Newcastle COVID-19 restrictions hit businesses as NSW case numbers rise

Gabriel Fowler
By Gabriel Fowler
Updated June 27 2021 - 9:49pm, first published 7:30pm
EMPTY: Brian Lizotte was forced to cancel fully booked shows at Lizotte's. Pictures: Marina Neil

BRIAN Lizotte was one of many Hunter business owners despairing at the news of COVID-19 restrictions coming into effect on Saturday, immediately taking a heavy toll.


Gabriel Fowler

Gabriel Fowler


A Walkley-award winning journalist with 20 years experience, Gabriel writes for the Newcastle Herald across a range of areas and issues including social justice & community welfare, crime/court reporting, health, human interest.

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