Nowhere to go: Cessnock council clocks $6.4m loss in High Court appeal

Gabriel Fowler
Updated May 15 2024 - 9:25am, first published May 14 2024 - 5:00am
The High Court battle has cost ratepayers $295,000.
The High Court battle has cost ratepayers $295,000.

CESSNOCK City Council has lost an appeal in the High Court of Australia against a $6 million payout involving a bungled airport lease agreement.

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Gabriel Fowler

Gabriel Fowler

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