Hunter News

CYCLISTS RAISE MONEY FOR BUSHFIRE APPEAL

A Newcastle mountain bike rider is enduring three days of pain, to help ease the burden of those caught up in the bushfire disaster. Seven-time...

JUNKET OR VITAL COLLABORATION? COUNCILLORS TUSSLE OVER PLANNING SESSIONS

Four independent councillors are boycotting a Newcastle Council planning session at a Port Stephens resort - labelling the event "a junket". But the Deputy Lord...

POLICE APPEAL: MAN SEEN NEXT TO FERNLEIGH TRACK AS BUSHFIRE FLARES

Lake Macquarie police have released a description of a man they want to talk to, following three suspicious blazes late last week. He was seen...

FIERCE STORM TEARS THROUGH HUNTER

"Like a tornado"... that's how locals have described a storm which ripped through the Hunter Valley late yesterday. And with the season striking late, the...

FORT SCRATCHLEY GUN FIRES FOR FIRST TIME IN OVER A CENTURY

It's an Australia Day long weekend tradition - Fort Scratchley's guns firing over the harbour. But what you might not know is that yesterday's firing...

Weather with Gavin Morris

GAV’S WEATHER | STORM DEVELOPMENT LESS FREQUENT

Storms have been producing plenty of rain across the region from the ongoing consistent storm development. This week, that storm activity is going to become...

Hunter Sport

LAKE MAC ATTACK DEFEATS ACT

The Lake Mac Attack has won its first Regional Bash title, defeating the ACT at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Daniel Bailey claimed a five-wicket haul...