November 2019

Published a story 15th Nov 2019 8:57 PM

POLICE will allege in court the man lit a bushfire, which is still currently burning, as an attempt to back burn for the protection of a cannabis crop.

SAVE THE WEED: Man charged for starting fire to protect crop

POLICE will allege in court the man lit a bushfire, which is still currently burning, as an attempt to back burn for the protection of a cannabis crop.

Published a story 15th Nov 2019 2:24 PM

IT WASN’T just the drivers, governing body and officials involved in this year’s rally who were feeling generous this week.

BUY A BURGER: McHappy Day is twice as meaningful this year

IT WASN’T just the drivers, governing body and officials involved in this year’s rally who were feeling generous this week.

Published a story 15th Nov 2019 2:01 PM

WITH the engines failing to fire at this year’s cancelled Rally Australia due to the ongoing bushfire tragedy, those involved with the event have ensured they still leave their mark on the Coffs Coast.

Rally leave a parting gift for the Coffs Coast

WITH the engines failing to fire at this year’s cancelled Rally Australia due to the ongoing bushfire tragedy, those involved with the event have ensured they still leave their mark on the Coffs Coast.

Published a story 11th Nov 2019 5:11 PM

The Coffs Coast’s flagship global sporting event is now on our doorstep for 2019 and the world’s best drivers are pumped up.

IT’S HERE: Rally is ready to roll

The Coffs Coast’s flagship global sporting event is now on our doorstep for 2019 and the world’s best drivers are pumped up.

Published a story 11th Nov 2019 3:58 PM

THERE was a sombre mood on Monday as the top World Rally Championship drivers gathered at the Big Banana for a media day.

Drivers brace for a smoky race

THERE was a sombre mood on Monday as the top World Rally Championship drivers gathered at the Big Banana for a media day.

Published a story 11th Nov 2019 2:01 PM

LAST year he rose to the top of the pile in a thrilling WRC finale in Coffs Harbour, now 2018 Rally Australia champion Jari-Matti Latvala wants to repeat it.

Latvala wants to end ‘very tough’ year on a high

LAST year he rose to the top of the pile in a thrilling WRC finale in Coffs Harbour, now 2018 Rally Australia champion Jari-Matti Latvala wants to repeat it.

Published a story 10th Nov 2019 3:19 PM

WITH locals becoming increasingly fed up, further action will now be taken against those who choose to illegally camp in Urunga.

ENOUGH IS ENOUGH: Crackdown on illegal campers in Urunga

WITH locals becoming increasingly fed up, further action will now be taken against those who choose to illegally camp in Urunga.

Published a story 10th Nov 2019 11:21 AM

THE bushfires which have impacted large parts of the North Coast have forced organisers to make changes to the upcoming Kennards Hire Rally Australia.

ARC cancelled, WRC could be 'significantly shortened'

THE bushfires which have impacted large parts of the North Coast have forced organisers to make changes to the upcoming Kennards Hire Rally Australia.

Published a story 10th Nov 2019 10:56 AM

AIRBNB'S Open Homes Program recruits hosts who are willing and able to provide free temporary housing to displaced residents

Airbnb hosts open up their doors for those left homeless

AIRBNB'S Open Homes Program recruits hosts who are willing and able to provide free temporary housing to displaced residents

Published a story 9th Nov 2019 4:42 PM

NUMEROUS sporting events have had to be cancelled and postponed this weekend due to the lingering smoke from bushfires across the North Coast.

SAFETY FIRST: Smoke causes sport fixtures to be cancelled

NUMEROUS sporting events have had to be cancelled and postponed this weekend due to the lingering smoke from bushfires across the North Coast.

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