Newcastle foreshore new year's eve party continues despite wet weather

Matthew Kelly
Updated December 31 2018 - 10:06pm, first published 2:33pm

The clouds continued to build up, but so did the crowd – nothing was going to stop 2019 kicking off in style on Newcastle foreshore. 

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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