Getting Here

The Bluegum Apartments are located across from Stockland Jesmond shopping centre, Jesmond Hotel, shops, Jesmonds’ Eat Street and restaurants. The complex also has a beautician, hair salon and public transport for your convenience. Newcastle Univserity is 2 minutes drive where they have an onsite gymnasium, The Forum, 25 mentre indoor climbing wall, olympic pool and a golf course at a neighbouring suburb, Shortland.

The apartments are also only approximately 10 minutes to the Newcastle Entertainment Centre and ANZ Stadium and, 20 minutes to Newcastle CBS and Honeysuckle precinct.

The Bluegum Apartments are located across from Stockland Jesmond, Jesmond Hotel, shops, Jesmonds’ Eat Street and restaurants. The complex also has a beautician, hair salon and public transport for your convenience.

The apartments are also only approximately 10 minutes to the Newcastle Entertainment Centre and ANZ Stadium and, 20 minutes to Newcastle CBS and Honeysuckle precinct.

Regular public transport is available from the bus stop at Stockland Jesmond.

To view the Newcastle Buses timetable and route maps, click here

Newcastle Taxis operate 24 hours a day and will take you anywhere you need to go in Newcastle. Tel: 131 008


We are located approximately 30-35 minutes from the Newcastle Airport. Airport transfers can be pre-arranged by contacting reception.



For superb wine and sumptuous food that has been delighting guests for years, coupled with the finest musicians in Australia and abroad, and warm welcoming staff, Lizotte's is a unique experience you'll never forget.

Newcastle Entertainment Centre

Newcastle Entertainment Centre is the premier regional venue, hosting the very best local, national and international events. Newcastle Entertainment Centre has hosted Pink, Cirque de Soleil, Cold Chisel, the Wiggles, Disney on Ice and more.

Civic Theatre Newcastle

The dramatic Civic Theatre is one of Australia's great historic theatres and hosts a wide range of concerts, musicals, plays, dance and other events. Of state significance, the Civic has been wowing audiences for more than 80 years!

Honeysuckle Hotel

The Honeysuckle Hotel has a unique combination of heritage features and the latest in modern and stylish trends bringing together two beautiful styles into one spectacular venue with impressive harbour views and waterfront dining.

Cambridge Hotel

One of the most popular live entertainment venues for original bands in Australia, the Cambridge Hotel has hosted everyone from Silverchair, The Presets and The Black Keys, to the Misfits and The Buzzcocks.

The Small Ballroom Newcastle

The Small Ballroom is Newcastle's newest live music hub. The venue is located within the Gateway Hotel in Newcastle NSW and has been redeveloped specifically to cater for live music.

The Kavon

The Kavon Theme Restaurant is a must do experience in Newcastle. A total night of entertainment combining burlesque, contemporary music, comedy and quality dining, all in the one incredible venue.

The Stag and Hunter

Rocking great food, wine and music the Stag and Hunter is located close to the heart of the city and is one of Newcastle's up and coming venues.

The Depot Restaurants Newcastle

With locations on two of Newcastle's most popular restaurant and cafe strips, The Depot offers a unique blend of Australian cuisine, tapas as well as a range of fine wines, cocktails and drinks.

Hunter Stadium

Hunter Stadium, formerly known as Ausgrid Stadium / Energy Australia Stadium is the centerpiece of the Hunter Venues sports precinct. Originally known as the International Sports Centre, it is home to 2 of Newcastle's iconic teams the Newcastle Knights (NRL) and Newcastle Jets (A-League)

Hunter Ice Skating Stadium

Home of the 2015 Goodall Cup Champions, come to Hunter Ice Skating Stadium and enter a world of frozen fun with figure skating, ice hockey and more, catering to skaters of all skill levels.

Albion Hotel

Based in Wickham opposite Newcastle harbour, at the gateway to the honeysuckle precinct, the Albion Hotel has something for everyone.


Meaning 'rural' in Italian, Rustica was inspired by the social style of Mediterranean dining and the spice of the North African cuisine. Rustica also places a strong emphasis on honest, superior-quality produce. This is a practice that you will find at the heart of cooking in countries throughout the Med Basin.


Bocados brings contemporary Spanish cuisine to Newcastle.

Empire Coffee Co

Offering killer coffee and a healthy grab-and-go style menu, Empire Coffee Co. is an experience not to miss when visiting to catch up with friends

The Locale

Come and enjoy our cafe, use The Locale for special functions and ask us about catering for your occasion. Our philosophy is to keep it real and have fun. We cook with seasonal produce and create classic and modern morsels.

The Landing Bar

There is simply no better way to relax in Newcastle than harbourside gazing over our amazing working harbour.

Bar Petite

As the name suggests Bar Petite is small and intimate, completely unique and distinctive for a Lounge Bar in Newcastle. Enjoy a piece of something different.

The Hood Milk Bar

The Hood Milk Bar is Newcastle's latest establishment to add '50s flair to family-friendly dining. Located in the heart of The Junction precinct, this large, open-plan eatery has welcomed many intrigued Novocastrians with open arms.

The Happy Wombat

The Happy Wombat is a friendly, comfortable restaurant and bar where anyone is welcome. We have strong emphasis on Australian Craft beer, spirits and food.

FogHorn Brewhouse

FogHorn Brewhouse houses Newcastle's only Brewery. We brew beers we want to drink and serve food we want to eat. No corners cut, no limits on creativity. The best ingredients and a passion for quality and innovation. Come and eat, drink and make history with us here in the heart of our dirty old town.

Casa De Loco

We are a local family and passionate team who are about mixing time tested truths with fresh new ideas. We love delicious, modern Mexican food. We source our ideas from our travels, our passionate young team's impressive collective experience and our well-worn family cookbook.

5 Sawyers

5 Sawyers is a bar in Newcastle's Darby Street, NSW where eclectic art meets history. 5 Sawyers bar offers food, drinks and cocktails.

Goldbergs Coffee House

Popular, bohemian establishment with a wooden chandelier, serving hearty cafe cuisine and coffee.

Glee Coffee

For your ultimate coffee indulgence, you can't go past Glee Coffee Roasters, a concept espresso bar on Darby St. Try some today, and join the ever-growing team of 'Coffee Gleeks'.

The Edwards

Newcastle harbors a growing number of secret delights, and The Edwards is a great example. This is no ordinary bar: it's the heart of a vibrant, creative community blooming in the awesome post-industrial architecture of Newcastle's West End. Its proof of what happens when flair for reinvention meets a commitment to freewheeling good times.

Cupcake Espresso

We bring a little NY chic with every bite. Cupcake Espresso is a cupcake lover's ultimate destination! We are passionate, dynamic and seriously into cupcakes.