Wollombi evacuation order: SES tell residents along Wollombi Brook to move to higher ground

Simon McCarthy
By Simon McCarthy
Updated July 5 2022 - 9:25pm, first published 8:30am

Residents along Wollombi Brook have been told to move to higher ground as the State Emergency Service issued an evacuation order Tuesday evening.


Simon McCarthy

Simon McCarthy

Digital Journalist, Newcastle Herald

Simon McCarthy is a digital journalist working at the Newcastle Herald in NSW. He writes and produces video and multimedia for the Herald and Herald Weekender magazine, and co-produces the Toohey's News podcast. McCarthy has worked as a journalist in regional NSW since 2013. He joined the newsroom of the Newcastle Herald in 2017 from the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth where he worked from 2015 to 2016.

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