July 2015

Published a story 2nd Jul 2015 12:47 PM

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.

Shark expert: Be wary of thinking shark attacks are common

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.

Published a story 2nd Jul 2015 12:03 PM

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.

Local surfer: Conditions right for sharks

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.

Published a story 1st Jul 2015 7:14 PM

RICHMOND Hill mum of seven Von Demaagd knows how to feed her family on the tightest of budgets.

Mum of seven kids feeds family for $100 a week

RICHMOND Hill mum of seven Von Demaagd knows how to feed her family on the tightest of budgets.

Published a story 1st Jul 2015 8:40 AM

NSW Resources Minister Anthony Roberts has announced the extension of the government’s coal-seam gas exploration licence buy-back scheme for three months.

CSG exploration licence buy-back scheme extended

NSW Resources Minister Anthony Roberts has announced the extension of the government’s coal-seam gas exploration licence buy-back scheme for three months.

June 2015

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 5:03 PM

Wild dog menace, amnesia woman, Byron paid parking controversy: check out the latest news in tomorrow's Northern Star

VIDEO: A sneak preview of Northern Rivers news Wed July 1

Wild dog menace, amnesia woman, Byron paid parking controversy: check out the latest news in tomorrow's Northern Star

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 1:24 PM

COAL-seam gas spokesperson for the NSW Greens Jeremy Buckingham has called on Lismore MP Thomas George to resign after “breaking his promise”.

CSG spokesperson for Greens calls on Thomas George to resign

COAL-seam gas spokesperson for the NSW Greens Jeremy Buckingham has called on Lismore MP Thomas George to resign after “breaking his promise”.

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 12:07 PM

A MURDOCH University research team has published groundbreaking evidence that a form of Lyme-like disease may be present in Australian ticks.

Groundbreaking new evidence of Lyme disease in Australia

A MURDOCH University research team has published groundbreaking evidence that a form of Lyme-like disease may be present in Australian ticks.

Published a story 27th Jun 2015 1:13 PM

BALLINA-Byron Gateway Airport’s bold plan for a $7.45 million terminal expansion and associated works has been project shortlisted for a share of $95m in funds.

Ballina may replace Coolangatta as local airport of choice

BALLINA-Byron Gateway Airport’s bold plan for a $7.45 million terminal expansion and associated works has been project shortlisted for a share of $95m in funds.

Published a story 26th Jun 2015 2:56 PM

Be part of the inaugural Showcase and Audition Concert for the 2015 Dolphin Awards

Entries for the Dolphin Awards Showcase Concert closing soon

Be part of the inaugural Showcase and Audition Concert for the 2015 Dolphin Awards

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