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Plan for Stockton’s coastal areas a priority for council

Mass sand nourishment is set to form a part of this year’s Stockton Coastal Management Plan (CMP). The 2020 CMP was certified by the NSW Government in August which considered council-managed land from...

Scavengers hunt for the best of Newy

With just days remaining until the end of the school holidays, it is the perfect time to rediscover your own backyard with a little help from Newy with Kids and their family...

Man charged over alleged stabbing in Newcastle

A Hunter man has been charged over an alleged stabbing in Newcastle earlier today. About 10am on Sunday 3 January, emergency services were called to a unit complex on Pitt Street, Stockton, following...

Storm wreaks havoc across the Hunter

Hunter residents battened down the hatches last night as a wild storm bringing strong winds, hail and heavy rain hit the region. Lucas King was watching the storm approach with his wife, when...

Stockton Ferry Wharf to welcome new kiosk

Stockton Ferry Wharf will soon welcome a new ‘container kiosk’, with works at the site beginning this week. Lexie’s on the Beach owner Nick Sovechles was awarded a 12-month lease for the container...

Government commits $2 million to Marine Rescue building

Marine Rescue Newcastle's plans for a permanent new base on the edge of the Hunter River in Stockton are a step closer to reality after the state government announced it will provide...

Stockton Bridge to receive a makeover

Stockton Bridge will receive a facelift by early next year as essential maintenance works are set to begin on the iconic structure over the Hunter River. The project will ensure that motorists...

Stockton taskforce looks to Hunter River sand to replenish beach

Sand from the south arm of the Hunter River could be the key to helping replenish Newcastle’s ravaged Stockton Beach. City of Newcastle plans to meet with the Hunter and Central Coast Development...