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SEISMIC TESTING BEGINS OFF NEWCASTLE COAST

Seismic testing has begun off Newcastle’s coast today with the vessel P-M-G Pride conducting the explorations works.

The search for gas and oil is being conducted 30-kilometres off shore with testing expected to take three to four days.

It’s been widely protested, with some residents fearing possible environmental impacts.

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About Georgia Maher

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After studying a BA in Communication and Journalism at UTS, Georgia moved into health and aged care reporting for three years. She also studied broadcast journalism at California State University, Sacramento and The Australian, Film, Television and Radio School in Sydney. An interest in social business took her to India to direct a series of micro documentaries.

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