Hunter News

DEPUTY PREMIER VISITS SCONE TO INSPECT DAMAGES LEFT BY THE FLOOD

As the water recedes, the cost of this week's flooding has become clear in the Upper Hunter. Deputy Premier, Paul Toole, today met with SES...

SWANSEA CHANNEL DREDGING PUSHED BACK TIL NEXT YEAR

Boaties and businesses alike will feel the pinch this summer, with dredging on Swansea Channel pushed back until mid next year. It comes as volunteers...

FLOOD FOCUS SWITCHES TO MAITLAND AREA

Evacuation orders lifted for parts of Singleton on Monday night, as floodwater moves closer to the coast. But the SES has warned some riverfront properties...

FIRST DAY OF TWO WEEK CORONIAL INQUEST INTO THE DISAPPEARANCE OF THEO HAYEZ

It's more than 2 years since Belgian backpacker Theo Hayez vanished after a night out in Byron Bay. Today a coronial inquest into the 18-year-old's...

HOUSING PRICES SKYROCKET IN NEWCASTLE

As real estate prices go through the roof, the $9-million mark could soon be smashed in Newcastle, with a large Merewether property hitting the...

Weather with Gavin Morris

FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE IN THE NORTH WEST AFTER SEVERE WEATHER WARNING ISSUED

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a Severe Weather Warning for Northern parts of the state - including the North-West. Severe thunderstorms may develop, likely...

Hunter Sport

INTERNATIONAL SAILORS RETURN HOME TO LAKE MACQUARIE

Defending SailGP champion Kyle Langford and helmsman for the Japan SailGP Team Nathan Outteridge have surprised their local region, Lake Macquarie by returning home...