Local beauty inspires artists

THE beauty of Moonee and the contrast of the local urban landscape inspired 15 of Australia's most prominent artists and painters to create new works.

Music festival to break down the stigma

YOUTH EVENT: Sydney metalcore band Polaris will headline Break Down The Stigma in the city square on October 7.

A FREE, all ages and drugs/alcohol-free music festival

'Hooping' for a better world to live in

HOOPED IN: Tiahna Goldbird, AKA Tiahna Goldbird, will lead the world with her World Hoop Day choreography.

Coffs Coast hula hoop enthusiast leads the world through dance moves

Twin bunch bumper for banana growers

LUCKY BUNCHES: Anthony, Adrian and Dominic Canale show off their fruitful banana tree which produced two bunches at once.

Unusual twin banana bunch brightens farmer's season

Toormina man charged with alleged drugs, firearm offences

A man and woman were arrested following a police chase last night at Blacksoil.

POLICE allegedly seized a firearm, ammunition and drugs

Crime watch on the Coffs Coast

Coffs Harbour police station sign NSW.  26 April  2016.

This week's Crime Watch column

Coffs Harbour a global party capital

FUN SPOT: Coffs Harbour has been named among some of the world’s biggest cities for hosting great festivals and events.

WHAT does Coffs Harbour have in common with Dubai and Philadelphia?

Coffs Harbour a global party capital

PARTY: Coffs Harbour has been named among some of the world's biggest cities for hosting great festivals and events.

WHAT does Coffs Harbour have in common with Dubai, Krakow and Philad

Construction job losses as new industry to rule in Gladstone

A NEW industry will offset job losses in the construction sector.

Helping to avert a suicide

"The human connection will be key"

Technology aims to connect people with mental health professionals

YOUR SAY: MasterChef Australia serves up mediocre judges

Masterchef judge George Calombaris

George Calombaris 'well-noted for his bad table manners'

The most Colourful Vietnam Markets | Bac Ha Market!

Jolene Ejmont at the Most Colourful Markets in Vietnam, the famous Bac Ha Market!

The most Colourful Vietnam Markets | Bac Ha Market!

You can support diversity without misgivings

You can support diversity without misgivings

You can support diversity without misgivings

5 unique things to do in Kampot and Kep, Cambodia

The salt fields of Kampot.

"We had an awesome time exploring the countryside of both towns."

Paris Motor Show 2016

Renault Trezor Concept

Some of the highlights of the giant 2016 Paris Motor Show in France

NSW Open Regional Qualifier

Lindsay Ross is competing in the NSW OPEN Regional Golf Qualifier at the Grafton Golf course on Sunday, 25th September, 2016. Photo Debrah Novak / The Daily Examiner

All the action from the NSW Open Golf Championships regional qualifying event held...

Chevrolet Equinox

2018 Chevrolet Equinox SUV has been revealed, with Holden saying it will be sold in Australia in 2017 as part of its SUV line-up.Photo: Contributed

Holden's new mid-sIZe SUV for 2017 will be based on the 2018 Chevrolet Equinox SUV...

Samsung Family Hub

Jeremy Senior, Head of Home Appliances at Samsung Electronics Australia at the launch of the Samsung Family Hub fridge

Photos from the launch of the Samsung Family Hub fridge

Rosetta Probe to Crash into Comet

Probe will crash into comet after 2 years of collecting data.

The European Space Agency will end its comet tracking mission by crashing probe...

Train Crash Causes Commuter Chaos

Train smashed into platform, bringing down part of the roof.

Witnesses say train did not slow down as it approached station.

Former MP Caught in Firefight

Former MP was visiting a friend when he got too close to the action.

Wyatt Roy has been caught in crossfire near the Syria and Iraq border.