August 2018

Published a story 20th Aug 2018 10:57 AM

"I NEED campdrafting every so often. It gets in your blood like anything you get passionate about.”

PHOTOS: Competition kicks up dust at Casino's campdraft

"I NEED campdrafting every so often. It gets in your blood like anything you get passionate about.”

Published a story 19th Aug 2018 4:22 PM

FOURTEEN teams from Port Macquarie to north of the border converge on Ballina for major event

PHOTOS: Dragon boats take over Ballina

FOURTEEN teams from Port Macquarie to north of the border converge on Ballina for major event

Published a story 19th Aug 2018 3:47 PM

HUNDREDS flocked to the centre of Lismore on Saturday to enjoy the town's own petri dish of creative exploration.

Art meets science at Lismore Quad

HUNDREDS flocked to the centre of Lismore on Saturday to enjoy the town's own petri dish of creative exploration.

Published a story 19th Aug 2018 8:28 AM

A FIRE crew was inside the RFS truck overcome by fire at Tabulam yesterday with a chief firefighter praising their calm response.

"Someone could have been injured or killed"

A FIRE crew was inside the RFS truck overcome by fire at Tabulam yesterday with a chief firefighter praising their calm response.

Published a story 19th Aug 2018 8:14 AM

"THESE boaters found themselves in a terrible situation, thrown into the water in the dark.”

Lucky timing helps save men's lives after boat capsizes

"THESE boaters found themselves in a terrible situation, thrown into the water in the dark.”

Published a story 18th Aug 2018 5:23 PM

A 2000ha bushfire at Ellangowan is still being controlled, with residents asked to follow the advice of firefighters on the ground.

UPDATE: Fire conditions ease after 'huge response'

A 2000ha bushfire at Ellangowan is still being controlled, with residents asked to follow the advice of firefighters on the ground.

Published a story 18th Aug 2018 4:02 PM

"Bad smash": Heavy traffic conditions on Pacific Mwy.

Highway traffic heavy after car, trailer rolled over

"Bad smash": Heavy traffic conditions on Pacific Mwy.

Published a story 17th Aug 2018 6:10 PM

THE hero mates of a young Ballina surfer will today receive bravery medals after rescuing him from a shark attack at Lighthouse Beach in 2016.

Brave teens swam towards shark attack

THE hero mates of a young Ballina surfer will today receive bravery medals after rescuing him from a shark attack at Lighthouse Beach in 2016.

Published a story 16th Aug 2018 5:53 PM

SOME experts say the record-breaking heat and bushfires in California are a harbinger of what Australia can expect in the coming years.

Abnormally warm weather until until 2022

SOME experts say the record-breaking heat and bushfires in California are a harbinger of what Australia can expect in the coming years.

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