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Thursday, February 25, 2021

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History buffs keen for a Port Stephens hub

Port Stephens was once home to the world’s largest oyster farm, the training ground for 20,000 American and Australian soldiers under General MacArthur, and the site of Bert Hinkler’s crash landing. It is...

Jetstar workers feeling “abandoned” by Qantas

Newcastle-based Jetstar cabin crew say they are feeling "abandoned" after parent company Qantas announced massive job cuts. The crew, members of the Transport Worker's Union (TWU), joined Federal and Local Members of Parliament...

Government’s $165 million airline package

The Federal Government will spend an initial $165 million to underwrite a range of Qantas and Virgin flights in a bid to support the airlines amid the coronavirus pandemic. The announcement will ensure...