NSW Labor leader Chris Minns backs calls for Newcastle container terminal after Coalition cancelled $250 million announcement on eve of federal election

Matthew Kelly
By Matthew Kelly
Updated May 26 2022 - 9:40am, first published May 25 2022 - 7:00pm
Labor says a Newcastle container terminal is needed for local jobs and economic diversification

NSW Labor has backed the establishment of a container terminal at the Port of Newcastle.

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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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