Coffs Coast farmers encouraged to have say on rural crimes

Forum hosted on Monday by the Rural Crime Advisory Group.

Director takes on Pratchett

SIT BACK AND RELAX: Let Beckley Vincent and the cast of Wyrd Sisters take you on a journey at Jetty Memorial Theatre.

Pratchett novel the base for upcoming Jetty Theatre production.

Cyclists master the track

Coffs Harbour Cycle Club member with the two medals she won at the NSW Masters track championships.

Coffs Harbour Cycle Club members bring home medals.






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New driving program for the disadvantaged

People enrolled in the program will receive up to 10 free driving lessons with a qualified driving instructor in a practice vehicle with a local driving school.

Coffs Hotel celebrates 80 years

IN THE BAR: Coffs Hotel Crew 1930's style. Ray Alaban, Sunday Faynes, 90-year-old Alby McLean (who worked at the hotel when he was 20), Wally the jester (at rear) and publican Marty Philips welcome all to come celebrate.

The doors first opened at this beloved family-owned local in 1937

Legends on their Hogs for charity

Rugby League legends are set to be in Coffs Harbour on Friday and Bellingen on Saturday as part of the Hogs for the Homeless tour.

Hogs for the Homeless will be in Coffs Harbour and Bellingen.

VIDEO: Minister announces Headspace facility for Grafton

Federal Minister for Health Greg Hunt was in Grafton to announce new mental health services including a Headspace facility for Grafton on Thursday, 23rd February, 2017.

Vital mental health services announced for Clarence Valley

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REVIEW: Under the Gun doco looks at right to bear arms

WOULD you ever carry your baby and a semi-automatic gun to the shops?

Messing with your head

MIND BLOWN: What could be weirder than the realisation that we have another completely separate brain and nervous system than the one originating in our heads?

Fascinating connection between your gut and your brain

Sir Elton John coming to Mackay: What you need to know

Sir Elton will come to Mackay and Cairns in September.

Tickets to the concert go on sale on March 14

MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT: Global superstar to rock Mackay in 2017

A major concert is set to rock Mackay this year.

Mackay, Cairns to host world's biggest superstars Sir Elton John

A taste of the country life without the hard work

HERITAGE PARK: This home on the cover of the Real Estate Property Guide has everything you love about semi-rural living.

Get a taste of the country life without all the hard work

Family law property settlement case study

Ask Manny a legal question.

This week's legal hypothetical with solicitor Manny Wood

Changes to HSC

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Employees to claim super tax deductions?

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Super tax deduction offered to employees in July

Hands-on course starts for apprentice chefs

ETC has started up its Yes Chef program for aspiring apprentices.

Do you know someone interested in a career in the kitchen

Broke by the sea: Coffs leads the way in bankruptcies

BROKE CITY: Coffs Harbour recorded the highest number of business related personal bankruptcies outside of Sydney in the last business quarter.

Coffs records the most regional NSW business related bankruptcies

Sgt Matthew Locke MG match

Bellingen Valley Dorrigo Magpies centre matt Bush takes on the Australian Army Thunder line in the annual Sgt Matthew Locke MG Charity Event. rugby league 25 February 2017 Bellingen Park Photo: Brad Greenshields/Coffs Coast Advocate

The annual Sgt Matthew Locke MG Charity Event at Bellingen Park was again an...

CHDCA cricket

Dorrigo's Dominic Beaumont is clean bowled against Nana Glen by Josh Bartlett. CHDCA cricket 25 February 2017 Coffs Coast Sport and Leisure Park Photo: Brad Greenshields/Coffs Coast Advocate

Coffs Coast Sport and Leisure Park hosted two CHDCA first grade cricket matches.

Golf - Coffs Harbour club champs

The Coffs Harbour Golf Club held the opening round of its club championships today and Daryl Parmenter tees off. 25 February 2017 Photo: Brad Greenshields/Coffs Coast Advocate

The Coffs Harbour Golf Club held the opening round of its club championships.

FFA Cup - Tigers v Storm

The Coffs Coast Tigers hosted the Northern Storm in the opening round of the FFA Cup. soccer 25 February 2017 Polwarth Drive

The Coffs Coast Tigers hosted the Northern Storm in the opening round of the FFA...

Green Day's American Idiot The Musical

Chris Cheney of The Living End stars in the Australian production of Green Days musical American Idiot at Brisbane's QPAC Theatre.

Two of Australia's biggest music legends, Chris Cheney of The Living End and Phil...

Bellingen High School damaged in vandalism attack

Bellingen High School fire

Bellingen High School was forced to close on Friday after vandals broke into the...

Paramedic protection plan announced

Gladys Berejiklian promises $48 million for paramedic protection plan.

Australia Post CEO to quit

Ahmed Fahour.

Ahmed Fahour is stepping down from his $5.6 million-a-year role

Sunday penalty rates slashed

Fair Work Commission agreed to cut Sunday penalty rates.

Check out these food and wine festivals in 2017

Calling all foodies to regional feasts in Queensland and New South Wales

Jade vine gives garden tropical touch

The jade  vine is native to the Philippines but grows well in Australia.

It's worth hunting around for the jade vine and cardinal creeper

Get cracking for brekky with egg recipe

Stovetop breakfast quinoa, salmon and egg tart.

Versatile salmon and quinoa a wonderful way to start day

Sumptuous salad inspired by Ottolenghi

Cauliflower Salad with hazelnuts and pomegranate.

Pair pomegranate with cauliflower for something a little different

Picturesque Basel hosts exhibitions by three famous names

Mittlere bridge over the Rhine River at sunset in Basel, Switzerland.

Pretty city to host wonderful artwork

Seppeltsfield rebirth keeps rich family tradition alive

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Seppeltsfield in the Barossa is Australia's beating wine heart.

Un-American tale makes Lion weakest link in Oscars line-up

PSYCHOLOGY researchers find US films and actors most likely to win accolades at the Oscars.

Can rightful winner Midnight take out golden Gosling in Oscars?

Can Lion pip La La Land at the post in this year's Oscars? Sunny Pawar (pictured) helped bring a powerful film to the big screen.

WILL Aussie film Lion triumph or will popular La La Land prevail?

Living End, Grinspoon stars hit stage for American Idiot

Chris Cheney of The Living End stars in the Australian production of Green Days musical American Idiot at Brisbane's QPAC Theatre.

TAKE a look behind the scenes of Green Day's American Idiot musical

The trick homeowners are using to buy more properties

Chantelle Subritzky leaves her home each week for Airbnb guests.

Queenslanders are going down this path to help pay their mortgages

Stunning home blends South Pacific beauty with Orient style

Immaculate residence with two outdoor living areas

$140k damage: landlord says property trashed, contaminated

He had what he calls "the tenants from hell"

Submarine, buses and 3000 tyres removed in $100K clean up

The list of things removed from this property is beyond astonishing

Award win for local real estate agents

WINNERS: The Nolan Partners team accept the Regional Boutique Agency of the Year at the Australasian Real Estate Results Awards.

Local agents win sales awards

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Business 'blown away' after 140 people apply for one job

A total 140 people applied for a casual receptionist position at Harrup Park.

Jobseekers up against the odds for some positions

No time to respond to job applicants? Google CEO does.

Girl, 7, delighted to get personal response from Google boss

South dominates manufacturing grants applications

State Development Minister Anthony Lynham praised Maryborough's Downer Rail.

Most manufacturing grants applications from southern Queensland

New Rocky mine plans revealed, up to 500 workers needed

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS: A mine that will eventually have the capacity to employ 500 workers is opening in CQ.

BOSS OF yet-to-be-built coal mine will hire CQ workers.

'Please, for god's sake give me a job': An old man's plea

James Lindley has finished his 6th university degree and is now looking for a new project to keep him occupied.

WATCH: 77-year-old opens up about a life with no purpose

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Game changer: Toyota C-HR small SUV road test and review

EDGY: The C-HR has been launched priced from $26,990, Toyota revealing a new style direction for its late but eagerly awaited entry to the crucial small SUV segment.

Toyota smashes the small SUV segment in style

Mercedes-Benz's premium ute hits Australian shores

PREMIUM CHOICE: Mercedes' striking new 4x4 double cab ute, due to go on sale here in 2018, does some Australian off-road testing before hitting our showrooms.

All-new Mercedes 4WD double-cab will go on sale next year

Toyota's new small SUV C-HR arrives priced from $26,990

NEW DIRECTION: 2WD manual version of the all-new C-HR small SUV can be had for $26,990 before on-roads, with an auto version from $28,990

Small SUV a style breakthrough for Toyota

All-new Range Rover Velar SUV confirmed

PHOTO TEASE: New Velar will be the fourth Range Rover SUV in the line-up, slotting in between the Evoque and Sport models and should cost around $75,000.

Fourth Range Rover SUV to be officially shown on March 1

Mazda recalls yet another vehicle...

The Mazda BT-50, sold between October 21, 2011, and December 3, 2012, are being recalled.

The Mazda BT-50 has now been recalled.

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