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Bar on the Hill

An icon of the Newcastle music scene, Bar on the Hill is the centre for entertainment and gigs on campus. By day, the Bar on the Hill Cafe serves up delicious and cheap options for breakfast and lunch, and into the afternoon the bar opens and the fun begins.

Mid-Year Recess Trading Times (7 July - 25 July)

  • Bar on the Hill - Bar: 11:30am - 4:00pm
  • Bar on the Hill - Cafe: 8:00am - 3:00pm
With trivia on Tuesdays, plus awesome party nights, Bar on the Hill is the place to relax and have fun on campus. We're proud to be known as one of Newcastle’s great live music venues, built in the eighties and boasting past gigs from Tool, Eskimo Joe, Art vs. Science, Something for Kate and The Rubens to name a few. Catching a concert at Bar on the Hill is a must do for anyone visiting Newy!

Did you know that you can also hire Bar on the Hill for events? The awesome new renovations make this the ideal place for large gatherings (our capacity is 1000)!

Hungry? Check out our made to order lunch menu here. It features fresh sandwiches and tasty burgers.

The bar at Bar on the Hill is open from 11.30am - every week day during Semester and closes late on Wednesdays night or 7pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Plus don't forget we're the best place to start your student night on Wednesdays with DJs, free pool, cheap drinks until late and free buses into town...every Wednesday during semester from 7pm.

Are you a muso? We'd love to hear from you! If you've always dreamed of taking the stage at Bar on the Hill you can submit an expression of interest online and we'll check you out.

      UoN Services Limited is committed to providing an environment which is safe and enjoyable for customers and staff at Bar on the Hill. We aim to serve our customers in a responsible, friendly and professional manner, and to meet the conditions of our liquor license. Review our house policy here


      05
      Aug
      Trivia
      August 05, 2014
      Test out your trivia skills at our weekly Trivia comp each Tuesday, 1pm at Bar on the Hill. It is free to enter and there are some great prizes to be won!
      06
      Aug
      Live entertainment with Invisible Circus
      August 06, 2014
      See some great live music from our some of our very own UoN students this Festival of Autonomy at Bar on the Hill
      06
      Aug
      Wednesday Nights at Bar on the Hill
      August 06, 2014
      $4 drinks at Bar on the Hill every Wednesday from 7pm. Your student night starts here.
      08
      Aug
      Festival of Autonomy Party
      August 08, 2014
      Set your alarms! The legendary Festival of Autonomy culminates with the Autonomy Day Party at Bar on the Hill, starting at the early hour of 7am.
      08
      Aug
      Festival of Autonomy Party - Silent Disco
      August 08, 2014
      Prepare to get down and dance like no one's watching in the silent disco at the Festival of Autonomy Party
      12
      Aug
      Trivia
      August 12, 2014
      Test out your trivia skills at our weekly Trivia comp each Tuesday, 1pm at Bar on the Hill. It is free to enter and there are some great prizes to be won!
      13
      Aug
      Wednesday Nights at Bar on the Hill
      August 13, 2014
      $4 drinks at Bar on the Hill every Wednesday from 7pm. Your student night starts here.
      15
      Aug
      Fridays Arvos at Bar on the Hill
      August 15, 2014
      Enjoy $9 jugs at Bar on the Hill every Friday arvo from 3pm.
      19
      Aug
      Trivia
      August 19, 2014
      Test out your trivia skills at our weekly Trivia comp each Tuesday, 1pm at Bar on the Hill. It is free to enter and there are some great prizes to be won!
      20
      Aug
      Wednesday Nights at Bar on the Hill
      August 20, 2014
      $4 drinks at Bar on the Hill every Wednesday from 7pm. Your student night starts here.
      20
      Aug
      National Campus Band Comp - Repechage Final
      August 20, 2014
      Watch UoN's best musos go head to head in the National Campus Band Comp! Come on down to Bar on the Hill for free live music and check out Australia's next big thing!
      22
      Aug
      Fridays Arvos at Bar on the Hill
      August 22, 2014
      Enjoy $9 jugs at Bar on the Hill every Friday arvo from 3pm.
      26
      Aug
      Trivia
      August 26, 2014
      Test out your trivia skills at our weekly Trivia comp each Tuesday, 1pm at Bar on the Hill. It is free to enter and there are some great prizes to be won!
      27
      Aug
      Wednesday Nights at Bar on the Hill
      August 27, 2014
      $4 drinks at Bar on the Hill every Wednesday from 7pm. Your student night starts here.
      29
      Aug
      Fridays Arvos at Bar on the Hill
      August 29, 2014
      Enjoy $9 jugs at Bar on the Hill every Friday arvo from 3pm.
      02
      Sep
      Trivia
      September 02, 2014
      Test out your trivia skills at our weekly Trivia comp each Tuesday, 1pm at Bar on the Hill. It is free to enter and there are some great prizes to be won!
      03
      Sep
      Wednesday Nights at Bar on the Hill
      September 03, 2014
      $4 drinks at Bar on the Hill every Wednesday from 7pm. Your student night starts here.
      05
      Sep
      Fridays Arvos at Bar on the Hill
      September 05, 2014
      Enjoy $9 jugs at Bar on the Hill every Friday arvo from 3pm.
      09
      Sep
      Trivia
      September 09, 2014
      Test out your trivia skills at our weekly Trivia comp each Tuesday, 1pm at Bar on the Hill. It is free to enter and there are some great prizes to be won!
      10
      Sep
      Wednesday Nights at Bar on the Hill
      September 10, 2014
      $4 drinks at Bar on the Hill every Wednesday from 7pm. Your student night starts here.


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