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THE QUEEN’S BATON HEADS TO THE STEEL CITY

After touring around the globe, the Queen’s Baton has finally made its way to Newcastle.

25 deserving Novocastrians carried it through the CBD, today marking 60 days until the start of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

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About Samantha Long

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Samantha Long is a journalist for NBN News in Newcastle, she's previously worked in Tamworth and on the Central Coast. Samantha completed a Bachelor of Communication from the University of Newcastle in 2015 and joined NBN at the end of 2015.

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    Couldn’t help noticing Nutella was there for the usual photo op. Shame she hasn’t yet been to Stockton, to get her photo taken over there ??