BHP 20th Anniversary: The Newcastle steel industry today | Photos

Ian Kirkwood
Updated September 25 2019 - 7:49am, first published 7:00am
Pictures by Herald photographers and Newcastle Industrial Heritage Association

THERE was a time, even if it was only a guided tour through the BHP plant, that the primary school age children of the Newcastle and Coalfields areas would have known something about steelmaking.

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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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