Newcastle Number 1 Sports Ground
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It is currently used mostly for cricket matches. The ground first hosted First-class cricket in 1981 when New South Wales played Queensland. As of 2014, 20 First-class matches had been played at the ground, the last in 2009.
No. 1 Sports Ground is currently used for Australian rules football, cricket and rugby league and has been used for athletics, rugby union and association football at various times. It also hosts the local rugby league and Australian rules football grand finals each year, and is currently used as a home ground by the Newcastle City Australian rules football and cricket clubs.
Newcastle District Cricket Association also use the Sports Ground for 1st grade matches. It is used primarily for the grand final held every March. In March 2009, Belmont DCC defeated Toronto Workers Kookaburras at the ground to win the premiership.
- "First-Class Matches Played on No 1 Sports Ground, Newcastle". CricketArchive. Retrieved 8 January 2014.
- Newcastle Number 1 Sports Ground at Austadiums
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Coordinates: Starting in the 2009 season, the no 1 Sports ground is also hosting Football (Soccer), as home ground to the inner city's top football club, Cooks Hill United who compete in the ID2 regional competition. Cooks Hill FC