North Coast backyard fire extinguished with garden hose

LAST night Fire and Rescue NSW were called to initial reports of a house fire at Suffolk Park.

A spokesperson said the incident turned out to be a small fire in the backyard of a home on Hayters Street, which was extinguished with a garden hose.

The Byron Bay team of Fire and Rescue NSW attended.

No one was injured.



Surfer fights off bull shark at NSW beach

premium_icon Surfer fights off bull shark at NSW beach

Lucky escape after freak encounter with shark at popular surf spot

62 shark sightings in 5 hours keep lifesavers busy

62 shark sightings in 5 hours keep lifesavers busy

DPI aerial patrols continue to report sharks chasing bait fish

PHOTOS: What $5 million buys you on the Northern Rivers

premium_icon PHOTOS: What $5 million buys you on the Northern Rivers

We take a snoop at some of our most exclusive properties

Local Partners