Patti Smith confirmed for Bluesfest 2017

CONFIRMED: US singer Patti Smith performing in Switzerland last year.

Find out who else in the first line up announcement

You are going to Falls for this music line-up

CONFIRMED: Local artist Bernard Fanning is part of the line up for Falls Festival Byron Bay.

The line-up and ticket purchase details have been announced.

Keeping the conversation going on housing issues

A forum to discuss housing in the Mid-Richmond will be held next week.

A community conversation to nut out the issues

Farce among the mountains

Grainne (Brook Lacy) and Niamh (Jaime Sheehan) fight over the fur coat while Dermod (Daniel Richards) and Fintan (Mike Sheehan) look on with concern.

New production by the Ballina Players

Night Letters is first up on stage

THEATRE: The cast of Night Letters by Riding Hoods Entertainment.

Park Lane Theatre hosting first theatre production

Photographer returns to showcase history of work

Renowned Australian photographer, John Elliott, has visited Crows Nest several times over the past twelve months collecting portraits of residents for his exhibition The Crows Nest Portrait Project. Photo Contributed

For Mr Elliott, photography is about capturing the moment

Soweto Gospel Choir: The many songs of South Africa

COMING SOON: The internationally popular Soweto Gospel Choir will perform in Lismore.

The African music icon comes back to the Northern Rivers

The Tropical Fruits New Year Festival

Tropical Fruits New Year Festival is the biggest Gay and Lesbian social community event in regional Australia. The week long Festival is run by over 300...

Happy Daze Karaoke

Happy Daze Karaoke is the premier karaoke in the Northern Rivers.

Happy Daze Karaoke is the premier karaoke in the Northern Rivers.

Matt Day and Mateus

TUESDAY 20 SEPTEMBER – MATT DAY & MATEUS – 7.30pm

TUESDAY 20 SEPTEMBER – MATT DAY & MATEUS – 7.30pm

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Regular performer at the Workers' Heights Bowling Club with a loyal following.

Regular performer at the Workers' Club with a loyal following.

Route 66

Route 66 are regular performers at the Lismore Workers Club

Route 66 are regular performers at the Lismore Workers Club

Country Carna

Toe Tapping Time at Lismore Workers Club on the fourth sunday of every month.

Toe Tapping Time at Lismore Workers Club on the fourth sunday of every month.

Cadillac Rockers

Christmas Eve Entertainment for your enjoyment.

Christmas Eve Entertainment for your enjoyment.

10 common snakes and how to identify them

SUNSHINE Coast snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

Five things you need to know before taking a lightning photo

Key tips from photographer Warren Lynam

Property: What $300,000 buys you

Here's what $300,000 would look like in different suburbs.

This week's gig guide

Fiji-born Shem brings his Bob Marley celebration to the Bangalow Hotel Sunday.

The gigs you need to know about this week

REVEALED: Mayor's grand vision to transform rail corridor

A BOLD plan to turn a disused section of rail corridor into an international tourism attraction could be the "biggest game changer this shire has ever seen".

Investors eye Gladstone's $4m island with resort approval

UP FOR SALE: Turtle Island is on the market.

CHINESE and Sydney investors flag interest in Gladstone island.

Major concerns as backpacker review starts

The Government announced the start of a review and public consultation on the broad range of issues affecting the supply and remuneration conditions of labour performed by Working Holiday Maker visa holders.

Have your say on the backpacker tax

Camping ground DA fires up debate in council

Approval of an RV park in Lawrence has not pleased everyone

Not so Clueless - Alicia knows the Northern Rivers is ace

Alicia Silverstone is most well-known for her leading role in 1995 movie Clueless.

Alicia Silverstone has been enjoying the Northern Rivers

The Top 5 travel trends of 2016

Scenic Crystal, Rhine Gorge: One travel trend this year is cruising - but to less popular destinations.

The way people travel constantly changes

Big-spending tourists have North Coast on radar

Tourism is on the rise in the North Coast