Business chamber and Committee for the Hunter join forces to lobby for regional projects

Matthew Kelly
Updated April 14 2021 - 11:22pm, first published November 15 2020 - 7:00am
Regional priority: Stage 1 of the John Hunter Hospital redevelopment.
Regional priority: Stage 1 of the John Hunter Hospital redevelopment.

Growing the Hunter's defence manufacturing capabilities, funding stage two of the John Hunter Hospital redevelopment, starting work on the Broadmeadow sports and entertainment precinct and funding the Muswellbrook bypass are at the top of the Hunter Business Chamber's state budget wishlist.

Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly

Journalist

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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