The University of Newcastle is a proud partner of the Supercars Coates Hire Newcastle 500 2019.

This partnership creates exciting opportunities for our students to participate in this iconic event in the heart of Newcastle. From track-side operations to event marketing, television, public relations and communications – it's a chance for our students to put theory into practice, test their skills, and gain valuable real-world experience across a range of professional areas.

The Coates Hire Newcastle 500 Newcastle event ran from 22-24 November 2019.

Video: Student experience

Student experience

Take a look at more of the behind-the-scenes action from the day...

Event info Find out more about the Newcastle 500 Supercars event

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.