As Queensland puts a hard close on its borders to NSW, Victoria and the ACT at 1am Saturday morning (8 August) they have agreed to exemptions for border towns.
A man has been charged over a crash that killed a man in Tweed Heads on Tuesday night.
A man has been charged after police seized cannabis and firearms during a search warrant at a property on the state’s Far North Coast this week.
Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a boy missing for the second time from Tweed Heads.
Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a girl missing on the Far North Coast.
Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a boy missing from Tweed Heads.
How dare this American billionaire destroy so many vital community assets in Australia for the sake of saving a fraction of one per cent of his fortune.
Two men have been charged over an alleged vehicle theft at Tweed Heads earlier this week.
The North Coast region of NSW has already experienced significant climate change: average temperatures on the east coast of Australia have increased by around 0.7 °C compared to pre-industrial levels, and this warming trend is expected to continue.
Police are appealing for information after a registered club south of Tweed Heads was damaged by fire this week.
There used to be only a few cents differences in fuel prices – but with differences of over thirty cents a litre across the Northern Rivers is it time to start shopping around again?
Medical equipment is in high demand and Lismore MP Janelle Saffin is encouraging local business to come on board and start producing this much-needed equipment.
Tweed and Byron Shire Mayors are reminding anyone thinking of heading this way for a holiday or visit that they are ‘to stay away'.
Police say a man has been charged after the stolen car he was driving allegedly struck a pedestrian, following multiple pursuits yesterday.
If it’s not fire then it is rain – and with the rain has come an early end to the fire season on the far north coast and Northern Rivers region.
Currently the Telstra and NBN networks are out across the region and Telstra may be out around the country. It appears that Optus users are still able to use their data and phone services with good indoor and outdoor coverage available.
Four people have been arrested as part of a Tweed/Byron Police District operation targeting vehicle and goods theft.
Following recent rains the water supplied to the Tweed Shire catchment has been appearing dirty as a result of the high mineral content that has washed into the river following the long dry spell.
Five water mains have broken in Tweed Heads leaving 250 home without water for most of today.
A man has been charged with murder following a fatal brawl at Ballina last month.
Around a fifth of people living in various parts of the Northern Rivers are living in poverty, including up to one in four children.
Member for the Blue Mountains Trish Doyle last week told media the regional station was closed so fire-fighters could go to a community outreach program in Ballina.
Thieves are reportedly targeting caravan parks from Tweed Heads to Pottsville stealing pushbikes, computer tablets, TVs, phones and other various electronic items.
Estimates of close to 6,000 students and supporters have been reported from the Student Strike 4 Climate currently being held in Byron Bay. Other centres around the Far North Coast and the rest of the state are also reporting a massive turn outs.
Police are appealing for public assistance as investigations continue into a serious two-vehicle crash near Uki.