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Butcher Boys slice up Scorpions in Real NRL

The Central Newcastle Butcher Boys secured top spot on the Tooheys Newcastle Rugby League (Real NRL) ladder following a gripping 24-18 victory over the Macquarie Scorpions at Lyall Peacock Oval on Sunday. In...

Upper Hunter voters can head to the polls

Early voting is now available for eligible residents of the Upper Hunter electoral district ahead of this month’s NSW by-election. Following the resignation of Michael Johnsen, 13 candidates – Aberdeen’s Kirsty O’Connell (Independent),...

Tim set to enter Tszyucastle Entertainment Centre

Tim Tszyu loves Newcastle – and it seems the former steel city feels the same way about the boxing super welterweight champion. Tickets for his long-awaited bout with Michael Zerafa, to take place...

Strong push for 30km/h speed limits in Newcastle CBD

A push to introduce 30km/h speed limits in Newcastle is back on the agenda to coincide with this month’s United Nations Global Road Safety Week. With the backing of the Newcastle Cycleways Movement...

Knights’ women’s tackle side wins 2021 Country Championships

Following a lot of “blood, sweat and tears” the past few months, the Newcastle Hunter Region Knights women’s tackle side are the 2021 Country Champions. The Russell Grigg-coached outfit put defending titleholders Riverina...

Thinking of downsizing? Check out the Selling in Style seminar

The property market in Port Stephens is very favourable for those who are thinking about downsizing. House prices in Medowie have increased by more than 16% in the past 12 months. But, for many...

OUT AND ABOUT: 5 things to do this weekend

Bored or looking for something to do this weekend? Well, here’s a few tips courtesy of the Newcastle Weekly. WHAT: Six Reflections exhibition WHERE: Back to Back Galleries, Cooks Hill WHEN: Saturday 8 May TIME: 11am-5pm Opening Friday...

AGL continues transition planning for Liddell Power Station

AGL is set to undertake another important milestone in converting the Liddell Power Station to an Energy Hub. From today, Friday 7 May, the company will begin 12 weeks of transition planning for...

Six Reflections shines brightly on Hunter

Back to Back Galleries is gearing up to host Six Reflections at its Newcastle studio from this weekend. The group exhibition – consisting of three painters and three ceramic artists each reflecting their...

An ice way to start Northstars season

The Newcastle Northstars will welcome the “old with the new” when they prepare to face-off with long-time rivals CBR Brave in the opening round of the 2021 McCormack Cup this weekend. Experienced campaigner...

Women’s tackle side leading Knights’ charge

The Newcastle Hunter Region Knights women’s tackle team is set to embrace the “underdogs” tag when it faces Riverina in the grand final of the 2021 Country Championships this weekend. In a major...

June Again set to launch JJ into spotlight

For JJ Winlove, it was a “pinch myself moment”. The June Again writer-director, overseeing his maiden major project, couldn’t believe the likes of Australian screen legends Noni Hazlehurst, Claudia Karvan and Stephen Curry...
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