Emergency Phone Locations

The University prides itself on safety and has placed a number of Emergency telephones around campus for your convenience. If you feel unsafe we urge you to call Security Staff using one of these telephones.

Callaghan and Central Coast Interactive Campus Maps

These two maps will open in a new window/tab. They are an interactive map that show buildings and emergency phone locations.

More campus maps can be found here.

Region Location
Campus West
  • McMullin southern entry (near Security Office)
  • Auchmuty Library (courtyard area near northern steps)
  • Top of western entrance drive (near directory board)
  • Architecture Building (western wall)
  • Bus shelter at Mathematics Building
  • South side Aviation
Campus East
  • Hunter Building - main entry
  • Directory board at Eastern entrance
  • Corner of Ring-Road and Auchmuty Road
  • Turning bay at end of Railway Road
  • Bus shelter at Design Building (south side)
  • Edwards Hall - main entry
  • Barahineban - pole in carpark
Newcastle City Precinct
  • University House - Auckland Street entrance
  • Conservatorium of Music - front foyer

About the Emergency Phones

Emergency phones are housed within blue metal casing on an outside wall or pole

Emergency phones are programmed to access the following internal numbers:

Service Extension
Switchboard General (9am to 5pm weekdays) 15000
University Security - emergency all hours 24/7 15888
Ambulance, Fire, Police 0 000

Note: Emergency phones are barred to all outgoing calls.

*For further information contact Security Services on 492 15729 (all hours).