Newcastle Herald
Sunday, 3 December 2023

Downpour soaks the coast, struggles to reach Upper Hunter

Jessica Brown
Updated January 30 2019 - 4:12pm, first published September 4 2018 - 9:00am

THE coastal areas of the Hunter were soaked on Monday with many suburbs recording between 60 and 80 millimetres of rain.

Jessica Brown

Jessica Brown

Digital Editor

Jessica began her journalism career in 2009 as a cadet at The Port Stephens Examiner before moving to London for a two-year stint working in magazines and digital publishing. The Lake Macquarie local returned to Australia where she took up a reporting role at The Maitland Mercury. She worked across several rounds including local council, police and property before moving into digital journalism and joining the team at The Newcastle Herald in 2017.