Plumes of black smoke caused by industrial fire at Weston Aluminium, Kurri Kurri

Gabriel Fowler
By Gabriel Fowler
Updated November 15 2021 - 1:08am, first published 1:00am

A COMMAND post has been established outside the site of a factory fire at Weston Aluminium at Kurri Kurri which has continued to burn overnight and is still being fanned by strong winds with gusts of between 44km/h and 70km/h expected later this morning.


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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