Community News

Mon 17 Jun 2019

Driver carjacked and robbed at gunpoint in Kingscliff

Driver carjacked and robbed at gunpoint in Kingscliff

The incident occurred about 9pm last night.

Sun 16 Jun 2019

'The search is ongoing' for missing teen

premium_icon 'The search is ongoing' for missing teen

Community action: Theo's GOFUNDME campaign has reach €37,840

Sat 15 Jun 2019

'I have knuckledusters in my wallet'

premium_icon 'I have knuckledusters in my wallet'

Police urge parents to confiscate and destroy weapons found on their kids

Fri 14 Jun 2019

New hospital given green light

premium_icon New hospital given green light

The project has received a major approval.

Thu 13 Jun 2019

Police search near creek for missing backpacker

Police search near creek for missing backpacker

A SNIFFER dog will also be called in as police use all available resources in the search for Belgian teen Theo Hayez.

Wed 12 Jun 2019

Police use drone to search for missing backpacker

Police use drone to search for missing backpacker

BELGIAN teen Theo Hayez has been missing since May 31 from Byron Bay.

Mon 10 Jun 2019

Statistics reveal serious problem for Valley

premium_icon Statistics reveal serious problem for Valley

In the past decade, there has been a 930 per cent increase

Mon 3 Jun 2019

This sexually transmitted disease is on the rise

premium_icon This sexually transmitted disease is on the rise

This sexually transmitted disease is on the rise in Northern NSW, recent figures show with young people ignoring messages about safe sex.

Fri 31 May 2019

Are drones a good idea to keep tabs on sharks?

premium_icon Are drones a good idea to keep tabs on sharks?

SHARE your thoughts on drones being used for shark surveillance.

Sun 26 May 2019

Strong calibre of talent for local indigenous art awards

premium_icon Strong calibre of talent for local indigenous art awards

'She's so finely captured the emu feathers, the subtlety of the white ochre on her face, and that you get lost in those powerful young eyes.'

Thu 23 May 2019

YOUR STORY: The words and violence that nearly destroyed me

YOUR STORY: The words and violence that nearly destroyed me

''Kill it with fire! Kill it with fire before it lays eggs!,'' they shouted from a distance.

Tue 21 May 2019

Bowraville Theatre Hosts the Park Beach Plaza 55+ Club

Bowraville Theatre Hosts the Park Beach Plaza 55+ Club

The historic Bowraville Theatre played host to a group of enthusiastic visitors from the Park Beach Plaza Club 55+ on Friday, 10th May 2019.

Mon 20 May 2019

Business empowering women with confidence in the workshop

premium_icon Business empowering women with confidence in the workshop

POWER tools and pallets, business teaches women to become more 'handy' for a good cause.

Fri 17 May 2019

Dire situation: 'We'd only have 170 days of water left'

premium_icon Dire situation: 'We'd only have 170 days of water left'

THE whole North Coast is still drought affected, with a large portion still in intense drought according to the DPI Combined Drought Indicator.

Thu 16 May 2019

EXCLUSIVE: What's so special about Byron Bay?

premium_icon EXCLUSIVE: What's so special about Byron Bay?

NEW tourism statistics reveal why Byron is so busy - where tourists are coming from and what they want from the region.

Tue 14 May 2019

Jacaranda invites written for NZ PM, mayor, Muslim imam

premium_icon Jacaranda invites written for NZ PM, mayor, Muslim imam

'There's people who will support it and people who won’t, but that’s what striving for inclusiveness is all about.'

Sun 12 May 2019

72 photos from the Byron Bay Triathlon

premium_icon 72 photos from the Byron Bay Triathlon

PHOTO GALLERY: The 24th Byron Bay Triathlon tested more than 1000 competitors to swim, ride and run a course from Main Beach to Suffolk Park and back.

Tue 7 May 2019

Road was open before family's car plunged into murky river

premium_icon Road was open before family's car plunged into murky river

THE moments leading up to the tragic deaths of a mother and her two children who crashed into the Tweed River will be examined by the coroner.

Mon 6 May 2019

Heartbroken family say 'thank you' for love and support

Heartbroken family say 'thank you' for love and support

"IT'S one day at a time and one foot in front of the other at the moment, and I just want to thank everyone.”

Thu 2 May 2019

Our election poll results are in ... you might be surprised

premium_icon Our election poll results are in ... you might be surprised

MORE than 1000 people voted, and our results reveal a landslide victory.

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