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Mon 27 Jan 2020

A cut above the rest on Australia Day

premium_icon A cut above the rest on Australia Day

They were riding high in the annual ride-on mower Australia Day contest at Harwood Hilton

OAM: Keeping the spirit of volunteering

premium_icon OAM: Keeping the spirit of volunteering

He says he’s busier now than he has ever been, but one thing keeps our sole OAM awardee going - his wife

Leading the next generation for Iluka

premium_icon Leading the next generation for Iluka

Public school principal named as village’s citizen of the year at Australia Day celebrations

WHAT’S YOUR NAME? Here's Clarence's most popular baby names

premium_icon WHAT’S YOUR NAME? Here's Clarence's most popular baby names

Did you have a baby last year? See how popular your bundle of joy’s name was in the Clarence Valley

Council could seal financial windfall

premium_icon Council could seal financial windfall

NSW Government takes road less travelled by taking on more responsibility

Sun 26 Jan 2020

Australia Day lamington death caught on camera

premium_icon Australia Day lamington death caught on camera

Witnesses have spoken about the horrifying moment a tradition turned to tragedy when a woman choked as she participated in a lamington-eating competition.

Tram derails in crash with car near SCG

premium_icon Tram derails in crash with car near SCG

A tram was derailed and two people injured when a car and a light rail vehicle crashed into each other at Moore Park on Sunday.

Gruesome discovery as body found on beach

premium_icon Gruesome discovery as body found on beach

Police are investigating after an unidentified body was found on a Coffs Coast beach. There are currently three men missing at sea after two separate tragedies.

Why Marnus won’t wear safety guard

premium_icon Why Marnus won’t wear safety guard

Marnus Labuschagne copped a few high blows early in his Test career but remains among a handful of players who refuses to wear a neck guard on his helmet.

‘Outplayed the King’: Simmons ruins history

‘Outplayed the King’: Simmons ruins history

Ben Simmons has once again stood up when his side needed it most, continuing his hot streak to spoil LeBron James’ party.

Sickening infection from common habit

Sickening infection from common habit

A man contracted a severe infection because of his bad habit, leading a friend to share the gory details online. WARNING: Graphic

‘Wild’ on-court row rocks Aussie Open

‘Wild’ on-court row rocks Aussie Open

A notorious hothead and the brother of tennis legend Andy Murray have turned on each other in an extraordinary 10-minute altercation on court.

‘Without Pedersen, Porte would’ve been f***ed’

premium_icon ‘Without Pedersen, Porte would’ve been f***ed’

Richie Porte fought off all comers on Sunday to win his second Tour Down Under title. But the work of Mads Pedersen can’t be understated.

‘Shut up, d***head’: Prodigy’s Slam dream crushed

premium_icon ‘Shut up, d***head’: Prodigy’s Slam dream crushed

Tennis’ teen titan Coco Gauff has been knocked out of the Australian Open by countrywoman Sofia Kenin.

Hawks legend locked in for bushfire bash

Hawks legend locked in for bushfire bash

It’s the code crossover that dreams are made of, and spin king Shane Warne bowling to a Hawthorn legend could become a reality.

Cairns hold on after late Phoenix charge

premium_icon Cairns hold on after late Phoenix charge

A handful of observations from the Cairns Taipans’ big win against SEM Phoenix on Sunday afternoon on the road.

Seth MacFarlane’s massive $1m donation

Seth MacFarlane’s massive $1m donation

Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane is the latest celeb to dig deep, dipping into his own stash to give directly to the Irwins’ Australia Zoo.

Queen’s secret signal to Prince Harry

Queen’s secret signal to Prince Harry

The Queen does nothing by accident, and her latest move is no different – it’s a message to Harry and its meaning is “crystal clear”.

Veteran firey’s seen it all, but this blew him away

premium_icon Veteran firey’s seen it all, but this blew him away

“IT WAS like a tsunami, but instead of a wall of water it was a wall of flame.”

Rebels ramp up pre-season with familiar faces back on deck

premium_icon Rebels ramp up pre-season with familiar faces back on deck

Some former South Grafton greats are back and ready to go for the 2020 season.

Emotional harbour ceremony for new Australians

premium_icon Emotional harbour ceremony for new Australians

51 new Australians were inducted as citizens aboard HMAS Canberra during an emotional ceremony that also honoured our hardworking firefighter heroes.

Brothers batters combine for big partnership

premium_icon Brothers batters combine for big partnership

John Holmes and Jamie Firth put on a 130-run stand to help guide Brothers to victory over Tuc-Cop PLE

Coffs Coast Chargers out of Plan B Regional Bash finals

premium_icon Coffs Coast Chargers out of Plan B Regional Bash finals

Chasing 165 to win against Lake Mac Attack, the Coffs Coast Chargers fell 50 runs short of victory

Five Qld patients await deadly virus test results

premium_icon Five Qld patients await deadly virus test results

Queensland’s chief health officer warns the deadly coronavirus poses a serious threat to the state, with five Queensland patients awaiting test results.

Schools on alert for coronavirus symptoms

premium_icon Schools on alert for coronavirus symptoms

Tens of thousands of students return to school this week and teachers have been warned to stay alert for symptoms of coronavirus.

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