Big Waves, big memories to be compiled

Beautiful place to surf at Lennox Head.

A crew are compiling a book of the history of surfing around Lennox

North Coast lifeguards made over 140 rescues during summer

BEACH HEROS: Lifeguards made more than 140 rescues along the Northern Rivers during the 2016-17 summer season and now the Australian Lifeguard Service is seeking new recruits for the 2017-18 summer.

Call for new lifeguards for 2018 summer

Wallabies fan goes viral: 'I love you but I'll be blunt'

Michael Hooper of Australia (2nd right) stand with his team mates during the last minutes of their international rugby union test match against Scotland at Allianz Stadium in Sydney, Saturday, June 17, 2017.

“I love you, but I’ll be blunt. The Wallabies are a disgrace. “

Games goal for hectic teacher

CHASING DREAM: Casino boxer Karlee Mc Pherson has her sights set on the Commonwealth Games next year.

Karlee McPherson has her sights set on representing Australia

NSW's shock Game Two line-up for State of Origin

Blues have done something not possible in the past two decades.

Fishos: Stick to the rivers - you'll be rewarded

Stick to the rivers if you're fishing this weekend.

Big winds and southerly swells will restrict weekend fishing

Netballers heading to Sydney for titles

Lismore will field teams in the open championship division and the Under-17s at state titles.

Lismore sending two teams to state championships

Bennett blasts Hayne for Origin blunder

NSW star butchered what should have been the knockout blow for the Blues.

Cheika rings the changes for Italy Test

Stephen Moore (right) and Scott Sio of the Wallabies.

Stephen Moore has been re-installed as Wallabies captain.

AFL preparing to launch Twenty20-style game

The Suns and Power played a game in Shanghai earlier this season.

Concept seen as the answer to opening up international markets.

Roar re-signs key defensive duo

Avram Papadopoulos of the Brisbane Roar.

Avram Papadopoulos and Michael Theo have recommitted to club.

Melbourne set to host vital Socceroos qualifier

The Socceroos line up before their 2018 FIFA World Cup Asian qualifier against Saudi Arabia at the Adelaide Oval.

AAMI Park on verge of being announced as venue for Thailand clash.

Billy Slater makes bold call on his Origin future

Billy Slater of the Maroons runs with ball during State of Origin game two.

Maroon has no plans to follow Johnathan Thurston into the sunset.

Report card: Hayne's night of horrors

Billy Slater of the Maroons (left) and Jarryd Hayne of the Blues challenge for a high ball.

We evaluate the performance of every aspect of the losing NSW side.

'I did not think this would ever happen in my wildest dreams'

Giants defender Bec Bulley. Photo: Getty Images

Bulley prepares for Super Netball premliminary final with Giants

Cathy Freeman finds her love for athletics again

Former track and field athlete Cathy Freeman is a 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games ambassador.

Golden girl is an ambassador for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

What's happened to the great Novak Djokovic?

Novak Djokovic of Serbia during his game against Nick Kyrgios of Australia at Indian Wells.

Former world No.1 has gone from being tennis's king to its joker.

Firebirds legend has no regrets about retirement

Former players Clare McMeniman (left) and Laura Geitz celebrate a Firebirds win.

Clare McMeniman is loving the new Super Netball competition.

Sam Thaiday glad there's still loyalty in the game

TOGETHER AGAIN: Sam Thaiday, Johnathan Thurston and Mal Meninga.

Broncos star happy coach shows faith

Rep-break report card: your NRL club rated

Billy Slater of the Storm is chased by James Maloney of the Sharks.

We rate your club's season so far.

Michael Ennis: NSW facing a much sterner test

DANGER MAN: The Maroons will attempt to keep Blues fullback James Tedesco quiet in tonight's clash.

NSW preparing for a much sterner test, writes NSW great.

Justin Hodges: Maroons need to stick to game plan

DESERVED CALL-UP: Maroons debutant Jarrod Wallace has done a great job for the Titans since leaving the Broncos.

Big names know how to get the job done when pressure is on.

Greg Martin: World Cup heartache still drives Scots

Israel Folau was one of the Wallabies' best against Fiji.

Wallabies should prepare for some angry Scotsmen in Sydney.

Never misjudge a Maroon: lessons from the '95 'nuffies'

Queensland Maroons debutant Tim Glasby answers questions at a press conference in Brisbane.

We should be cautious about pre-judging team, writes Tony Durkin.

Tim Horan: Testing time for Wallabies

ADDED RESPONSIBILITY: Michael Hooper will lead the Wallabies against Fiji tomorrow.

Chance for the Wallabies to show what wearing the gold jersey means

It's time the Hayne Plane ignited his jet engines

Jarryd Hayne runs out  at 1300SMILES Stadium in Townsville last Saturday.

Is he worth the money the Titans have shelled out?

Andrew Johns: Blues had 'dumbest half of football' ever

Andrew Johns unloads on NSW players after the loss.

“It’s the dumbest half of football NSW have played."

Thurston to live forever as immortal after Qld fightback

Johnathan Thurston of the Maroons prepares to kick the match winning conversion during State of Origin Game II between the NSW Blues and Queensland Maroons, at ANZ Stadium in Sydney on Wednesday, June 21, 2017.

Andrew Johns declared Thurston’s injury will needs surgery.

How Queensland players rated

Valentine Holmes of the Maroons, (centre), celebrates with teammates after scoring a try.

THEY left it late but they refused to die.

How the NSW players rated

GAME OF TWO HALVES: Mitchell Pearce was outstanding for the Blues in the first half, but where was he in the second?

Here are our ratings for the Blues in Origin II

Maroons new boys did their bit in Houdini act

Debutant Valentine Holmes of the Maroons scores a try .

QUEENSLAND'S four debutants were never going to be match winners.

Here's Johnny ... Maroons shining star seals win

Johnathan Thurston of the Maroons (right) celebrates with teammates after winning game two.

JOHNATHAN Thurston. You are a genius ... even when you are busted.

Gawn back to take on the Eagles

Max Gawn is ready to play again after a hamstring injury.

MELBOURNE coach Simon Goodwin declared Max Gawn a certain starter.

WATCH: Young Lion's heroics not enough to stop Power

Chad Wingard of the Power puts pressure on Dayne Zorko of the Lions.

It's not all rainbows and puppy dogs for Port Adelaide.

VIDEO: Rance and Franklin take fans to footy heaven

Lance Franklin (left) and Zak Jones (right) of the Swans and Alex Rance (second from left) and Kane Lambert of the Tigers go toe to toe.

Swans overturned a 36-point deficit to beat Tigers by nine points.

Socceroos tempted to go with Kruse control

IMPACT PLAYER: Australia's Robbie Kruse could start for the Socceroos in the Confederations Cup showdown with Cameroon.

It's do or die for the Socceroos in the Confederations Cup

Socceroos into the unknown against Cameroon

Mathew Leckie is a likely starter against Cameroon.

Socceroos into the unknown against Cameroon

Socceroos' comeback gives coach hope

Australia's Tommy Rogic leavees Germany's Shkodran Mustafi in his wake duirng their FIFA Confederations Cup opener in Sochi.

Postecoglou praises players after narrow loss to Germany

Socceroos push world champions in Cup opener

Australia's Mathew Leckie (left) and German rival Jonas Hector vie for possession in their FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 group B soccer match in Sochi.

Australia edged out by Germany in Confederations Cup clash

Don't judge us by Confederations Cup results, says Socceroos boss

Tim Cahill leads teammates during a training session in Sochi.

Don't judge us by Confederations Cup results.

Joyce is new man in charge at Melbourne City

Warren Joyce is the new coach at Melbourne City.

A-League club signs former Man United guru

Champions Trophy fairytale comes true for Pakistan

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed celebrates after claiming the catch to dismiss the last of the Indian batsmen in the ICC Champions Trophy final at The Oval in London.

Bottom-ranked side springs upset in tournament decider

The long history between cricket's greatest foes

India captain Virat Kohli marks a half-century in the ICC Champions Trophy semi-final against Bangladesh.

India and Pakistan to meet in Champions Trophy decider.

Agar called in for out-of-favour O'Keefe on Bangladesh tour

Ashton Agar during a nets session at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Recurrence of a stress fracture has ruled Mitchell Starc out.

Seccombe to coach Queensland Bulls

Phil Jaques quit as Queensland coach earlier this year.

Wade Seccombe is the new coach of the Queensland Bulls.

WATCH: Kohli and Sharma shine as India powers into final

India captain Virat Kohli (right) and Rohit Sharma celebrate at the end of the ICC Champions Trophy semi against Bangladesh at Edgbaston.

Defending champion has powered into Champions Trophy decider.

More twists and surprise to come in Champions Trophy?

Bangladesh's Mosaddek Hossain, centre, is the team's leading wicket taker in the Champions Trophy.

THREE teams left in the ICC Champions Trophy.

Super Netball on hold for Commonwealth Games

SUPER Netball's stars face a 10-month wait before they return to action next year with the league's fixtures to be pushed back for the Commonwealth Games.

Firebirds swoop on rising star

Former Queensland Firebirds and Australia captain Laura Geitz (right) is yet to make an announcement about her playing future.

Queensland Firebirds reveal player list

Lightning captain stepped out of comfort zone and thrived

CAPTAIN: Geva Mentor.

Lighting's defence was crucial in its grand final win.

Speed helps Lightning to inaugural title win

SOAKING IT IN: Laura Langman of the Lightning celebrates the win.

Speed and quick passing key to success.

Mentor braced for clash with Giants shooter in final

OPPONENTS: Giants shooter Kristina Brice and Lightning Geva Mentor during their last encounter at Sydney Olympic Park.

Lightning captain ready for a grand final test.

Coaches prepare for battle of wits in super final

COACH: Noeline Taurua.

One has won five titles and the other has one.

Sunshine Coast ready to light up for grand final

GOOD LUCK! Sunshine Coast Lightning netball team ready for the finals.

Lightning have already won regardless of tonight's result

Michelle Payne will remember Ascot ride 'forever'

Payne was gobsmacked at the pageantry of the Royal meeting.

Clearly the one to beat for Group 1 Stradbroke?

Jockey Hugh Bowman riding Clearly Innocent (6) to win the Group 1 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup during the Darley Kingsford Smith Cup Day. Photo: AAP

Waller duo Mackintosh and Counterattack also in the running

McEvoy to pilot Mackintosh in Group 1 at Doomben

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy and Egg Tart claim the Group 1 Queensland Oaks at Doomben. Picture: AAP

McEvoy said Waller had done a massive job with the filly

City's racing future sealed as jockeys rejoice

RACING AHEAD: An artist's impression of the Bundamba Racetrack redevelopment.

$13 million package will change the face of Ipswich racing forever

Lismore's flood repairs on track but it will take time

Racing won't return to Lismore Turf Club until July 22.

In the meantime Casino will host turf club's next race meet

Hunter sets his sights on Casino double

Grafton trainer Hunter Kilner with Steve's Surprise, which will be striving to win a second consecutive Beef Week Cup today.

Grafton trainer aiming for second consecutive Beef Week Cup

Racing community raises $165,000 for paraplegic jockeys

A fundraising night was held at Clifford Park next Saturday for injured trackwork riders Ben Saunders (left) and Wade Clasohm.

The region’s racing community rallied for two Toowoomba jockeys

Brooks Koepka wins US Open golf title

BROOKS Koepka has won his first major championship with victory at the US Open at Erin Hills in Wisconsin.

Harman in front on crowded US Open leaderboard

Brian Harman leads the US Open by one shot.

AMERICAN Brian Harman takes lead at US Open.

Carnage at US Open as world's top three sent packing

Jason Day, of Australia, reacts on the ninth hole during the second round of the US Open at Erin Hills in Wisconsin.

Marc Leishman set to be the only Aussie to make the cut.

Fowler leads US Open as Day struggles

Rickie Fowler of the US hits his tee shot on the second hole during the first round at the 117th US Open Championship at Erin Hills in Wisconsin.

WATCH: American leads from Xander Schauffele and Paul Casey.