Funding boost to get providers NDIS ready

Disabled Coffs Harbour resident Mark Collis says facilities in the CBD are inadequate.

Funding boost to get providers NDIS ready

Coffs second worst drink-drivers in NSW

Snr Constable Scott English Senior constable Jeff Rainbow from Grafton Highway patrol perform random breath testing on Armidale Road.Photo Adam Hourigan / The Daily Examiner

Coffs second worst drink-drivers in NSW

Surf fest to make a splash in Coffs

Emerald Beach surfer Paul Scholten enjoyed surfing on his home break during the opening round of the Open Longboard division of the bcu Australian Surf Festival. Photo: Ethan Smith / Surfing NSW

Surf fest to make a splash in Coffs






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Tenth bike ride takes a twist

INCLUSIVE: BACA riders CJ and Peter are looking at opening the 100 Mile Ride up to local motorcyclists again next year.

Tenth bike ride takes a twist

Remembering a special man

The late Bishop John Satterthwaite. Many Clarence residents would remember the Bishop through his work with the church and St Joseph's Children's Homes.

DAVID Abrahams said he first met John Satterthwaite in 1971.

Pair paddles 60km to highlight depression

DETERMINED: Will Brighton and Todd Ives in Yamba during their 60km paddle from Woody Head to Wooli.

Will Brighton and Todd Ives share rewarding experience on the water

The McClymonts heading for home for 10 Years of Hits tour

THE McCLYMONTS: Mollie, Sam and Brooke are coming home to play at the Saraton Theatre in August.

WATCH: The McClymonts popped into the DEX to play a homegrown hit

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Brand Insights

Pokémon Go makes Ingress into Clarence Valley

DAN Optland submitted locations in the Clarence Valley for Ingress. The same locations are now being used as Pokéstops and gyms in Pokémon Go.

Dr Karl, Barnaby Joyce and 'how to unf*** the planet'

Dr Karl will be at Splendour in the Grass 2016.

Controversy and laughs at Splendour in the Grass panels and forums

Time to check out the 4WD caravan, camping and marine show

Plenty of outdoor living equipment to be seen at this year’s 4WD, Caravan, Camping and Marine Show

Biggest regional outdoor leisure show rolling up

Caitlyn Shadbolt, Sara Storer join Gympie Muster bill

Caitlyn Shadbolt performs at CMC Rocks in March 2016.

AWARD-winning singers star in third line-up announcement.

Social responsibility is smart business

GIVING BACK: Providing scholarships is one example of corporate social responsibility.

Social responsibility is smart business

ETC a finalist in training awards

Nyungga Black Group's (NBG) Shaun Hart, Enterprise and Training Company's (ETC) Nicole Bradley, Jennie Rosser, Jenny Barnett, Katelyn Jarrett and NBG's Matt Donovan launch ETC's Reconciliation Action Plan.

19 DECEMBER 2015

Photo Gemima Harvey/Coffs Coast Advocate

ETC a finalist in training awards

Business ethics for profitability

FAIR TRADING: Cafes often choose Fair Trade coffee beans to show a business is environmentally friendly, which can generate customer loyalty.

Business ethics for profitability

Pizza chain goes into voluntary administration

Eagle Boys pizza store

Mackay Eagle Boys will continue to feed the Mackay community

Innovators step up to challenge

Digital Innovation Challenge 2016 winner Match My Ride.

Innovators step up to the challenge

Celebrating our businesses

Coffs Harbour Chamber of Commerce Business Awards 2015

Celebrating our businesses

Fire at Biomass

A blaze breaks out at Coffs Harbour's Biomass Solutions Facility

Witnesses capture shots of the fire at Coffs Harbour's Biomass Solutions...

Fire at Coffs Coast tip

Emergency crews respond to a fire at the Biomass Solutions Facility at the Coffs Coast Resource Recovery Park.

Emergency crews respond to a fire at the Biomass Solutions Facility at the Coffs...

Day 2 Splendour in the Grass

The Cure performed at Spelndour in theGrass 2016 at the main stage.  Photo Marc Stapelberg / The Northern Star

Splendour in the Grass day 2 had the biggest acts of the weekends and as a result...

Comets vs Rebels

Coffs Harbour Comets vs South Grafton Rebels at Geoff King Motors Oval, July 23 2016.

Coffs Harbour Comets vs South Grafton Rebels at Geoff King Motors Oval, July 23...

Splendour in the Grass 2016

The Strokes perform at Splendour in the Grass 2016. Photo Marc Stapelberg / The Northern Star

Day 1 of Spendour in the Grass 2016 saw the Mayor of Spendour, sunny skies and lots...

AFL North Coast cross conference preview

Sawtell/Toormina Saints vs Coffs Breakers at Richardson Park on Saturday May 28, 2016.

The final cross conference round of the season is upon us and Paul Taylor and Matt...

Baby Whale plays with Mum

Baby whale breaches off coast.

A Humpback Calf breaches in water off Tangalooma Resort.

Hillary Clinton's Fight Song

Stars sing in support of first female Presidential candidate.

Elizabeth Banks, Aisha, Sia and others sing in support of Hillary Clinton.

Migaloo heads north with own 'bodyguard'

Migaloo is generating a little too much excitement, it seems.

White superstar of the water will be escorted to Great Barrier Reef

Health agency warns of possible carcinogens in tattoo ink

Red ink has been linked to dermatitis

CQUniversity reveals major expansion plans

CQUniversity Vice-Chancellor Professor Hilary Winchester

CQUniversity has found another place to call home and this time it's

Road test review: Volkswagen Amarok Highline

The VW Amarok.

We road test the VW Amarok Highline dual cab ute.

Musical healer on a mission to help children in Nepal

HEALING: Shanti Rahal is heading off to Nepal to play music with the students.

Ms Rahal is meeting up with a small group of travellers

Rob Kardashian 'neglected' by Blac Chyna

Friends say they are now 'back in love'

Isla Fisher: I don't like talking about my private life

Isla Fisher shut down TV hosts when they asked about her husband

Mariah Carey: I 'can't believe' Prince has gone

'Prince was one of the best people I've met'

Joe Jonas' 'tough' pals

Joe Jonas' pals are 'tough' with his potential partners

The Bachelor wash up: bacon, plank offs and that white rose

Richie Strahan, second from left, with bachelorettes Eliza, Faith, Noni and Janey in a scene from episode one of the fourth season of The Bachelor.

RICHIE Strahan meets some beautiful, and colourful, bachelorettes.

You can own this Queensland town for just $1

Yelarbon

Unprecedented auction of town's business centre with no reserve

Work starts on $15M Caloundra apartment building

Turning the first sod at the Aqua View Apartments site in Kings Beach are (from left) husband-and-wife developers Alex Yuan and Stella Sun with construction company Tomkins director Mike Tomkins and Councillor Tim Dwyer.

Developers excited about addition to Kings Beach skyline

Plans revealed for 1500-lot 'master-planned community'

Precinct will be bounded by Boundary St and Shoesmith Rd

Ecco Ripley sales run sparks prime release

MOVING IN: Sekisui House has announced the release of more residential blocks at Ecco Ripley.

Sekisui House is preparing to unveil more land at Ecco Ripley

A home rich in history looking for a new owner

HISTORY: The circa 1920s home is being sold for the first time in 90 years.

Circa 1920s home being sold for the first time in 90 years

The fact your boss should know about you but doesn't...

A study has established something interesting about Aussie workers

Could this be the best job in the world?

St Bees Island managing director Phil Webb.

THE only rule: don't stand too long under coconut trees.

Woolworths job cuts: The man behind the 'rebuild'

THE man driving major changes at Woolworth, Brad Banducci, has a huge job ahead of him.

Brad Banducci has big job ahead of him after $1 billion loss

Boss tells worker: Show me proof grandma died

"Show me proof grandma died."

Eight top tips for starting a new job

Financial Planning - Couple getting consulted

“Be smart and be professional until you know the culture.”

Taking a job opportunity can lead to a major move

HOME SWEET HOME: Matthew Evans and partner Yvette Espinoza-Araya with their daughter Amelia and pet dog Lucky have been warmly welcomed into Gracemere after moving from Melbourne to their new home.

Matthew said the family were settling in nicely

2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class luxury comes automated

The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class is packed with impressive technology.

Volkswagen Golf GTI 40 Years comes with fireworks

Volkswagen has launched the 2016 Golf GTI 40 Years model Down Under.

The Volkswagen Golf GTI 40 Years is shaping as a modern classic.

Road test review Subaru Liberty 3.6 R

SPOT THE DIFFERENCE: While the look of the vehicle hasn’t changed, the Subaru Liberty 3.6 R offers improved suspension and safety features to entice buyers.

We test drive the Subaru Libert 3.6 R.

Smooth sailing in 2017 Holden Colorado

Holden has revealed the new Colorado ahead of the September arrival.

2016 Suzuki Vitara four-wheel drive road test review

The Suzuki Vitara is available with three different powerplants.

The Suzuki Vitara range put to the test in Far North Queensland.

Hyundai Veloster Street Turbo Special Edition launched

STREET APPEAL: Hyundai has released the Veloster Street Turbo Special Edition.

Hyundai has released the Veloster Street Turbo Special Edition.