PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Public transport is recommended if you are planning to attend this event. NEWCASTLE BUSES & FERRIES Newcastle Buses will run via Hamilton Train Station / Wickham Interchange as per Sunday schedule.

Phone

For timetables, travel plans, ticket and fare information call the Transport Infoline on 131 500 between 6.00am and 10.00pm seven days a week; interactive voice response 24 hours a day.

Network Maps

http://www.newcastlebuses.info/network-interchange-maps-1

Timetables

http://www.newcastlebuses.info/routes

TRAINS

Normal train services to and from Newcastle Interchange will be running throughout the day as per normal schedules.

A downloadable timetable along with further information will be available at: www.liveattheforeshore.com.au or www.cityrail.info

Ticket Costs:

Travel on trains to and from Newcastle Interchange and the shuttle bus is inclusive in the price of your Live At The Foreshore event ticket. Note this does not apply to travelling on outside bus or ferries; you must be in possession of a valid transport ticket.

TAXI SERVICES

A taxi rank will be provided adjacent to the event site on Railway Street where private vehicles can drop off and pickup from before, during and after the event.

These will both be located toward the Albert Street intersection near Wickham Park.

It will be serviced by Newcastle Taxis and managed by traffic controller /security to ensure pedestrian safety and orderly set down / pickups.

Newcastle Taxis are aware of peak ingress and egress times for the event.

For Taxi Bookings Call: 133 300

PUBLIC VEHICLES

There is a ‘Public Set Down Area’ will be provided adjacent to the event site on Railway Street where private vehicles

can drop off and pickup from before, during and after the event.

These will both be located toward the Albert Street intersection near Wickham Park.

Please note that these areas will be managed by traffic controllers and are not parking bays. Please follow the instructions of the traffic controllers and police.

All private pickups are advised to be planned from this point.

CAR PARKING

There is a main public car park area located near to the event site precinct. The Event Car Park will be:
Bolton St Car Park
Hunter Car Parks – Newcastle
For all Parking enquiries:
Phone: 0448 079 38
Web: http://www.huntercarparks.com.au
Charges will apply for use of car parks.

LOCAL TRAFFIC, ROAD CLOSURES & ACCESS MANAGEMENT

Albert Street from the Pacific highway to Railway Street will be under controlled access points, where local traffic will not be granted access. Approved event vehicles will be granted access via presentation of approved event identification.

Taxi and set down areas are located within this region to remove vehicular congestion from immediate proximity of the event site precinct. The taxi and public set down area is within the area precinct surrounding the event site.

Only accredited event vehicles, event busses and taxis will be permitted into the event precinct.

STREET CLOSURES:

Following is a summary of traffic control points around the event precinct

Road Closure 1

Albert St between Pacific Hwy and Railway Street

  • Commencing 5am on Saturday 5 November until 12am Sunday 6 November 2017
  • Local Resident Access Only
  • Controlled Access to approved event vehicles only

Commencing 5am on Sunday 6 November until 12am Monday 7 November 2017

  • Local Resident Access Only
  • Controlled Acess to approved event vehicles only

Road Closure 2

John Street between Albert St and Fleming St

  • Commencing 5am on Saturday 5 November until 12am Sunday 6 November 2017
  • Local Resident Access Only
  • Controlled Access to approved event vehicles only

Commencing 5am on Sunday 6 November until 12am Monday 7 November 2017

  • Local Resident Access Only
  • Controlled Access to approved event vehicles only

Road Closure 3

  • Unnamed Street between Albert St and Fleming St
  • Commencing 5am on Saturday 5 November until 12am Sunday 6 November 2017
  • Local Resident Access Only
  • Controlled Access to approved event vehicles only

Commencing 5am on Sunday 6 November until 12am Monday 7 November 2017

  • Local Resident Access Only
  • Controlled Access to approved event vehicles only

 

Set Down Area 4

Taxi and set down areas are located on Railway Street within this region to remove vehicular congestion from immediate proximity of the event site precinct. The taxi and public set down area is within the area precinct surround the event site.

The following map (Figure B) outlines the areas under traffic control.

Only accredited event vehicles, event buses taxis will be permitted into the event precinct

TICKETING OUTLETS

Live At The Foreshore Website – Online Sales Only
GA ADULT 18+ $99 + BF
Ticketek – Civic Theatre Newcastle – Online / Phone / Venue sales

 

There is a main public car park area located near to the event site precinct. The Event Car Park will be:

Bolton St Car Park

Hunter Car Parks – Newcastle

For all Parking enquiries:

Phone: 0448 079 387

Web: http://www.huntercarparks.com.au/

Charges will apply for use of car parks

 

NEWCASTLE BUSES & FERRIES

Normal bus and ferry services to and from Newcastle and surrounding areas will be running throughout the day as per Sunday schedules. Timetables and notices can be viewed on the following website link:

http://www.newcastlebuses.info/routes

TRAINS

Normal train services to and from Hamilton / Wickham Interchange train station will be running throughout the day as per normal schedules. A downloadable timetable along with further information will be available at: www.liveattheforeshore.com.au / www.131500.com.au