Newcastle Art Gallery, Victoria Theatre miss out as Labor dubs Building Better Regions funding a 'rort'

Gabriel Fowler
By Gabriel Fowler
October 15 2021 - 1:00am

These rorts mean that shovel-ready projects ... miss out on the funding they need

- Sharon Claydon, pictured
Building Better Regions 'rorts' hurting region: Claydon

NEWCASTLE-based infrastructure projects have been ignored in favour of those in marginal and Coalition-held seats, Labor MPs say, labelling the latest round of Building Better Regions a 'rort'.

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Gabriel Fowler

Gabriel Fowler

Journalist

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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