) before the safety ripcord sends you into a peaceful parachute decent. See fantastic views over the greater Sydney area and the spectacular coastline, lakes and hinterland.

Self-drive approximately 1-hour 40-minutes by road to Belmont from Sydney or approximately 30-minutes from Newcastle. Upon arrival, you will be given a full safety briefing from the professional and highly experienced instructors. 

Board the plane and prepare for takeoff as you feel your excitement building! See views over the coast, the hinterland and lakes, as the aircraft reaches optimum altitude. Then, soar weightlessly through the open air! Feel the exhilaration as you free fall for up to one minute at speeds of more than 130 mph (220 kph). With the pull of the safety ripcord, your parachute will open and allow you to float through the air.

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Seascapes to Laneways Walking Tour

Seascapes to Laneways Walking Tour - Newcastle, Australia

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Location: Newcastle, Australia

From USD
$24.63

Come on a fun and informative walking tour of Newcastle East and discover the stories of Australia's 2nd oldest city. You will walk eclectic streets to find hidden architecture, art and laneways, and check out exciting local businesses, grabbing a delicious coffee along the way.

Newcastle Afoot tours give you a local experience mixed with history & culture.
What you'll see: On a peninsula between the harbour & the sea, Newcastle can be hard to navigate, even for locals ... More info ›

Come on a fun and informative walking tour of Newcastle East and discover the stories of Australia's 2nd oldest city. You will walk eclectic streets to find hidden architecture, art and laneways, and check out exciting local businesses, grabbing a delicious coffee along the way.

Newcastle Afoot tours give you a local experience mixed with history & culture.
What you'll see: On a peninsula between the harbour & the sea, Newcastle can be hard to navigate, even for locals. We'll show you some of the east end's interesting hidden historic sites and architecture, beautiful beaches, and new creative hubs. You will be introduced to local community leaders and we will explain how they are shaping the city.
What you'll learn: The tour is full of fascinating stories from Aboriginal culture, and convict and industrial history, right through to what makes modern Newcastle tick. The city has been going through big changes - will show you how a colonial industrial city is becoming a creative and creative and tech leader. You will leave with personal tips on where to find more of the best sights, food and drink in Newcastle.
Details:
- 2.5km easy stroll over 2.5 hours
- Coffee, tea or ice cream included
Departing from Queen's Wharf Tower we explore the harbour and walk through the backstreets of Newcastle East, discovering war and convict sites and the historic Newcastle Ocean Baths on the Tasman Sea. After a cafe stop we will then explore inner-city modern Newcastle and you will learn how old buildings are being used in modern and interesting ways. You will stop at The Lock Up which housed Newcastle's police station and cells from 1861 until 1982, and see how if has been preserved as a contemporary gallery. We finish up back at Queen's Wharf.

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Eat And Drink Newcastle History Walking Tour

Eat And Drink Newcastle History Walking Tour - Newcastle, Australia

Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Location: Newcastle, Australia

From USD
$42.74

Come on a fun and social walking tour of Newcastle and discover the stories of our boozy history. You will enjoy a delicious exploration of 3 of Newcastle's best and classiest small bars.

What you'll see: On a beautiful peninsula between the harbour & the sea, Newcastle can be hard to navigate, even for locals ... More info ›

Come on a fun and social walking tour of Newcastle and discover the stories of our boozy history. You will enjoy a delicious exploration of 3 of Newcastle's best and classiest small bars.

What you'll see: On a beautiful peninsula between the harbour & the sea, Newcastle can be hard to navigate, even for locals. We’ll show you some of Newcastle's most interesting, hard to find small bars.

History: The tour is packed with interesting stories from Newcastle's night time economy to keep you informed and entertained. From Newcastle's convict settlers to more recent liquor licence changes, Newcastle has been at the forefront to many changes that have shaped Australia. You’ll learn about convict escapees, female publicans, the six o'clock swill, and rock'n'roll and class riots.

Where you'll stop: We’ll take you to three small venues in Newcastle East, and you will have shared food along the way. We will point out some great local drinking options for you to purchase, and you can get extra tips from the bar managers.

Inclusions: 
- High quality bar food and shared tapas (eg. arancini, gourmet mini burgers, etc) 
- Recommendations for local drink purchases

Details:
- 2km easy stroll over 3-3.5 hours
- 3 stops at small bars
- Starting at Customs House in Newcastle East and finishing 1km away near the Civic Precinct

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Newcastle Dark Stories True Crime Tour

Newcastle Dark Stories True Crime Tour - Newcastle, Australia

Duration: 90 minutes
Location: Newcastle, Australia

From USD
$24.63

Take a walk on the dark side - revisit the scenes of the crimes.

Retrace the steps of Newcastle's most infamous murderers. Descend into the murky world of fraudsters, adulterers and lordly impersonators ... More info ›

Take a walk on the dark side - revisit the scenes of the crimes.

Retrace the steps of Newcastle's most infamous murderers. Descend into the murky world of fraudsters, adulterers and lordly impersonators. Unearth the keys to the heart of the Tomahawk Murderer. Relive a time that proves truth is far stranger than fiction. Book your ticket for a unique investigation into a dark and crime ridden history.

100% True - 100% Unbelievable.......stories the city tried to forget.......

Departs from the corner of Scott Street and Watt Street, Newcastle; adjacent to Customs House and the Convict Lumberyard. Bring comfortable shoes.

This is a lesiurely 2km walking tour in which you will visit the most famous true crime sites from Newcastle's dark past.  The tour runs for approximately 90 minutes.

You will meet your guide at the corner of Scott St & Watt St, Newcastle; adjacent to Customs House and the Convict Lumberyard and you will be taken through the streets of Newcastle including(but not limited to) the following stories/locations that prove fact is stranger than fiction:-

Great Northern Hotel 
Convict Lumberyard
Parnell Place 
Old Jail
Christchurch Cathedral
The Lockup

All these stories are 100% true yet 100% unbelievable.  Newcastle tried hard to forget the past.....

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Hunter Valley Wine Full Day Tour from Newcastle with Cheese, Chocolate and Lunch

Hunter Valley Wine Full Day Tour from Newcastle with Cheese, Chocolate and Lunch - Newcastle, Australia

Duration: 7 hours
Location: Newcastle, Australia

From USD
$94.18

Spend a day tasting some of Australia’s best wine, cheese, and chocolate in the Hunter Valley on this small-group, full-day tour from Newcastle. Your guide will take you on three wine tastings at select boutique wineries in the area ... More info ›

Spend a day tasting some of Australia’s best wine, cheese, and chocolate in the Hunter Valley on this small-group, full-day tour from Newcastle. Your guide will take you on three wine tastings at select boutique wineries in the area. Enjoy a one course lunch with a glass of wine, beer or soft drink at a Hunter Valley restaurant. Plus sample cheeses, chocolate, fudge, and vodka during stops at local shops and factories. Relax and listen to upbeat music on board your comfortable coach, and learn all about the region from your knowledgeable driver-guide.

Get picked up from Newcastle at 10.00am and begin your tour to the Hunter Valley, one of Australia’s most celebrated wine producing regions. Travel by coach with your guide and small group while you watch the rolling hills and stunning vineyards of the region pass you by.

Visit boutique Hunter Valley wineries and tasty red and white wine varieties and learn about the wine making process.

Enjoy a gourmet lunch with a glass of beer, wine or soft drink at a local Hunter Valley restaurant whilst overlooking the beautiful scenery. 

Stop at a local cheese shop, chocolate and fudge factory, as well as The Hunter Distillery for a vodka tasting experience, before making the journey back to Newcastle where your tour will conclude at approximately 5.00pm.

Tours run every Saturday, and Sunday. Wine tastings, lunch, food samples, guide and transport are all included.

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