July 2015

Published a story 29th Jul 2015 5:41 PM

RESIDENTS of the tiny village of Palmers Island feel they could be dwarfed by a caravan park development proposed to become their neighbour.

Residents fear size of proposed caravan park

RESIDENTS of the tiny village of Palmers Island feel they could be dwarfed by a caravan park development proposed to become their neighbour.

Published a story 29th Jul 2015 5:14 PM

ANTIQUE motorbikes aren’t a great ride: their electronics are totally unreliable, and when it comes to brakes, you’re in the lap of the gods.

Phil likes to ride in hard lane

ANTIQUE motorbikes aren’t a great ride: their electronics are totally unreliable, and when it comes to brakes, you’re in the lap of the gods.

Published a story 29th Jul 2015 7:45 AM

NEARING the end of its second season in Lower Clarence Netball Association’s First Division, the Breakers Sassqueens are sitting in fifth spot with four wins, but without a real chance of making the finals.

Sassy shooting from Sassqueens

NEARING the end of its second season in Lower Clarence Netball Association’s First Division, the Breakers Sassqueens are sitting in fifth spot with four wins, but without a real chance of making the finals.

Published a story 28th Jul 2015 7:23 PM

THE LATEST government offer in its bid to restructure the NSW fishing industry is just more of the same thing they rejected last year, say local fishers.

Fishers fillet latest offer from state government

THE LATEST government offer in its bid to restructure the NSW fishing industry is just more of the same thing they rejected last year, say local fishers.

Published a story 28th Jul 2015 5:59 PM

THE ANGLICAN Op Shop in Grafton is open for business less than a month after arsonists set the building alight.

Anglican Op Shop open for business in new venue

THE ANGLICAN Op Shop in Grafton is open for business less than a month after arsonists set the building alight.

Published a story 27th Jul 2015 6:45 PM

THE ATTRACTION of a State Woodchopping title lured a crowd of about 500 to the 11th annual Glenreagh Timber Festival.

Cutting edge woodchopping at Glenreagh Timber Festival

THE ATTRACTION of a State Woodchopping title lured a crowd of about 500 to the 11th annual Glenreagh Timber Festival.

Published a story 27th Jul 2015 6:31 PM

A $6 MILLION plan to consolidate five Grafton Clarence Valley Council works depots into one super site has gone on public exhibition.

Plans for $6m council works depot supersite in Grafton

A $6 MILLION plan to consolidate five Grafton Clarence Valley Council works depots into one super site has gone on public exhibition.

Published a story 26th Jul 2015 10:05 PM

THERE are murmurs of civil disobedience, but opponents of the removal of camphor laurel trees in the Maclean CBD are keeping their cards close to their chests.

Protestors may chain themselves to iconic Maclean trees

THERE are murmurs of civil disobedience, but opponents of the removal of camphor laurel trees in the Maclean CBD are keeping their cards close to their chests.

Published a story 25th Jul 2015 8:09 AM

A FLOTILLA of 12 boats and 60 rowers are about to embark onone of the region’s longest sporting events.

Clarence event a marathon for North Coast oarsmen

A FLOTILLA of 12 boats and 60 rowers are about to embark onone of the region’s longest sporting events.

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