August 2016

Published a story 24th Aug 2016 6:14 AM

MORE than 100mm of rain has fallen, with the Bureau of Meteorology now issuing a minor flood warning for some towns in the Richmond catchment.

LATEST: Minor flood warning issued as rain sets in

MORE than 100mm of rain has fallen, with the Bureau of Meteorology now issuing a minor flood warning for some towns in the Richmond catchment.

Published a story 22nd Aug 2016 1:02 PM

HUNDREDS of competitors took to the water at Shaws Bay, Ballina, over the weekend for the Rainbow Region Dragon Boat Club's annual regatta.

Hear them roar: Dragon boat regatta floods Ballina

HUNDREDS of competitors took to the water at Shaws Bay, Ballina, over the weekend for the Rainbow Region Dragon Boat Club's annual regatta.

Published a story 21st Aug 2016 2:51 PM

SHARK Watch volunteers gathered at Lennox Head today to test the program's capacity as they look to make the North Coast safer for swimmers and surfers.

Volunteers line up for Shark Watch trial

SHARK Watch volunteers gathered at Lennox Head today to test the program's capacity as they look to make the North Coast safer for swimmers and surfers.

Published a story 18th Aug 2016 12:46 PM

LOW vaccination rates, potholes and Lismore's controversial arty ark - there are some things about this region that we wish we could ignore.

9 things we wish the Northern Rivers wasn't known for

LOW vaccination rates, potholes and Lismore's controversial arty ark - there are some things about this region that we wish we could ignore.

Published a story 15th Aug 2016 12:45 PM

KEEP your eyes peeled to the road this weekend and you may be transported back to the early 1900s.

Restored cars on display for vintage car rally

KEEP your eyes peeled to the road this weekend and you may be transported back to the early 1900s.

Published a story 11th Aug 2016 12:37 PM

MANY people across the Northern Rivers are currently glued to their TVs, intently watching the Olympics in Rio.

Northern Rivers 'sports' that could be Olympic events

MANY people across the Northern Rivers are currently glued to their TVs, intently watching the Olympics in Rio.

Published a story 10th Aug 2016 12:41 PM

ALWAYS wanted to volunteer in your community but were never sure where to start?

32 places you can volunteer on the Northern Rivers

ALWAYS wanted to volunteer in your community but were never sure where to start?

Published a story 2nd Aug 2016 1:16 PM

FOLLOWING yesterday's news of the closure of ICE Design clothing stores, we look back at some of the other chain store closures in the Northern Rivers.

5 stores that have left the Northern Rivers

FOLLOWING yesterday's news of the closure of ICE Design clothing stores, we look back at some of the other chain store closures in the Northern Rivers.

Published a story 2nd Aug 2016 6:30 AM

A crowd-funding campaign launched today after a devastating house fire has already reached half of its target.

Friends seek clothes, donations to help house fire victims

A crowd-funding campaign launched today after a devastating house fire has already reached half of its target.

Published a story 1st Aug 2016 6:58 AM

BRRR! It has been a chilly morning so far on the Northern Rivers.

'Apparent temperature' drops below zero on North Coast

BRRR! It has been a chilly morning so far on the Northern Rivers.

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