Coffs and Clarence News

Tue 30 Oct 2018

Coffs Coast kicking goals after masterful tournament

Coffs Coast kicking goals after masterful tournament

COFFS Harbour could see itself come a regular fixture on the AFL Masters circuit following the success of the 2018 AFL Masters National Carnival this month.

Mon 29 Oct 2018

'A debt of honour': Remembrance Day a special moment for Bob

'A debt of honour': Remembrance Day a special moment for Bob

REMEMBERANCE day will take on a special feel for the people of Dorrigo and for one of their number particularly - Dorrigo RSL Sub Branch Secretary Bob Denner.

Family history goes hand in hand with Dorrigo Show

Family history goes hand in hand with Dorrigo Show

THERE'S always a Burley involved at the Dorrigo Show - the family has either been on a committee, helping to run or just exhibiting their cattle.

Sun 28 Oct 2018

Jacaranda Festival blooming on 'tradition and memories'

Jacaranda Festival blooming on 'tradition and memories'

THE iconic Jacaranda Festival continues to grow while other events are failing - so what's the secret? You just have to ask Helen Templeton.

Sun 7 Oct 2018

Stroke survivors needed to share stories and save others

Stroke survivors needed to share stories and save others

STROKE Survivor Sue Bowden is hoping to inspire other's in her position in the Coffs area to get out and help boost stroke awareness.

Sat 6 Oct 2018

Seniors to rely on IQ to help reduce risk of falls

Seniors to rely on IQ to help reduce risk of falls

DOCTOR Hilton Beck believes he has found the solution for reducing the risk of falls for mature-aged Australians - The IQ Stick.

Thu 4 Oct 2018

New scheme to help seniors with mental health

New scheme to help seniors with mental health

COFFS Harbour seniors and those working with older people are set to be part of a new Older Persons Mental Health First Aid Training scheme.

Wed 3 Oct 2018

Local author set to take us on an emotional journey

Local author set to take us on an emotional journey

LOCAL author Kim Hodges returns to the Harry Bailey Memorial Library, Coffs Harbour, to discuss her new book 'Girl over the Edge',

SES veterans honoured at local award ceremony

SES veterans honoured at local award ceremony

RAY Faggotter was one of 40 NSW Clarence Nambucca Region SES volunteers honoured at local award ceremony at Coffs Harbour late last month.

Fri 28 Sep 2018

War veteran elated after return of stolen medals

War veteran elated after return of stolen medals

WAR veteran Gary Wilson thought he lost a big part of his life when his medals were stolen. But then they found their way home.

Sat 1 Sep 2018

Bellingen Spring Plant Fair grows bigger each year

Bellingen Spring Plant Fair grows bigger each year

THIS year’s Bellingen Spring Plant Fair will be far bigger than the two or three nurseries that took part in the first event back in 1990.

Thu 30 Aug 2018

Coffs country music fans to celebrate Buddy Williams 100th

Coffs country music fans to celebrate Buddy Williams 100th

HE WAS known as the Yodelling Jackaroo, one of Australia’s very first recording artists, radio personality Cliff Hudson, he was a friend.

Tue 28 Aug 2018

Mike Rubbo reveals the backstory to Travels with My Art

Mike Rubbo reveals the backstory to Travels with My Art

THE next Author Talk at Harry Bailey Memorial Library is a chance to visit the past and live in the now with an eye to the future thanks to the Mike Rubbo.

Fri 17 Aug 2018

Take a journey to Holland without leaving Coffs Harbour

Take a journey to Holland without leaving Coffs Harbour

IF YOU can't afford to go all the way to Holland to see historic Dutch villages and wooden clogs, The Clog Barn Holiday Park could be a fascinating alternative.

Tue 17 Jul 2018

Country music fans to celebrate legend Buddy Williams

Country music fans to celebrate legend Buddy Williams

AUSTRALIAN country music fans could make some toe-tapping history when they celebrate the 100th birthday of the legendary Buddy Williams in the town of Dorrigo.

Sun 10 Jun 2018

Clarence Valley community being called on for support

Clarence Valley community being called on for support

SHARED Lives is a free and accredited two-day course for people who want to open their homes to young people who cannot live with their biological parents.

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.

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