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Youth suicide?

ABC News reporting on youth suicide in remote communities at an alarming rate? The Elders are using Aussie Rules...

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Is consciousness necessary?

As science progresses the magical, spiritual, perceptions of the world fall away into the garbage trucks that pass by...

Concerns over potential impact of piggery DA 

Plans submitted to Council earlier this year for the historic old Skinners Shoot piggery at 103 Yagers Lane have raised concerns with residents.

Editorial – Should Mullum’s water remain locally sourced?

The push by members of Council’s Water and Sewer Advisory Committee (WSAC) to retain Mullum’s local water supply is heating up...

Stick to the sand – Tweed Councillors reject Kingscliff DA to change fill on floodplain

Tweed Council has insisted that a Turnock St development use court-ordered sand to protect rainforest, and a rare snail, rejecting the developer’s attempt to vary the conditions.

Bringing the ‘Funky Bus’ to town

Louey Howell and the Funkatu Collective are an original psychedelic, bush funk band who combine an eclectic fusion of reggae, soul, ska and hip-hop into a delightfully delicious explosion of funky goodness guaranteed to get your booty shakin’.

Tweed council call for young tree-huggers

The Tweed Shire Council is inviting high school students in the local government area to participate in the national Speaking 4 the Planet competition on the theme: Trees: the guardians of life. 


Engine (previously Engine Three Seven), embark on their Torn Asunder summer tour this month, playing three shows back to back this coming Australia Day weekend.
After two successful EP releases, E37 (2008) and Atmosphere (2010), Engine are on the verge of releasing their first full-length album, and are taking their new material for a test run with shows in Brisbane, Coolangatta and Lennox Head.

This Friday sees the band team up with a huge lineup of some of Brisbane’s finest including The Given Things, Forever The Optimist, Far From Paris and Shadowgame (Melbourne) at the Transcontinental Hotel.

Saturday they will open for The Butterfly Effect and HELM at the Coolangatta Hotel for a massive Aus Day Eve show as part of TBE’s Eyes Down tour, and on Australia Day Sunday, Engine will headline their own show at the Lennox Hotel with support from Hammers and Shadowgame (Melbourne).

Catch one of Australia’s most dynamic live bands doing what they do best this Australia Day weekend as part of their Torn Asunder summer tour.


Friday January 24 – Transcontinental Hotel, Brisbane – Tickets $15 on the door

Saturday January 25 – The Coolangatta Hotel, Gold Coast – Tickets $34.70+BF

Sunday January 26 – The Lennox Hotel, Lennox Head – Free Entry

See their YouTube clip here.

Find this and many other great gigs in Echonetdaily’s North Coast Gig Guide.

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