location & transport

Car Park

There is a main public car park area located near to the event site precinct.

The event car park will be:
Bolton Street Car Park, Hunter Car Parks , Newcastle

For All Parking Enquiries:
Phone: 0448 079 387
Website: http://www.huntercarparks.com.au/

In addition to this, the following car parks will be open for use: King St Parking Station / Civic Car Park / Gibson Street Car Park. Car park use will be at rates of car park management and user charges.

Traffic Management & Control

Traffic Management is managed by Traffic Plan Professionals, a specialist event/music festival traffic company. They've handled all traffic operations since 2009 and have been engaged again for this year's event. Traffic Plan Professionals will devise and implement a Traffic Management Plan in conjunction with Council and Newcastle police as part of the event’s compliance process.

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

Road Closure 1
Wharf Road
Commencing 6am on Saturday 16 March until 12am Sunday 17 March
Controlled Access to approved event vehicles only

Road Closure 2
Nobby’s Road
Commencing 6am on Saturday 16 March until 12am Sunday 17 March

Controlled Access to approved event vehicles only

Road Closure 3
Watt Street
1. Commencing 11am on Saturday 16 March to 12am Saturday 16th March
2. Commencing 11am on Sunday 17 March until 12am Sunday 17 March.

Controlled Access to STA Buses only

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