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Newcastle Labor councillors raise motion to investigate starting Newcastle Creative Hoardings Program to deter graffiti

Sage Swinton
By Sage Swinton
March 21 2022 - 8:00am
Newcastle Knights players taking part in Jeff McCloy's graffiti drive at the old Newcastle post office last month. Picture: Peter Lorimer

Developers of construction sites in prominent areas could be required to cover their hoardings with street art under a plan almost certain to be endorsed by Newcastle council.


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.