Biography

Katrina Wark is the Liberal candidate for Newcastle.

Katrina is a Registered Nurse and her husband, Peter, is a specialist at John Hunter Hospital.

Together, they look after the health of their community at work, and their seven children at home.

In 2017 Katrina established the Newcastle Cystic Fibrosis Foundation to support fundraising initiatives and running events in partnership with Cystic Fibrosis Australia.

As a health professional, Katrina knows how the Liberal Government’s record funding for our hospitals is helping our community.

Born in Waratah, Katrina has seen Newcastle transform from an industrial area to a diverse regional town. Katrina has served her community as a nurse and a local councillor and now wants to use her experience to deliver more for Newcastle.

As part of the Liberal Team, Katrina will fight to improve local roads and transport, and ensure our region has access to world class hospitals and healthcare.