Support for new surf live saving club barrels in

NEW SITE: A development application for the Woolgoolga Surf Life Saving Club to be built nearer Carrington St, by the old Marine Rescue building, was approved at Thursday's Coffs Harbour City Council meeting.

Development application for a new surf life saving club gets tick

Is there a doctor in the valley?

COUNTRY LIFE: Beautiful vistas, fresh air and great community spirit, all that's missing is a GP.

Ulong community in search of 'County Practice'

Coffs' CitySmarts safeguard communities through CCTV

SECURITY SOLUTION: The security cameras that have been installed in the main street of Inverell.

From the GM's desk with Steve McGrath

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Do you love browsing Pinterest? Adore the styling of Fixer Upper's Joanna Gaines? This new local home wares store will be right up your decorating alley.

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Pulse is rising for Jesse on organ donation list

At the age of 18 Jesse Vincent should be in his prime, but he is instead staring at the end of his life unless he receives a heart transplant.

Join a community club

FUN AND FIT: Keep fit during winter at one of the many community sporting groups.

Get involved in your community through a host of great groups

Resident fights to change the fate of obsolete visitor centre

FATE DECIDER: Bellingen Shire Councillors will vote on the future of the Urunga Visitor Centre's future at tomorrow's council meeting.

Residents want to move "obsolete” visitor information centre

Glenreagh will turn into timber town

WOOD'S GOOD: Chris Hanson, president of the Glenreagh Timber Festival is getting ready another big day this Saturday.

More than 3000 expected for annual family day

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Challenge for cyclists of all levels and ages

A CALL has been put out to all cycling professionals, enthusiasts and eager bike-goers to grab their helmets for another fun C.ex McDonald's Cycle Challenge.

New developments announced for Curryfest

TASTE TREATS: New developments for Curryfest 2017.

Fresh ideas and developments show no sign of slowing down.

Why crowds are loving Happy Kanye at Splendour

Danger Dave and Melissah Marie with the artwork Happy Kanye at Splendour in the Festival 2017.

By Barcelona-based artistic collective Hungry Castle

Amber Heard, Elon Musk among Splendour celebs

Bernard Fanning plays the main stage at Splendour in the Grass 2017 on day 2.

DAY TWO of Splendour in the Grass was the day of celebrities.

ACCC sues Ford over automatic gearbox customer failures

The 2015 Ford Focus Hatch Sport.

The ACCC has launched court action against Ford.

Cooling off periods and gazumping

COOLING OFF: Use those five days wisely to secure your dream property.

Property buyers have ways to avoid being gazumped

Investing for income

MAX PRICE: Don't let poor investments bite into your income options.

Improve your investment income through sound advice

10 reasons the NDIS is right way to go

SUPPORT: NDIS focuses on early intervention and delivering support  which produces the best long-term outcome .

A quick look at the advantages of NDIS

Victims need protection

Draft laws to protect victims of violence from cross-examination

Millennials, Gen Y are hard at it

Study finds Gen Y are prepared to put in the hard yards

Family rocked by Coffs CBD crash after funeral

Three people and a child were hospitalised after a head-on in the Coffs Harbour CBD last night.

Three people and a child were hospitalised after a head-on in the Coffs Harbour CBD...

NCF - Tigers v Lions

Nick Mallett scores a great goal for the Coffs United Lions past the desperate dive of Coffs Coast Tigers goalkeeper Jake Tarrant. soccer North Coast Football 23 July 2017 Polwarth Drive

Coffs Coast Tigers opened the scoring at Polwarth Drive but the Coffs United Lions...

MNC Rugby - Snappers v Marlins

SCU Marlins scrum half Brendon Bright hangs on with all of his might while tackling Coffs Snappers lock Joe de Dassel. MNC Rugby union Rugby Park 22 July 2017

The Coffs Snappers held on for a thrilling 24-21 local derby win against the SCU...

Group 2 - Comets v Axemen

Nathan Curry on the attack for the Coffs Harbour Comets against the Orara Valley Axemen. Group 2 rugby league 22 July 2017 Geoff King Motors Park

The Coffs Harbour Comets retained the Ken Orr Memorial Shield after beating the...

AFL - Breakers v Tigers

Royce Close tries to drive through some heavy traffic for the Coffs Breakers against the Grafton Tigers. AFL North Coast 22 July 2017 Coffs Coast Sport & Leisure Park

The Coffs Breakers maintained their hold on top spot on the AFL North Coast ladder...

Buckley Shield RL game

Toormina High defeat Cessnock high in their Buckley Shield match at Rex Hardaker Oval.. 21 July 2017

Toormina High defeats Cessnock's River View High in Buckley Shield rugby league...

Homeless 'Mr Lonely' allegedly murdered by two brothers

Brothers Jackson (left) and Ray Travers were arrested yesterday over the alleged murder of Maroubra ’s ‘Mr Lonely’ Peter Hofmann.

Two brothers will face court today charged with the killing of a 68-year-old...

Princess Diana meets bushfire survivor

The beloved ‘people’s princess’ remains a subject of fascination.

“She asked if she could hold my hands or if it would hurt too much.”

Choose your ride

NSW Highway patrol Coffs Harbour snr constable Mark Whittaker and Srg Jarrod lagan. 26 July 2017

Coffs Harbour Drink driving figures prompt police action

Kitty in a spin after trapped in high-speed washing cycle

A KITTEN has somehow survived a full-cycle in its family's washing machine.

Emotional trekker doing it for dad

Kaitlyn Pobar is geared up to walk the Kokoda Track to raise funds for police mental illness.

Team's Kokoda trip to raise funds for police mental health

Overweight mum now smaller than what she was at school

Maryborough's Zoe Molloy, pictured with her husband Peter and children Ethan and Evelyn, has made healthy choices losing half her weight through the Healthy Mummy program on Facebook.

Zoe's the smallest she has been since childhood.

Diving into cancer recovery with hyperbaric

SO SUCCESSFUL: Fran Levy has found the benefit of "dives'.

Patient left painfully scarred by "rare and aggressive cancer".

Rude shock coming for pool owners

Cost of keeping your pool might be up to $2000 a year

Hearty food for cold nights

Boneless lamb shoulder roast with crushed kipflers.

RECIPES: Two tasty lamb dishes to try this winter

Drive from Gold Coast to Cairns for free on electric power

The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV plug in hybrid.

Electric drivers can fill up for free in early phases of $3m project

Jonathan LaPaglia takes you inside Australian Survivor s2

Strategy plays key role as castaways seek to make savvy moves and alliances.

Bachelor Recap: Matty’s stunning public rejection


Last night we saw humiliation at its best

NZ anchor drops F-bomb live on air

Veteran news anchor Eric Young has been caught uttering an expletive.

Veteran NZ newsreader swears on live television

The Block's family home rescue mission

Scott Cam hosts the TV series The Block.

Reno show's new concept proves its biggest challenge to date.

How one man made more than $20m in a land deal

Varsity Lakes

Sale, with GST added, shows as a $26.4 million transaction

Holiday home crackdown

HOLIDAY: Short-term holiday letting is being scrutinised by the state government.

A holiday life-saver for some, neighbourhood headache for others

Tenant: Let me rent, I'll fix your property and pay for it

Noosaville tenant Tony Conyers thought his tenancy was guaranteed until 2035, so he spent his own money on the property. Now he's been told he may not be able to stay for even one more year.

Renter spent $30k on maintaining, improving property over 17 years

TENANTS FROM HELL: See the mess left by evicted couple

DISGUSTING: Mess left by evicted tenants. Owner of the Mongogarie property Christine Beatty has been left at least $5000 out of pocket.

Couple were 'living large' while not paying their rent

How every job in Australia is going to change

The future of work: how your job will change by 2030

Drunk face tattoo holding Mark back

Mark Cropp says his face tattoo is holding him back from getting a job. Picture: NZ Herald

Mark Cropp wants to get off dole, get a job and put food on table

Thousands of positions available on Adani jobs portal

Adani Australia regional content manager Ben Hughes speaks at the Regional Growth Seminar in Mackay on Thursday.

Thousands of jobs available on Adani portal

How it took 2000 applications to get a job on Sunshine Coast

TOUGH GIG: It took Matt Collins 2000 job applications before he found a job.

Valuable tips for those feeling lost in the job search.

Regional jobs program to be expanded in budget

Support for regional jobs will feature in Tuesday's Queensland budget.

Regional jobs program to be expanded

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App can detect pedestrians and cyclist on collision course

Verita Stewart, semi-professional cyclist demonstrates V2P (Vehicle to pedestrian/cyclist) technology. Picture: Kelly Barnes/The Australian.

Driver app can detect pedestrians and cyclist on collision course

Mazda reveals seven-seat CX-8 SUV

The new Mazda CX-8 has been revealed.

The wraps have come off the Mazda CX-8.

2018 Audi A8 is step closer to self-driving capability

The 2017 Audi A8.

The new Audi A8 arrives in Australia in 12 months.

Holden vehicles recalled due to fire risk

The MY12 VE Holden LPG Sportwagon Berlina.

Vehicles are being recalled due to potential fuel hose leaks or fire

Best 4WD under $60K: Change of pace from Ford Falcon

Alan Boyd tests the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport GLX.

New car buyer looking for a 4WD with towing capacity.

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