Kingscliff grom forges his own path to junior elite

Kingscliff grom Chaz Bond preparing for the Hurley BL's Blast Off at his home break at Kingscliff. Bond will compete in the under-12 category at Sydney's Northern Beaches from Monday.

Kingscliff grom part of surfing's future.

Aussies dominate doubles

TENNIS' FUTURE: Australian Lizette Cabrera hits a backhand shot in a tightly-fought doubles match with Olivia Tjandramulia against Monique Adamczak and Olivia Rogowska at the Tweed Tennis International at Arkinstall Park. Adamczak and Rogowska advanced 6-7 (6) 7-5 (10-5).

Tweed Coast Tennis International heating up.

Casuarina sets the benchmark in Tweed market

Our property market is as strong as it's been since the crisis






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The perfect breakfast for losing weight

This breakfast tastes so good you won't even notice it's super healthy

Get fit for summer with Sally: Workout #3

Sally Fitzgibbons has joined us in our quest for a healthier region.

Week three of our twelve part series is sure to whip you into shape

FRI Sep 23: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

Kick the kilos dinkus

BUNDY has taken second place on the per capita table.

WED Sep 21: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

Summerland Catalogue Distributors is looking for walkers to deliver the Echo.

NEW South Wales needs to kick it up a gear.

Tuesday: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

Come on Tweed, let's kick those kilos together.

Kick the Kilos off and running.

TUES Sept 20: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

HERE'S today's leaderboard, folks!

MON Sept 19: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

Join in our Kick the Kilos challenge!

ON SATURDAY we launched our Kick the Kilos challenge.

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Daughter's dying wish leads to another Transplant Games

Michelle Manning hangs on to the medal her daughter Nyree won in rowing at a previous transplant games. Michelle and her son are going back to the games representing a donor family after donating Nyree's organs after her death.

MICHELLE Manning still holds Nyree's silver medal with pride

Kingscliff High School opens trade skills centre

Richmond MP Justine Elliot helps Kingscliff High School students feed the chickens and the new trade skills centre.

Kingscliff High School makes getting a trade easier for students.

Community diary: What's on around Tweed

BLOOMING: Tweed District Orchid Society is holding its annual Spring Show at Jessie McMillan Hall, Wollumbin St, Murwillumbah from September 22-24. Show opens daily at 8.30am, with repotting demonstrations at 1.30pm on Thursday and Friday. Many orchids will be for sale. Pictured here is Ian Brown with his Dendrobium Biggibum. Entry $2.

Tweed Communty diary: September 21

Kingscliff height petition gathers pace

SIGN ON: Alan Kirk, Jeanette Duke, Leone Suter and Ron Cooper discussing the petition.

Kingscliff height limit petition passes 12,000 signatories

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Classic car auction draws buyers from US, Dubai

AN unreserved auction of classic cars from a museum near Toowoomba is drawing inquiries from across the world.

Will Coast man find love with The Bachelorette?

NATURAL JOKER: Caloundra's Aaron Brady, who features in the new season of The Bachelorette, pictured with his bulldog Alby.

COAST bachelor hopes to make a good first impression on Georgia.

Local animation picked up by Comedy Central

DREAM RUN: Tom Hollis, Jarrad Wright and Izak Whear are making big waves on the comedy scene.

Creators of The Big Lez Show are coming to Byron Bay

John Williamson winding up for another Gympie Muster

John Williamson is bringing some new songs and artists to this year's Muster.

John Williamson is back and ready to put on his best show ever

Bald-faced banana benders eye NSW businesses

QUEENSLAND CALLING: They want NSW businesses to move up north.

Queensland Premier launches shameless plan to steal NSW businesses

50,000 phones recalled after "exploding battery" claims

Latest phone introduces iris scanning.

More than 50,000 smartphones may be affected

The greys are coming: The rise of the "lifestyle-preneur"

And why wouldn't you want to work from Byron Bay?

"They are redefining what it is to be 60-something."

Smiling bright in Pottsville

PEARLY WHITES: Sarah Damian wants to build people's confidence by creating a brighter smile.

Sarah Downie believes a brighter smile leads to better confidence.

Tweed Mall sold for $81.25 million

Tweed Centro shopping centre in 2013 before it was rebadged as Tweed Mall.

Tweed Mall sold for $81.25 million

Sun power shines on the bowls club

Tweed Heads Bowls Club maintenance officers inspect the club's 384 new solar panels.

Tweed Heads Bowls Club has its day in the sun.

NSW Open Regional Qualifier

Lindsay Ross is competing in the NSW OPEN Regional Golf Qualifier at the Grafton Golf course on Sunday, 25th September, 2016. Photo Debrah Novak / The Daily Examiner

All the action from the NSW Open Golf Championships regional qualifying event held...

Chevrolet Equinox

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Holden's new mid-sIZe SUV for 2017 will be based on the 2018 Chevrolet Equinox SUV...

Samsung Family Hub

Jeremy Senior, Head of Home Appliances at Samsung Electronics Australia at the launch of the Samsung Family Hub fridge

Photos from the launch of the Samsung Family Hub fridge

2016 Emmy Awards red carpet

Sophie Turner arrives at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.

The stars of the small screen arrive at the 68th annual Emmy Awards in Los...

Samsung Family Hub fridge

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Nutritionist Jacqueline Alwill talks about some of her favourite features of the...

Chief Inspector Gary Cowan

Tweed-Byron police Chief Inspector Gary Cowan explains how the rescue took...

Car in Tweed River

Emergency crews prepare to pull a submerged vehicle out of the Tweed River, on...

Infiniti QX30 all-wheel-drive SUV road test and review

ALL-PAW PREMIUM: Why be a sheep? If you fancy a premium all-wheel-drive small SUV alternative to your Germans, Infiniti offers its attractive QX30. But should you buy one?

Stylish crossover a break from the norm

Gruen star discovers the body's limits in new hit TV show

Todd Sampson tries out MMA fighting during TV series BodyHack.

Gruen star pushes the limits in new TV series

How to keep your relationship afloat

It can take work to keep your love alive.

Al relationships hit rough seas, here's how to say above the waves

How lab-grown meat is already here

Ngai Tahu Farming CEO Andrew Priest has tasted the future

All-new Volkswagen Tiguan SUV road test and review

Volkswagen’s long-awaited Tiguan SUV update is bigger, bolder and blingier than its predecessor

All-new mid-size SUV ready to boost VW sales

Hidden gem: Traditional farming in the the Netherlands

Traditional Limburg-style homes are on show at Nonke Buusjke in the Netherlands.

This farm uses techniques that are thousands of years-old

Jim Carrey slams 'shameful greed' of lawsuit

Jim Carrey has slammed the "shameful greed" of White's ex-husband.

WATCH: Justin Bieber grabbed in Germany

A video has emerged of singer Justin Bieber being attacked

Why The Wrong Girl is right for Jessica Marais

Jessica Marais and Ian Meadows in a scene from the TV series The Wrong Girl.

ACTOR makes the sometimes awkward character her own in new comedy.

UPDATE: Former rodeo champ's sale rained out, now back on

Larkhill local Ken Consiglio is having an auction of most of the things on his property.

'People kept showing up and we had to turn them away'

Couple build their own 'tiny house' for $45k

Holly Bowen and Oli Bucher built their "tiny house" themselves, only hiring a plumber and an electrician. Photo/supplied

The house, which is built on a trailer and can be towed.

Sunshine Beach property breaks real estate record

The property overlooks Sunshine Beach, as the backyard lawn meets the sand.

Sunshine Beach mansion sale smashes real estate record

SOLD: Historic hotel finds new owner

Post Office Hotel Grafton

Photo Adam Hourigan / The Daily Examiner

Pub in new hands and heading in a brand new direction

Peppers Airlie Beach put on the market

ON THE MARKET: Peppers Airlie Beach is being for recievership sale by CBRE Hotels and PRD Nationwide Airlie Beach.

Peppers Airlie Beach is being offered for sale.

3500 jobs on the way with new $950 million resort

Residential, tourist, community, and open space on Hummock Hill Island.

PROPERTY developers plan to begin construction next year.

Mining contract firm expands to Papua New Guinea and WA

CQ Field Mining general manager Dean Scott (right) and his staff at Paget (from left) Danny Chrzanowski, Liam Keighran, Jason Holt, Julie Hope, Kirsty Head, Sara Aston and Sharon McLean.

Almost 100 applicants as expansion opens new job opportunities

Female only job listing rubs men up the wrong way

The ad on Seek.

Comments on social media suggest the ad is "sexist”.

Go to jail ... if you want a job

Prisons around New South Wales require hundreds more officers.

More than 1400 positions to be created

$70b opportunity to make us $3000 a year better off

Report reveals potential to power Australia's biggest employers

Virtual reality used to engage unemployed young people

National Job Link uses virtual reality about working in the real world to engage young people unemployed or disassociated from school.

"If you can build their confidence, they can do anything,”

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

A study has established something interesting about Aussie workers

Holden reveals all-new Equinox SUV is Australia bound

COMING SOON: Chevrolet reveals its global Equinox SUV model and Holden quickly confirms we'll be seeing it in Australia in 2017.

2017 arrival for Captiva replacement

WATCH: How to get a council to fix your road

New South Wales farmer Kate Broughton standing on a road that use to be able to handle a school bus but is barely used these days due to the condition of the road and lack of maintenance and repair.

Farming family uses video submission to get council to fix road

Why this man is selling his 130 rare, prestige cars

NICE RIDE: Roy Gorring is selling off the Queensland Auto Museum's collection of cars.

More than a hundred people browsed the 130 cars

Stars' Cars - The Block's Ben Toyne and Andy Sutherland

BUILDING BLOCKS: Best mates Ben Toyne and Andy Sutherland take a break from The Block to tell us about their motoring pasts and presents

The boys from The Block talking cars

More style, less utility: Toyota C-HR small SUV coming

C-HR CROSSOVER: Ready for Toyota to get even stronger in Australia's SUV market? Japanese giant prepares to finally launch a small SUV on our shores

Baby SUV crossover arriving early in 2017