Newcastle Light Rail construction wraps up as public spaces come alive

Revitalising Newcastle will open the remainder of Hunter and Scott streets in time for Saturday’s launch event of the restored Newcastle Station.

Newcastle Light Rail finished by end of the month

Newcastle Light Rail finished by end of the month

The NSW Government has today confirmed that major construction of light rail track will be completed on time by the end of September, allowing traffic to return to Hunter and Scott Streets and for testing to start next month.

Greater Newcastle Metropolitan Plan unveiled

Minister for Planning and Housing, Anthony Roberts, today announced a new period of investment and growth for Greater Newcastle following the launch of the city’s first-ever metropolitan plan.

Time for Novocastrians to be aware, there's a tram there

Time for Novocastrians to be aware, there's a tram there

The first of Newcastle’s light rail fleet has arrived and Revitalising Newcastle is encouraging anyone who comes into the city to ‘be aware, there’s a tram there.’

Revitalising Newcastle opens new connection between the city and harbour at Steel Street

Revitalising Newcastle opens new connection between the city and harbour at Steel Street

Newcastle’s latest connection between the city and the harbour has opened today, with Steel Street extended across the old rail corridor to link Hunter Street with Honeysuckle Drive.

Newcastle's first light rail vehicle is on its way

Newcastle's first light rail vehicle is on its way

Newcastle’s first light rail vehicle has been built, passed its initial round of tests, and will arrive next month.

History of The Store to live on through new development

History of The Store to live on through new development

The history of the former Newcastle Co-operative Store will be reflected in the $200 million redevelopment of the site, following the endorsement of a Heritage Interpretation Strategy.

Section of Hunter Street set to open

Parliamentary Secretary for the Hunter Scot MacDonald MLC has today joined Revitalising Newcastle Program Director Michael Cassel to inspect the completed light rail track between Worth Place and Darby Street prior to the stretch opening to traffic tomorrow.

More fences coming down on Hunter Street with Union to Darby open by August

More fences coming down on Hunter Street with Union to Darby open by August

Revitalising Newcastle will open Hunter Street from Union to Darby Street by the end of the month as construction draws closer to completion on Newcastle Light Rail.

Affordable Housing the latest Civic DA

Hunter Development Corporation (HDC) is pleased to welcome another development application (DA) in the Civic precinct, with Evolve Housing lodging its affordable housing DA with Newcastle City Council.


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