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Harrison concerned about Lower Hunter housing crisis

Charlestown state MP Jodie Harrison has raised concerns about the housing crisis, which is currently gripping the Lower Hunter. And, she is calling on the NSW Government to urgently extend the Temporary Accommodation...

Fitzgibbon claims government’s child care system crippling Hunter families

Federal MP Joel Fitzgibbon claims recent data reveals Hunter families have been hit with a hefty increase on their child care fees under the Morrison government. According to the Department of Education, over...

New exhibitions for Maitland Regional Art Gallery

The work of two young artists who share their ideas of nature, time and our place on the land is gracing Maitland Regional Art Gallery. When Night Falls is an exhibition by Anna...

Water restrictions ease but Hunter urged to be smart

Shorter showers, fixing leaking taps and only washing a full load are some of the ways Hunter residents can help avoid water restrictions this summer. From today, October 1, the Lower Hunter is...

Couple’s tireless efforts to protect life and property

Lower Hunter Firefighter Neil Mutton describes it as the worst bushfire season he has ever seen. The NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) member of 42 years says the 2019/20 campaign was “a hectic...

Grants to splash support around

A new round of grants is set to splash some support around to community groups in the Lower Hunter that love the environment and have been struggling to stay afloat during the...

Water saving efforts lead to removal of restrictions

The Lower Hunter community will reap the benefits of a reduction in water usage when Level 1 restrictions are removed next month. Hunter Water has made the decision as a result of a...

Taking a stroll through Morpeth’s history

The revitalised Morpeth Heritage Walk is now ready for the community and visitors to enjoy. The popular activity takes participants on a journey to 25 significant sites, and tells the story of the...
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