Newcastle Supercars

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.

Enjoy a stay at Crowne Plaza Newcastle as you cheer on your favourite race from the most luxurious of sidelines with our premium accommodation for The Newcastle 500.

The hotel is conveniently located a mere 10 minute walk from the track itself. Eat and drink leisurely at our Seasalt Restaurant and Bar before taking a stroll down to watch history in the making. Our hotel’s generous facilities and perfect location will allow you to rest, relax and keep your eyes peeled for victory on the track.


To book your accommodation for the big race, please contact our reservations team.

  Enquire online or  call +61 2 4907 5000 

The Circuit

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

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Do not miss out on the action, be the first to find out when the tickets go on sale. Register your interest here. 

Local Attractions in Newcastle

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.