Tweed Shire Council at a glance

Council will decide if it should fly the rainbow flag in support of same-sex marriage.

Find out what's on council's agenda this week.

Order to cease all logging in Limpinwood

A group of protesters outside of Tweed Shire Council in Tweed are concerned about the impact logging in Limpinwood is having on koalas.

Council will discuss the matter further at this week's meeting.

Surfscene: Next generation powering through

Jaggar Bartholomew won the opening round of the under-18 Queensland State Juniors at D'bah.

"I'm off to the World Titles, so this was a great warm up”






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Forecast rain not enough to dampen risk: RFS

Tweed residents have been urged to heed a suspension on fire permits

Four things to do on the Tweed this week

Karlee Robinson and Mitchell Hull at last weekend's fundraising event leading up to the 2017 Walk for Brain Cancer, which will be held along the Tweed Coast.

From fundraisers to free tax help, there's plenty to do on the Tweed

Fears for police safety amid staff shortage

FULL FAITH: Tweed-Byron Local Area Command Superintendent Wayne Starling said he has "complete confidence” in NSW Police Commissioner Mick Fuller's judgment on staffing.

An alleged attack has strengthened police officers' resolve

Tweed man's jacket is gaining global appeal

Tweed Heads resident Blayde McKay is about to launch a Kickstarter campaign for his new jacket design. He was inspired to manufacture his own line of jackets after struggling to find high-quality products in stores.

A family holiday turned into a business opportunity for Tweed man

Service NSW set for M'bah launch

SERVICE HUB: South Murwillumbah business owner Rod Butterworth, Murwillumbah chamber vice president  Helen Stubbin, Tweed Shire Council's  Kym Kranen and Lismore MP Thomas George at the announcement.

Murwillumbah's motor registry will be converted into Service NSW hub

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Curryfest set to attract record numbers

The 2017 Curryfest is fast approaching and has become one of the largest annual festivals on the Coffs Coast.

Domino's giving away 20,000 FREE pizzas from today

Dominos is giving away free pizza from today.

First it was free cheeseburgers and now it is free pizza

Burger bar serves up floral flavoured ice cream

Betty's Burgers is offering a special lavender and blackberry waffle concrete, a bespoke dessert made available during September.

A burger bar has unveiled a floral ice-cream

ANGER: Falls tickets reselling online for 3+ times amount

Crowds at Falls Festival in Bryon Bay. Photo: Niche Pictures - Lyn McCarthy

Three-day tickets were re-selling online for over $3,000

Yaru Water Foundation laps up regional awards

AWARDS: Yaru Water owner Shaun Martin at the   Awards.

Tweed business shows off its social enterprise skills at awards.

Kingscliff mum gets national recognition

SUN-SAFE: Kristy Rigby from Babiators Sunglasses with daughter, Maxie, 4, wearing the product.

Staying stylish in the sun with this Tweed business.

Murwillumbah Chamber wins top award

Murwillumbah Chamber of Commerce board members Skye Swift, Helen Stubbin, Ilze Jaunberzins and Karissa Ball.

Murwillumbah Chamber of Commerce come out on top.

Instagram hack wiped out business in a flash

Jules Ingall has hit back at Instagram after she was caught up in an international hack.

“To rely on an app that you have no control over is very risky.''

New audiologist lends an ear to Tweed

LISTEN: David Boyd and Audiologist Rochelle Fraser from Specsavers are launching a new audiology program

Help get your hearing back sooner.

Revealed: the best Northern Rivers businesses

Young Enterpreneur of the Year Jeremy Holmes of Elements of Byron receives his award from NSW Business Chamber Board Director Greg McNamara

All the action from the Northern Rivers Business Excellence Awards.

How Ben dedicates his new adventures to his beloved late wife

A MAN has posted a heartfelt declaration of love to his late wife, Leah, who passed away from cancer earlier this year.

How I ended up flying first class for the price of economy

So this is how the other half lives...

“QUICK! Check this out, can this be right?"

Sleep and sex will make you happier than a payrise, study shows

Abril Benedit and Facundo Arguello gave up their careers in psychology and marketing in Argentina to travel the world and spend more time with one another. Picture: Richard Dobson

“Better sleep is the biggest single contributor to living ­better."

Mum upset after sister steals both her baby names

She has two boys and her sister has used both her children's names for her own kids

"AIBU [Am I Being Unreasonable] to think this is a bit unfair?”

What you need to know before you ditch carbs

Instead of ditching carbs, switch to wholegrain (brown rice, barley, buckwheat, quinoa, spelt or polenta), along with fruits, beans and vegetables.

Not all carbs are the same and understanding the difference is vital

Mum doesn't know she has given birth

Sarah has been in an induced coma since she gave birth on August 28. Source: Gofundme

Her son won't be named until she wakes from her coma

Dogs on beach - on leash - anywhere?

DOGGED ISSUE: Troy Dare and Sunny are happy with the dog beach access rules the way they are.

Teenager calling for 'ruff' justice

BIG SWEATY MESS: The Bachelorette descends into chaos

SOPHIE Monk’s quest for love on The Bachelorette turns into a sweaty mess — filled with ego clashes, atomic front-wedgies and nudie runs.

Lights, camera, romance: falling in love on reality TV

The Bachelorette Sophie Monk.

Sophie Monk says she really has found ‘the one’.

Revealed: The dark secrets behind The Sound of Music

This iconic scene was not easy to film.

"I lost all four of my teeth across the bottom."

Kylie Minogue’s back on the scene for Kingsman sequel

Australian singer and actress Kylie Minogue poses during the world premiere of the movie Kingsman: The Golden Circle in Leicester square in London.

AUSSIE pop princess makes a triumphant return to the red carpet.

Mackay couple reveals secret to renovation game

FINISHED PRODUCT: One of the houses Sonia and Adam have worked on.

Couple who make living renovating houses have process

The Coast suburb where home affordability meets growth

Dean Chesterman and Rebecca Dyne are loving life since they moved into their new home in Burnside.

Suburb still star of affordability, but emerging as growth area

Cap Coast island's 'party animal' tradition to remain

PARADISE: Aerial view of the recently sold Wedge Island, dubbed "party island”, off the Emu Park coast.

New owners vow to uphold the island which attracted 1750 prospectors

Fewer landlords, more owner-occupiers buying homes

Owner occupiers are increasing their share of the housing market.

A battle has been won in the war for the soul of Australia

The top 20 jobs that are most in demand in Australia

There are plenty of jobs for pizza cooks in Australia.

Finding a job depends greatly on where you're looking for one

How to nail that job interview

Congratulations on landing a job interview - now it is time to nail it.

Impress with some simple preparation

Dream crushed as 'no one wants to hire a foreigner'

Suzan Aliny.. "My children are very sad to leave their school already."

Skilled migrant speaks out about employment difficulties

$200,000 job goes begging, snapped up by foreign workers

Shotcreter Chris McKervey lines tunnels with concrete spray and gets paid upwards of $200K a year.

A lack of local workers means top-paying jobs are going begging

The boom is over, so what's bringing people to Gladstone?

A Gladstone development advocate has suggested the city could become an import-export freight hub for northern Australia.

New migration data reveals those moving away from and into Gladstone

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Kia reveals another excitement machine with Proceed concept

With the Stinger fastback sedan about to be launched in Australia, Kia has revealed the Proceed Concept.

Kia releases another showstopper in Frankfurt.

ROAD TEST: Nissan Navara ST dual cab reaches new heights

The 2017 model Nissan Navara.

Nissan Navara dual cab ute changes perspectives.

Will Davison's enduring race finish ahead of Sandown

Commentator Riana Crehan and Will Davison celebrate their finish at Ironman 70.3 Sunshine Coast.

Supercars driver Will Davison prepared for enduro with triathlon.

ROAD TEST: 2018 VW Polo has growth spurt

The 2018 Volkswagen Polo 6 due on sale in Australia from March 2018.

Joshua Dowling tests the 2018 Volkswagen Polo.

Electric atmosphere at Frankfurt motor show a window to the future

A couple sits inside the Renault prototype Symbioz.

Looking for a green car? No. Well, soon you might not have a choice.

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