Races to help in Kobi's cancer battle at Salt Bar

Tweed Coast bands together to help out sick Tweed boy

Man charged for wielding knife in carpark

A man has been charged after allegedly wielding a knife in a Tweed Heads South carpark.

A man, 20, has been charged after an alleged carpark fight in Tweed

Alleged drink-driver nabbed after high-beaming cops

A man has been charged with drink-driving after he high-beamed Tweed police.

Failing to switch off his high beams landed this man in trouble

Man vandalises cell after Tweed arrest

A man has been charged over unruly behaviour and damage to a Tweed lock-up cell.

Man charged after arrest led to lock-up cell being vandalised

Councillors support same-sex marriage on the big screen

RAINBOW FLAG: Showing support for a Yes vote are (from left): Deputy Mayor Reece Byrnes, Mayor Katie Milne, Cr Ron Cooper and Cr Chris Cherry.

Council shows support for same-sex marriage.

Couple offers reward for engagement ring lost on holiday

Residents have been urged to keep an eye out for this ring.

Couple makes a plea for residents to help find engagement ring

Tornado shaped cloud spotted over Tweed

A twister was spotted near Cabarita Beach on Monday.

Wet weather predicted for Tweed.

Tram plans 'vital' for town's future

TRANSPORT NEEDED: Tweed MP Geoff Provest with Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Andrew Constance and Minister for Road Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey at Monday morning's announcement.

State government backs plans for transport expansion

Four things to do on the Tweed this week

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Classic carnival, town clean-up and vintage tunes on offer

Man to face court over weapon dramas

SHARP CONSEQUENCE: A Tweed Heads South man has been charged with several weapon-related offences.

Man charged after allegedly taking weapons to Tweed homes

Gold Coast 600: crash chaos, grid girls, and hot laps

A crash drama unfolded right in front of the corporate boxes at the Gold Coast 600.

It takes a certain kind of insanity to be a driver in the wet

Working safely in Tweed

SEE CIVIL:  Dean Ellis , Steve Turner , Frazer McLintosh , Robert Blyth , Rod Allan  and Craig Williams .

State award nomination for SEE Civil.

Water and power complaints for Tweed and Richmond rise

Power poles and wires

Photo Trevor Veale / Coffs Coast Advocate

Complaints to the Energy and Water Ombudsman are on the rise

New film off to a good start

Vision Pictures Australia recently launched its pitch trailer for new film, Dunamis.

Tweed-based company unveils the first taste of its upcoming film

Young people fear robots will steal their jobs

Nicole Robinson is a psychology PhD student at QUT who is working with robots. She is with "Andy”.

The #WTF campaign wants your ideas on this hot-button topic.

Concerns for new Coolangatta beach festival

SandTunes on Coolangatta Beach on December 1-2, 2018 will be the largest event of its kind to be staged on a Gold Coast beach, feature two stages and cater for up to 35,000 people on the stretch of sand between Kirra and Greenmount.

35,000 are expected to descend onto Coolangatta Beach.

Bad news if you’re waiting for the iPhone X

The new iPhone X is going to be hard to find.

You might want to think again about the iPhone X

BLOWOUT EXPOSED: Outrageous cost of single NBN hook-up

The eye-watering costs of single NBN connections have been revealed.

It could prove extremely expensive to have the NBN hooked up

After Adani success, second CQ mega mine on Rocky's radar

While the region has been wrapped up in the discussion about Adani, another big player has been quietly building up behind the scenes.

Major project to deliver more than 3000 jobs gets EIS green light

Lauga and Joyce clashing over NAIF funding reaching CQ

NAIF BOARD: The Northern Australia Infrastructure Fund Board has made one final investment decision since forming over 500 days ago.

Choice words said as region awaits promised billions in investment.

Mackay real estate agent urges banks to move

Who's leading who when it comes to the housing market?

Willy-nilly lending burst a bubble, but agent urges banks to change

Would you eat meat that was created in a lab?

IN recent months several abattoirs and meat works have closed.

How can one complaint shut down a business?

Widgee Engineering has been given two years to move or shut down.

Letter writer is "disgusted” with Gympie council

Owen lashes out at 'unjust' Australian gun laws

Ron Owen from Owen's Guns in Gympie.

Ron Owen defends right to bear arms in wake of massacre

Grey nomads sick of being called camping 'free loaders'

Grey nomads are sick of being called free loaders.

"We don't want to stay in caravan parks that charge over $25"

premium_icon Why Lisa Wilkinson will almost certainly fail

The narrative about Lisa Wilkinson’s next few months, if not years, will be about what she’s paid. (Pic: Richard Dobson)

Lisa Wilkinson Today Show departure puts her under enormous pressure

Euthanasia: The right to die with dignity

Euthanasia... do you support it?

A progressive society moves with the times

P-plater blows licence drink driving

A SOUTH Grafton man managed to return a mid-range blood alcohol reading the day after a heavy drinking session

Meet the man who blew up Byron's jetty

Almost half a century on since civil engineer Bo Wharton was involved in the demolition of the Byron Jetty.

"Blood and guts running into the water.. attracting fish and sharks"

Man hits himself with car in bizarre road rage

The embarrassing moment was captured on video. Picture: Dash Cam Owners Australia

Car continues down the hill, ploughing into the car behind him

ACCC attempts to force regional mobile network expansion

The ACCC has ruled against introducing domestic roaming to allow phone rivals to access each other's networks.

Vodafone slams ACCC after mobile roaming decision

Death at Fingal: 'Our world is turned upside down'

Dylan Carpenter with his mum Natalie.

“At the age of 20 you aren’t supposed to leave this Earth"

Police confirm tragic death at Fingal Head

File photo.

Police and surf lifesavers have ended a desperate search.

Here comes the rain again? Radar shows huge belt of clouds

A huge belt of rainclouds is threatening parts of the state.

Qld and NSW are under an enormous belt of cloud right now

Footballer to girlfriend: "I'm going to bury you alive"

Jacquelyn Donovan received a number of death threats from former Capras player Russell Webber during an hour long terrifying ordeal that began after Webber picked her up from a Western St address until the moment she jumped out of the moving car on Woodbury Rd.

Former Capra jailed after threatening and assaulting girlfriend

premium_icon Nationals MPs attack each other over inland rail route

Nationals MPs have accused one of their own of stuffing up the inland rail project.

Civil war in the Nationals over inland rail route

premium_icon Rudd claims Swan was 'a joke'

Wayne Swan and Kevin Rudd.

Former treasurer isn't having a bar of Rudd's claims

The missing two million votes

Only around two million votes are expected to divide Yes and No with up to five million still to be posted. Picture: AFP PHOTO / PETER PARKS

Yes campaign increasingly concerned about millions of missing votes

Kids sold for $2 for sex: What would you pay to rescue them?

One of the rescued children who features in an International Justice Mission video.

"We all know kids. Who is going to stand up for them if we don’t?’’

Are animals killing development or the other way around?

The Institute of Public Affairs says threatened species like the koala are holding back development.

Think tank claims animals holding back regional development

Sigh of relief for growers

UPDATE: The recent rainfall is good for the 2018 season.

Code of Conduct put to vote

Sister's desperate plea: Give missing men 'fighting chance'

The men missing at sea.

Adam Bidner's sister Jodie asks for community's help.

The best-performing state in Australia

The state economic growth rankings, according to October’s CommSec State of the States report.

One state is out performing all others in the economic arena

Girlfriend reveals moment she broke boyfriend's penis

Megan Barker said she heard a “rip” during sex with her partner Adam Francis in 2015.

Girlfriend tells of moment she broke boyfriend's penis

Harvey Weinstein hits back at actress

Harvey Weinstein has refuted sexual harassment claims against at least one accuser. Picture: AFP/Yann Coatsaliou

Harvey Weinstein has taken the unusual step of hitting back

Trump to allow release of JFK files

Former US President John F Kennedy. Picture: Supplied

Donald Trump plans to release the coveted JFK files

Imagine walking with massive sandbag tied to your legs

LIFE CHANGING: Hayden is 27 years old and eagerly awaiting surgery on his growth that he feels will change his life.

Hayden is hoping to undergo surgery that will change his life.

Video highlights: Awesome vision from the Color Movement

Sunshine Coast Colour Run.

Eyes of the world watching the Sunshine Coast event

What happens when someone dies on a plane?

Australian Federal Police have to deal with bodies on planes regularly. Picture: AFP Why do you get sick on flights?

People die on planes landing in Australia with alarming regularity

The Pink House: Inside Australia’s oldest brothel

BJ spends much of the night attempting to entice customers into the brothel.

This is one of the most surprising operations in the outback

Huge moon cave could be first offworld colony

A Moon base may have just become much easier, with the discovery of an enormous protective lava tube beneath the lunar surface.  Picture: ESA

Before we settle Mars, we must return to the caves

Who built these mysterious ‘hellgates’?

Some of the 'gates' found linked to ancient lava domes in Saudi Arabia. Their purpose is unknown. Picture: D. Kennedy, Arabian Archaeology and Epigrahy

Why did an ancient people build some 400 mysterious ‘gates’

REVIEW: The Walking Dead s8 e1 - Mercy

*Warning this story contains spoilers about the season eight premiere*

Big changes afoot for Real Housewives of Sydney

The first season of Real Housewives of Sydney was drama-filled, even by Housewives standards.

PRODUCERS test out new castmate after a volatile first season.

Jimmy Barnes opens up on new ‘vices’

Jimmy Barnes’ Working Class Man memoir has been released. Picture: Supplied

Rocker reveals new vices in Working Class Man memoir.

Cassandra Thorburn reveals: ‘Karl’s dead to me’

Cassandra Thorburn, ex-wife of Karl Stefanovic has opened up about the toll their marriage split has taken. Picture: Jonathan Ng

Karl Stefanovic’s ex-wife Cassandra has spoken for the first time

Lisa’s one regret about Nine exit

Lisa Wilkinson during the Moet and Chandon Guinness Book of Records tasting attempt in Sydney.

‘I’m only sorry I never got the chance to say goodbye’.

Ewan McGregor busted kissing co-star

Actor Ewan McGregor.

THE actor's marriage of 22 years is over after pictures emerge.

Sticks and Wombat score surprise final win on The Block

Sticks and Wombat won the judges over with their combination of blues, timber and Australian natives.

THE duo impressed with a picture-perfect front facade.