2019 Coates Hire Newcastle 500

From NZ$ 2,365/pp


Kick-start your summer with gorgeous NSW beaches and sunshine and witness the thrilling finale of the 2019 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship! at the Coates Hire Newcastle 500.

Our Packages

We have two hotel options for your consideration. The 3.5-star Apollo International Hotel is located approx. 10 minutes drive from Newcastle city centre or the 4-star Rydges Newcastle is a 10-minute walk from the race circuit, in the heart of the city.

Williment's celebrity ambassador, Greg Murphy will make an appearance at our welcome function where you can ask any questions about the race ahead, grab a beer & selfie with the man himself.


Our packages include officially supplied Grandstand 9 tickets to the 3 days of racing action, with the option to upgrade to hospitality should you desire.


Flights are not included in our package prices but they are available to be purchased throughout the booking process. For travel from other departure points that are not stated please contact the Williment Sports team for further information.

You may like to stay on in Newcastle or venture further afield within Australia after your tour. Whatever your needs, we are able to assist.


Newcastle 500 Travel Package (4 nights)

  • 4 nights accommodation with Daily Breakfast (see below for hotel options)

  • Grandstand 9 Ticket to the Coates Hire Newcastle 500 (hospitality options available at additional cost)

  • Exclusive Williment Travel Welcome Function (including drinks, nibbles & Greg Murphy as guest speaker)

  • Williment Travel Merchandise

  • Support of Williment Travel staff member throughout the weekend

Optional Extras:
  • The option to purchase return flights to Newcastle throughout the booking process
  • The option to purchase return airport transfers throughout the booking process

Apollo International Hotel ★★★ Package:

PRICED FROM $2,365 per person (Double/Twin-share)

Rydges Newcastle Hotel ★★★★ Package:

PRICED FROM $2,735 per person (Double/Twin-share)


Coates Hire Newcastle 500 Itinerary

Thursday 21 November
Make your way to your hotel where your accommodation is reserved for a 4-night stay. Enjoy a welcome function this evening with your fellow travellers.

Friday 22 November
Today is practice day ahead of the big weekend so make your way to the Newcastle race circuit (at your own leisure) to soak up all the pre-race atmosphere. Supercars have two practice sessions today.

Saturday 23 November
Make your way to the Newcastle circuit this morning for a day of high-speed, tyre burning action, culminating with Race One of the Supercars.

Sunday 24 November
Once again make your way to the Newcastle circuit this morning for the climax of the weekend's action.

Monday 25 November
Check out of your hotel this morning.


Newcastle is a harbour city in the Australian state of New South Wales and is in fact the second largest city in the state. For both of the previous Virgin Supercars races hosted in Newcastle the championship has come down to the final race. You are sure to have an amazing time in this wonderful destination.


Apollo International Hotel
NZ$ 2,365 /per person
No. of Passengers  
On Request
Rydges Newcastle
NZ$ 2,735 /per person
No. of Passengers  
On Request

Select your Package

From NZ$ 2,365/pp

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2019 Coates Hire Newcastle 500
Event Date/s:
22-24 November 2019
Newcastle Street Circuit
Tour Dates:
21-25 Nov, 2019
Tour Duration:
5 Days/4 Nights


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