McDonald Jones Stadium

McDonald Jones Stadium is a multi-purpose outdoor stadium located in Newcastle, with a capacity of 33,000.

The stadium was built in 1970 and originally known as the International Sports Centre.  The Eastern grandstand was developed in 2005 and the Western grandstand was redeveloped in 2011.  The rectangular field can now accommodate international standard rugby league, rugby union and football.  The stadium also has a function centre that can accommodate social and business events, from small events to groups of up to 700 people.

Hunter Stadium has been the long-term home to the region's two flagship sporting franchises, the Newcastle Knights (NRL) and the Newcastle Jets (A-League). The stadium has been secured as a competition venue for the AFC Asian Cup 2015.

The sporting precinct at Hunter includes other sporting assets owned by Venues NSW and operated by sporting associations such as the Newcastle International Hockey Centre and the Newcastle Harness Racing Track.

For more information on McDonald Jones Stadium please visit their website.

Nitro Circus 2015

  • Venues NSW
  • ANZ Stadium
  • Bankwest
  • McDonald Jones Homes Stadium
  • Newcastle Entertainment Centre
  • WIN Sports & Entertainment Centre