A flash of brilliance

FRAMING a storm at sea off Hungry Head beach, Advocate reader Bruce Jaccups from Bellingen perfected his shot, also capturing what he believes is the perseids meteor shower last Wednesday.

This prolific meteor shower is associated with the comet Swift-Tuttle.

The comet's stream of debris is called the Perseid cloud - particles which are ejected by the comet as it travels on its 133-year orbit.

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REVEALED: Rental numbers rise at the start of the year

RENTAL RISE: The number of residential rentals available in Coffs Harbour rose marginally since the end of 2017.

Coffs records marginal rise in number of rentals

Right for a roof over her head

GRATEFUL TENANT: Jessica Garnett has recently moved into a new social housing unit in Coffs Harbour.

Miller's Point sell-off help social housing tenants into new homes

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