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Tributes for songstress Sara Tindley

Hundreds gathered at a small rural property at Lindendale last week to say their final farewells to Sara Tindley, a very much loved personality from the Northern Rivers. 

Other News

Cheeky Cabaret returns!

Following the Cheeky season is some incredible live music, including Ella Hooper: Small Town Temple tour, Libby O’Donovan – cabaret singer extraordinaire, Stella Donnelly: Flood Australian tour, Liz Stringer and William Crighton co-headlining in a powerhouse performance, and the house is thrilled to announce the fabulous Tim Rogers & The Twin Set coming in April.

Only nine weeks to Bluesfest and 18 new artists announced

Easter is on its way and that means Bluesfest is only nine weeks away. 

Oil spill on M1 near Byron, traffic backed up to Brunswick Heads exit

An accident on the M1 has brought southbound traffic to a standstill from the Brunswick Heads exit at Gulgan Road and Tweed Street.

Elanora woman murdered – police seek sightings of Ford Laser

Detectives investigating the murder of 61-year-old Wendy Sleeman are appealing to anyone who may have seen or captured vision...

Environment law fails to protect threatened species

A University of Queensland finding says that the federal environmental laws are failing to mitigate against Australia’s extinction crisis.

Appeal for flag stolen from Bruns

The two Aboriginal flags that fly high over the Brunswick River Bridge on Invasion Day have become a potent symbol of survival and solidarity for many in the Shire. 

The 2014 Drug Aware Margaret River Pro is stop #2 on the 2014 Samsung Galaxy ASP Men’s World Championship Tour – the locals are hitting the waves hard and making a strong impression on their west coast brothers and sisters.

Stephanie Gilmore of Tweed Heads, Gold Coast, Australia (pictured), advanced into Round 3 of the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro in Western Australia in Round 1 at Margaret River. Photo ASP  Kelly Cestari
Stephanie Gilmore of Tweed Heads advanced into Round 3 of the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro in Western Australia defeating Paige Hareb (NZL) and Pauline Ado (FRA) in Round 1 at Margaret River yesterday. Photo ASP Kelly Cestari.

 

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Mick Fanning of Coolangatta advanced into Round 3 of the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro in Western Australia, defeating Nathan Hedge (AUS) and Matt Wilkinson (AUS) in Round 1 – Photo ASP Kelly Cestari,

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Adam Melling of Lennox Head advanced into Round 3 of the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro in Western Australia, defeating Joel Parkinson (AUS) and Mitch Coleborn (AUS) in Round 1 at Margaret River. Photo – ASP / Kelly Cestari

 

 


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