SES warns the Hunter River level may peak near 10.70 metres Friday morning, with major flooding

Donna Sharpe
By Donna Sharpe
Updated July 7 2022 - 9:58am, first published 8:49am
SES warns the Hunter River level may peak near 10.70 metres Friday morning, with major flooding

Hunter NSW SES advise that the Hunter River at Maitland (Belmore Bridge) is likely to exceed the major flood level (10.50 metres) overnight tonight into Friday.

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Donna Sharpe

Donna Sharpe

Lower Hunter Editor

Donna Sharpe is a multi award winning journalist who has covered news across Newcastle and the Hunter for 40 years. She started her cadetship with The Maitland Mercury in 1981 and in 1995 moved to The Newcastle Herald where she spent 17 years covering local government, crime and general news. She returned to The Mercury in 2015 and has been editor since July 2021.

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