Hunter Global summit will ensure the region capitalises on Newcastle Airport's runway upgrade

Matthew Kelly
By Matthew Kelly
Updated February 11 2022 - 6:07am, first published 6:00am
New opportunities: The Federal Government is investing $66 million into upgrading Newcastle Airport's runway to international standard.

Representatives from government, industry and the community will come together next week to identify priorities and pathways to ensure the Hunter will be ready to capitalise on enhanced access to global markets resulting from the Newcastle Airport runway upgrade.

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Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly

Journalist

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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