Council elections pushed back from September to December 2021 as COVID-19 worsens

Sage Swinton
By Sage Swinton
Updated July 25 2021 - 8:15am, first published 4:00am
Council elections pushed back to December

The upcoming local government elections have been postponed for a second time as the current COVID-19 outbreak continues to worsen.


Sage Swinton

Sage Swinton


Sage Swinton is a news reporter who was born and bred in the Hunter, where she has worked as a journalist for the past seven years. She's been with the Newcastle Herald since June 2020, and covers Newcastle council as well as other general news.