SPORT RESULTS BOWLS Brunswick Heads Men Week Ending 19.05.13 – Cock of the Walk: G Rendell def P Brassington. Wednesday Mens Triples: Winners: V Rydman, D Proudlock, D Croft. 2nd: J Maguire, K Roberts, L Campbell. 3rd: M Masula, J... Read More →
Dean Trevaskis The Mullumbimby Moonshiners only loss so far this season was at the hands of the Iluka Cossacks. Saturday at Brunswick Heads was the opportunity to square the ledger. The Shiners surged deep into Cossacks territory early. Todd Arthur... Read More →
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T1RzROYi7qk Mandy Nolan This Friday the Starboard Cannons line up with a host of musicians (Deidi Vine, Chris Aronsten, Bill Jacobi, Luke Vassella, Julie Oliver, Jessie Vintila, Tim Stokes, Stu Eadie, Thierry Fossemalle, Alex McLeod and Steve Russell) to celebrate... Read More →
RESULTS BOWLS Brunswick Heads Men Week Ending 05.05.13 – Cock of the Walk: G Rendell d W Evans. Wednesday Triples: Winners: J Boyle, J Boyle, C Woods. 2nd: E Boyter, W Evans, R Carbines. 3rd: F Marks, M Guest,... Read More →
Dean Trevaskis In the first home game of 2013 The Moonshiners donned a new strip replicating the original 1989 Shiners jersey, and charged out in front of a crowd nudging 300 to take on the Evans Heads Killer Whales. There... Read More →
SPORT RESULTS BOWLS Brunswick Heads Week ending 28 April, 2013. Cock of the Walk W Evans d D Turnbull. Wednesday 24.4.13 1st J Mills, D Turnbull, G Rendell; 2nd J Boyle, M Masula, J Boyle; 3rd V Rydman, l O’Donnell,... Read More →
John Campbell The Mullumbimby Giants, having come from 14–nil down at half-time, were desperately defending a 24–22 lead as the timekeeper put his hand to the siren. With nothing on the clock and a gallant victory all but secured,... Read More →
Dean Treavskis The Moonshiners coming off the bye headed to Iluka for their third consecutive away game. A revived Cossacks side had thumped Grafton the previous week. The first ten minutes saw an arm wrestle in the middle third of... Read More →
With International Midwives Day coming up, Sharon Shostak took a look in at Mullumbimby Birth Centre’s pilot home birth program, which is concluding its first year with resounding success reported by all involved – and a call for more. Music... Read More →
John Campbell The only way was up for the Mullumbimby Giants after last year and new coach Scott Johnston already has them set firmly on that trajectory. They were beaten by reigning premiers Murwillumbah on Sunday, but it was only... Read More →
Dean Trevaskis Looking to back up an opening round win the Moonshiners travelled to Ballina on Saturday. A great turnout of green and gold supporters had plenty to cheer early. Five minutes in Dillon ‘The Charging Bear’ Pyne swooped to... Read More →
Dean Trevaskis The Moonshiners kicked off their 25th rugby season with an away trip to Evans Head last Saturday. The team has retained all 2012 players, welcomed back a couple of prodigal sons and picked up some excellent... Read More →
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQBqDebgbeg Mandy Nolan The articulate, insightful, and dynamic Mama Kin was one of the big hits of last year’s Mullum Music Festival. She takes her boots and all approach gearing up for a performance at the Mullum Civic Hall... Read More →
SURF PATROLS Byron SLSC Saturday 6.4.13 PATROL NO 10: 10am–4pm Cody Buck, Graeme Condie, Mike McCabe, Greg McCabe, Trudy McCabe, Tony McCabe, Tod/Joel Martin, Dean Rutgerson, Greg Graham, Tod Buckland, Dan McCabe, Peter Tiernan, Roger Buck Sunday 7.4.2013 PATROL... Read More →
Story & photos John Campbell As pre-season tantalisers go, last Saturday’s Byron Bay Red Devils versus Mullumbimby Giants trial was never going to be up there with the Charity Shield. But it was a game of footy nonetheless, and... Read More →
The local show may still be some way off but the search for two girls from the region to represent the community at Sydney’s Royal Easter Show took place on the weekend. As Sharon Shostak discovered, it’s not all about... Read More →
Other towns in our region may have had larger events or more famous performers but this year’s gathering at Mullumbimby Hospital had something extra to celebrate – the saving of the hospital’s overnight casualty doctor service. Video Sharon Shostak
One of the special community programs at the Mullumbimby Music Festival is the Youth Mentorship Program. Sharon Shostak went behind the scenes of this year’s event and followed the experiences of some very talented local winners.
The Drill Hall in Mullumbimby has spawned a community theatre company, free acting workshops and a wealth of acting and production talent. Sharon Shostak takes a look backstage.
From humble beginnings 20 years ago, Mullumbimby’s own youth circus now has graduates performing around the globe. Last weekend they premiered their latest show at Mullum Showgrounds. Video Sharon Shostak
Next Thursday Uke Mullum will celebrate its first anniversary at The Courthouse Hotel. Sharon Shostak paid a visit to last month’s event, catching Stukulele and his many fellow strummers in the act.
In the ongoing campaign to keep overnight doctor services at Mullumbimby Hospital, one woman has come up with a novel approach. Video reporter Sharon Shostak attended a letter-writing party.
Women of all ages gathered at Mullumbimby Civic Hall on Saturday under the veil of the Red Tent to laugh, share, dance, cry and celebrate. Sharon Shostak was there for Echonetdaily.
Following on from her successful 2011 Mothers In Music workshop, Kathryn Jones has personally mentored a group of four aspiring women in music who will present their work in a dynamic performance showcasing their original songs. Video producer Sharon Shostak... Read More →