Hunter Water Hunter Hero 2020: Volunteers restore habitat for green and gold bell frogs on Kooragang Island

Sage Swinton
By Sage Swinton
Updated November 30 2020 - 2:52am, first published 1:00am
Local Land Services Hunter volunteers Tom Mailler, Dave Kennedy, Jarrah Pratley, Wayne Vernon, Bree Harding and Steff Holterhoff.

A group of hard working volunteers is putting in the hard yards on Kooragang Island to restore habitat for the threatened green and gold bell frog.


Sage Swinton

Sage Swinton


Sage Swinton is a news reporter who was born and bred in the Hunter, where she has worked as a journalist for the past seven years. She's been with the Newcastle Herald since June 2020, and covers Newcastle council as well as other general news.