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Coal to cash: Mayor pushes for post-mine transformation ease

Repurposing former mining and industrial sites for residential and commercial purposes should be simplified to boost progress, says mayor.

Black Rock Motor Resort a Lake Mac world tourism drawcard

Lake Macquarie tourism is racing into the next decade after the turning of the first sod at Wakefield's $95 million Black Rock Motor Resort.

Greens plan Hunter’s transition from coal

“We don’t need to choose between taking urgent climate action and supporting coal communities – we can do both,” say the Greens.

Suburb Profile: Cooks Hill

It has become a melting pot of shopping, eating, drinking, exploring and celebrating options with real estate still on the rise in Cooks Hill.

About 750 coal miners could lose jobs in Hunter

More than 700 coal mining jobs could be impacted by the imminent closure of Australia's largest coal-fired power plant close in the Hunter.
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