AROUND 100 friends and supporters have gathered at North Wall, Ballina, in a show of support for Thursday’s shark attack victim, Mathew Lee.
A ROSEBANK family lives 500m from an NBN tower yet can’t access the new high-speed network thanks to a single row of trees.
CHAOS ensued in the water off Lennox Point this morning after a surfer’s board was attacked in a freakish incident as he was paddling out through white water.
THE Ballina community was still shaken from the tragic loss of local surfer Tadashi Nakahara when news came of a second shark attack less than six months later.
DESPITE a spate of shark attacks over the last 12 months between Ballina and Byron Bay, the chances of an attack are still extremely rare, according to expert.
VETERAN Byron Bay surf writer Ben Bennink says his “internal warning bells” over increased shark activity had been on for a few weeks before this morning’s attack.
RICHMOND Hill mum of seven Von Demaagd knows how to feed her family on the tightest of budgets.
NSW Resources Minister Anthony Roberts has announced the extension of the government’s coal-seam gas exploration licence buy-back scheme for three months.
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