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Address: 282 King Street, New South Wales, Australia

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Unique building in Newcastle

This is a unique building in Newcastle due to its shape, and has been there for as long as I can remember. It's showing its age and needs a bit of clean and refresh. Still... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 October 2015
Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

This is a unique building in Newcastle due to its shape, and has been there for as long as I can remember. It's showing its age and needs a bit of clean and refresh. Still worth seeing if you're in the area.

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Newcastle, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2014

The Newcastle City Council building is an unusually-shaped building. It is located next to the Civic Precinct, and across the road from Civic Park. It is home to the offices for much of Newcastle Local Council. I would say that the only attraction for the tourist passing by is to look and admire the interesting architectural shape of the building.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2012

It just so happened that I had been to Wellington in New Zealand and seen the “Beehive” building attached to the Parliament. There is just a passing similarity with the Newcastle Council Building. A very unusual piece of architecture and very cool for a functioning council office. Worth a look if you like unusual architecture and located next to the... More 

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