Entertainment

Dig the launch party for Bioweapon series at Bello Tavern

AS PART of the launch party for the Bioweapon series by the Coffs Coast's newest author JK Bowden, guests will have the chance to see Keogh, Jekks and the Priests of Heka, and Didjital at Diggers Tavern in Bellingen this Saturday from 8pm.

Didjital take the fusion of styles to new levels with their combination of indigenous, electronica and dance.

Proud Aboriginal Australian Shane Nelson leads the band with vocals and didgeridoo and is backed up by classically trained Deb Nelson on keyboards, flute, vocals and percussion.

Meanwhile London's Lane Gray is busy with beats, bass lines, synth and effects, and Paul Hill plies the congas and other percussion, and Suitcase Murphy hits the drums.

The launch party has a $10 entry, but for a smidgen more you can get a copy of the new book in soft or hard cover.



What's on: Coffs Coast and Clarence Valley

CANCER GALA: Paul Mercurio, star of Baz Luhrmann's Australian film Strictly Ballroom, will be the celebrity judge of the 2017 Stars of the Coffs Coast Dance for Cancer gala fundraising night at C.ex Coffs on October 28.

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Dads and sons make cricket a family affair at Sawtell

FAMILY AFFAIR: Fathers and sons dominate this second grade cricket team from Sawtell with two generations of Neals, Baileys, McMillans, Buckles and Horsleys all playing together.

One of Sawtell's second grade teams is full of father and sons.

All systems are go for golf festival

GOLF GALORE: The Coffs Harbour Golf Club is about to embark on its busiest period of the year as it hosts the 67th annual Great Northern Festival of Golf.

67th annual Great Northern Festival of Golf tees off this weekend.

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Bombs away as yarn takes cake

Sawtell Art Gallery's Yarn Bombing Day, an exciting day of art, music and fun celebrating the 70th birthday of Sawtell's Heritage Listed Trees will take place.

Stan Lee reveals the "greatest super hero of all"

Lee and Paris are collaborating with Samsung on a game and have let a little more out of the bag then they should have.

If you could have any super power, what would it be?

Barry Du Bois' heartbreaking cancer revelation

TV personality Barry Du Bois made an emotional announcement on last night’s The Living Room, revealing his new cancer diagnosis. Picture Chris Pavlich

Barry Du Bois spoke about what was in store for him

Luke McGregor on tackling his fears in Rosehaven

Celia Pacquola and Luke McGregor in a scene from season two of Rosehaven.

Comedian's on-screen character has to go home to make it.

It's a Thor thing: Why Ragnarok is something to marvel at

FRIENDS FROM WORK: Avengers Thor and The Hulk face off in Thor: Ragnarok.

It was time to put new life into the character, star says.

Tom Hanks shows his writing skills with new book

Tom Hanks has released a collection of short stories, Uncommon Type: Some Stories.

"It turns out that Tom Hanks is also a wise and hilarious writer"

Tarantino on Harvey Weinstein: ‘I knew enough to do more’

Tarantino says he knew about Harvey Weinstein’s treatment of women