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CONCERNS OF DELAYS AS FEDERAL CIRCUIT COURT TRANSFERS TO QLD

There are concerns Newcastle's family court will be pushed to the brink...with the imminent departure of one of three judges. The Turnbull Government took seven ...
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COAST SHELTER LAUNCHES NEW APP

Coast Shelter has launched a new phone app, which will work alongside a domestic and family violence early intervention program. CEO, Laurie Maher, says teenagers ...
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GAMES A SPRINGBOARD FOR GOLD COAST ECONOMY

When the Commonwealth Games opens next week, it won't just be the start of competition. It's the culmination of years of work to use the ...
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THOUSANDS FLOCK TO SCOTTS HEAD FESTIVAL

A sunny day on the mid north coast helped draw thousands of people to Scotts Head's Food and Wine Festival. More than 50 stalls, representing ...
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INVERELL TO HOST NSW NATIONAL’S CENTENARY CONFERENCE

Inverell is set to play host to next year's New South Wales National's Centenary Conference, in a major coup for the region. The 2019 conference ...
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DEEGAN STAKES CLAIM FOR PAGE PRESELECTION

Longtime Northern Rivers resident Patrick Deegan, says he's got what it takes, to win labor party preselection for the Federal seat of Page. He and ...
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ANOTHER LOSS FOR WYONG ROOS

Wyong has suffered a fourth consecutive loss in the NSW Cup at the hands of Blacktown, going down by 16 points at Berkeley Vale Oval ...
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INTERNATIONAL VOLLEYBALL PLAYERS HIT COOLANGATTA

Coolangatta's been transformed into a beach volleyball playground, with dozens of international players hitting it out on the Coast. But it's the youngsters who are ...
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SAWTELL WOMEN TOO GOOD FOR NAMBUCCA

Meanwhile the Panthers were too strong for the Nambucca Roosters in the Women's League Tag match played at Sawtell ahead of the men's first grade ...
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WESTS OPEN 2018 NEWCASTLE RUGBY LEAGUE WITH A WIN

In the Newcastle competition, Wests have opened the 2018 season with a solid win over the Butcher Boys. The beaten grand finalists faced a Central ...
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TAMWORTH FC PRODUCE INSPIRING SECOND HALF TO BEAT DEMON KNIGHTS

In Northern Inland Football and the North Companions have registered their first win of the season, with the reigning premiers smashing South Armidale. In other ...
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GAV’S SURF: CONDITIONS SET TO DETERIORATE

The picturesque beach weather of Autumn is finally coming to an end, with conditions set to deteriorate over the weekend and into next week. South ...
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