Newcastle Entertainment Centre & Showground

The Newcastle Entertainment Centre is a multi-purpose arena located on the Newcastle Showground. The facility was opened in June 1992 and has a total capacity of 7,528 patrons or 4,500 square metres of exhibition space.

The Centre has flexible configurations including reduced modes and can host various events including concerts, sports, exhibitions and functions. The venue has a car park facility with 1,300 individual car spaces.

Newcastle Showground features a parade ring with seating for 3,000 people and additional standing capacity.  It is the home of the Newcastle Show, the Newcastle City Farmers Market and is also used for exhibitions and sporting events. The Showground also has a 1,650 square metre hall used for exhibitions and other events.

The Newcastle Entertainment Centre and Showground is managed by ASM Global on behalf of Venues NSW.

For more information on the Newcastle Entertainment Centre and Showground please visit their website.  

Concerts and Events

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