Newcastle Ocean Baths

According to records, the Newcastle Ocean Baths were officially opened in November 1922. However, construction started many years earlier, in 1910, and it was 1912 when the first swimmers dived in. Many generations have enjoyed the open space and fresh ocean water that hides behind the art deco facade and stepped concrete seating. The facility…

Look Out Newcastle Moves On!

Friday 25 October 2013. Laman Street, Newcastle Revitalised. I am very fortunate living in the beautiful coastal city of Newcastle, located north of Sydney. However, one thing is for sure things can happen slowly and the revitalisation of Laman Street in Newcastle’s Civic precinct is no exception.  Following a frustrating debate that ran over 2…