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Scott Memorial Hospital, Scone.
LABOR has announced they will provide more money to the Scott Memorial Hospital in Scone and Murrurundi’s Wilson Memorial Hospital to address capital works and more nursing care as part of a…


ANIMAL rights group Aussie Farms have published an interactive map of farms and animal industry facilities in Australia, including many in the Upper Hunter. Local dairy farms, horse studs, piggeries,…

Ongoing Issues

The Muswellbrook West mine proposal lies within the Muswellbrook and Upper Hunter Shire.
INVESTIGATIONS are continuing for the Muswellbrook West mine with the project not expected to be operational until the early to mid-2020s. In the mine plan Idemitsu Australia Resources presented to the gateway panel the mine…