STA Travel Newcastle

We are located on the lower level of the Shortland Building between the Co-Op Bookshop and the bakery. Planning your next adventure? Come and visit us as we have heaps of discounts and loads of travel experience to share!

Store Address
Shortland Building
University of Newcastle
University Drive
Callaghan, Newcastle NSW 2308

Phone: +61 2 4967 4427
Open Hours
09.00 - 17.00
10.00 - 17.00
09.00 - 17.00
09.00 - 17.00
09.00 - 17.00
* Check holiday hours below
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Holiday hours

Please note we will be closed on January 26 for Australia day. You can contact our Kotara store on 91467500, otherwise we will be back in store on Friday the 27th.

A bit about us...


About me:
I am a local boy, I booked my first big Europe trip here at STA for when I finished Uni. The trip extended to 5 years travelling and living the good life now I am back ready to help others do the same. I love the ocean, sports, music and everything travel!

My travels:
Europe from top to bottom from working/living in London, Norway & the Greek Islands and visiting the rest. My other hotspots: South America, New Zealand, Hawaii, India & basically all of Asia. I've also had the side of luxury from Business Class to Formula 1 Races and Football World Cups.

I can help you with:
The works! Short getaways, year long adventures and everything in between! For Backpacking around Asia, South America and all things Europe, I am your man. I've got the inside word on working in the Greek Islands & more. I love to have a chat about all things travel so come on in!


About me:
I love travelling and meeting new people from all over the world. I am a Newcastle local, always out and about enjoying life and the sunshine. I have an absolute passion to travel the world, always planning the next trip!!

My travels:
I have visited roughly 18 European countries including UK, Scotland, Ireland, France, Spain, Italy & Greece. I have travelled parts of North America, New Zealand, Fiji, India, Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam and Laos. My most recent travels took me took me to South Africa, Botswana, Zambia & Zimbabwe!

I can help you with:
I can be helpful when it comes to group tour trips, I have done a lot of solo travel so I prefer to join with companies including G Adventures and Contiki. If you're after a little bit of travel inspiration come in & say hi, it would be my pleasure to help!


About me:
Hey I am Rachel! Have a passion for travel anywhere in the world. My next adventure is a South America with G Adventures.

My travels:
Have travelled to the US (LA and Las Vegas with family), and have cruised around 8 islands around Vanuatu, a 10 day stint in beautiful New Zealand a 2 week Contiki tour in South East Asia (Thailand, Laos and Cambodia)

I can help you with:
Family travel to LA (specifically Anaheim), cruising the Pacific, anything New Zealand, touring South East Asia, and anything else that interests you. If I don't know it, I will learn it!