FNC athletes lead way for three-peat

Anthea Warne and Shaylla Young of Cudgen Headland SLSC celebrate Country's win.

They both will go on to have a career in surf life saving

Sunny days ahead for cult 1980's rockers

SUNNY SIDE UP: Tweed's favourite sons the Sunnyboys are back on the road in 2017.

The Sunnyboys are back and ready to rock

Teenager faces court over pursuit that ended in fireball

A car set on fire at the Pacific Highway following a police chase.

19-year-old man has faced court today after pursuit near Ballina






Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile


How to make your child's every dream come true...

‘I DON’T want to do fun things, Mum and Dad’… said no child ever!

You can do WHAT in Brisbane?!

Talk about arriving in style! Take your pub crawl to the next level with a helicopter!

BET you didn't know you could do these things in Brisbane...

Foodies' scavenger hunt: are you up for it?

Heaven on a stick - check out Queen of Pops.

FOR many of us, food is life.

Five mammoth events you need in your life

No Caption

BRISBANE isn’t known for doing things by halves…

10 reasons to head to South Bank this summer

Head to the only inner-city beach in Australia!

South Bank has a ridiculous amount of fun things to do.

How to do Eat Street the right way

Know where to start and where to end to avoid a huge food coma before you get to experience all the goodies!

EVERY Friday and Saturday night, Hamilton comes alive.

Escape the hustle of Brisbane with these top day trips

Dive among the shipwrecks at Tangalooma for an amazing day out.

THERE is more to Brisbane than bright lights and a stunning river.

KICK THE KILOS: Mackay jumps ahead of Bundy

MACKAY has finally jumped in front of Bundaberg on the Kick the Kilos leaderboard in what has been a close race so far.

Sorry fellas, female joggers aren't there for you

Opinion

Women who go running aren't looking for sex with you

FINAL WEEK: Get fit for summer with Sally

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

It's the last week of our getting fit for summer with Sally series

Get summer fit with Sally Fitzgibbons: Week 11

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

It's getting hot and by you should almost be summer fit

Kick the Kilos with Sally Fitz: Week 10

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

Here are nine exercises to get your bod ready for the beach

Sally Fitz's Breakfast of champions

It's easy, tasty and not too unhealthy

Get fit for summer with Sally: Week 9

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

There's just one month until summer and so the exercises are ramping up

All about style at Ballina show and shine

DAMIEN Veness said the 1955 DeSoto he restored was a car with style and he had it on show at the North Coast Street Machine's Show and Shine in Ballina.

Evacuation causes shoppers to get hot under the collar

Staff and shoppers had to evacuate Grafton Shoppingworld late Saturday morning when smoke raised the alarm.

Smoke sounds alarm bells at Grafton Shoppingworld

One last Kingy summer before the end of an era

GOODBYES: Kingscliff Holiday Park visitors Mady McInness, Katie Hewett and Hailey Ryan (all of Brisbane), enjoying time out at Kingscliff Beach before the park closes later this month

Holidaymakers prepare to witness the end of an era.

Tweed Regional Museum closed for maintenance

The Tweed Regional Museum will remain closed until next week for maintenance.

The museum will be closed until Tuesday, January 17.

Local Partners

Brand Insights

Brand Insights

Become a 'picker' at Byron with vintage fair

THOUSANDS of collectors and sellers from all parts of Australia will converge on Byron Bay

GALLERY: Safe and fun first day at Falls Festival Byron Bay

Crowds enjoying Client Liaison's show at the first day of Falls Festival Byron Bay 2016-17.

Hot weather and great music marked the start of the festival

The surprising problem police face at Woodford Folk Festival

STREET SCENE: Woodford Folk Festival 2016.

The biggest issue for police at Woodfordia is not what you'd expect

Expansion plan pays off

Mark Stapleton, Sharon Styman and Peter Ross from Investrent Property Management are going from strength to strength after opening an office in Murwillumbah.

Murwillumbah move a winner for property management team

Doctor house calls alleviate hospital pressure

GOOD CALL: Dr Tony Tanious and local business manager Diana Sare are part of the House Call Doctor team.

House Call Doctor alleviates hospital pressure

Fresh fast food options for the road

HEALTHY OPTION: Jason Slocombe from Oliver's Real Food has opened at the new Caltex Service Station at Chinderah.

Organic fast food hits Chinderah.

A flash of silver in Coolangatta

CREATIVE ENERGY: Silversmith Sarah Roth hard at work to create unique jewellery for her new shop.

A silversmith hits the Strand.

Touch of class as Tweed continues its upswing

Cricks Tweed Renault principal Jamie Wass with sales staff Ben Hall, Luke Freeman and Stephen Roach along side their first Renault vehicle.

Cricks Tweed adds prestigious French car Renault to its dealership.

FashionWare show at CES 2017 in Las Vegas

The FashionWare show featured Nick Verreos of Project Runway fame and designers Sylvia Heisel, Chelsea Klukas, Jazsalyn McNeil, Maria Orduz Pinto, and Pauline Van Dongen

High tech fashion lit up the runway at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017 in...

Marie Buchan says she's a voice for those on welfare

Welfare mum Marie Buchan says she is a voice for women on benefits:

Marie Buchan says she is a voice for single parents on welfare

Go and grab a jacket: Newsreader melt down

When Amber Sherlock realised she was wearing a similar outfit to the guests she was about to talk to just moments before going to air.

CHANNEL Nine suffered a fashion emergency when newsreader Amber Sherlock realised...

Life-size passenger drone to beat the traffic

Ehang 184 doing a vertical take-off test.

Forget the flying car. The Ehang 184 personal passenger drone is the answer to...

Routine key to successful transition back to school

STABILITY: Routines provide a predictable, secure and safe foundation for young people.

What's the key to school success?

Holden's new Astra sedan to replace Cruze model

ALL CHANGE: Outgoing Cruze model will be replaced by a sedan version of the impressive new Astra hatchback launched late last year.

New sedan launches here in May

What is the point of sex? It's good for you

Sex is central to who you are as a person.

Suzuki Ignis micro SUV on sale at just $16990 drive away

LITTLE ZOOK: Bags of personality, custom colour choices, impressive standard kit and quite unique styling, Suzuki's tiny new Ignis SUV is ready to take you to Funky Town.

Unique micro SUV arrives at a super sharp price

Detroit Motor Show 2017 round up

SUV STAR: Audi Q8 is a 330kW plug-in petrol-electric SUV concept looking close to production ready and set to arrive here by 2018.

Detroit delivers dose of delights

New doco argues ‘OJ Simpson is innocent, and I can prove it’

O.J. Simpson

NEW documentary series claims to have found “missing evidence".

REVIEW: Undressed is more than titilating entertainment

Nathan and Tahlia meet for the first time on the TV series Undressed.

'DIVERSE' dating show goes more than skin deep.

Will there be a Game of Thrones spin-off?

Emilia Clarke and Peter Dinklage in a scene from season six episode 10 of Game of Thrones.

HBO’S original programming president has teased fans.

Historical home leaves family's hands after 75 years

SALE CONFIRMED: The Gympie Regional   Realty team which sold the Ramsey property are (back) Mel Gastigar, Dorothy Palmer and Margaret Cochrane, with (front) home seller Terri-Jayne Ramsey.

Ramsey family played a huge role in Gympie's growth.

Pat Rafter's $18m Coast home proves hot property

PAT'S PAD: The Sunshine Beach home of tennis ace Pat rafter is on the market for a record price.

"It's a record for our company and for the Sunshine Coast.''

Ocean views of Coolangatta

1405/3 McLean Street, Coolangatta

Check out this week's feature property.

INTERACTIVE MAP: Which Northern Rivers towns boomed in 2016?

BOOM TOWNS: While Ballina properties continued to attract top dollar in 2016, it was areas to the south that experienced price hikes, including Wardell, Evans Head and Woodburn.

Click on our map to find the median sale price in your town

Ready to SELL your property?

Post Your Ad Here!

CASHED UP: The best paying jobs to chase in 2017

The IT sector is showing some big increases in wages.

They're the jobs you need to make a motza

Employment makes strongest monthly gain in a year

Financial Planning - Couple getting consulted

Employment rebounded 39.1k in November

Third time lucky: Ipswich included in $20M jobs package

Boilermaker Jake Schostakowski gets to work at Ipswich business J.A Evans and Co.

Ipswich manufacturing business in hot seat to win 'innovation' grant

JOBS: Adani seeking workers for Bowen office

Adani has advertised jobs for their Bowen office.

Jobs advertised online by mining company

Why no one over 50 can land a job

It's becoming increasingly hard for those over 50 to land a job

Need a NEW employee?

Post Your Ad Here!

Holden names the day its final Australian car will be built

GOODBYE, ELIZABETH: Holden confirms it will build its final car in Australia - a Commodore - in October this year at its Elizabeth plant as it makes a final transition to vehicle importer.

Holden Commodore: 26/10/1978 - 20/10/2017

Jeep says it will add a pick-up and Wagoneer to its lineup

CONCEPT: The Jeep Crew Chief 715 Concept hints at what Jeep's new confirmed pick-up may look like.

Line-up set to expand with pickup, Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer due

Drivers get it wrong with roundabouts

Drivers continue to struggle with road rules when it comes to roundabouts.

Test indicates most motorists confused by roundabout rules

Toyota Camry to get some spunk for 2018

This is the 2018 model Toyota Camry which will be available in Australia late this year.

Australia's favourite mid-size car gets some verve.

Looking to SELL your car?

Post Your Ad Here!