Father of Tweed club farewelled in touching service

The 'father' of Tweed Heads Seagulls Rugby League Club, Colin Hayes, was farewelled on Thursday.

Col Hayes remembered in tributes.

Surfer's shark tale: 'That's when it's come straight at me'

Pictured at Kingscliff this morning Rodney Clark has survived a Great White encounter.

"I lost sight of my son because a wave hit him"






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Our oldest man dies at 104-years-of-age

103 year old Terry Potts with family regan Baines and 4 1/2 month old Marley Baines.
Photo: John Gass / Tweed Daily News

Terry Potts died on June 24.

Mary, 76, sleeping in her car

Homeless Tweed Heads woman, Mary, despairs for her future.

More tales from the frontline of our affordable housing crisis.

Crossing world to honour fallen

Michael Lee with one of the 7000 crosses which will be erected in a new memorial park as part of the activities marking the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Pozieres.

Kingscliff man to play key role in Battle of Pozieres centenary

Happy birthday Rebecca – mermaid returns to health

Rebecca Craven in a modelling pose, prior to falling ill.

It was a birthday she didn’t always expect to see.

Party in the park ends NAIDOC Week

FAMILY AFFAIR: Young and old marched to Jack Evans Boat Harbour to enjoy the corroboree concluding NAIDOC Week on the Tweed on Friday.

March and corroboree conclude NAIDOC Week

Steep mountain to climb for kids

Kingscliff Mini School are rasing by stageing a bike ride to Mt Warning ; Bike rider Greg Blacklock with support staff muster at the School for a media call.

Epic fundraiser for a school with a waiting list of 200 kids.

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Pokémon Go makes Ingress into Clarence Valley

DAN Optland submitted locations in the Clarence Valley for Ingress. The same locations are now being used as Pokéstops and gyms in Pokémon Go.

Dr Karl, Barnaby Joyce and 'how to unf*** the planet'

Dr Karl will be at Splendour in the Grass 2016.

Controversy and laughs at Splendour in the Grass panels and forums

Gig guide: celebrate the end of the election with live music

BLUES: Gavin Doniger and his Mescalito Blues Duo will play Cabarita Beach Sports Club on Saturday  .

Gig guide: What's on around the Tweed this weekend, June 30 - July 4

Gig guide: Live music on the Tweed this weekend

MUST SEE: Mary Poppins is currently screening at the Gold Coast Arts Centre.

Gig guide: What's on around the Tweed

Pizza chain goes into voluntary administration

Eagle Boys pizza store

Mackay Eagle Boys will continue to feed the Mackay community

PROPERTY: Where house prices are going up by 7%

Where will house prices go between now and 2016?

Pottsville eatery corners the market

Ellie Penrose and Sally Ralph from Corner Shop Espresso Bar at Coronation Ave, Pottsville.

Local business spotlight.

Tweed house up for grabs

Mark Stapleton, Sharon Styman and Peter Ross from Invest Rent Property Management are offering the chance of a lifetime to one of their members.

Pot of gold for property investors.

Day 2 Splendour in the Grass

The Cure performed at Spelndour in theGrass 2016 at the main stage.  Photo Marc Stapelberg / The Northern Star

Splendour in the Grass day 2 had the biggest acts of the weekends and as a result...

Splendour in the Grass 2016

The Strokes perform at Splendour in the Grass 2016. Photo Marc Stapelberg / The Northern Star

Day 1 of Spendour in the Grass 2016 saw the Mayor of Spendour, sunny skies and lots...

Splendour in the Grass 2016

The Strokes perform at Splendour in the Grass 2016. Photo Marc Stapelberg / The Northern Star

Day 1 of Spendour in the Grass 2016 saw the Mayor of Spendour, sunny skies and lots...

Daniel Morcombe film: plea for support

Bruce and Denise put the call out for money to support a film about the search for Daniel Morecombe

Bruce and Denise Morcombe need your help to gt a film about the search for Daniel...

Turnbull denies Rudd

Prime Minister denies UN job for Rudd.

Prime Minister will not nominate Kevin Rudd for UN position.

Hilarious dance moves while Mum drives on.

Hilarious moves while Mum concentrates on the road.

YouTube sensation loves his music.

It's time to bring pork back from its fat-induced exile

Brining meat adds salt so you don't need to add more at the table.

The secret to tender, juicy pork every time

Artist's brush with fate

It's written and expertly paced to keep readers turning the pages

The tough road of learning to drive

Greg Bray, columnist for the Gladstone Observer. Photo Brenda Strong/The Observer

Why do automatic cars cost more when manuals are harder to get?

GREEN THUMB: Peaceful floral display

Tibouchina Peace Baby.

Peace Baby may offer year-round blooms in warmer climes

Australia's best Bachelor yet

The Bachelor Richie Strahan with host Osher Gunsberg.

Do we currently have the best on our hands?

Gif shows how the camera really can make you put on "10 lbs"

The camera really can put weight onto you

#SaveMarinaJoyce: How ISIS theory took over youtube channel

One young Youtuber accidentally gave rise to a conspiracy theory

Talking whiskey with Jack Daniel’s master distiller

It all comes down to the distillery

SIXTY MILES AHEAD sign with Eclipse Records, prepare new album 'Insanity'

Sixty Miles Ahead sign with Eclipse. Photo Contributed

Sixty Miles Ahead to release new album on Eclipse

Thy Art Is Murder are killing it

See Thy Art is Murder on their killer tour happening right now. Photo Contributed

We talk with Thy Art is Murder about touring, babies, and new music

Date announced for Prince tribute concert

A Prince tribute concert will take place later this year

Matt Damon is taking a break from acting

Matt Damon is taking a break to spend time with his family

Queensland's $1 town goes under the hammer today

The township of Yelarbon is up for sale.

Unprecedented auction of town's business centre with no reserve

Work starts on $15M Caloundra apartment building

Turning the first sod at the Aqua View Apartments site in Kings Beach are (from left) husband-and-wife developers Alex Yuan and Stella Sun with construction company Tomkins director Mike Tomkins and Councillor Tim Dwyer.

Developers excited about addition to Kings Beach skyline

Plans revealed for 1500-lot 'master-planned community'

Precinct will be bounded by Boundary St and Shoesmith Rd

Ecco Ripley sales run sparks prime release

MOVING IN: Sekisui House has announced the release of more residential blocks at Ecco Ripley.

Sekisui House is preparing to unveil more land at Ecco Ripley

Massive residential 9-storey high-rise hit by delays

An artist’s impression of the eight-storey-high apartment complex that Bernoth Holdings wants to build in South Toowoomba, next to the City Golf Club.

Developer struggles to get approved high-rise development started

The fact your boss should know about you but doesn't...

A study has established something interesting about Aussie workers

Could this be the best job in the world?

St Bees Island managing director Phil Webb.

THE only rule: don't stand too long under coconut trees.

Woolworths job cuts: The man behind the 'rebuild'

THE man driving major changes at Woolworth, Brad Banducci, has a huge job ahead of him.

Brad Banducci has big job ahead of him after $1 billion loss

Boss tells worker: Show me proof grandma died

"Show me proof grandma died."

Eight top tips for starting a new job

Financial Planning - Couple getting consulted

“Be smart and be professional until you know the culture.”

Taking a job opportunity can lead to a major move

HOME SWEET HOME: Matthew Evans and partner Yvette Espinoza-Araya with their daughter Amelia and pet dog Lucky have been warmly welcomed into Gracemere after moving from Melbourne to their new home.

Matthew said the family were settling in nicely

Mercedes-Benz E-Class road test and review

BRAVE NEW WORLD: 2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class a masterclass of tech, safety features and luxury

Benz's new E-Class arrives with semi-autonomous features

Doris proud owner of 7th Subaru and Gympie's first Levorg

TRUE BELIEVERS: Ali Zengin and Doris Chambers are unashamed Subaru fans.

Nanna becomes the proud owner of her seventh consecutive Subaru

Mid-life refresh for popular Mazda3

FRESH-FACED: The popular Mazda3 now has improved driving dynamics and safety.

The latest edition of the Mazda3 is available from August 1.

Road test review: Subaru Outback 2.0D Premium

The 2016 model Subaru Outback 2.0D Premium.

We road test the Subaru Outback Premium with a diesel engine.

Road test review: Volkswagen Amarok Highline

The VW Amarok.

We road test the VW Amarok Highline dual cab ute.

2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class luxury comes automated

The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class is packed with impressive technology.