Please see our Virtual Coquun-Hunter River Project site for a collection of historical research material relating to Newcastle and the Hunter Region.This collection is largely sourced from Cultural Collections.
Newcastle, showing Nobbys Head - Artwork by Katherine Pearce - Sir Thomas Mitchell Project - Newcastle 1828
Bird flying over Newcastle - Artwork by Morgan Laudine - Sir Thomas Mitchell Project - Newcastle 1828
Barrallier and Grimes opinion on the hostile nature of the natives, sacred places and native duel on Prospect (Obelisk) Hill Newcastle
"Lady Nelson" proceeding to Newcastle for cargo of coal. - 1816, August 7. (Reel 6005; 4/3495, p. 88)
"Wreck of a Newcastle Vessel - The Crew Murdered by the Blacks", Newcastle Morning Herald, 13 September 1878
Interview: Kevin Coleman, camp life in the early 1950s, Yellow Socks Club scandal, 42 year relationship with Keith Robinson. This interview contains adult content.
Photographer: Medical Communication Unit, UON