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Best things to do in New Lambton

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Zoo
“Get up close and comfortable with our native animals. Koalas kangaroos emus lizards birds. Daily koala feeding at 2 PM. Picnic areas barbecues children’s playgrounds”
62 locals recommend
Establishment
“Getting there: You can catch a train from the Newcastle Interchange to Broadmeadow Station walking under the rail lines through the tunnel to head in the direction of the stadium OR you can catch the number 13 Bus from the University Bus Stop ”
9 locals recommend
Café
“Great coffee and food and warm atmosphere. Perfect spot for a leisurely weekend breakfast”
7 locals recommend
Park
“An iconic Newcastle bushland reserve in the suburbs. Beautiful BBQ and picnic areas provided in a very family friendly environment. Around at the Kotara entrance off Carnley drive is a number of native animal enclosures including kangaroos, koalas, native birds and reptiles. All of these activities are free of charge.”
7 locals recommend
Casino
“A variety of restaurants from Mexican to Chinese to steak house plus live music and gaming casino.”
6 locals recommend
Bus Station
“The John Hunter Hospital is the principal referral centre and a community hospital for Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and Northern New South Wales, Australia. It is the main teaching hospital of the University of Newcastle.”
2 locals recommend
Park
“Nature Reserve where you can see koalas, kangaroos, emus and other wildlife. Beautiful leafy walks”
6 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“This grocery store is like no other- you can buy freshly made sushi on top of a huge range of groceries. I know it’s weird to recommend a grocer but you just have to see it to understand what we mean.”
3 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
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“Very popular Newcastle restaurant. Great deep fried chicken with peanut sauce.”
2 locals recommend
Route
“14km of walking/running/bike paved track through bushland along the old coal rail line.”
3 locals recommend
Café
2 locals recommend
Medical Center
$$
2 locals recommend
Bakery
“Breakfast, lunch and occasional dinners. Great cakes and pies. Open from 7-5:30 most days.”
2 locals recommend
Café
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
1 local recommends
Café
“Awesome for breakfast! You can sit in the backyard in the summer and they have tapas wednesday to friday nights.”
1 local recommends