Newcastle Herald
Tuesday, 5 December 2023

Hunter groups ask environment minister Tanya Plibersek to stop Stone Ridge Quarry project

Matthew Kelly
Updated July 27 2023 - 4:43pm, first published 5:00am

A coalition of Hunter environment groups has appealed to federal environment minister Tanya Plibersek to save precious koala habitat by stopping the proposed Stone Ridge Quarry project.

Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly


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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