Coffs Coast protests against Australia’s off-shore detention centres

PROTESTERS gathered at the Coffs Harbour Jetty this morning to rally against the deportation of almost 270 asylum seekers back to Nauru.

Date doubts on council election

ON HOLD: Coffs Harbour Mayor Denise Knight (centre) is one of three local mayors who say local elections could be delayed until next year due council amalgamations across the state.

Date doubts on council election

Lifeline thanks local ‘angels’

MEET AND GREET: Lifeline CEO Pete Shmigel (far left) with Coffs Harbour volunteers (standing) Alistair, Madeline, Dave, (seated) Sharna, Lauren and Marie.

Lifeline thanks local 'angels'

Bellingen plan adopted

GROWTH: The Bellingen Main St redesign is one of five priority areas cited in Bellingen Shire Council’s newly adopted Economic Development and Tourism Plan.

Bellingen plan adopted

Body found at Hills Beach

BODY FOUND: The body of an elderly man was found at Hills Beach this afternoon.

Body of an elderly man found on the beach at Korora

Crime Watch on the Coffs Coast

Coffs/Clarence Local Area Command Crime Manager, Detective Inspector Darren Jameson.

Eye on crime on the Coffs Coast

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YOUR STORY: Thanks for my whooping cough nightmare

AMA Queensland president Dr Gino Pecoraro gets his whooping cough booster from Dr Peter Fenner in Mackay yesterday.

Whooping Cough Boosters Needed after Age 50

Boronia St cottage sets price record

Domain Boronia St, Sawtell. Photo: Trevor Veale/Coffs Coast Advocate

A Sawtell home in Boronia St sold under the hammer for a Sawtell and 2452 postcode...

Sydney Swans training in Coffs

Sydney swans training at C-ex stadium. 03 Februray 2016 Photo: Trevor Veale / The Coffs Coast Advocate

The Sydney Swans began their pre-season training camp in Coffs Harbour with a solid...

2016 Mercedes-AMG A45

2016 Mercedes-AMG A45

The fastest hot hatch money can buy: the 2016 Mercedes-AMG A45 which hits 100kmh in...

I AM Summer Coffs Coast finalists

Elizabeth McGinnes' Coffs Jetty Carnival 2016.

The six finalists in the Coffs Coast Advocate's I AM Summer photography...

Citizenship awards ceremony Coffs Harbour

Australisa day citizenship and awards ceremony at Coffs Harbour Botanic gardens. we care representative Debra Ryan. 26 January 2016 Photo Trevor Veale/Coffs Coast Advocate

Coffs Harbour Australia day Citizenship and Awards Ceremony at regional botanic...

Australia day fun run

Australia day fun at Coffs Harbour Surf club.Winner of 10 k run Richard Pearson in a time of 34.48 mins.26 January 2016 Photo Trevor Veale/Coffs Coast Advocate

Australia day fun run at Coffs harbour 's Park Beach.

Top ten recent Australian Guinness world records

NUMBER 10: The tallest inflatable slide is 12.90 m high and was achieved by The Beachouse (Australia) as measured at the Brian Nadilo Reserve in Glenelg, Australia, on 27 November 2015.

There's nobody like an Aussie to throw down and show the rest of the world what...