A LIGHTNING storm over Coffs Harbour in the early hours of the morning put on a stunning light show for those few who were awake at the time.
GROUP 2 coach admits he can't wait for the under-23 team to kick-off at Wingham this afternoon.
IT'S been a day of political back and forth in Coffs Harbour with the Coffs Coast's two political leaders hitting back at claims from Labor's Anthony Albanese.
EXCLUSIVE: If there's no bypass funds in the forward estimates of the next federal budget on May 8, Labor will be putting our local politicians under the pump.
BOTH the SCU Marlins and Port Pirates meet in an encounter that has suddenly become very important despite it being so early in the season.
Coffs Harbour hasn't won at McKittrick Park for a few years but that isn't what's making tomorrow's match against South Grafton such a difficult assignment.
Not the best of starts for Northern Storm this season, but coach Jade Porter sees scope for improvement.
The Coffs Coast has produced a couple of young national title holders at the Australian Surf Life Saving Championships.
If there's three certainties in life it's death, taxes and Coffs Harbour trainer Brett Bellamy and jockey Raymond Spokes winning the last on their home track.