Hunter Water's Lower Hunter Water Security Plan wins broad support

Matthew Kelly
By Matthew Kelly
January 7 2022 - 8:00pm
Support for plan to drought-proof the Lower Hunter

A draft plan to secure the Lower Hunter's water security for the next 40 years has received broad support from across the region.


Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly


Matthew Kelly has worked as a journalist for more than 25 years. He has been working as a general reporter at the Newcastle Herald since 2018. In recent years he has reported on subjects including environment, energy, water security, manufacturing and higher education. He has previously covered issues including the health and environmental impacts of uncovered coal wagons in the Hunter Valley, the pollution of legacy of former industrial sites and freedom of information issues.

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