Netball champion to have breakfast in Lismore

Liz Ellis will be in Lismore for a breakfast event.

Business owners are invited tobreakfast event with Liz Ellis

REVIEW: Under the Gun doco looks at right to bear arms

ARMED: A still from the 2016 documentary film Under the Gun by Stephanie Soechtig.

An in-depth look into America's gun culture.

Messing with your head

MIND BLOWN: What could be weirder than the realisation that we have another completely separate brain and nervous system than the one originating in our heads?

Fascinating connection between your gut and your brain

Neil Finn to headline Bluesfest

Neil Finn, of Crowded House fame, will play in Byron Bay with his wife Sharon and their band The Pyjama Club on June 11.

DON'T dream, it's not over, Neil Finn to hit the stage

Sir Elton John coming to Mackay: What you need to know

Sir Elton will come to Mackay and Cairns in September.

Tickets to the concert go on sale on March 14

MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT: Global superstar to rock Mackay in 2017

A major concert is set to rock Mackay this year.

Mackay, Cairns to host world's biggest superstars Sir Elton John

Calling all playwrights to compete in Hot Shorts

A Midsummer Night's Dream, a Drill Hall Theatre Company Production. Performer Ben Morrisey pictured at The Mullumbimby Drill Hall. Photo Patrick Gorbunovs / The Northern Star

The Drill Hall Theatre's biennial short play competition is on again

Northern Rivers Euchre Tournament

Set the date for Lismore's annual Northern Rivers Euchre Tournament, 20th - 21st May 2017

Buns & Hops

Every Friday night. Live music starts at 6:30pm, two sets. Burgers, share plates...

B & D Karaoke

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

B and D Karaoke is the premier karaoke in the Northern Rivers.

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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.

Atmosphere presents: Don't Lock Up Your Granny

Journey back to the 1950's, 60's and 70's

Journey back to the 1950's, 60's and 70's

Route 66

Route 66 are regular performers at the Lismore Workers Club

Route 66 are regular performers at the Lismore Workers Club

B & D Karaoke

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

B & D Karaoke is the premier karaoke in the Northern Rivers.

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

Longreach is a welcome oasis

Arguably the economic centre of Outback Queensland, it is almost a mirage amid hundreds and hundreds of kilometres of grazing and scrub country

The beautiful capital city that we don't want to see

Perth has fallen out of favour with Aussie travellers.

When it comes to taking a holiday at home, you’re a bit of a dud.

$1.5m Northern Rivers boutique tourist farm up for sale

The unique Black Sheep Farm near Nimbin is up for sale.

The property hasn't been up for sale since the 80s

Australian tourism's changing face

Holiday makers were the main tourists who visited Australia in 2016.

Asian countries now Australia's main tourist source

WATCH: Elephant flings tourist into air in Thailand

A tourist finds out the hard way about trying to wash an elephant.

Woman washing elephant with a sponge in a river

Summer draws up to 10,000 to Rainbow Beach

POPULAR SPOT: Swedes Jakob Friedrich, Jakob Pettersson and Emma Andersson at Rainbow.

Australia Day is set to give Rainbow one last boost for summer.

Construction to start on new koala tourist centre in Lismore

Newton Denny Chapelle's site plan for Friends of the Koala.

The centre will be dedicated to koala conservation