With public submissions about to close on the Rous Future Water Project, we spoke to two legendary Northern Rivers protectors to get their views on the proposed Dunoon Dam.
Despite the significant impacts of the border closure on our local health and construction sectors, our tourism and retail economies appear to be performing solidly.
A new initiative, the Northern Rivers Brand, has been developed through a collaboration of regional partners, including key business, industry and government representatives – collectively they are Northern Rivers Together.
Lennox Head has finished the regular season of the Far North Coast rugby union competition with a hard fought 35–18 win playing away against Bangalow last Saturday.
The Byron Bay Beez hosted round one of the North Coast Shield at home in the Hive at the Cavanbah Centre over last weekend.
Coming up on September 13 is a free artist talk by the Northern Rivers art photographer and teacher R.J. Poole.
Border closures are having significant impacts on different industries in the Northern Rivers with the construction industry suffering on multiple fronts while the tourist industry appears to be bouncing back to seme degree.
Two important exhibitions of Indigenous art are have been launched at the Lismore Gallery and will both run until November
The RFS have released a statement advising that an additional 21 areas will begin the bush fire season today due to local conditions.
The koala is one of the iconic Australian animals that we are known for around the world. Yet we are failing this animal, and many others, and continuing their drive towards extinction as we continue to drag our feet on creating viable koala parks.
A woman has been charged with murder following the discovery of a body in the state’s north last week.
The Byron Bay Beez basketballers are enjoying a return to most competitions, and after two rounds the senior men have posted a win and a loss.
If you have pre-existing health conditions, or you are associated with people who are at risk if they contract COVID-19, the impact of other people not taking basic COVID precautions can be highly stressful.
The 2020/21 cricket season is about to begin and Clunes Junior Cricket Club is on the lookout for players to join a supportive team and have great fun in the outdoors.
Lismore council have been conducting an online survey about the restrictions which has seen the New South Wales/Queensland border closed.
Echonetdaily has been contacting Rous County Councillors for their arguments for and against the proposed Dunoon/Channon Dam project. This week Cr Darlene Cook shares her view.
Two Lismore venues have been issued $5,000 fines following non-compliance with COVID-19 Public Health Orders.
When you’ve lived in a place like Lismore all your life, it might be hard to really understand what a refugee goes through, but helping the best way you know how is a start, and Lily Ryan is doing just that.
Emergency alerts from Queensland Health have been issued for residents in multiple suburbs in the south, south-east and south-west of Brisbane.
On Saturday, hundreds of people lined the streets of Lismore to say goodbye to a much-loved and admired friend, Peter Jackson, a.k.a Pete RoaDart, a.k.a Pothole Pete, who died tragically at his property earlier this month.
If you have been outside in the last couple of days you will have noticed that the air is quite misty in some parts of the Far North Coast.
Peter Jackson’s family, the Channon Market and Binney Family Funerals have put out a statement about the funeral arrangements for the Northern Rivers legend, and how the public can be involved.
Have you created a great portrait? Hosted by the Lismore Regional Gallery, the Hurford Hardwood Portrait Prize is a biennial prize open to artists Australia wide and is now in its seventh year and open for entries.
The Brunswick Heads Housie shed is being boarded up by Reflections Holiday Parks to prevent homeless people using the space.
With many regular markets now being able to operate pot lockdown, everyone is taking the chance to enjoy getting out and taking a stroll