Norther Rivers News

FRIEND TELLS OF FEAR FOR MISSING BACKPACKER

A Belgian backpacker who may have been the last person to see missing 18-year-old Theo Hayez, says he's concerned for his fellow traveller's welfare. 19-year-old...

STEM SUBJECT CHALLENGE FOR NORTHERN RIVERS SCIENCE STUDENTS

More than 1500 students from across the Far North Coast are taking part in an annual STEM challenge in Lismore. Hosted by Southern Cross University,...

SEARCH FOR BELGIAN BACKPACKER CONTINUES

Authorities have moved their search for missing Belgian Backpacker Theo Hayez to bushland near the Byron Bay Lighthouse. Specialist police will join the search today,...

STATE BUDGET | FUNDING ANNOUNCED FOR KEY INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS

Meanwhile Lismore MP Janelle Saffin has questioned the money allocated for the Northern Rivers. Included in today's budget is $53-million for stage 3 of the...

SEARCH FOR THEO HAYEZ FOCUSES ON MOBILE PHONE DATA

Scores of searchers have spent the day combing the coastline looking for missing Belgian backpacker Theo Hayez. The police and SES focussed their search on...

Weather with Gavin Morris

SEVERE FROSTS ON THE WAY

A Tasman low is set to maintain a southerly influence locally, making for a very wintry weekend with coastal showers. The next burst of cold...

Norther Rivers Sport

SOLI BAILEY NEEDS BIG RESULT IN UPCOMING RIO PRO

Far North Coast surfer Soli Bailey needs a solid result at the fifth round of the World Championship Tour in Rio, if he wants...