COVID-19: Updates

Last updated 3 September 2020

If you have any COVID-19 symptoms you should stay at home, self-isolate and get tested.

 

If you live in or have visited any of the NSW local government areas (LGAs) or suburbs listed on the NSW Government website in the past two weeks, get tested even if you have mild COVID-19 symptoms such as a runny nose or scratchy throat. 

 

If you have been to Victoria recently get tested even if you have mild COVID-19 symptoms such as a runny nose or scratchy throat.


Several measures have been introduced to ensure the safety of our visitors as well as complying with the latest NSW Public Health Orders.

To help you make the most of your visit, we have put together some FAQs for our COVID-19 recovery phase.

We look forward to sharing the latest exhibitions with you. 

View our general visiting information
 

Frequently Asked Questions:

Is Newcastle Art Gallery open?

Yes - the Gallery is open Tuesday to Sunday with two daily sessions at 10am and 2pm. Each session is for 3 hours duration.

Visitors are able to book their visit to the Gallery or check-in via QR code upon arrival. Find out how to book your visit here. Find out more about booking your visit. 

This follows the NSW Premier’s call for cultural institutions to re-open from 1 June amid easing COVID-19 restrictions.

What changes will I experience when visiting the Gallery?
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