Newcastle Herald
Monday, 4 December 2023

Newcastle container terminal transport links must be sustainable

Matthew Kelly
Updated December 17 2018 - 4:09pm, first published 12:01am

If Australia has lived off the sheep’s back then Newcastle, in particular its port, has thrived courtesy of the region’s rich coal reserves for more than 200 years. 

Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly


Matthew Kelly has worked as a journalist for more than 25 years. He has been working as a general reporter at the Newcastle Herald since 2018. In recent years he has reported on subjects including environment, energy, water security, manufacturing and higher education. He has previously covered issues including the health and environmental impacts of uncovered coal wagons in the Hunter Valley, the pollution of legacy of former industrial sites and freedom of information issues.

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