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Upcoming Speed Dating Events in Newcastle

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Crows Nest Hotel
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Fri, 21 June, 7:00 pm AEST
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1 Willoughby Rd, Crows Nest NSW 2065
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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The Argyle
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Fri, 28 June, 7:00 pm AEST
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18 Argyle St, The Rocks NSW 2000
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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The Noble Hops
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Sat, 29 June, 5:00 pm AEST
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125 Redfern St, Redfern NSW 2016
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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Crows Nest Hotel
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Fri, 5 July 2024, 7:00 pm AEST
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1 Willoughby Rd, Crows Nest NSW 2065
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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The Argyle
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Fri, 12 July, 7:00 pm AEST
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18 Argyle St, The Rocks NSW 2000
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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Soultrap Bar
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Thu, 18 July 2024, 7:00 pm AEST
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70-72 Campbell St, Surry Hills NSW 2010
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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The Noble Hops
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Sat, 27 July, 5:00 pm AEST
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125 Redfern St, Redfern NSW 2016
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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Soultrap Bar
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Thu, 18 July 2024, 7:00 pm AEST
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70-72 Campbell St, Surry Hills NSW 2010
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD

Why Choose Speed Dating Social Events In Newcastle

Attending a speed dating event in Newcastle, NSW, offers a unique opportunity to meet new people in a relaxed, engaging environment. Speed Dating Social, with over 878 events hosted, ensures a seamless experience, providing expert guidance throughout the event. With 12 fast dates and conversation cards to break the ice, attendees can enjoy a structured yet fun atmosphere, perfect for making genuine connections. Located in a city known for its beautiful beaches and vibrant arts scene, venues like The Koutetsu, The Happy Wombat, and The Grain Store offer the perfect backdrop for these events. Enjoy creative cocktails, craft beers, and a laid-back vibe, enhancing the overall experience.

Newcastle’s Beaumont Street, lined with diverse restaurants and cafes, and Hunter Street, filled with historical buildings and shops, create an inviting setting for post-event activities. Nearby attractions like Nobbys Beach and Fort Scratchley provide excellent second-date options, offering picturesque views and historical insights. Living in Newcastle, with its strong sense of community and vibrant cultural scene, means attendees are likely to meet like-minded individuals from surrounding suburbs such as Merewether and Hamilton. These areas, known for their relaxed beachside community and lively dining options, respectively, add to the appeal of Speed Dating Social events. For the best experience, be open, engage in conversations, and explore common interests, such as Newcastle’s arts and outdoor activities, to create lasting connections.

What To Expect At Our Events

Attending a Speed Dating Social event in Newcastle, NSW, promises an exciting and well-structured experience. Expect to join around 40 attendees, ensuring an equal ratio of 20 men and 20 women for optimal matching. Dress smart-casual to feel comfortable and confident. The process starts with mingling time, where you can relax and meet others before the speed dates begin. Each date lasts 5 minutes, with ladies staying seated while gentlemen rotate. You’ll be guided by experienced hosts like Katie and Sally, ensuring the event runs smoothly. Sign into the Speed Dating Social matching app 4.0 via QR code at the event and enter your details to track your matches.

Enjoy a drink at the bar during your dates to stay relaxed. When sitting in front of a stranger, expect a friendly, open atmosphere. Great conversation starters include asking about hobbies, favorite travel destinations, or what they like most about Newcastle. Avoid discussing ex-relationships or controversial topics to increase your chances of making a connection. Maintain positive body language by smiling, making eye contact, and leaning slightly forward to show interest.

The matching app, with over 1.5 million views on TikTok, allows you to easily tick those you like and get their contact details if they tick you back. Even if someone you tick doesn’t reciprocate immediately, they still receive your contact information, providing more opportunities for connections.Β Events are broken into age groups for better compatibility, such as 25-36, 30-42, and 29-47 years. Take advantage of the 10-minute intermission to refresh and chat more casually. Utilize the icebreaker games and conversation cards provided if needed.Β 

With up to a 30-day refund policy and the ability to transfer your ticket, Speed Dating Social offers flexibility and assurance. The vibrant cultural scene and beautiful beaches of Newcastle, such as Nobbys Beach and Fort Scratchley, provide excellent second-date spots. Surrounding suburbs like Merewether and Hamilton offer additional opportunities to meet like-minded singles from nearby areas. Embrace the structured, friendly environment and expert guidance of Speed Dating Social to make meaningful connections and enjoy a memorable experience.

Speed Dating Social

Speed Dating Social is an excellent choice for anyone looking to meet new people in a structured, enjoyable setting. With the ability to get a drink at the bar during speed dates, you can stay relaxed and comfortable. Viewing a list of attendees directly from your phone and ticking those you don’t chat with ensures you maximize your connections. Every time someone ticks you, you get their contact details, increasing your chances of finding a match. You can upload your profile pic and enter notes on matches through the app, keeping track of who you connected with. Early bird tickets start at $29.90, making it affordable.Β 

With 12 dates per event and equal ratios, you’ll have ample opportunities. Enjoy mingle time before and after the event, and a 10-minute intermission. Attendees get a name card, and icebreaker games and conversation cards are provided if needed. Founded by Darcy Todd in 2020 and now in multiple cities, the company ensures experienced hosts and a seamless experience. Typically hosting 40 attendees, Speed Dating Social provides a balanced and well-organized event, making it a top choice for singles.

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Attendee Reviews

Jeffery
Jeffery
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I tried a speed dating night in Sydney, it was pretty good, I think 2 ladies didn't show up but I still got about 14 dates
Sarah
Sarah
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was a fun night out with my girlfriends, some conversations were a tad dull but 2 cute guys made it worth it and even got their numbers
Steph H
Steph H
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I didn't know speed dating was a thing but I'm new to the area and was good meeting some new people
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Our Newcastle Venues

The Koutetsu

555 Hunter St, Newcastle West NSW 2302

info@thekoutetsu.com

The Koutetsu, located at 555 Hunter St, Newcastle West, NSW 2302. The speakeasy-style bar with industrial-chic decor and an inviting atmosphere is perfectly captured

Attending a Speed Dating Social event at The Koutetsu, located at 555 Hunter Street, Newcastle West, NSW 2302, promises a unique and enjoyable experience. The bar’s speakeasy style and industrial-chic decor create an intimate and stylish ambiance perfect for meeting new people. Sit near the bar to enjoy expertly crafted cocktails made with local ingredients by skilled mixologists. The Koutetsu’s seasonal menu offers fresh and exciting options, with signature drinks that are a must-try. And it’s easy to get to a singles night with with buses 110, 111, and 230 stopping nearby, and parking available along Hunter Street.

Nearby attractions like Nobbys Beach and the Civic Theatre are great for a second date. The Koutetsu’s cozy setting and excellent customer service will make attendees feel welcome and relaxed, enhancing their speed dating experience. Nearby suburbs like Merewether and Hamilton make it accessible for locals. Enjoy the vibrant atmosphere, and take advantage of mingle time before and after the event. Don’t forget to upload your profile pic to the matching app and use conversation cards to break the ice. With a maximum of 40 attendees, equal ratios, and icebreaker games, Speed Dating Social ensures a well-organized and enjoyable evening.

The Happy Wombat

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The Happy Wombat, located at 575 Hunter St, Newcastle West, NSW 2302

Attending a singles event at The Happy Wombat, located at 575 Hunter Street, Newcastle West, NSW 2302, promises a cozy and welcoming experience. The bar’s extensive selection of craft beers and specialty cocktails make it an ideal spot for mingling. Sit in the outdoor seating area to enjoy the fresh air and vibrant atmosphere. Order from their diverse menu featuring locally sourced ingredients, including vegan and vegetarian options. Arrive during happy hour for discounts on drinks.Β 

Β Attendees will feel relaxed and engaged, with friendly staff, live music, and art displays enhancing the ambiance. Nearby suburbs like Merewether and Hamilton make it accessible for locals. Embrace the intimate setting and enjoy the sustainable, community-focused environment for a memorable speed dating experience.

Grain Store Newcastle

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The Grain Store, located at 64-66 Scott St, Newcastle East, NSW 2300

Attending a blind dating night at The Grain Store, located at 64-66 Scott Street, Newcastle East, NSW 2300, offers a delightful experience in a relaxed and spacious setting. Sit near the bar to enjoy the extensive selection of over 21 rotating taps of Australian craft beers, expertly recommended by knowledgeable staff. Order comfort food from their diverse menu, featuring locally sourced ingredients and vegan options. The Grain Store often hosts happy hours, perfect for discounts on signature drinks. Conveniently accessible, it’s near public transport with buses 110 and 111 stopping nearby.

Parking is available along Scott Street. After the event, visit nearby attractions like the Newcastle Ocean Baths for a picturesque second date. Surrounded by suburbs like Cooks Hill and Hamilton, attendees from these areas will find it easily accessible. The beautifully restored heritage building, eco-friendly practices, and local art displays create a unique ambiance that will enhance your speed dating experience, making it both memorable and enjoyable.

How It Works

Ever wanted to try or wondered how a speed dating event inΒ NewcastleΒ works? It’s easy, just follow these 6 steps:

Book A Ticket

Simply book a ticket through our website or Eventbrite to secure your spot

Hosts Greet You

Turn up and be greeted by friendly hosts who help scan you into our matching portal

Get Your Own Table

Be assigned your own table where you can comfortably mingle one on one

Enjoy 12 Fun Mini Dates

Be rotated every 5 minutes and enjoy 12 fast 5minute dates

Tick Yes To Anyone On Your Phone

Anonymously tick yes on anyone you like from your phone

Matches Sent The Next Day

Receive your matches and contact details of everyone who selects you the next day

Frequently Asked Questions

Some of the best venues include The Koutetsu, The Happy Wombat, and The Grain Store. These venues offer a great atmosphere, excellent drinks, and a friendly environment for meeting new people.

You’re likely to meet singles from Merewether and Hamilton. These suburbs are known for their vibrant social scenes and proximity to central Newcastle.

People from these areas should consider the convenience of the venue location, as it is easily accessible. Additionally, the relaxed, beachside vibe of Merewether and the lively atmosphere of Hamilton contribute to a fun and engaging speed dating experience.

Nobbys Beach: Perfect for a casual walk and conversation.

Fort Scratchley: Offers a historical tour and beautiful views of the city.

Civic Theatre: Great for catching a live show or performance together.

Look for a venue with a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere, good seating arrangements, and quality food and drinks. Venues like The Grain Store offer spacious settings and great craft beer selections, making them ideal for socializing.

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Be open and friendly, ask engaging questions, and show genuine interest in your dates. Utilize conversation starters and take advantage of mingling time before and after the event.

Dress smart-casual to feel comfortable and confident. Newcastle venues typically have a relaxed vibe, so you don’t need to be overly formal.

Yes, there is ample parking available along streets like Hunter Street and Scott Street. Public transport options include buses 110 and 111, which stop near these venues.

Ask about favorite local spots, hobbies, and interests, or what they love most about living in Newcastle. These topics can help establish common ground and make conversations flow smoothly.

Be yourself and stay relaxed. Arrive early to familiarize yourself with the venue, order a drink to settle in, and make sure to smile and maintain good body language. After the event, consider following up with matches promptly to plan a second date at one of the recommended attractions.

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