Lifesaving

Tue 30 Oct 2018

Funeral held for beloved surf life saver

Funeral held for beloved surf life saver

WITH "much sadness", the Surf Life Saving community farewelled one of its stalwarts, a man described as a "mentor and good friend".

Wed 24 Oct 2018

Lifesaving drone trial to be extended

Lifesaving drone trial to be extended

Three Byron Shire beaches set to be under the watchful eye of drone surveillance

Tue 11 Sep 2018

Life-saving operation at risk to club's pokie bid

premium_icon Life-saving operation at risk to club's pokie bid

A surf club boss fears her life-saving organisation will take a dive if a fellow not-for-profit venture is granted a gaming licence.

Sat 8 Sep 2018

Tony was an ordinary bloke who left his mark on the world

premium_icon Tony was an ordinary bloke who left his mark on the world

HIS shirtless frame revealed his trim upper body and love of tattoos as he pumped weights with his chemotherapy tubes attached.

Fri 17 Aug 2018

North Coast swimmers without shark nets

premium_icon North Coast swimmers without shark nets

SHARK nets will not be used to protect beachgoers on popular north coast beaches this summer, the government conceding they can’t guarantee people will be safe.

Mon 13 Aug 2018

Surf life saving clubs share helicopter service funds

premium_icon Surf life saving clubs share helicopter service funds

MONEY distributed to surf clubs after agreement with old and new helicopter services.

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