UPDATED: Police confirm tragic death at Fingal Head

Police and surf lifesavers have ended the desperate search of a man at Fingal Head.

'Why Ballina?' Surprise over plans for INXS museum

Ballina has been earmarked as one of the desired locations band INXS proposes to erect its music museum.

"Sydney has enough ... how about giving it to a small town?”

Road spikes end dangerous police chase on Pacific Highway

Highway patrol arrested a man after a 30 minute pursuit near Ballina.

Drunk driver leads police on 30-minute chase

Only 10 grams in it for first place in bass pro grand final

Fishing at Fawcett Park, Ballina.

Forster fisherman just narrowly beats former Casino local

Superdeafy on screen this weekend

American actor John Maucere as Superdeafy in the film No Ordinary Hero : The Super Deafy Story.

Enjoy this film in Ballina with your hearing impaired friends

INXS museum could be built in Ballina

Ballina is in the mix of towns and cities that could be home to a permanent collection of INXS memorabilia.

Music museum could put coastal town 'on the map'

Spectacular photo of Migaloo beats 10,000 entries in comp

Award-winning professional photographer Craig Parry has claimed glory again after his 2016 photo of white humpback whale Migaloo beat 10,000 entries to win the Underwater World category of Russias prestigious Golden Turtle awards.

North Coast photographer wins prestigious international award

Slow internet holds back state-of the-art rescue tower

UP FOR AN AWARD: The architects who designed Ballina's Marine Rescue tower have entered the building in an award.

Safety cameras unable to be live streamed due to ailing connection

Be the first to see Thor fighting 'a friend from work'

BLOCKBUSTER: Chris Hemsworth and Mark Ruffalo (as Hulk) in a scene from the movie Thor: Ragnarok.

Tickets to advance screenings of Thor : Ragnarok are for sale

Teen caught in stolen car on Pacific Hwy at Ballina

An 18-year-old Queensland woman has been arrested for stealing a car and driving offences.

Girl, 18, pulled over in stolen car with 14-year-old passenger

Mackay real estate agent urges banks to move

Who's leading who when it comes to the housing market?

Willy-nilly lending burst a bubble, but agent urges banks to change

Samsung's new 360 camera has 17 lenses and cost $US10k

The 360 Round has been designed for the VR specialist.

The 360 Round has been designed for the VR specialist

Bizarre photo app no one was asking for

Picture: Tim Carrafa

This could be the worst idea for an app ever.

Nanas show no fear in quest to save environment

OLDER PROTESTERS: 95-year-old Bill Ryan of the Sydney Knitting Nanas and Friends group joins the Lismore group in protest.

Nanas are ageing loudly in support of protecting the planet.

Melbourne’s ‘game changer’ that every city needs

This gadget is changing the world.

New GPS technology a 'game changer' for blind people.

Creepy technology tracking your face while you shop

Westfield's Smart Screen captures your movements as you shop

Technology monitors your mood and tracks every move you make.

Here comes the rain again? Radar shows huge belt of clouds

AN ENORMOUS belt of clouds is making its way across the lower half of Queensland and northern NSW, with areas from Coffs to Rockhampton showing potential rain.

Man pleads not guilty to indecent assault of girl, 12

Lismore Court House in Zadoc Street. Stock Footage.

THE 45-year-old faces three counts of indecent assault

Man cuffed after police stop and search a car

MAN ARRESTED: Police have arrested a man after they stopped and searched a Holden Commodore on Moonee St.

A man has been arrested after police stopped and searched a car

Cafe will reopen but company will dissolve, owner confirms

INCOGNITO: Goonellabah's Café Cognito closed its doors several days ago and its parent company was listed for deregistration by ASIC on September 12.

Goonellabah cafe's parent company on the ASIC strike-off register

Ice, cannabis and weapon seized in home search

Ice, cannabis found in home search

Ballina beach rapist could be out of jail in two years

Angels Beach, Ballina.

"There are no winners here": Victim's family

Virtual reality virgin answers zombies' call of duty

Killing zombies reaches a whole new level in this gaming experience.

Jane Barnes: They thought I was the bad influence

Jimmy Barnes at his home in Sydney this year.

Jimmy's daughter sad to learn her father hated himself so much

Woman behind Chris Gayle allegations revealed

West Indies' Chris Gayle leaves the pitch after being caught by England's Joe Root off the bowling of England's Chris Woakes during the One Day International cricket match between England and the West Indies at the Oval cricket ground in London, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017.

Woman behind exposure allegations revealed

Screening of anti-vaccination film 'could cost kids' lives'

The first childhood vaccinations were introduced in Australia in 1932.

Doctors damn anti-vaccination film screening

Which media women get paid more than men?

KIIS duo Kyle Sandilands and Jackie O are finally on par when it comes to their pay deal. Picture: Sam Ruttyn

We need to talk about pay disputes

Inside Hong Kong’s high-rise prostitution ring

The Fuji Building in Hong Kong is notorious for its prostitution.

What lies inside this building, you won’t see coming

Man shot dead by police at motel

SA POLICE are responding to a serious incident at the Tollgate Motel in Glen Osmond.

Man wanted for crashing his van into officer has been killed

Is La Nina coming this summer?

Rafaela Dmitruk from Kirra at Snapper Rocks. Picture: Nigel Hallett

Experts are closely monitoring the possibility of a La Nina event

premium_icon Ian Frazer on cusp of breakthrough on neck cancer vaccine

The new vaccine will be trialled on head and neck cancer patients in Brisbane.

IAN Frazer may be on the cusp of another big cancer breakthrough

premium_icon Resort guest: ‘This has ruined my career’

Leeanne Casey, whose left arm was speared by a palm frond while she was lying on a pool lounge at the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort in 2014.

A woman is suing a luxury Gold Coast hotel for almost $360,000

Huge moon cave could be first offworld colony

A Moon base may have just become much easier, with the discovery of an enormous protective lava tube beneath the lunar surface.  Picture: ESA

Before we settle Mars, we must return to the caves

Who built these mysterious ‘hellgates’?

Some of the 'gates' found linked to ancient lava domes in Saudi Arabia. Their purpose is unknown. Picture: D. Kennedy, Arabian Archaeology and Epigrahy

Why did an ancient people build some 400 mysterious ‘gates’

‘Cocaine’ Cassie gets six years

Cassie Sainsbury in a previous Bogota court appearance.

Judge blocks media from viewing Cassie's court appearance

How this dad lost 90kgs

FIGHTING FIT: Michael Ditton from Gympie has lost 90kg since making life-altering changes to his diet. INSET: Michael before and after his transformation.

He could barely walk

Woman catfished with model winds up with him

How these catfish victims fell in love.

Victim of catfishing winds up having the last laugh

New thong jeans are a disgrace to denim

What has this designer done to denim?

It's a known fact that millennials are obsessed with denim trends

You do know you’re dead after you die

Several studies have recorded brain activity after a person has died

One of life's big questions: What happens when I die?

Dad’s post about having kids goes viral

The post on Gottoddlered's Instagram page resonated with parents everywhere.

Dad’s viral side-by-side photos show what kids do to you

O Project: Photographer captures women’s orgasm face

'The O Project' by photographer Marcus Alberti captures women's expressions during an orgasm. Woman who is always on the brink of an orgasm

Marcos Alberti’s latest work is suitably dubbed “O Project”

GoT star ‘cried’ reading final script

GAME of Thrones star Kit Harington has revealed that he broke down after reading the final ever script for the wildly popular show.

Bieber’s shock tattoo stuns fans

Justin Bieber shocked fans with his latest tattoo. Picture: Instagram

Justin Bieber’s fans are in mourning after his latest trick

Feldman to out Hollywood paedophiles

Corey Feldman says he is working on a plan to out his abusers. Picture: Supplied

Former child star Corey Feldman says he is working on a plan

What's on the small screen this week

Gaten Matarazzo, Winona Ryder, Sadie Sink and Noah Schnapp in a scene from season two of Stranger Things.

SOPHIE finally chooses her man and Stranger Things returns.

Aussie toy boy’s Spanish romance

Carmen Martinez-Bordiu y Franco and Australian boyfriend, Timothy McKeague pictured in Madrid. Picture: Media Mode

A young Australian man is the talk of Spain

Stan Lee reveals the "greatest super hero of all"

Lee and Paris are collaborating with Samsung on a game and have let a little more out of the bag then they should have.

If you could have any super power, what would it be?

Barry Du Bois' heartbreaking cancer revelation

TV personality Barry Du Bois made an emotional announcement on last night’s The Living Room, revealing his new cancer diagnosis. Picture Chris Pavlich

Barry Du Bois spoke about what was in store for him