The Byron Flea Market may be one of the least-known market spaces in the northern rivers, but it is one of the best – it encourages young up-and-coming entrepreneurs!
Brunswick Heads Public School celebrated its fifth annual ‘Fairtastic’ night of Halloween fun on Saturday afternoon and evening. Check out the photos.
The 16th Federal Park Party was held on Saturday, featuring a silent disco, busking comp, games, fabulous food and, of course, lots and lots of doggies.
For only the second time in musical history the Ballina and Lismore concert bands got together for a blow and a bang last Sunday. Musical director for the Ballina Concert Band Laurie Green and Ben Van Kleef who is the conductor... Read More →
Today is your last chance to see the art installations at the the Brunswick Nature Sculpture Walk, a triennial event created along the foreshore of Brunswick Heads.
Formed in 1998, Ballina Arts and Crafts Incorporated (BACCI) wanted to promote a friendly meeting place for artists and craftpersons from Ballina and the surrounding districts.
A cool blustery day did little dampen the determination of protestors at Tyagarah as almost 100 supporters visited the Nude Not Lewd rally throughout Sunday morning.
With a photo of some young kids eating whipped ice-cream, nine-year-old Sophia Dadon will go down in history as the youngest overall winner of the annual Brunswick Heads Simple Pleasures Photo Competition. Keeping in mind this year’s theme – Loving... Read More →
Residents in Mullum would have been forgiven for thinking there was an emergency last Friday, as the Westpac helicopter circled overhead before landing in town. On an occasion too exciting for words, the entire Mullumbimby Public School cohort were squeals... Read More →
On Saturday there was a planetary rally as thousands of protesters at 850 events in 95 countries joined to #RiseForClimate.
Splendour in the Grass 2018 welcomed music, crowds, and queues. Lots and lots of queues. I think half of the time we don’t even understand what we’re queuing for - us Splendour-goers just really adore queueing.
This year marked the tenth anniversary of the Back to Brunswick Hot Rod Run, in memory of Pete Chapouris.
Some much anticipated sunny weather and a little finger picking from the Sidewalk Stompers helped get crowds in the mood for Saturday’s annual Old & Gold festival at Brunswick Heads.
Despite a few spots of rain, the 2018 Mullum2Bruns Paddle attracted a crowd, both in the river and on the bank, with some 1206 paddlers participating complete including several dragon boats.
In a year that saw hemp foods finally decriminalised and some small progress on medical marijuana, the weekend’s Nimbin MardiGrass renewed its struggle for complete legalisation.
The misty dawn and hint of rain was hardly going to deter those who had fought in muddy fields, steaming jungles or sandy deserts in the name of our country.
Hosted by the oldest living culture, Boomerang Festival was a highlight of this year's Bluesfest.
I could actually sum up yesterday at Bluesfest in two words: Hussy Hicks!
Yesterday Tyagarah relaxed into hump day and punters bumped along in the Bluesfest groove.
Day two at Bluesfest upped-the-anti as the best gigs in the country all played simultaneously at Tyagarah and punters came away very happy
Despite the wet weather, three World Naked Bike rides took off around the Northern Rivers over the weekend without a hitch and without a stitch – albeit with somewhat fewer participants than in more clement years.
Celebrating the achievements of Pauline Menczer was well overdue when, on Tuesday evening, she became the 40th inductee into the Hall of Fame at the Australian Surfing Awards on the Gold Coast.
Last week dancer and choreographer Emma Saunders was in the NORPA Studio developing a new solo movement work Dancing With Myself.
At 7am on Valentines Day, some 223 people, mainly female, got their red on for the annual V-Day flash mob on Byron Bay’s Main Beach.