Stopped Overdevelopment of Nobbys Headland in Newcastle

Themes

State: --
Country: Australia
Theme: Coastal
Completion Date: June 03 2008
Status: Victory

The Hunter Branch, working in collaboration with a number of community organisations (e.g. Newcastle Parks and Playgrounds Association) and a former resident (Ms Penny Cecil – her Father was Harbour Master for many years) lobbied Newcastle City Council, local stakeholders and the Federal Minister for the Environment (Peter Garret MP) to ensure Nobbys Headland and the Signal Station would not be overdeveloped by a local businessperson.