Police arrest over 100 climate activists in Newcastle harbour blockade

Matthew Kelly
November 27 2023 - 1:23pm

Police were in the process of arresting more than 100 climate activists on Sunday afternoon at the conclusion of the three day harbour blockade.

Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly

Journalist

Matthew Kelly has worked as a journalist for more than 25 years. He has been working as a general reporter at the Newcastle Herald since 2018. In recent years he has reported on subjects including environment, energy, water security, manufacturing and higher education. He has previously covered issues including the health and environmental impacts of uncovered coal wagons in the Hunter Valley, the pollution of legacy of former industrial sites and freedom of information issues.

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