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Do you know these famous Novocastrians??

Celebrities that call Newcastle home.

Do you know these famous Novocastrians??

It seems that Newcastle is quite the breeding ground for talent.  We’ve got singers, models and NBA sports stars who all call Newcastle home!


Here’s the top 5 mentions: 

  1. Jennifer Hawkins – Model, Miss Universe 2014 and face of Myer!
  2. Dr Chris Brown – Celebrity Vet, Television Presenter on ‘I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here’ and ‘The Living Room’
  3. Silverchair – One of the best Aussie bands, ever!
  4. Marcia Hines - Singer and Ex- Australian Idol judge
  5. Ben Simmons - Australian professional basketballplayer for the Philadelphia 76ers of the NBA


Tanya & Steve caught up with Ben Simmons’ dad Dave to find out how the Ex-Novocastrian is going in the NBA:


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