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Newcastle Afoot

Hunter Street Mall Shopping Ce 152-160 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Seascapes to Laneways Walking Tour
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Eat And Drink Newcastle History Walking Tour
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Newcastle Afoot provides walking tours and local experiences that explore the past, present and future of Newcastle. Our tours are relaxed, informative and fun. We are a locally owned and operated tour business. The Seascapes to Laneways Walk introduces you to central Newcastle. See dramatic landscapes, learn about Aboriginal history and creation stories, find old and new architecture, and hear interesting tales.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Hunter Street Mall Shopping Ce 152-160 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Having visited Newcastle many times I was amazed at the places we visited. I was unaware that they existed. Thank you so much for opening my eyes to the fort, the old well and the old police station. The beach was beautiful and finally the...More

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Becky K, Owner at Newcastle Afoot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for the review Ozlovely, so glad we could show you some new experiences in Newcastle! It was great to have everyone from the cruise ship along. Becky

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We did a scavenger hunt for my mum’s 50th Birthday, it was a king and queen themed event. Becky did a fantastic job organising the customised scavenger hunt, it was so creative. Everyone enjoyed the scavenger hunt, it exceeded our expectations. We will be talking...More

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Becky K, Owner at Newcastle Afoot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your review Zowie, it's really appreciated! So glad you all had a great time - I had a ball running the scavenger hunt and meeting you all! Love my job. :)

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We spent an enjoyable morning with Becky on an easy walk around east Newcastle. It was a lovely intro to Newcastle, learning some of the history as well as some of the plans of renew Newcastle from a very friendly, informative Becky. Coffee by the...More

Thank LuckytravellerSydney
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Becky K, Owner at Newcastle Afoot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Glad you enjoyed the morning and that you learnt some new stuff about Newcastle. Thanks so much for the review! Becky

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

I would highly recommend this walk to both visitors and locals. Becky is a mine of information. The walk suits all levels of fitness and included a break for a cup of coffee. It was a great way to spend the morning.

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Becky K, Owner at Newcastle Afoot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much for the review migglesmags! Really glad I could show you what I love about Newcastle.

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

We spent an enjoyable couple of hours on this walking tour of the East End of Newcastle. It was an easy walk and included a break at a beachside cafe for a coffee or iceblock. The tour opened our eyes, to not only the history...More

Thank Kez B
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Becky K, Owner at Newcastle Afoot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much for your thorough review! Really glad you enjoyed the tour and that we could show you what really makes Newcastle an amazing city. Becky

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Becky met us at Queen’s Wharf and took us on a three hour adventure around the city. We learned a bit of history as we cycled along the wharf and through the neighborhoods. Our major stops included: the Miromaa Aboriginal Language Center, where we learned...More

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Becky K, Owner at Newcastle Afoot, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Hi Karyn, Thanks so much for the review and for coming on our Local Experiences bike tour! It was such a pleasure showing you all the best bits of my neighbourhood, glad you both enjoyed it. All the best for the rest of your trip!...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Becky put together a scavenger hunt in Newcastle East for my co-working space and we had an amazing time! It was so much fun, a total bargain and I would do it again tomorrow.

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Becky K, Owner at Newcastle Afoot, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thanks Chloe, our team had so much fun as well! Congrats on winning best photo contribution, it was great.

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Reviewed 9 December 2017

I went on the Seascapes and Laneways walking tour yesterday, and really enjoyed it. Beck has put together a really fun walk throughout Newcastle East and the city. She is very knowledgeable and passionate about Newcastle history as well as more recent city stories. We...More

Thank Victoria G
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Becky K, Owner at Newcastle Afoot, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

Thanks for coming on the tour Victoria, and for the great review! So glad you enjoyed our walking tour and all the little details! It was a great day. Becky

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

A great night out with friends on the Bar Hunter Tour. Becky is an excellent guide whose passion and knowledge of Newcastle makes for fascinating stories and interesting chats. Combine this with a great selection of local bars, good drinks and excellent food and you...More

Thank David H
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Becky K, Owner at Newcastle Afoot, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thanks for coming along David, I'm so lucky to have such awesome guests! I'm glad you enjoyed the tour and the food & drink. A lot of effort goes in to making the Newcastle Bar Hunter Walk a high quality experience, so it is great...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

My friend and I just moved to Newcastle and thought we would get to know the area and the history of this beautiful town.. Turns out the walking tour Becky provided was the best way to go about it! She was friendly and warm but...More

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Becky K, Owner at Newcastle Afoot, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Hi Katee, thanks for your nice review! It was wonderful to have you and your friend along and I am glad you enjoyed the afternoon. Good luck with settling in Newcastle!

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