Lake Macquarie council breaks stalemate over Munibung Road extension

Michael Parris
By Michael Parris
Updated July 24 2019 - 12:22pm, first published 10:00am
MISSING LINK: Munibung Road now ends in a dead end, bottom right, but will extend 700 metres to link with Lake Road.

Lake Macquarie City Council hopes work will start soon on the Munibung Road extension from Boolaroo to Cardiff after it announced it had broken a long impasse over the road's construction.


Michael Parris

Michael Parris


Michael Parris reports on politics for the Newcastle Herald. He started at the Herald in 1994 after working in the ABC Newcastle newsroom. Michael spent much of his career as a sub-editor before moving into political reporting in 2017. He was a finalist in the Sports Australia national media awards for his reporting about a male-only tennis club in Newcastle. He has reported on the 2019 NSW and federal elections, state and federal budgets and local politics. He has also written extensively about the COVID-19 pandemic with a special focus on data analysis and the effects of lockdowns on the Hunter community.

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