Budget: Hexham rail bypass still just a line on a map

Ian Kirkwood
By Ian Kirkwood
Updated June 22 2021 - 9:21am, first published 9:00am
MORE DETAIL NEEDED: A graphic showing the general area of the Hexham to Fassifern rail bypass - the Lower Hunter Freight Corridor - produced in 2018.

NSW Treasury coffers are benefiting from higher coal royalties driven by the surge in coal prices, according to yesterday's budget papers.

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Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood

Journalist

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

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