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Explore Newcastle’s industrial and convict past through a self-guided walking tour of the city.

Hours: Various


Much of the modern Newcastle landscape has been shaped by the hands of convicts and industry. Explore the city’s early years as a convict settlement. Visit remnants of the great industrial enterprises that once defined and shaped this city. Discover amazing engineering feats that allowed the city and its people to prosper.

Convict Lumber Yard, Watt Street, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia


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