The University of Newcastle has lodged a development application with Tamworth Regional Council to establish a multi-million-dollar Tamworth Education Centre, an initiative of the University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health.

The proposed $10.2 million facility will incorporate teaching facilities, student accommodation blocks and other associated infrastructure on a seven-hectare site at 114-148 Johnston St, between McCarthy Catholic College and the Tamworth Correctional Centre.

Read more in today’s Northern Daily Leader  or watch the story that aired on Prime 7.