Coffs and Clarence News

Sun 27 May 2018

What do you want? Coffs business out to make lives easier

What do you want? Coffs business out to make lives easier

A BROKEN shoulder has led The Happy Frog owner Kim Towner to consider a new range of services for Coffs residents who may require food to be delivered.

Mon 21 May 2018

'Bit of crazy': Folk group looking for 'eccentric' dancers

'Bit of crazy': Folk group looking for 'eccentric' dancers

MORRIS folk dancing has an ancient history that may predate Christianity and is connected with fertility rituals.

Mon 23 Apr 2018

Anzac Day service times: Coffs and Clarence

Anzac Day service times: Coffs and Clarence

SERVICE listings for your local RSL club.

Tue 27 Mar 2018

Forget Me Not: Joyful choir sings to remember

Forget Me Not: Joyful choir sings to remember

IT'S A beautiful idea; a choir for people with dementia receiving care within their own home and for their carers.

Wed 21 Mar 2018

Row into better health says coach

Row into better health says coach

GAYLE Armour, one of four coaches at Iluka Rowing and Aquatic Club, knows what she's talking about, having been an active member for 18 years.

Sat 24 Feb 2018

Dog fostering keeps treasured pets alive

Dog fostering keeps treasured pets alive

ANIMAL Rescue Coffs Harbour dog foster volunteer Dawn McInnes proves fostering can be a special and rewarding experience.

Sat 27 Jan 2018

What's On: Coffs and Clarence

What's On: Coffs and Clarence

Your local area has lots to see and do.

Sun 24 Dec 2017

Maclean author inspires TV mini-series

Maclean author inspires TV mini-series

THE storyline for the biggest TV mini-series to be filmed in Australia was born in the mind of a Clarence Valley author.

POW's biography reveals emotional pain of WWII

POW's biography reveals emotional pain of WWII

DON Tweedie was not a literary man, but his experiences as a World War II prisoner of the Japanese in South East Asia scorch the pages of his book.

Author hits perfect note to finish trilogy

Author hits perfect note to finish trilogy

SONG for Emilia is the final book in Julia Osborne's coming-of-age trilogy, which began with The Midnight Pianist and continued with Playing with Keys.

Sat 23 Dec 2017

Pete's Place ready for Christmas

Pete's Place ready for Christmas

BUILDING work on Coffs Harbour's new homeless services centre, Pete's Place, is almost complete, in spite of wet weather.

Thu 21 Dec 2017

A second career sees Myra out of the bank and into fitness

A second career sees Myra out of the bank and into fitness

MYRA King has found a fulfilling second career by returning to her first love, the water.

Wed 20 Dec 2017

A 'Mrs Santy' enchanted Christmas display

A 'Mrs Santy' enchanted Christmas display

'MRS SANTY' wonderful enchanted caves sparkling with moving toys, multicoloured lights, Santa Claus figures, angels, Christmas trees, reindeer and more.

Tue 19 Dec 2017

Get creative at the Bellingen camp

Get creative at the Bellingen camp

LEARNING something new is always fun at Bellingen's Camp Creative.

Sat 25 Nov 2017

Generations keep active through the 'art of peace'

Generations keep active through the 'art of peace'

COLIN Hill is 74; his grandson Shane 'Shano' Dwyer is 17 and every week they send each other head over heels as they practise Aikido

Thu 26 Oct 2017

'Veranda post town' will transform with Writers Expo

'Veranda post town' will transform with Writers Expo

BOWRAVILLE is promoted to tourists as 'the veranda post town' but on Sunday, November 19 it will be 'the literary town'.

Wed 25 Oct 2017

Community Notices: Coffs Coast and Clarence Valley

Community Notices: Coffs Coast and Clarence Valley

MEMBERS of the Probus Club of Coffs City recently had a very enjoyable morning tea amongst the spring time display at Total Gardens.

Sat 21 Oct 2017

What's on: Coffs Coast and Clarence Valley

What's on: Coffs Coast and Clarence Valley

PAUL Mercurio will be the celebrity judge of the 2017 Stars of the Coffs Coast Dance for Cancer gala fundraising night at C.ex Coffs on October 28.

Thu 5 Oct 2017

Get your party shoes on and celebrate spring!

Get your party shoes on and celebrate spring!

CELEBRATE spring with a day of family fun at the RFBI Raleigh Urunga Masonic Village on Friday.

Wed 27 Sep 2017

Grafton's miracle child has lived a healthy life

Grafton's miracle child has lived a healthy life

JUDY Piercy the 'miracle child' was saved by Grafton's iron lung machine and the city's dedicated doctors and hospital staff in 1956.

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