Singleton Bicentennial Party This Weekend


Weekend of festivities to commemorate 200 years of Singleton history. It’s a commemoration 200 years in the making, and Mayor of Singleton Cr Sue ...Nothing found

Wesley Mission New Community Support Hub


Opening of community hub brings increased services and personalised approach to Newcastle region. Wesley Mission’s renewed premises in Newcastle will provide increased ...Nothing found

Hunter Economy Subdued ~ HRF


Hunter businesses retain optimism but households pessimistic. Businesses’ expectations for the Hunter economy for the next 12 months somewhat optimistic and steady ...Nothing found

Rain Had Little Effect on Valley River Flows


In its February 2020 water allocation statement, the NSW Government says that despite recent coastal rainfall and some inflows into the Hunter system, ...Nothing found

Water Eases in Region’s North ~ Valley Still Dry


Newcastle and Hunter. While Hunter and Valley water storage continues to decline, Barrington catchment flows have eased critical shortages in MidCoast LGA areas. ...Nothing found

New Valley Trains Depend on Demand


Minister for Regional Transport and Roads, Paul Toole, announced in October 2019 that two new direct train services would operate between Singleton and Newcastle seven ...Nothing found

Aspect Hunter School now in Muswellbrook


Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) will open a new ‘satellite’ class in 2020 for the Upper Hunter region. A ‘satellite’ class is an autism-specific class ...Nothing found

Singleton 2020 Bicentennial


Back to Singleton 2020 ~ a year of bicentennial commemorations. A whole-of-community commemoration is planned for Singleton’s bicentennial next year, with a year-long ...Nothing found

Solastalgia in the Hunter Valley


By Glenn Albrecht Former UoN Associate Professor of Environmental Studies. This article appeared in 2012. The Hunter Valley environs have severely deteriorated since. The ...Nothing found

Singleton Submission to Jobs Committee


Singleton to represent regional voices at federal jobs inquiry. Mayor of Singleton, Cr Sue Moore will call for leadership on post-mining land use, ...Nothing found

Additional Trains on Hunter Line


Two new trains on track for Hunter line. Hunter commuters will have more choice with two new direct trains from Singleton to Newcastle, ...Nothing found

Scone Literary Festival to New Level


Scone honours Patrick White: Australia’s only Nobel Laureate for Literature Award winning Melbourne-based author, Christos Tsiolkas will present the Patrick White Oration, a new ...Nothing found

Valley Towns Feeling the Dry


Valley summer water restrictions apply from October.    As Glennies Creek Dam levels continue to fall, Singleton Council asks consumers to use water sparingly, ...Nothing found

Lake Glenbawn Community Feedback Day


Lake Glenbawn Community Feedback Day for Proposed Recreation Hub Reflections (a not-for-profit group) is holding a Community Feedback Day ...Nothing found

Donations Fund Repairs to Sedgefield Cemetery


Community spirit will help fund repairs to grave headstones vandalised at Sedgefield Cemetery. When the Mayor of Singleton opened a ...Nothing found

Confidence in Upper Hunter Economy Softens


Confidence in the regional economy fell in the wake of declining performance in Upper Hunter businesses in the first half of 2019 - according to ...Nothing found

$340m out ~ $0 back


Deputy Premier pledges Resources for Regions overhaul after Singleton misses out The Mayor of Singleton, Cr Sue Moore, has vowed to hold ...Nothing found

Been Flooded in Singleton? Tell Council.About It


If you’ve experienced a flood on your property or are active in reducing the risks of a potential flood at your ...Nothing found

Making Hunter Hogs Happier


Online publication to make Motorcycling the Hunter even easier. Motorcycling enthusiasts across the Hunter will ...Nothing found

Upper Hunter recovery slows


In December, Upper Hunter business and household expectations for the local economy continued to decline from ...Nothing found

Silo Art Reaches the Hunter


Merriwa joins the silo art club. Artists are painting a mural on Merriwa’s disused GrainCorp silo that locals hope will put their ...Nothing found

No Govt Voice for Hunter


NSW’s second biggest city deserves to be heard. The Hunter Joint Organisation of Councils (Hunter JO) is calling ...Nothing found

Future of Coal


Coal exports and the future a key focus of Upper Hunter breakfast. Global energy trends and what they mean for the future of coal ...Nothing found

Artwork ready for the Merriwa silos


Upper Hunter Shire Council begins a large scale public artwork in April, on the GrainCorp silo facilities in Merriwa. This will be ...Nothing found

Singleton Heritage Festival Celebrates Mechanics Institute


Historic Mechanics Institute celebrated in Singleton Public Library’s heritage festival program. The Singleton Mechanics Institute ...Nothing found

ATO Reveals Top Earners


Map further below show Hunter region income mapped for year 2014-15. The Australian Taxation Office (ATO)  annual Taxation Statistics report for 2016–17 ...Nothing found

Cessnock Tops Big Cities


Cessnock is number six in TripAdvisor’s top ten cities. The secret is out, Cessnock has been ...Nothing found

Singleton Operational Plan Unveiled


Asset renewal remains Singleton Council’s biggest focus in draft 2019/20 Operational Plan The biggest capital investment ...Nothing found

Free Singleton Region Business Portal


Council’s free online business portal to connect businesses in Singleton. Singleton businesses can connect, grow and ...Nothing found

Upper Hunter Seeks Election ROI


Mayor pledges to work with re-elected Upper Hunter MP to deliver on services. Mayor of Singleton, Cr Sue Moore said the people ...Nothing found


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