Tribal culture exchange

An unusual cultural exchange was happening in Bowraville yesterday when Canadian First Nations educational expert and member of the Ojibwe Tribe, Trina Maher (centre front), spoke with Year 9 and 10 students at Bowraville Central School. Seated to her left is Miimi Mothers chairperson, Karen Ella Bird. Ms Maher is in Australia talking about indigenous educational and employment strategies that have been proving effective in Canada.

Valla search unable to find missing swimmer

An aerial view of Valla Beach.

Hopes of finding swimmer who went missing at Valla Beach are fading.

Son of Ibrahim's bodyguard gunned down in Coffs Harbour

SHOOTING VICTIM: Nemilote 'Nim' Ngata (right) with John Ibrahim. Ngata was shot in Coffs Harbour on February 10, 2018.

The son of Semi Ngata, shot three months ago, was hit by a shotgun

Environment groups walk away from NSW forestry negotiations

LOGGING LOGGERHEAD: Peace between environment groups and the NSW Government is threatened.

Agreements between government and environmentalists threatened

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