Drought affected Hunter farmers say they need more help

Nick Bielby
Updated January 30 2019 - 3:09pm, first published February 13 2018 - 6:30am
Farmers across the Hunter have battled through months of drought. Pictures: Simon McCarthy and Nick Bielby

Help that’s on the table for drought-plagued farmers isn’t hitting the spot, some Hunter landholders say.

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Nick Bielby

Nick Bielby

Senior Journalist

Nick Bielby is a crime reporter who has worked as a journalist since 2011. Having joined the Newcastle Herald in 2017, he won a Walkley Award in 2019 with Donna Page for their investigation 'Dirty Deeds', which exposed the decades of illegal dumping of toxic material in and around a Hunter waterway.

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