Toilet paper panic buying returns to Newcastle supermarkets including Aldi, Coles, Woolworths and Big W

Sage Swinton
By Sage Swinton
Updated June 28 2021 - 8:35am, first published 6:00am
EMPTY: The toilet paper shelves at Woolworths Marketown, where a limit of two packs per customer has been introduced in response to increased demand.

Toilet paper shelves at Newcastle supermarkets have been stripped bare again as panic buying ensues with the re-introduction of COVID-19 restrictions.


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.