September 2016

Published a story 28th Sep 2016 11:46 AM

NSW Fire and Rescue crews are fighting a bushfire at Ballina.

PHOTOS: Firies battle North Coast bushfire

NSW Fire and Rescue crews are fighting a bushfire at Ballina.

Published a story 28th Sep 2016 9:13 AM

UPDATE: Five people in the same family have been hurt, three critically, after a car crash last night.

Horror crash: Unregistered car had no seats or seatbelts

UPDATE: Five people in the same family have been hurt, three critically, after a car crash last night.

Published a story 28th Sep 2016 5:59 AM

THE great white shark attack on teenage surfer Cooper Allen at Ballina's Lighthouse Beach on Monday has renewed calls about what more can be done.

How can we prevent shark attacks on the North Coast?

THE great white shark attack on teenage surfer Cooper Allen at Ballina's Lighthouse Beach on Monday has renewed calls about what more can be done.

Published a story 27th Sep 2016 2:55 PM

BREAKING: The woman involved in a car rollover on the Pacific Highway has been taken to Lismore Base Hospital by road ambulance.

Woman in hospital after car rollover on Pacific Highway

BREAKING: The woman involved in a car rollover on the Pacific Highway has been taken to Lismore Base Hospital by road ambulance.

Published a story 27th Sep 2016 9:11 AM

WHILE shark attack victim Cooper Allen, 17, recovers in hospital, the normally popular Lighthouse Beach at Ballina is still very quiet.

Has the shark attack scared off swimmers?

WHILE shark attack victim Cooper Allen, 17, recovers in hospital, the normally popular Lighthouse Beach at Ballina is still very quiet.

Published a story 27th Sep 2016 8:49 AM

THE failed shark barrier could pave the way for an ocean pool, which has "wide community support".

Fund Ballina's ocean pool in the shark strategy: Councillor

THE failed shark barrier could pave the way for an ocean pool, which has "wide community support".

Published a story 27th Sep 2016 8:41 AM

THE deputy mayor will have the same powers as mayor if the mayor requests it, or is prevented by illness, absence of otherwise from doing their job

Who will become the Ballina Shire's deputy mayor?

THE deputy mayor will have the same powers as mayor if the mayor requests it, or is prevented by illness, absence of otherwise from doing their job

Published a story 27th Sep 2016 6:18 AM

FIRST Rockhampton tried to claim they were the beef capital, now Bundaberg's trying to claim they're the macadamia capital. What will they try to claim next?

Bundaberg stole our maca capital crown

FIRST Rockhampton tried to claim they were the beef capital, now Bundaberg's trying to claim they're the macadamia capital. What will they try to claim next?

Published a story 26th Sep 2016 1:27 PM

TENDERS for the construction of three major Ballina Shire Council developments will be decided at next week's Ordinary meeting.

Who will win airport, surf club and tennis court tenders?

TENDERS for the construction of three major Ballina Shire Council developments will be decided at next week's Ordinary meeting.

Published a story 26th Sep 2016 10:33 AM

A SPATE of shark attacks last year was not just a "blip on the radar", with authorities now reassessing the safety of Lighthouse Beach.

Shark attack: What's next for the Ballina surf club?

A SPATE of shark attacks last year was not just a "blip on the radar", with authorities now reassessing the safety of Lighthouse Beach.

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