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Final flights from Melbourne expected to land today

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FINAL services scheduled between the Victorian capital and the Northern Rivers.

Beaches closed from Iluka to Red Rock

Beaches closed from Iluka to Red Rock

Beaches spanning about 100km of coastline remain closed

Fire crews respond to blaze at sugar mill’s stockpile

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NUMEROUS Triple 0 calls reported smoke and flame coming from the facility.

SHARK TRAGEDY: Quiet coastal town rocked by teen’s death

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Grim scenes at beach where teenage surfer was killed by a shark.

Teen killed after shark attack off North Coast beach

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Emergency services called to assist teen after horrific attack

Pubs fined, penalised for offering free alcohol to gamblers

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LICENCEES of Northern NSW venues were fined a total of $3,500

GRIDLOCK: Queensland border reopening causes chaos

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The Queensland border is officially open to everyone but Victorians

Flash flooding, storms: SES issues weather warning

Flash flooding, storms: SES issues weather warning

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Experts call for tougher NSW measures

Experts call for tougher NSW measures

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Teenage shark attack victim identified

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Tight knit community rocked by surfing tragedy

Photos of kids were for 'sexual gratification', court hears

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Solomon Canuto in court over child abuse images

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Aviation firm releases 500,000 sale fares

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