Business Hunter welcomes a $500 million fast rail investment by the NSW Government

Ethan Hamilton
By Ethan Hamilton
Updated June 12 2022 - 1:15am, first published June 11 2022 - 6:30am
Premier Dominic Perrottet on Saturday announced a $500 million commitment in the 2022-23 NSW Budget to bring faster rail between Sydney, the Central Coast and Newcastle a step closer. Picture: Marina Neil

A LEADING Hunter business group has welcomed half a billion dollars in state funding for a high-speed rail connection to Sydney, but Labor says "too little, too late".

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Ethan Hamilton

Ethan Hamilton

Journalist

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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