Young Nixon needs your help

Tugun boy Nixon Melville has been undergoing chemotherapy for high risk stage four neuroblastoma.

Tugun boy embarks on a health journey no child should have to face

Group offers a helping hand in slums

HELPING HAND: Tweed residents Jon Stephenson, Pam Zions and Steve Bellamy are heading to India with local charity The Pencil Tree to help children in need.

What started as a passion for travelling has become a mission

Woman, 20, missing from Tweed Heads

Breana James, 20, has been reported missing from Tweed Heads.

UPDATE: Police thank the public after missing woman located






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Doctors say new clinical plan is vital for Tweed Hospital

Medical staff are calling for an urgent update to the Tweed Hospital's Clinical Services Plan

Tweed police petition for more officers

Police officers were this week asked to remove petitions calling for more resources from Tweed/Byron LAC stations.

Police told to take down petitions asking for more resources

Tweed Shire Council at a glance

Part of the proposed Northern Rivers Rail Trail.

Find out what council discussed this week.

Closures for Tweed library upgrade

Tweed Shire Library is undergoing some major renovations.

Find out what's going on at the library this week.

I'm a Celebrity offers $50,000 community grants

I'm A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here producers are offering $50,000 in grants for community groups.

Applications close Saturday, September 30.

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

FIRST it was free cheeseburgers and now it is free pizza. Could today get any better?

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

A love affair with Kinky Boots

WELL-HEELED: Callum Francis stars in the stage musical Kinky Boots.

Kinky Boots star is keen to walk the talk in Brisbane

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

Pottsville truck driver inducted into industry hall of fame

Bob Shackell and his wife Robyn at the Shell Rimula Wall of Fame at the National Road Transport Hall of Fame in Alice Springs.

Pottsville truck driver given top award.

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.''

Bob Hawke votes "Yes"

The Same sex marriage postal vote form.

FORMER prime minister Bob Hawke and his wife Blanche d'Alpuget have cast their vote...

Flights grounded at Sydney airport

AN air traffic control system fault has grounded flights in and out of Sydney...

F-35 Strike Fighter

The F-35 Lightining II Joint strike fighter has led a protracted, troubled - and expensive - development.Source:Supplied

Lockheed Martin says it is the most advanced fighting machines ever built.

Teen left in wheelchair after Gardasil HPV vaccine 'reaction'

"I WENT to stand up and that was when I realised, I couldn't ... I was scared and I was losing hope".

'Refreshing': New Ipswich beer flowing ahead of hot weekend

The new lime beer available at Pumpyard Bar and Brewery.

Ipswich brewery whips up Lime Lager in time for scorcher weekend

What happened when I went bra-free for a week

Author Charlotte Willis, catching the wind.

There's nothing quite like the feeling of going without a bra

Millennial men prefer smaller breasts, says Pornhub data

 “Back in our day, we were grateful for anything above a B-cup goddamnit.”

Do you know what else Millennials have killed? They've killed boobs

WATCH: Shocking video every parent needs to see

Zander and Levi Cunningham show how easy it is to get into their pool area.

Young Mackay brothers beat backyard pool fence

Woman outraged by dog in cage on top of car

THE RIGHT THING TO DO? A dog was spotted in a crate secured to the roof of a car travelling between Maryborough and Gin Gin on the weekend.

The pet owner's actions were not illegal

COMPARISION TEST: Mazda2 v Toyota Yaris v Suzuki Swift

We put the Suzuki Swift, Mazda2 and Toyota Yaris to the test.

Joshua Dowling tests three small cars to find the best performer.

Pete Evans’ bizarre naked horse photos

CONTROVERSIAL celebrity chef Pete Evans says he was “entirely in the present” after posting bizarre naked horse snaps on his farm with wife Nicola Robinson.

Gogglebox gets new cast members

Gogglebox's new trio — Jad, Sarah Marie and Matty.

Three new cast members to add a “Middle-Eastern flavour”.

Oils fight for Great Barrier Reef

Peter Garrett, from Midnight OIl.

Midnight Oil has announced a concert highlighting damage to the reef

'What a rip-off': Price hike leaves Cowboys fans grounded

Jetstar is one of the airlines that have hiked prices up to Sydney next weekend.

Many Cowboys fans won't be seeing the grand finals next weekend.

Pre-approved $8.5 million Ipswich development site sold

GONE: A significant residential development site at Augustine Heights has sold for more than $8.5 million.

Six ha development site sold for more than $8.5 million

The simple mortgage fix that could save you thousands

Avoid interest-only loans or pay the price

No kitchen, no bathroom and $1 million price tag

70 Grantham St, Brunswick West, might look charming from the outside, but just wait until you venture in. Source:Supplied

Unlivable home still carries a $950,000 price tag

Illustrious Coast restaurant site on the market for $11m

Sails Restaurant in Noosa is selling for $11 million.

Restaurant with prime waterfront site selling for $11 million

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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The new VW Golf R which doubles as a family wagon

VW Golf R wagon (2017-2018 model shown). Picture: Supplied.

This VW Golf will get the grocery run done is warp speed.

Kia Stinger road test: Is beauty deeper than the metal?

The Kia Stinger will arrive in Australian showrooms from October 1.

We're going to the race track in a Kia. Yep, it's no joke.

Object of desire: 2018 Kia Stinger launched

The mid-range Kia Stinger Si will officially reach showrooms on October 1.

First drive of this year's most anticipated car.

Vic police replace Commodores and Falcons with BMWs

How the Victoria Police BMW 530d highway patrol sedan could look.

Europeans set to replace V8 pursuit cars.

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.

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