Get along to carols by candle light
Get along to carols by candle light

Five festive things to do on the Tweed this weekend

Time to make a last minute dash to the shops

FEELING BRAVE? Why wait till Christmas Eve to finish your Christmas shopping head to your local shopping centre this weekend. With an amazing array of gifts on offer within every shopping centre there is sure to be something that catches your eye for that person who has everything. From the tried and true Christmas chocolates to electrical items and everything in between grab that gift and maybe a little something for yourself you can then kick back and enjoy the rest of your weekend.

Get into a little country music

CALDERA Country Music Club has now been entertaining people from all over the area from Lismore to Brisbane for 6 months and it just gets bigger and better all the time. You can join in and get up and have a sing or play your favourite instrument as long as you bring along 3 chorded charts for the brilliant backing band "Sandfire". December 22nd at Condong Bowling Club from 12 noon, sees the last Caldera Country Music Club meet for 2013. Dancers are made very welcome as well. Any enquiries contact Gail on 0419 282471

Get a new book and help raise funds

THE Murwillumbah Luekaemia & Cancer Research Society will be holding a 2nd Hand Book Sale in the All Saints Anglican Church undercroft Riverview Street on Saturday 21st December from7.30am - 12noon. Huge range of books including cooking, craft, romance, gardening and latest novels. Prices are from 50¢ would make excellent last minute Christmas stocking fillers. All enquiries 02 66721741

Feel the festive vibe at Carols by Candlelight

HAVEN'T had your fix of Christmas carols this year? Sunday the 22nd December sees the Burringbar Community Christmas Carols at the Bush Fire Brigade Shed, Main St, Burringbar to commence at 6.30pm. Bring the kids along for a fun family event.

Paddle passion in Cudgen Creek

WITH a fine forecast for the weekend, Cudgen creek, Kingscliff is an ideal location to begin your Stand-Up Paddle Board passion. With 9 km of flat water, no boat traffic and beautiful wildlife surrounds, this epic activity, both fun and healthy, will have you grinning from ear to ear. Watersports Guru at Kingscliff can help you with board hire and also lessons if needed and they can be found every weekend at Kingscliff Bridge on Sutherland St from 9-3pm or give them a call on 0430 082 890 to arrange alternate times. Come and enjoy a great way to see the beautiful Cudgen Creek.



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Banora Point robbers charged with fraud and drug possession

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Man charged with spitting at police

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Police hunt for driver involved in a cemetery car chase

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