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Newcastle MP praises A-League public health order

The NSW Government has enacted a new public health order ahead of the Newcastle Jets' A-League clash against the Western Sydney Wanderers and former coach Carl Robinson. The public health order, which came...

Choosing between food and rent: Support service says more needs to be done for social housing

Deflated and disappointed.That’s how Nova for Women and Children Chief Executive Kelly Hansen feels about the amount of money allocated towards social housing in Tuesday's state budget. “The people who are needing housing...

Bathers Way walk to promote kindness

Michelle Boundy says what the world needs now is kindness. After her son was king hit on a night out in Newcastle two years ago, Michelle has learned that what matters most is...

Renovation builds women another safe place

Women experiencing homelessness across Newcastle have another safe place to turn to if they need help. BaptistCare HopeStreet’s Mayfield location has recently experienced a $91,000 renovation which will provide a welcoming and comfortable...

Government backflip on cycling safety

Danny Egan was riding across the tracks of the Newcastle Light Rail in 2019 when he fell and hit his head. Following the accident, in budget estimates documents, Transport Minister Andrew Constance said...

Unfair funding – Why Newcastle is being shut out

Newcastle was shut out of more than $170 million in government grants in 2019. That’s according to a new report by the Hunter Research Foundation Centre. It shows that Newcastle was deemed ineligible for...

Foundation welcomes new set of wheels

A brand-new car is set to help brain cancer sufferers across the Newcastle and Hunter regions. The Mark Hughes Foundation welcomed the unveiling of the Toyota Corolla at Horseshoe Beach today. The car will...

MP’s joining this year’s Share the Dignity drive

“Feminine hygiene products are not a luxury.”  This is the message Maitland MP Jenny Aitchison is hoping will drive the community to donate this month. According to the mother-of-two, supporting the national-wide Share the...
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