Nobbys Beach

Newcastle's highest profile beach, it is a favoured swimming spot for family groups and those learning to surf and some of the local dolphins.

The first beach on the Bather's Way, take a walk along the break-wall and to Nobby's Lighthouse. The walk from Nobbys to Newcastle Beach taked in Newcastle Ocean baths and the Historic Soldier's Baths Rock Pool.

Catch the Light Rail to the Newcastle Beach stop, and walk from there, or parking available onsite.


  • Barbeque
  • Carpark
  • Kiosk
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Telephone
  • Public Toilet
  • Corner Shortland Esplanade and Nobbys Road
  • (02) 4974 2000