Newcastle showground association welcomes big Berejeklian government coronavirus stimulus package

Ian Kirkwood
By Ian Kirkwood
Updated April 14 2021 - 2:34pm, first published June 29 2020 - 9:30am
DIGGING IN: Newcastle Agricultural Horticultural and Industrial Association president Peter Evans and general manager and secretary Gabe Robinson say their 'shovel ready' funded projects will breathe life into the showground and the regional economy.

NEWCASTLE Showground has received $629,600 in funding for improvement work as part of a statewide showground COVID-19 stimulus program worth more than $23 million.


Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood


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