Progress on Broke Road and erosion holes as Hunter prepares for rain and flood with La Nina alert

Ethan Hamilton
Updated August 23 2022 - 1:06pm, first published August 22 2022 - 10:38am
Pravesh Shah standing where floodwater destroyed Broke Road with cars using temporary access road behind him. Picture: Peter Lorimer

AS PROGRESS is made filling erosion holes, pumping water and fixing roads around Broke, residents are still playing the waiting game.

Ethan Hamilton

Ethan Hamilton

Journalist

Ethan Hamilton started as a digital/ print journalist with the Newcastle Herald in 2021 after interning with ACM's Voice of Real Australia/ Forgotten River podcast. He is from a small town in the Upper Hunter and has lived in Newcastle since beginning university in 2017. Twitter: @ethanjham