Fees and bonds to keep pets in strata banned under new legislation

The NSW Government has introduced 31 reforms to make it easier for people and their pets…

Yamba Evening VIEW Club urges local community to get behind the Smith Family’s Christmas Appeal

Yamba Evening VIEW Club is calling on the community to help raise funds for The Smith…

Let’s Talk About Menopause (and Breast Cancer)

Menopause. It’s a hot button (or hot flush, as it were) topic right now thanks to…

VOICES FOR THE EARTH

New Federal Environment Laws Professor Graeme Samuel’s 2021 report on the effectiveness of the federal Environment…

Improvements to Ballina airspace to come into effect from 2025

Civil Aviation Safety Authority Airspace around Ballina Airport will be controlled by air traffic controllers from…

Disaster survey a must for fire-affected farmers

NSW Farmers is strongly encouraging all fire-affected rural landholders to report damage through an official government…

Volunteer Organises Girls’ Gala Day in Far North Coast For 260 Cricketers

In September this year, Melanie Reeves, a schoolteacher with the Centaur Primary School up in Banora…

RELIEF AS ST JOSEPH’S PRIMARY SCHOOL AT WOODBURN ESCAPES THE CHOP

The announcement by the Board of Diocese of Lismore Catholic Schools that it has reversed a…

VOICES FOR THE EARTH

Apparently not our problem!   Local councils have a wide range of responsibilities, some of the…

Rate peg changes a positive outcome for NSW councils

NSW councils have welcomed IPART’s changes to the rate peg methodology as a victory for common…

National Recycling Week – What goes around comes around

Northern Rivers residents are being reminded that ‘what goes around comes around’ as North Easte Waste…

Renewable hydrogen takes to the skies

Australian aerospace startup AMSL Aero (AMSL) is looking to take hydrogen flight to the skies with…

Dig deep for your local Northern Rivers community this Christmas

Support The Salvation Army’s Christmas Appeal, so nobody struggles alone The Salvation Army is launching their…

Working together to reduce crime in retail

“Retail crime affects everyone”. Retail crime continues to rise.  Theft in retail has increased substantially in…

Grants for community members impacted by fires

Fire to Flourish and Northern Rivers Community Fund have developed a Bushfire fund for the Tenterfield…

Forestry plant 4 million seedlings near Grafton

A ground-breaking replanting program to replace pine trees devastated by the 2019-20 Black Summer bushfires has…

Australians unprepared for hailstorm season despite growing concern for wild weather events

New research has uncovered Australians are increasingly worried about the impacts that natural disasters and extreme…

Funding available to spruce up Clarence and Richmond Valley public assets

Clarence and Richmond Valley community groups that use Crown land should consider putting their hat in…

High Court’s historic EV decision a win for drivers and the environment

Electric Vehicle Council The High Court’s decision to strike down Victoria’s ill-considered electric vehicle tax is…