More than 1600 new cases in Hunter New England Health District with 80 in Mid Coast on January 2, 2022

Julia Driscoll
By Julia Driscoll
Updated January 3 2022 - 1:37am, first published 12:51am
Eighty new cases in Mid Coast local government area

Eight new COVID-19 cases were confirmed in the MidCoast LGA to 8pm, January 2, 2022.


Julia Driscoll

Julia Driscoll


Julia Driscoll has worked as a journalist for the Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Times for seven years. She values the deep connection with community that being a rural and regional journalist brings. Career highlights have involved environmental stories - bringing the plight of the little known endangered Manning River helmeted turtle to the attention of the public, resulting in wide-spread knowledge in the community and conservation action; and breaking the news of the Manning River ceasing to run for the first time in recorded history.