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April 11, 2021

Warbirds descend on Evans Head

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The historic Evans Heads aerodrome came alive with the roar of aircraft engines and chatter of aviation buffs over the weekend, as it has been doing for its annual Great Eastern Fly-In since 1992. It is the major aviation event on the east coast with aircraft of all types, shapes and sizes including old warbirds and scale models flying in from all over Australia.

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A win for the roughy

The battle for the 'roughy had been a tough road for conservationists and hopefully this win will be the last fight.

Maybe Canberra needs a bit of distraction biff

Mick breathed in but his Cronulla Sharks football jersey struggled to contain his well-insulated six-pack and he held up his hand as he approached Bazza in the front bar of the Top Pub.

Council crews working hard to repair potholes

Tweed Shire Council road maintenance crews are out across the Tweed's road network repairing potholes and other damage caused by the recent prolonged rainfall and previous flood events.

Poor Pauline

Bob Vinnicombe, Sefton A lot of hypocrisy from Labor and The Greens about respect for women. Look at the treatment they dished out to Pauline...