Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce in Hunter for Olympic Park funding, refuses to talk 'transition'

Ethan Hamilton
Updated May 20 2022 - 8:51am, first published May 19 2022 - 6:00pm

A HUNTER sports facility will receive $5.5 million in federal funding following the election, but Barnaby Joyce refused to talk energy "transition" on his visit to the region.

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Ethan Hamilton

Ethan Hamilton


Ethan Hamilton started as a digital/ print journalist with the Newcastle Herald in 2021 after interning with ACM's Voice of Real Australia/ Forgotten River podcast. He is from a small town in the Upper Hunter and has lived in Newcastle since beginning university in 2017. Twitter: @ethanjham

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