Sports Minister confirms desire to move Newcastle Show in budget estimates hearing

Ian Kirkwood
By Ian Kirkwood
Updated September 11 2018 - 4:15am, first published September 10 2018 - 9:00pm
Lat year's Newcastle Show. Picture: Max Mason-Hubers

THE NSW opposition says the government is favouring Sydney at the expense of Newcastle with the Sydney Cricket Ground Trust having an “open door” to the office of Sports Minister Stuart Ayres while “the Newcastle show cannot even get a phone call returned”.


Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood


Reporting journalist at the Newcastle Herald since 1987. Editorial writer, general reporter, industrial relations, industry and coal.

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