Brooke Vitnell, LIberal candidate for Paterson, calls on Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price to back Newcastle in nuclear submarine construction

Ian Kirkwood
By Ian Kirkwood
Updated November 16 2021 - 6:43am, first published November 15 2021 - 7:44pm
INDUSTRIAL ADVOCATE: Liberal Party candidate for Paterson, Brooke Vitnell, with a Naval vessel in the background at Carrington yesterday. Picture: Marina Neil

THE Hunter Region should be involved in building Australia's fleet of nuclear submarines, Liberal candidate for the federal seat of Paterson, Brooke Vitnell, said yesterday.


Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood


Reporting journalist at the Newcastle Herald since 1987. Editorial writer, general reporter, industrial relations, industry and coal.

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