International adjudicators to visit Maclean for 119th Maclean Highland Gathering

The Lower Clarence Scottish Association has assembled one of its strongest adjudicating panels for this year’s…

Annual ‘Cruise the Clarence 2024’

The annual ‘Cruise the Clarence 2024’ for the Shag Islet Cruising Yacht Club starts on Easter…

Feral Pigs – we are coming to find you

An extra special gathering happened last Tuesday week when all organisations involved with feral pig eradication…

News Briefs

Roads closed at Yamba Several Yamba roads will be closed on Sundays until April so the…

Maclean crime

The Clarence Valley Independent has received reports of about 50 cars or residences being broken into…

Grafton Chamber of Commerce

There was a fantastic atmosphere at the first 2024 Grafton Chamber of Commerce “Business After Hours”…

Local apprentices served delicious opportunity

Emma Pritchard   Two aspiring apprentice chefs from the Clarence Valley were among 32 finalists from…

Grafton Regional Gallery – opening of new Exhibitions on Saturday

This Saturday February 17 from 5pm to 7pm at the Grafton Regional Gallery. Everyone is welcome…

A heartfelt thank you from Maclean Lions Return & Earn

We have finally settled into our new container office – may have taken a while, but…

60th anniversary of collision

On Saturday February 10, at 1100 the Clarence Valley Naval and Mariners held a Commemorative Service…

The Perils of Risky Driving art exhibition

The Perils of Risky Driving will be featured at an art exhibition by local mixed media artist…

What Is ‘One Love’ About?

According to Paramount, Bob Marley: One Love celebrates the life and music of an icon who inspired generations…

Thank you for finding my denture

Rodney Stevens   A Yamba resident who lost her lower denture for five days was so…

Navy’s worst peacetime disaster

At 2056 (8.56pm) on the 10th of February 1964 HMA ships Melbourne and Voyager collided 20…

South Grafton house fire CCTV released

Footage of a person moving with a distinct walk, captured near the scene of a suspicious…

Body of man found at Iluka Bay

Investigations are underway into the death of a well-known Yamba man whose body was found in…

Iluka Hotel taking shape 

Col Hennessy   Just on twelve months ago last drinks were poured at the iconic Sedgers…

Water bombers help bring fires under control

Several water bombing aircraft, including the 737 large air tanker the ‘Marie Bashir’ were brought in…

Australia Day barbeque serves up plenty of mateship and community spirit

Members of the Grafton Rotary Club celebrated Australia Day last week by hosting their 15th annual…