Giants on the Quayside is set to be one of Europe’s best waterfront experiences, located in Newcastle upon Tyne. This is a new destination for leisure, sport, food and drink – built around a 140-metre giant observation wheel, dubbed The Whey Aye, standing 5 metres taller than the London Eye. A £100m development creating up to 800 jobs, brought to you by World Wheel Company.
THE GIANT’S QUAY
Whet your appetite for Newcastle Quayside’s best food and beverage destination. The Giant’s Quay will host up to 15 premium bars and restaurants across three buildings, with first-floor terraces boasting views over the quayside promenade and River Tyne. Make sure you meet the 12-metre tall Geordie Giant, our human-shaped metal structure. Get ready to explore:
- Up to 15 bars and restaurants
- Tree-lined plaza and walkways
- Places to sit, eat and drink
- Meet the 12m Geordie Giant
- Fantastic views across the quayside
Step inside the breath-taking Giant’s Atrium, a five-storey hub with 8,000 square metres of cafés, bars, restaurants, private members’ bar – and an adrenalin-fuelled sky trail and giant slide. This is also the entry and exit point for flights on the development’s spectacular centrepiece, The Whey Aye.
- Entrance to The Whey Aye
- Café, bars and restaurants
- Giant sky trail and slide
- Private members’ bar
- Ticketing and merchandising
THE WHEY AYE
Welcome to Europe’s tallest giant observation wheel, standing 5 metres taller than the London Eye at 140 metres. Dubbed The Whey Aye in celebration of its location, this is the awe-inspiring centrepiece of Giants of the Quayside.
Beautifully lit by night and just as striking by day, expect spectacular views over Newcastle Quayside from spacious and comfortable cabins.
- 140m tall
- 60 cabins, eight passengers per cabin
- Each flight approximately 30 minutes
- Airport grade security
- Fully licensed
The fun has only just begun with our family and sports complex. Our family entertainment centre is filled with trampolines, climbing walls and a skywalk.
On the roof, the Giant Sport Deck boasts a multi-purpose play and sports complex, with five-a-side pitches and tennis courts available for hire.
At our state-of-the-art virtual Quayside Golf Club, golfers can play some of the world’s most famous courses in a private, best-in-class simulator experience – with refreshments from the clubhouse bar.
- Children’s play area
- 5-a-side football
- Climbing wall
- Virtual reality golf
BE THE 1st TO RIDE THE WHEY AYE
Fill in your details below and we’ll keep you up-to-date with our progress and one lucky person will be drawn at random and receive 8 tickets for the first revolution of The Whey Aye.
RETAILER AND OPERATOR ENQUIRIES
If you’re a retailer, bar or restaurant operator and you’d like to find out more about being part of the Giant’s Quay, please contact Ian Thurlbeck at A.T. Retail on email@example.com. You’ll receive our options for occupiers as soon as they’re available.
PRESS AND MEDIA ENQUIRIES
For all press and media enquiries, please contact Brand 8 PR on firstname.lastname@example.org and +44 (0)113 394 4581.