Two men are accused of assaulting police near Dungog during a wild brawl.
Officers were called to Martins Creek just after 6pm on Sunday night, after a Toyota Prado caught fire after performing burnouts at the intersection of Dungog Rd and Grace Ave.
Two men fled the scene.
A fight involving a number of people then broke out a short time later in nearby Cory Street.
Police were assaulted while trying to arrest two men - aged 26 and 30.
They faced Maitland Local Court yesterday.