THE Hunter Academy of Sport will honour 12 of the region's sporting champions at its 23rd annual Hunter Region Sporting Hall of Fame induction ceremony.
The ceremony recognising each individual's sporting career will be held at South Leagues Club this Sunday, May 18.
The profiles and memorabilia of the inductees will be displayed in the Newcastle Regional Museum.
This will take the number of Hall of Fame inductees to 328.
Inductees are: Jim Black, judo; Joshua Blair, surf lifesaving; Roger Clements, surfing; Michael Jenkinson, rugby union; Craig Johnston, football; Lloma Laws, pistol shooting; John Levick, croquet; Adam Muir, rugby league; Megan Oman, hockey; Deborah Pugh, barefoot waterskiing; Jack Threadgate, motor sports; and Colyn Whitehead, basketball.