Sydney is a vibrant destination with golden sand beaches, lush national parks, delectable restaurants and a buzzing calendar of events. A multicultural meeting place, the Harbour City has a professional global environment with wonderful opportunities to create connections.


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Welcome to Sydney

Sydney is Australia's largest city and the capital of New South Wales. It is famous for its landmarks, natural harbour and historic significance, as well as for being a hub of world-class destinations and events.




The University of Newcastle Sydney Campus is located in purpose-built premises on Elizabeth Street.

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Life in Sydney

Life in Sydney

One of the world's great cities, your life in Sydney can be whatever you desire – coastal chill, city buzz, suburban convenience or even the peace of the semi-rural. Whichever you choose, you'll have easy access to great transport, eclectic shopping and amazing coffee!

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Campus experience

    Key dates

    23 Aug
    Trimester 3 - Commences
    17 Sep
    Trimester 3 - Census date
    20 Sep
    September 20th - October 4th
    Semester 2 - Recess
    05 Oct
    Semester 2 - Resumes
    29 Oct
    Semester 2 - Concludes
    01 Nov
    November 1st - November 28th
    Semester 2 - Examinations

    The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.