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Newcastle is proud to host the final V8 Supercars round of the 2017 season, the Coates Hire Newcastle 500 from 24th November – 26th November 2017.
Set to be a challenging 2.6km street circuit, it will take drivers around Shortland Esplanade, Newcastle and Nobby’s Beach, and the Harbour foreshore. Watch the circuit video here
Transfers are available from Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley to Crowne Plaza Newcastle during the event.
|Date||Departing Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley||Departing Crowne Plaza Newcastle|
|Friday 24th Nov||7:15am, 9:15am||4:30pm, 9:30pm|
|Saturday 25th Nov||7:15am, 9:15am||6:30pm, 10:30pm|
|Sunday 26th Nov||7:15am, 9:15am||6:30pm|
Bookings are essential. Please call the hotel on +61 2 4991 0000 for more information.
Tickets are selling fast, don’t miss out on the action, book your ticket here.
Make the most of your time in Newcastle in between the race. From your base at Crowne Plaza Newcastle you will enjoy direct access to the Honeysuckle waterfront cafes and restaurants and the 3km long harbour promenade, beaches and parks. Explore the 5km long scenic coastal path that weaves its way from the famous Nobby’s Beach to Glenrock Reserve.
Stop off along the way and discover one of the secret swimming spots or historic sites including Fort Sratchley. Head out for a jog, surf, or swim at one of the many beaches such as Newcastle, Bar or Merewether Beach. Or visit one of the many art galleries, museums or libraries nearby and uncover the true character of Newcastle