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Hunter Region’s Leaders Unite

Media Release An unprecedented gathering of the Hunter region’s leaders has thrown support behind a unified voice to advocate for the region as a place to live, visit and invest. At the launch of the Committee for the Hunter, Chair Richard Anicich...

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Opinion Article: 2019 Election Advocacy

By Richard Anicich Newcastle Herald, February 16 2019  When a diverse group of delegates gathered at last year’s Second Cities: Smaller and Smarter Symposium in Newcastle to discuss how we can realise the potential of our region, there was one...

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Local, Unbiased Inclusive Voice Is Needed

By Phillip O'Neill Newcastle Herald opinion, August 5 2018 Newcastle citizen activist Richard Anicich announced last week the formation of the Committee for the Hunter.  The goal of the committee, as reported by the Newcastle Herald , is to...

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New Group Aims To Be A Regional Voice

Newcastle Herald editorial, July 30 2018 IN this space on New Year’s Day, the Newcastle Herald observed that whatever happened this year, our fortunes would be determined to some degree or another by our interactions with Canberra and Macquarie...

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Committee A New Voice For The Hunter

By Ian Kirkwood Newcastle Herald, July 28 2018  An alliance of prominent Hunter bodies have banded together to form a Committee for the Hunter, an organisation that Chair Richard Anicich says will provide a unified voice for the region. Mr Anicich,...

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