Newcastle 500 survey: majority of Newcastle residents against event returning to city

Updated August 21 2023 - 7:01am, first published 6:59am

THE majority of Newcastle people who responded to a council Supercars survey are not in favour of the Newcastle 500 returning to the city for another five years, according to a report published over the weekend.

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Sam Rigney

Court Reporter

Sam began his Newcastle Herald career as a night police reporter in 2011. He is an experienced court reporter who has won two national court reporting awards, including the Kennedy Award for Outstanding Court Reporting for his coverage of the Hunter's worst serial rapist. Before working at the Herald, Sam was a sports journalist with the Maitland Mercury where he won awards for his coverage of the Newcastle Rugby League salary cap scandal. Sam is a Novocastrian born-and-bred.

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