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Pop-up Vaccination Hub in Quirindi and Werris Creek

Walk-in vaccination clinics are coming to Quirindi and Werris creek this weekend.  Liverpool Plains Shire Council, Upper Hunter MP Dave Layzell and Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson have worked with the...

18 new cases of COVID-19 in the Hunter district

  Hunter New England Health District have identified 18 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 within the past 24-hours.  It takes the total number in the current outbreak to 310 - with currently...

Joel Fitzgibbon announces retirement from politics

Veteran federal Labor MP for the Hunter, Joel Fitzgibbon has announced he will retire from parliament in the next election.  The 59-year-old admitted he won't be contesting the position because he's...