Prohibited Items

The following prohibited items are not allowed in Newcastle Entertainment Centre. These items may change, without notice and at the complete discretion of Management in conjunction with each event:

  • Cameras with a detachable lens telephoto lens or a lens that extends more than 5cm from the body of the camera. Flash photography is not permitted.
  • Umbrellas longer than 300mm (when in the closed position)
  • Drones and or other remote controlled devices
  • iPads / tablets or any mobile phone measuring greater than 160mm diagonally
  • Horns, trumpets, sirens, whistles or Vuvuzela type of noise making devices
  • Flags or signs larger than 30cm x 30cm, flag pole not attached and content must not be offensive in any nature
  • Motorbike helmets or balaclavas
  • Weapons of any kind, including any item that can be used as a projectile
  • Laser Pointers, permanent marker / felt type pens, scissors or aerosol canisters
  • Backpacks and any other bags larger than the approved size of 30cm H x 30cm L x 30cm W. Baggage sizer's are available upon entry to verify the approve sizes permitted inside the Arena
  • No back packs or bags of any size are permitted for a GA event with allocation to the Arena floor
  • Alcohol or illegal substances of any kind
  • Cans and bottles (unless event allows 1 sealed 600ml PET bottle of water) of any kind or eskies / hard cased cooler bags
  • Chains and spiked wrist / neck bands or studded belts
  • Glow sticks and other such illuminating objects such as LED signage
  • Selfie Sticks / Monopods or Tripods
  • Bicycles, skateboards / skates
  • Chewing Gum
  • Banners, posters, flags or signs larger than an A4 sheet of paper
  • Commercial food (fast food items or food purchased from a full service restaurant) excluding items purchased by approved vendors and / or Arena catering outlets
  • Fireworks or flares
  • Animals (excluding service animals)
  • Electronic cigarettes (e-cig or e-cigarettes), personal vaporises, electronic nicotine systems or any other vaporisers
  • Coca-Cola
  • Exclusive Ticketing Partner
  • Treasury Wine Estates
  • Lion Nathan
  • Red Bull
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  • McDonald Jones Homes Stadium
  • Newcastle Entertainment Centre
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