TELSTRA DOWN: Australia reacts to losing its internet

TELSTRA'S mobile networks across Australia, for about 800,000 services, went down at lunchtime on Tuesday.

Silver lining for shrinking hearts, says Josh Pyke

ON TOUR: Australian singer-songwriter Josh Pyke performs at the Star Court Theatre in Lismore on Saturday.

Josh Pyke is coming to Lismore this weekend.

Council elections in September, despite amalgamations

JUST THE TICKET: NSW Council elections are scheduled for September 10.

NSW Local Government Elections to proceed, despite amalgamations.

Win a VIP training session with the Gold Coast Suns

GAME ON: Lismore mayor Jenny Dowell and Suns Captain Gary Ablett at Oakes Oval during a previous visit.

Win a VIP training with the Gold Coast Suns.

Drought appeal a ray of hope for farmers

North Coast Drought Appeal organiser of 21 years Anne Thompson, from Clunes, reports well over 665 boxes of much needed goods were sent to drought stricken western NSW farmers at the end of last year.

Anne Thompson offers a ray of hope to farmers.

Protest against greyhound racing industry this weekend

INDUSTRY PROTEST: Animal rights advocates plan to hold a rally outside Lismore Greyhound Racing Track on Sunday.

Protest against the greyhound racing industry this Sunday.

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Top ten recent Australian Guinness world records

NUMBER 10: The tallest inflatable slide is 12.90 m high and was achieved by The Beachouse (Australia) as measured at the Brian Nadilo Reserve in Glenelg, Australia, on 27 November 2015.

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Before and after Lorne bushfires

"They were fair dinkum that it was a serious threat so I just packed the car and went," Ms Hawksworth said. "It's one of the driest years I've ever had, the grass crackles under foot. This is the third year I've had stuff packed next to my door. When I decided to go, I just put that in the car, grabbed some clothes and my pets and was off."
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Enjoying the bumpy African road

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ARM Editorial Awards 2015

Coffs Coast Advocate editor Matt Deans with the award for Best Front Page at the 2015 Australian Regional Media Editorial Awards.Photo Adam Hourigan / The Daily Examiner

The top journalists, photographers and editors came together on the Sunshine Coast...

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The 2016 Range Rover Evoque Convertible

War images Courtesy of Australian War Memorial

Australian soldiers in the support trenches on Pope's Hill, just before the start of the August Offensive and their ill-fated charge on August 7, 1915. Courtesy of Australian War Memorial C02699

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