Koala habitat restoration project wins Green Globe

THE Tweed-Byron Koala Connections project has won the 2014 Natural Environment Sustainability Award at the NSW Government's Green Globe Awards.

The Green Globes honour excellence and innovation in protecting and enhancing natural ecosystems.

Launched in early 2013, Koala Connections is half way through its four-year program, and has already provided more than 40,000 trees and over 60 ha of regenerated habitat across Tweed and Byron coastal areas.


Sense of ‘hopelessness’ felt at time of break-in spree

Premium Content Sense of ‘hopelessness’ felt at time of break-in spree

A MAN has pleaded guilty to 21 offences from the Ballina and Lennox Head areas.

SIX unmissable events on the Northern Rivers this weekend

Premium Content SIX unmissable events on the Northern Rivers this weekend

There’s plenty to do this weekend if you're out and about

Grab a byte of brekkie, learn about Lismore’s ‘fibre zone’

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The prospect of faster, cheaper broadband is on the agenda