Newcastle tops COVID-19 cases as Hunter New England remains biggest source of NSW infections

Matt Carr
By Matt Carr
Updated October 28 2021 - 1:57am, first published October 27 2021 - 11:51pm
NSW Health's Jeremy McAnulty.

THE Hunter has retained its unwanted title as NSW's biggest contributor to the COVID count, with 79 fresh cases added on Thursday.


Matt Carr

Matt Carr

Newcastle Herald deputy editor

Matt began his Newcastle Herald career as a cadet in 2009. He is a Walkley nominated reporter who has covered councils, police and general news rounds across the Upper Hunter, Port Stephens, Maitland, Lake Macquarie, Cessnock and Newcastle.