The Hunter's hangover

AS the slump takes its toll on coal mining in the Hunter Valley, some have begun to ask what’s next for the region.

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The Hunter Valley plays host to a number of industries.

The Hunter Valley of today is a far cry from the burgeoning coal mine-hosting region which Hedweld founder and managing director Ian Hedley came to in 1981.