It seems that Newcastle is quite the breeding ground for talent. We’ve got singers, models and NBA sports stars who all call Newcastle home!
Here’s the top 5 mentions:
- Jennifer Hawkins – Model, Miss Universe 2014 and face of Myer!
- Dr Chris Brown – Celebrity Vet, Television Presenter on ‘I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here’ and ‘The Living Room’
- Silverchair – One of the best Aussie bands, ever!
- Marcia Hines - Singer and Ex- Australian Idol judge
- Ben Simmons - Australian professional basketballplayer for the Philadelphia 76ers of the NBA
Tanya & Steve caught up with Ben Simmons’ dad Dave to find out how the Ex-Novocastrian is going in the NBA: