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‘Lessons’ for coalition after SA election

Senior federal ministers have said there were many takeaways from the Liberal defeat in SA's state election, ahead of the federal poll in May.

Woman fined $1000 at Salamander Bay for breaching PHO

A woman was issued with a $1000 fine at Salamander Bay on Friday night, as the NSW Police Force continued its compliance activities across the s

Imported packages found containing potential Hunter Valley threat

Biosecurity officers and detector dogs at the Sydney Mail Centre have intercepted two packages with plants that are known to host Australia’s number one priority plant pest. Xylella fastidiosa is a plant pest...

Raise a glass to Aussie wine: Littleproud

Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management David Littleproud is encouraging wine lovers to look closer to home and buy Australian product this holiday season. The Chinese Ministry of Commerce determined last month...

Hunter’s anger at China’s wine tax

Hunter MP Joel Fitzgibbon has joined the growing chorus of anger at China’s decision to slap tariffs – up to 212 per cent – on Australian wine from this weekend. Beijing’s preliminary stance...

Hunter Valley wineries say ‘thanks a bunch’ to domestic visitors

The Hunter Valley’s wine industry has faced its fair share of hardships in the past 12 months. From drought to bushfires and a global pandemic, some vignerons in Australia’s oldest wine region have...

Showing off commitment to Singleton Bypass

Deputy Leader of the Federal Nationals, David Littleproud, and Nationals Senator for NSW, Perin Davey, visited Singleton today to tout the government’s share of funding for the $700 million Singleton Bypass. Minister Littleproud...

Muswellbrook pool receives makeover

Muswellbrook's historic Ruth White Memorial Pool will receive a makeover after the Federal Government provided $1 million towards its refurbishment. The funding was handed to Muswellbrook Shire Council as part of the government’s...
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