Port Stephens Examiner
Friday, 1 December 2023

Port Stephens' Bec Swanbrough makes great strides in stroke recovery

Michael Hartshorn
Updated November 21 2023 - 4:17pm, first published November 18 2023 - 2:28pm
Bec Swanbrough and her young family at Christmas 2022. In April this year she suffered a stroke and survived.
Bec Swanbrough and her young family at Christmas 2022. In April this year she suffered a stroke and survived.

A Port Stephens mum has bravely shared her story as a survivor of stroke, six months on from the day it changed her life.

Michael Hartshorn

Michael Hartshorn

Senior reporter

Since starting in 1985 at the then Melbourne Herald, journalism has taken me around Australia from Victoria, to the Northern Territory, Cairns in Queensland and now Port Stephens. After all those years there is still something special about informing and connecting with readers.