The Northern Star (Lismore, Australia)

Articles from April 23, 2013

Bingo with Tuneful Twist
Byline: PETER WEEKES peter.weekes@northernstar.com.au At a glance The Beach Hotel, Byron Bay, Wednesday nights, 7a10pm The Lennox Pub, Lennox Head, Tuesday nights, 7a10 pm Aqua Bar, Aquarius Hostel, Byron Bay, Thursday nights, 8a10pm ...
Blitz for Regional Tourism
Byline: Jessica Grewal news@northernstar.com.au NORTH Coast holiday hot spots serviced by Qantas will get a fresh plug in a $30 million marketing blitz showcasing NSW as the ultimate tourist destination. The airline, which in recent times brought...
Bowls Day Will Be Fundraiser for Memorial
Byline: Stuart Turner sport@northernstar.com.au FNC bowlers can enjoy some light-hearted competition and help raise funds for an important commemoration for former Australian war heroes. Lismore Workers Heights Bowling Club is hosting its annual...
Burials Remain, for Now Anyway
Byline: Rebecca Lollback rebecca.lollback@northernstar.com.au PLANS FOR THE CEMETERY Construct a new eastern path Set out new burial areas Plant trees, install bollards and close roads Prepare the new Anzac burial area Landscape and...
Capsized Boat Salvaged
Byline: Rebecca Lollback news@northernstar.com.au IT took an excavator, a four-wheel drive, a big trailer and the experts from Ballina Slipway to salvage the wreckage of Marine Rescue Ballinaas boat on Saturday. The boat capsized on April 15...
Government Cost-Cutting Puts Its Axe to Casino Fire Station Staff
Byline: HAMISH BROOME Hamish.Broome@northernstar.com.au CASINOaS fire station has been secretly downgraded in recent weeks, with no full-time station officer available as part of a deliberate cost-cutting policy initiated by Fire and Rescue NSW....
Lauren Earns Aussie Stripes; Sydney Sports School a Good Choice for Wollongbar Netballer
Byline: MITCHELL CRAIG Sports reporter THE decision to finish Year 12 at Westfields Sports High School in Sydney has paid dividends for Wollongbar netballer Lauren Yager (pictured). Yager, 17, has just been selected in the Australian under-17...
Metgasco Puts Well Capping on Hold under New Protocol
Byline: HAMISH BROOME hamish.broome@northernstar.com.au METGASCO drilling manager Simon Hann has indicated the company may not fully abandon two potentially profitable Dobies Bight wells, despite announcing it was fully decommissioning its remaining...
Mick and Matt Whip It Up
Byline: Seanna Cronin news@northernstar.com.au THE return of Mick and Matt Newell motivated some teams and discouraged others in last nightas five-way cook-off on My Kitchen Rules. Melbourneas Sam and Chris were eliminated after losing their...
Ocean Shores Residents Are Still Fuming over Sale of Roundhouse
Byline: SUE GARDINER MANY Ocean Shores residents are still fuming over their abetrayala by Byron Shire Council after it voted to sell off the Roundhouse site last Thursday, with Cr Diane Woods a particular target of anger. The deputy mayor was...
Ryan Right in the Swing
Byline: Stuart Turner Sports editor WHILE his golfing hero Adam Scott was heading towards a famous victory, promising Ryan Bigg was busy making a splash of his own on the regionas junior circuit. The 12-year-old took the nine-hole event at a...
Scott Win Moves Sam
Byline: MITCHELL CRAIG Sports reporter LISMORE golfer Sam Brazel has drawn plenty of inspiration from Adam Scott becoming the first Aust-ralian to win the US Masters. Brazel, 34, turned professional in 2002 and is playing his first year on the...
Shed-Ding Costly Fees
Byline: Rebecca Lollback news@northernstar.com.au AN important community organisation, the Ballina Menas Shed, has asked the council to waive development fees of more than $62,000. The fees relate to developer contributions, inspection fees,...
Young Families Needed to Boost Ballinaa[euro][TM]s Economy
Byline: Graham Broadhead news@northernstar.com.au PETER Carmont says he is too young to live in a aretirement villagea so he is pushing for more arecreational infrastructurea to encourage families to move to Ballina Shire and boost the local economy....
Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.