Residents and council want Wickham Return and Earn moved to new location

Matthew Kelly
Updated November 14 2023 - 6:39pm, first published 6:30pm

It is credited with helping divert millions of tonnes of containers from landfill while generating valuable income for Newcastle's community organisations.

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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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