Northern NSW News

Thu 17 Jan 2019

A vision is the start to Princess Peony story

A vision is the start to Princess Peony story

TWEED Coast writer Nette Hilton has never met illustrator Lucinda Gifford but her editor thinks she would really like her.

Wed 16 Jan 2019

Grandmother proves you're never too young for LEGO

Grandmother proves you're never too young for LEGO

SUNSHINE Coast grandmother Dianne Shields is proof positive that you are never too old to build with LEGO.

Thu 20 Dec 2018

Seachange switches the script for local screenwriter

Seachange switches the script for local screenwriter

TWEED Coast-based screenwriter Emma Jenson gave up the big city life for a quiet spot on the coast - but the seachange was the perfect mover for her career.

Wed 19 Dec 2018

Bowlers sweat it out for top prize in Summerland

Bowlers sweat it out for top prize in Summerland

FOR most of us that last week in December and first week in January is a time to eat, drink and be merry - but not for the region's bowlers.

Tue 18 Dec 2018

Community spirit helps land role with Cancer Council

Community spirit helps land role with Cancer Council

NERIDA Dean is a whirlwind of community spirit, determination and passion - so it's no surprise that Cancer Council NSW has just appointed her to their board.

Thu 29 Nov 2018

First aid trainer sparks life after retirement

First aid trainer sparks life after retirement

SHE'S trained thousands of people in first aid, but while Fay Gleave, now 84, officially retired from the St Johns Ambulance, it doesn't mean she's slowed down.

Sun 25 Nov 2018

Footpaths a concern for seniors in Northern NSW

Footpaths a concern for seniors in Northern NSW

THE condition and lack of footpath's was among the key concerns for older NSW residents according to a survey released by the Council on Ageing (COTA) NSW.

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