ON THE ROAD AGAIN: Lee Kernaghan heads to Twin Towns in November.
ON THE ROAD AGAIN: Lee Kernaghan heads to Twin Towns in November.

What's on: Northern NSW

LEE KERNAGHAN - BACKROAD NATION TOUR TWEED HEADS

LEE Kernaghan brings his 'Backroad Nation' tour to Twin Towns on November 29 and 30. The extensive run has included 45 shows in the past year right across the country with Twin Towns among some of the last shows for this year.

AUDITIONS FOR SOFT MURDER

BETTE Guy will directing her play SOFT MURDER, at Lismore Theatre Company's Rochdale Theatre in March 2020 and auditions are to be held on Saturday November 23 between 10m and 2pm at The Workers Club in Keen Street. There are several male roles with a variety of ages required. Older men are welcome to audition. There are also two roles for females, between 25 and 40yrs. Bring a one minute piece to perform, although the audition will consist mostly of improvisations. Please bring a notebook of some kind.

Phone Bette on 02 6628 2034, 0401 344 827 or betimagine@gmail.com.

ROCK VALLEY HALL CHRISTMAS BBQ

THE annual Rock Valley Hall Christmas BBQ and Twilight Markets are on again, November 30. There will be market stalls, BBQ dinner, Santa for the kids, and great prize. The free event will be held from 5pm at Rock Valley Hall. Phone Betty Olivieri on 02 6629 3329 for more information.

JANICE CROUCH EXHIBITION

JANICE Crouch is passionate about Christmas and started creating Christmas ornaments for the tree, walls and doors over 40 years ago. Janice loves creating, designing and handmaking her ornaments out of simple materials, such as pegs, shells, nuts, etc, whatever she can find - she also adds bling! These unique, individual one-off handmade ornaments make great wall and/or door hangings. It's safe to say that in Janice's home it is Christmas all year round! Visit Janice at Creative Artisans Gallery (shop 8), Wigmore Arcade, River Street, Ballina from Wednesday 30th October when locally made unique Christmas decorations will be on exhibition and on sale.

THE NUTCRACKER

The Byron Ballet once again brings one of the world`s most popular ballets, The Nutcracker to Byron Theatre with a stronger cast than ever before. With four performances Friday, November 15 at 7pm, Saturday, November 16 at 2pm and 7pm and Sunday, November 17 from 5pm. Tchaikovsky`s musical score is sublime, instantly recognisable and a perfect introduction to classical music. Adult $33; Child U18 $22; Family of 4 $88; Children ages 1-2 years free. 

BALLINA PLAYERS ARE WICKED

SPEND the night enjoying local theatre at its best with Ballina Players production of Wicked - the Untold Story of the Witches of Oz! Friday, November 15. To book and select seats visit the Ballina Players Theatre. 

BALLINA PLAYERS WHITE RIBBON WALK

WALK along River & Cherry street to the new Ballina Indoor Sports Centre (BISC) to help end domestic violence in the town on Friday, November 22 from 2pm. At the BISC there will be guest speakers to highlight the need for collective action to stop violence against women. This walk is run by the Rotary Club of Ballina-on-Richmond and the Ballina Domestic Violence Liason Committee.

Phone 0401 956 996.

HARRISON CRAIG SINGS ELTON JOHN LOVE SONGS

AUSTRALIA'S Prince of crooning and love ballads, Harrison Craig, returns in 2019 to embark on a national tour honouring the emotional, intimate and soulful love songs of the great, Sir Elton John, playing the Lismore Town Hall on Friday, November 29.

For more, go to norpa.org.au.

THE ANIMALS

THE Animals return this November, playing Twin Towns on November 16, bringing with them more than 50 years of iconic rhythm and blues rock. Founding member and drummer John Steel will be joined by Mick Gallagher, the bands original keyboardist, Danny Handley on guitar and vocals and Roberto Ruiz on bass and vocals, as they perform all the classic hits. 'We Gotta Get Out Of This Place', Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood', 'Boom Boom', 'It's My Life', 'The House Of The Rising Sun', 'I Put A Spell On You', 'Bring It On Home To Me' and more.

KINGSCLIFF TRIATHLON

FOR a hit out or for fun! Join them in stunning Kingscliff for a fun, family-friendly triathlon at one of Australia's premier coastal sporting destinations on November 24. Kingscliff Triathlon,  61 Marine Parade, Kingscliff.

Phone 1300 282 949, email kingsclifftri@nxsports.org or go to kingsclifftri.com.au/.