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Wed 28 Oct 2020

Latest instalment in Mullum Madness coming to silver screen

Premium Content Latest instalment in Mullum Madness coming to silver screen

Film delves into some of the creative ‘firsts’ in the alternative scene of the Northern Rivers

Stunning film delves into alien-looking world of fungi

Premium Content Stunning film delves into alien-looking world of fungi

NORTHERN Rivers filmmakers are about to release their first feature documentary called Planet Fungi, filmed in India.

Sun 25 Oct 2020

Tex Perkins will take the Man in Black to Bluesfest 2021

Premium Content Tex Perkins will take the Man in Black to Bluesfest 2021

NORTHERN Rivers residents Perkins and Garret Kato are part of a list of eight new names added to the line up.

Wed 21 Oct 2020

New album and their own recording label for local musos

Premium Content New album and their own recording label for local musos

THE five-piece indie rock-pop band is about to release their sixth music album

Peak Byron: Gin and yoga ... what’s not to love?

Premium Content Peak Byron: Gin and yoga ... what’s not to love?

THE new activity will be held at the resort weekly throughout November.

Tue 13 Oct 2020

Use $100 voucher to learn secrets of surf photography

Premium Content Use $100 voucher to learn secrets of surf photography

GET a prize pack from Havaianas and discounts on equipment, as well as money-can’t-buy experiences.

Free Ballina workshop could help change the film industry

Premium Content Free Ballina workshop could help change the film industry

MORE local and international productions are being filmed on the Northern Rivers every year.

Sun 11 Oct 2020

Star-studded film festival ready for the red carpet

Premium Content Star-studded film festival ready for the red carpet

THE judging panel includes actors Jack Thompson and David Wenham, plus journalists Richard Wilkins and David Stratton.

Wed 23 Sep 2020

Arts venue has long list of shows, with a twist

Premium Content Arts venue has long list of shows, with a twist

“I felt like Father Christmas calling artists to book them for shows, they cannot wait to come and perform for us.”

The Whitlams set to unveil new music at Northern Rivers show

Premium Content The Whitlams set to unveil new music at Northern Rivers show

FRONTMAN Tim Freedman will bring one of his rare solo tours to seven NSW venues in November.

Ciao! Italian film gems on the big screen

Premium Content Ciao! Italian film gems on the big screen

THE Italian Film festival will offer new stories, old classics re-told and some surprises during its Northern Rivers dates.

8 new artists confirmed for Bluesfest 2021

Premium Content 8 new artists confirmed for Bluesfest 2021

THERE’S a lot to love about this latest line-up announcement.

Sat 19 Sep 2020

Two local artists named as Archibald 2020 finalists

Premium Content Two local artists named as Archibald 2020 finalists

PORTRAITS of a refugee and a writer have made the final cut this year.

Sat 29 Aug 2020

Older Hemsworth brother leads film shoot on Northern Rivers

Premium Content Older Hemsworth brother leads film shoot on Northern Rivers

LUKE Hemsworth has been filming an independent film in the area.

Fri 21 Aug 2020

VIDEO: It's mating season and spotting platypus is a game

Premium Content VIDEO: It's mating season and spotting platypus is a game

Check out these playful creatures at Eungella and read our top tips for spotting them

Having a whale of a time off Lamberts Lookout

Premium Content Having a whale of a time off Lamberts Lookout

There was plenty of whale action as they cruised past Mackay on the weekend. Have you spotted them?

Wed 19 Aug 2020

Should Schoolies go ahead this year in Byron Bay?

Premium Content Should Schoolies go ahead this year in Byron Bay?

The schoolies website says its ‘business as usual’, but authorities are firm on restrictions currently in place.

Izzy ’overwhelmed by kindness’ at Bachelor mansion

Premium Content Izzy ’overwhelmed by kindness’ at Bachelor mansion

THE stunning 29-year-old thought “what’s the worst that could happen?” when applying for the casting.

Tue 18 Aug 2020

5 ways to save money while helping a local business

Premium Content 5 ways to save money while helping a local business

WITH no tourism from Victoria and Queensland, here is a list of some local businesses with interesting offers.

Thu 13 Aug 2020

How breathless Izzy plans to win over The Bachelor

Premium Content How breathless Izzy plans to win over The Bachelor

BORN in Grafton, she moved to Lismore when she was 12, and now she’s trying to find love on a reality TV show.

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