Regional News

Thu 27 Feb 2020

Race meetings are on the move

premium_icon Race meetings are on the move

THE reasons why Ballina Jockey Club transferred its race meeting to Casino

Ballina development to steam ahead ‘unimpeded’

premium_icon Ballina development to steam ahead ‘unimpeded’

THE massive residential development planned for Ballina Heights will go ahead despite court challenges.

Fire permits no longer needed on Far North Coast

premium_icon Fire permits no longer needed on Far North Coast

BUSH fire danger period to end early in Northern Rivers andFar North Coast areas.

Tiny Dancer born after mum goes into labour at Elton concert

premium_icon Tiny Dancer born after mum goes into labour at Elton concert...

Proof Elton John's music has the power to move anyone, even a baby that's ready to enter the world.

What’s with the weather? It’s like four seasons in one day

premium_icon What’s with the weather? It’s like four seasons in one day

UMBRELLAS, sunblock, scarfs and raincoats all need to be handy as the Bureau of Meteorology gives us the low down on the weather for the final few days of summer.

Splendour has sold out, here's how you can get tickets

premium_icon Splendour has sold out, here's how you can get tickets

TICKETS for the 2020 event were snapped up in just one hour this morning.

OH NUTS! Big dry affects 2020 macadamia crop

premium_icon OH NUTS! Big dry affects 2020 macadamia crop

This year’s macadamia harvest expected to be impacted by “unprecedented dry conditions”, after 2019s crop was affected.

How to succeed in your first year of uni

premium_icon How to succeed in your first year of uni

The transition to uni can be tough but research shows that first year students are particularly susceptible to pressure and drop out. Here’s ways to avoid that.

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Water supply fixed after taste of the ‘third world’

premium_icon Water supply fixed after taste of the ‘third world’

SKENNARS Head residents look forward to a hot shower after a three-day outage.

Celtics are back for Anzac Cup clash

premium_icon Celtics are back for Anzac Cup clash

DEFENDING premiers South Lismore playing in opening round of Football FNC competition this weekend.

Thrilling action on Richmond River in memory of young sailor

premium_icon Thrilling action on Richmond River in memory of young sailor

COMPETITORS face boating hazards, surging tide and at times a lack of wind as they raced to honour Nick Peate.

Mayors support push to ban developers from councils

premium_icon Mayors support push to ban developers from councils

THE ban has been proposed by NSW Labor, which hopes to introduce a bill to parliament this week to disqualify property developers and real estate agents from civic...

Another prang at dangerous bend prompts action

premium_icon Another prang at dangerous bend prompts action

State and local politicians call for better signage and for road upgrades after another dangerous spill on 'chicken coop corner'.

Why Alstonville’s hard to beat in water polo competition

premium_icon Why Alstonville’s hard to beat in water polo competition

FRONT runners in FNC contest have well-balanced team packed with experienced players.

Award winning chef to dish up cooking tips at Bunnings

premium_icon Award winning chef to dish up cooking tips at Bunnings

FORGET your simple sausage sanger, this award-winning chef is set to create some sizzle at Bunnings and will teach you a thing or two.

Wed 26 Feb 2020

$2.3m housing development expected to go ahead in Bangalow

premium_icon $2.3m housing development expected to go ahead in Bangalow

Council will attempt to negotiate on parking and privacy issues with the DA.

Council update: 'We've fixed the water supply'

Council update: 'We've fixed the water supply'

AN unplanned water outage is still affecting Skennars Head and Lennox Head residents, which council is investigating.

Countdown to get Splendour tickets

premium_icon Countdown to get Splendour tickets

TICKETS to Splendour In the Grass officially go on sale today, and if past experience is anything to go by, they are going to sell out fast. Here's what to do.

Last chance to enter Dogs of Oz competition

Last chance to enter Dogs of Oz competition

Dogs of Oz has been searching far and wide for Australia’s Top Dog and the entries have been coming in fast. Here’s your last chance to enter.

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