Northern NSW News

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Saving a life: Grandmother's 'gift' creates medical history

Saving a life: Grandmother's 'gift' creates medical history

GRANDMOTHER Vicki Winmill has saved a life or two on the road to creating medical history after becoming the first organ donor at the Grafton Base Hospital.

Fri 21 Sep 2018

More than just a meal for Heather Steedman

More than just a meal for Heather Steedman

VOLUNTEERING at Meals On Wheels isn't a massive commitment but it is a satisfying one according to long-time Tweed volunteer Heather Steedman.

Wed 19 Sep 2018

No stopping the music for this octogenerian

No stopping the music for this octogenerian

MUSIC has always been octogenerian Elizabeth Swain's life but little did she realise she would still be breaking new ground after her eightieth birthday.

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Show time for Nimbin with lots to see and do

Show time for Nimbin with lots to see and do

THE 99th annual Nimbin Show will be held at the Nimbin Showground September 22-23 thanks to a small band of volunteers and a lot of enthusiasm.

Thu 30 Aug 2018

New healthy living purpose-built centre at Ballina

New healthy living purpose-built centre at Ballina

A PROGRAM aimed at giving older people better health and more independence has reached a major milestone with the opening of the Wellness Centre in Ballina.

Wed 29 Aug 2018

Woolly good cause: Grandma knits to save lambs from drought

Woolly good cause: Grandma knits to save lambs from drought

AGE is no barrier when it comes to helping farmers suffering from the drought.

Margaret eyes the big prize at world seniors championship

Margaret eyes the big prize at world seniors championship

MARGARET Fisher has her eyes on the big prize - finally winning gold in the singles championships for Australia at the World Super Seniors Tennis Championships.

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