Beaumont St, Hamilton
Diversity of people, food and experiences
As a multicultural heart of Newcastle, Beaumont Street and the surrounding precinct takes you on a journey of flavours. This is one of Newcastles renowned dining and coffee connoisseur destinations. At the northern end of Beaumont Street is the Islington antique district on Maitland Road. Beaumont Street was home to Newcastle’s early Italian and Greek immigrants whose heritage can still be felt in the strong Mediterranean and dining focus. There is an eclectic mix of health, wellness, gifts, books and collectible stores complimented by the expected grocery, chemists, banks and everyday essentials.
A highly recommended activity if you are new to the area is the Hamilton Walking Tour. Discover how a 19th century settlement of immigrant coal miners transformed into the vibrant multicultural suburb of Hamilton. Use the Walking Tour PDF Brochure to guide you to each of the historic sites.